|Hometown:||Corpus Christi, Texas|
|High School:||Calallen HS|
2011 (SOPHOMORE): Made a team-high 28 appearances on the season, including one start … went 0-1 with a 7.15 ERA, striking out 39 in 34 innings … struck out three in 1 2/3 shutout frames against Indiana (2/25) … punched out the side in a perfect inning at HBU (3/1) … struck three men out in 1 2/3 innings at UTPA (3/8) … tossed a perfect inning at UT-Brownsville (3/22) … had two strikeouts in two shutout frames against McNeese (3/26) … went 1 1/3 scoreless against UTPA (4/12) … struck out three in 1 2/3 at Rice (4/20) … punched out four in two innings in the opener with UTA (5/6) … tossed a 1-2-3 inning in the finale with the Mavs (5/8) … had 1 1/3 scoreless frames at SHSU (5/21) … got the start in an elimination game against SFA (5/27) and allowed two earned runs in four innings of work.
2010 (FRESHMAN): Appeared in 23 games in relief and started six games as a freshman for the Islanders … threw 48 1/3 innings going 2-3 as a starter … had a 4.47 ERA to lead all regulars … started the season in the bullpen … posted seven straight scoreless appearances to push his way into the rotation … collected a win out of the pen with three shutout innings against UTSA (4/2) … struck out three in four scoreless frames against Lamar (4/11) … did not allow a hit in four innings to pick up the win over Texas – Pan American (4/27) … struck out six in 3 1/3 innings against UT Arlington (5/1).
HIGH SCHOOL: Local product played for coach Steve Chapman at Calallen High School … was a teammate of sophomore Jeramie Marek and his brother, Sean, with the Wildcats … earned First Team all-district honors his senior season as a utility player as Calallen went 33-4 and was ranked nationally … was 4-0 on the mound in 19 1/3 innings with a 2.18 ERA striking out 21 … batted .371 with 10 RBI, 13 runs scored and a home run in 35 at-bats … missed much of junior year with injury as Wildcats won state title … also lettered in football, earning All-South Texas and All-Metro honors his senior season.
PERSONAL: Adam Ryan Hoelscher was born Jan. 1, 1991, in Corpus Christi … son of Les and Susan Hoelscher … has six siblings … is majoring in kinesiology.