Prior to Kent State
• Three-year letterwinner at Walsh Jesuit High School in Strongsville, Ohio, under head coach Chris Kaczmar, earning All-Cuyahoga River Baseball Conference honors.
• Named a 2011 Preseason Perfect Game/Rawlings All-America selection.
• Pitched a no-hitter with 28 straight scoreless innings during his senior year.
• Earned Akron Beacon-Journal Athlete of the Week and Cleveland Plain Dealer Player To Watch recognition.
• Also competed for Premier Baseball Academy under head coach Robert Ferns and played for Team Ohio in the Heartland Classic in Norman, Okla.
• Earned National Amateur Baseball Federation (NABF) World Series All-Tournament Team honors in 2011.
• Born April 4, 1993, in Rocky River, Ohio.
• Son of Mike and Debbie Faix. Sibling is Connor.
• Nickname is "Timmy."
• Enjoys spending time with his friends.
• Lists his parents as the people he admires the most.
• Is creeped out most by spiders.
• Doesn't have any pre-game rituals or superstitions.
• Would like to visit Jamaica.
• Majoring in sports administration with a minor in business.