2008 (Junior): Appeared in 18 games, starting seven recording a team high 6-2 mark with a 8.75 ERA ... Struck out 25 in 48.1 innings of work ... In conference play, went 2-2 in 26 innings for a 12.12 ERA ... Struck out 13 in nine appearances ... Worked five innings five times including a win over Mississippi State ... Allowed three runs on eight hits in the outing ... Took first win of season against Jacksonville State allowing three runs on three hits in five innings ... Struck out five against New Orleans picking up second win of the season ... Drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 21st round of Major League Baseball's first-year player draft.
2007 (Sophomore): Appeared in 25 contests with four starts, tossing 47.1 innings with a 4.94 ERA and 32 strikeouts ... Posted 2-2 record with two saves ... All four starts came in the month of May ... Did not allow an earned run in first seven outings of the year, tossing scoreless innings versus Jacksonville State, twice against Bowling Green and at Belmont ... Allowed two runs in two innings at Troy ... Tossed 1.2 scoreless frames to pick up his first save versus Southern Illinois ... Worked three scoreless innings in 10-inning victory at Arkansas State, striking out a season-high four ... Recorded his first victory with one inning of work versus Austin Peay ... Did not allow a run in next four outings, including two innings versus Louisiana-Monroe and a combined 2.1 innings in two appearances at Arkansas-Little Rock ... Posted his second save of the year with two-thirds of an inning on Sunday at UALR ... Roughed up for four runs on five hits in 1.1 innings against New Orleans ... Worked four innings of relief on Sunday at South Alabama, giving up one run with three strikeouts ... Tossed 5.1 total innings in two outings at USA, allowing only three hits with six strikeouts ... Drew first start at home versus Florida Atlantic, tossing five innings and giving up five earned runs and taking the loss ... Worked five innings at Florida International, allowing three earned runs with three strikeouts in a no decision ... Suffered a loss versus Western Kentucky, giving up two runs with four strikeouts in four innings ... Posted a victory versus Florida Atlantic at the Sun Belt Championships, allowing four runs in five innings.
Before Middle Tennessee: Member of team at Birmingham Southern College for two seasons, redshirting in 2005 and pitching in 2006 ... Worked in six games in 2006, all in relief, tossing 9.0 innings a 2.00 ERA, eight strikeouts and two walks ... Opponents batted just .257 against him ... Tossed 1.1 innings at Southern Miss, allowing a run on three hits ... Struck out four in 2.2 innings at Alabama A&M ... Tossed one shutout inning at Mississippi State and versus Trevecca and Troy ... Worked 2.0 innings against Radford, allowing one run on three hits with three strikeouts.
High School: Three-year letterwinner for the late Sammy Dunn at Vestavia Hills HS ... Named Honorable Mention 6A All-State by the Birmingham News and All-Area and All-Metro as senior ... Helped squad to area title, posting 9-0 record as senior ... Compiled 13-1 career mark ... Also lettered two years in basketball and one in football.
Personal: Jordan Daniel Alvis ... Son of Mike and Margie Alvis ... Born September 16, 1985 ... Majoring in aerospace/air traffic control.