Shawn Riesgraf will return to Alexandria for a third season in the purple and orange. Riesgraf has appeared in 34 games for the Beetles making 12 starts. In 2010 Riesgraf made 10 starts for the Beetles. He had a 3.68 ERA with 35 strikeouts in 58.2 innings pitched. In 2011 Riesgraf made most of his appearances out of the bullpen. Riesgraf took the mound in 21 games with 33 innings pitched. At St. Cloud State, Riesgraf has proved to be one of the Huskies top pitchers over the last three years. So far this season, Riesgraf is 7-1 with a 1.65 ERA and 40 strikeouts in 49 innings pitched . He has pitched 1 complete game shut-out and was named the NCAA Division 2 Central Region player of the week this season. In 2011 Riesgraf posted a 7-1 record with 51.1 innings of work and in 2010 he went 8-2 in 67.1 innings of work. Riesgraf is a biomedical science major at SCSU.