|Hometown:||Winter Park, FL|
|High School:||Winter Park HS|
|Other College:||Seminole CC|
Finished his career at State with a 7-6 record in 48 appearances...Made ten starts, nine in his senior season...Earned four saves and pitching a total of 97.0 innings, while striking out 52.
Made two appearances in the CAA Championship, pitching 3.1 innings and striking out two...Worked as both a midweek starter and weekend reliever for the Panthers, compiling a 5-4 record with three saves...earned the win against No. 3 Georgia Tech on March 24th, the highest ranked opponent the Panthers have ever defeated, going five innings and allowing just one run...Tied for second most wins on the team and was third with 58.0 innings pitched...His 20 appearances were the second most on the team...Scored career highs in innings pitched (6.0) and strikeouts (8) in the Panthers 22-6 win over Florida A&M on March 10th...Earned wins in first three starts of the season.
Led team with 20 appearances with all but one coming from the bullpen ... Picked up lone save of the season after recording the final out against IPFW (3/2) ... Earned first win of the year with 2.1 innings of relief work against Jacksonville State, giving up just one run (3/18) ... Garnered win in lone start of the season, working four innings and giving up one run while striking out a season-high five against Alabama A&M (4/21).
Helped Mike Nicholson’s Raiders to a 31-19 record and a share of the Mid-Florida Conference regular-season title ... Made 17 appearances, including two starts, finishing season with 2-2 record and 4.85 ERA while leading the team with four saves ... Struck out 30 while only walking 11 in 39 innings.
Redshirted at Tallahassee Community College.
Played for Terry Alexander at Jacksonville University ... Made eight appearances and finished with an 0-1 record with a 6.35 ERA, but held batters to a .211 average.
Three-year starter for Bob King’s Winter Park Wildcats ... Posted a 19-6 career record on the mound ... Named first-team all-county and selected to the Big Blue All-Tournament team as a senior.
John Michael Locklear was born on Aug. 23, 1985, to Mike Locklear and Jim & Meg Pietkiewicz in Clearwater, Fla. ... Has one brother, Michael, and two sisters, JoBeth and Jacklynn ... His father (1977-79) and grandfather, Jack (1951-54), both played football at Auburn ... Graduated with a degree in sociology.