29 Josh Lydon
29 Josh Lydon
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Shavertown, Pa.
High School: Dallas
Position: P
Major: Business Administration
app 15
gs 1
w 0
l 1
sv 2
ip 15.2
era 6.32
k 9

Freshman Year (2019)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Made 15 appearances on the mound in his first season at Scranton, tying for the fourth most appearances in a season in program history
  • Tied for the team-lead with two saves and finished the year with a 6.32 ERA
  • Struck out nine batters in 15.2 innings pitched
  • Earned first collegiate save with 1.2 perfect innings in a 6-5 win over Bridgewater St. on Mar. 10
  • Also notched a save with a scoreless ninth inning in a 7-6 win at Catholic on Mar. 31
  • Logged a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage with one putout and seven assists

High School/Personal

  • Prepped at Dallas H.S. where he was a member of the baseball team
  • Won state and district championships in 2017
  • Was 12-1 as a senior and 15-6 as a junior
  • Two-time Citizens Voice and Times Leader All-Star (2017, 2018)
  • Achieved High Honors
  • Is the son of Theresa and Tim Lydon
  • Also has two younger siblings, Katie and Christian
Recent Games
May 2 Elmira (N.Y.) W, 8-3
May 4 at Moravian W, 7-3
May 4 at Moravian L, 8-4
May 7 Keystone W, 8-3
May 10 vs. Susquehanna L, 6-5
May 11 vs. Catholic L, 5-4
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 15 4
Plate appearances 0 0
At Bats 0 0
Runs 0 0
Hits 0 0
Doubles - -
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 0 0
Total bases 0 0
Walks - -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts - -
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average - -
On Base Percentage - -
Slugging Percentage - -
Appearances 15 4
Games started 1 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 1 0
Saves 2 1
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 15.2 3.2
Hits 18 2
Runs 17 3
Earned Runs 11 2
Walks 10 -
Strikeouts 9 3
Strikeouts per Game 5.17 7.36
Doubles Allowed 5 1
Triples Allowed 1 -
Home Runs Allows 1 1
At Bats Against 65 14
Batting Average Against .277 .143
Earned Run Average 6.32 4.91
Wild pitches 3 -
Hit Batters 1 1
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed 1 -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed 2 -
Total Chances 8 3
Put Outs 1 1
Assists 7 2
Errors 0 0
Fielding Percentage 1.000 1.000
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed 4 -
Runners Caught Stealing 1 -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .200 -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 23 Albright L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Montclair St. L, 16-10 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 3 Plattsburgh   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. No. 5 Swarthmore L, 27-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Marietta W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Bridgewater St. W, 6-5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 12 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 14-7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Eastern Conn. St. L, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna W, 12-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna L, 17-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 Arcadia L, 16-11 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 23 Juniata W, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Juniata W, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Juniata W, 9-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 26 Marywood W, 29-11 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 30 at Catholic W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Catholic L, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Catholic W, 7-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 2 King's (Pa.) W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Misericordia L, 16-9 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 6 Drew L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Drew L, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Drew L, 13-9 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at DeSales L, 17-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 at Susquehanna L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 Wm. Paterson L, 10-1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 17 at Widener W, 10-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 at Moravian L, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Muhlenberg W, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Franklin & Marshall L, 8-7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 27 Elizabethtown W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 Elizabethtown L, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Elizabethtown W, 11-6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 30 Wilkes L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 Elmira (N.Y.) W, 8-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 4 at Moravian W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 at Moravian L, 8-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 7 Keystone W, 8-3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 10 vs. Susquehanna L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 vs. Catholic L, 5-4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 23 Albright L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Montclair St. L, 16-10 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 3 Plattsburgh   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. No. 5 Swarthmore L, 27-8 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Marietta W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Bridgewater St. W, 6-5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 12 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 14-7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 13 vs. Eastern Conn. St. L, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna W, 12-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna L, 17-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 Arcadia L, 16-11 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 23 Juniata W, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Juniata W, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Juniata W, 9-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 26 Marywood W, 29-11 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 30 at Catholic W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Catholic L, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Catholic W, 7-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 2 King's (Pa.) W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Misericordia L, 16-9 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 6 Drew L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Drew L, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Drew L, 13-9 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 9 at DeSales L, 17-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 at Susquehanna L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 Wm. Paterson L, 10-1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 17 at Widener W, 10-8 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 at Moravian L, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Muhlenberg W, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Franklin & Marshall L, 8-7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 27 Elizabethtown W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 Elizabethtown L, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Elizabethtown W, 11-6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Apr 30 Wilkes L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 Elmira (N.Y.) W, 8-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 4 at Moravian W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 at Moravian L, 8-4 - - - - - - - - - -
May 7 Keystone W, 8-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 10 vs. Susquehanna L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 vs. Catholic L, 5-4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 23 Albright L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Montclair St. L, 16-10 0 0 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 9.00 1 - -
Mar 3 Plattsburgh   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. No. 5 Swarthmore L, 27-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Marietta W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Bridgewater St. W, 6-5 0 0 0 1 1.2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 -
Mar 12 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 14-7 0 0 0 0 0.2 0 0 0 0.00 2 1 -
Mar 13 vs. Eastern Conn. St. L, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna W, 12-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna L, 17-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 Arcadia L, 16-11 0 0 1 0 1.1 3 5 3 20.25 2 - -
Mar 23 Juniata W, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Juniata W, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Juniata W, 9-2 0 0 0 0 1.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 26 Marywood W, 29-11 0 0 0 0 1.0 - - - 0.00 1 - -
Mar 30 at Catholic W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Catholic L, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Catholic W, 7-6 0 0 0 1 1.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 2 King's (Pa.) W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Misericordia L, 16-9 0 0 0 0 0.1 3 3 3 81.00 1 - -
Apr 6 Drew L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Drew L, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Drew L, 13-9 0 0 0 0 0.2 2 3 2 27.00 - 1 1
Apr 9 at DeSales L, 17-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 at Susquehanna L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 Wm. Paterson L, 10-1 0 0 0 0 1.1 2 1 1 6.75 - - -
Apr 17 at Widener W, 10-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 at Moravian L, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Muhlenberg W, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Franklin & Marshall L, 8-7 1 0 0 0 2.0 3 3 1 4.50 2 1 -
Apr 27 Elizabethtown W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 Elizabethtown L, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Elizabethtown W, 11-6 0 0 0 0 1.0 - - - 0.00 - 2 -
Apr 30 Wilkes L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 Elmira (N.Y.) W, 8-3 0 0 0 0 1.0 - - - 0.00 - 2 -
May 4 at Moravian W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 at Moravian L, 8-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 7 Keystone W, 8-3 0 0 0 0 1.0 2 - - 0.00 - 1 -
May 10 vs. Susquehanna L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 vs. Catholic L, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.2 1 1 - 0.00 1 1 -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 23 Albright L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Montclair St. L, 16-10 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 3 Plattsburgh   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. No. 5 Swarthmore L, 27-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 vs. Marietta W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Bridgewater St. W, 6-5 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 14-7 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Eastern Conn. St. L, 11-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna W, 12-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna L, 17-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 20 Arcadia L, 16-11 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 23 Juniata W, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Juniata W, 8-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 Juniata W, 9-2 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 26 Marywood W, 29-11 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Catholic W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 30 at Catholic L, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Catholic W, 7-6 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 2 King's (Pa.) W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Misericordia L, 16-9 0 0 0 0 - - 1 - - - -
Apr 6 Drew L, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Drew L, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 7 Drew L, 13-9 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 9 at DeSales L, 17-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 10 at Susquehanna L, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 16 Wm. Paterson L, 10-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Widener W, 10-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 at Moravian L, 9-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 24 Muhlenberg W, 7-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Franklin & Marshall L, 8-7 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 2 1 .333 - -
Apr 27 Elizabethtown W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 Elizabethtown L, 12-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Elizabethtown W, 11-6 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 30 Wilkes L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 Elmira (N.Y.) W, 8-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
May 4 at Moravian W, 7-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 at Moravian L, 8-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 7 Keystone W, 8-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
May 10 vs. Susquehanna L, 6-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 11 vs. Catholic L, 5-4 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2018-19 15 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Total 15 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2018-19 15 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Total 15 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2018-19 15 1 0 1 2 - 15.2 18 17 11 10 9 5.17 1 6.32
Total 15 1 0 1 2 - 15.2 18 17 11 10 9 5.17 1 6.32
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2018-19 15 8 1 7 0 1.000 - 4 1 .200 - -
Total 15 8 1 7 0 1.000 - 4 1 .200 - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 15 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Conference 4 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 10 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Away 2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Neutral 3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
Wins 7 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
Losses 8 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
-
February 1 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
March 6 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
April 5 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
May 3 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - -
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 15 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Conference 4 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 10 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Away 2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Losses 8 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
February 1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
March 6 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
April 5 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
May 3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 15 1 0 1 2 - 15.2 18 17 11 10 9 5.17 1 6.32
Conference 4 0 0 0 1 - 3.2 2 3 2 - 3 7.36 1 4.91
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 10 1 0 1 0 - 11.1 14 13 8 6 7 5.56 1 6.35
Away 2 0 0 0 1 - 1.1 3 3 3 1 - .00 - 20.25
Neutral 3 0 0 0 1 - 3.0 1 1 0 3 2 6.00 - 0.00
-
Wins 7 0 0 0 2 - 7.2 2 0 0 1 5 5.87 - 0.00
Losses 8 1 0 1 0 - 8.0 16 17 11 9 4 4.50 1 12.38
-
February 1 0 0 0 0 - 1.0 2 1 1 1 - .00 - 9.00
March 6 0 0 1 2 - 6.2 3 5 3 5 1 1.35 - 4.05
April 5 1 0 0 0 - 5.1 10 10 7 3 4 6.75 1 11.81
May 3 0 0 0 0 - 2.2 3 1 - 1 4 13.50 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 15 8 1 7 0 1.000 - 4 1 .200 - -
Conference 4 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 10 6 0 6 0 1.000 - 2 1 .333 - -
Away 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Neutral 3 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
-
Wins 7 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Losses 8 5 0 5 0 1.000 - 4 1 .200 - -
-
February 1 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
March 6 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
April 5 3 0 3 0 1.000 - 3 1 .250 - -
May 3 1 0 1 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -