Chanticleers end the season with a 24-33 record
Chanticleers defeated Campbell, 9-2, in the opening round of the Big South Championship
Chants face host and #2 seed Winthrop Wednesday at 4:30 pm
Kyle Jackson hit a grand slam in the second inning.
Chants to honor baseball seniors prior to first pitch Saturday. Game time is Noon.
2014 (So.): Played in 41 games and started 15, being a regular defensive replacement late in games most of the season ... Batted .292 and was 8-for-8 on stolen bases ... Closed 2014 in spectacular fashion, starting the final seven games, and carried it through to the summer in the Coastal plain League ... Was 4-for-11 (.363) at the Big South Tournament with four runs scored, two walks and three stolen bases ... Ended 2014 with a seven-game hits streak, batting .429 (12-for-28) with two hits over the span ... Part of CCU's six-run rally versus UMBC in the eighth inning, coming off the bench to go 1-for-1 with an RBI double and run scored ... Also sparked a comeback attempt in the High Point finale by coming off the bench and going 2-for-4 with a walk and run scored ... Drew a walk as a pinch hitter to start the ninth at North Carolina and came around to score the game-tying run ... Pinch hit in the ninth in the Radford opener and delivered an RBI triple to give CCU breathing room in the win ... Was a late-inning defensive replacement in game two, but went 1-for-1 with a stolen base to give CU a 4-3 lead in the 8th ... Went 2-for-4 in the Liberty finale, 2-for-5 at College off Charleston, 2-for-4 in the first Campbell game and 2-for-4 in the finale ... Scored three runs in the 10-7 season finale win over Campbell ... Summer 2014: Named Coastal Plain League All-Star and ended the season third in the CPL with a .374 batting average (42 games) ... Added 11 doubles and was fourth in the league with 24 stolen bases (31 att.).
2013 (Fr.): Played in 29 games and drew nine starts ... Batted. 255 overall and, in his nine starts, batted.250 (7-for-28) with seven walks ... Did not commit an error in 26 chances with an outfield assist ... Came off the bench to go 0-for-3 versus NC State but he drew two walks and scored twice in the 5-4, 10-inning loss ... Came off the bench to go 2-for-2 with an RBI and run scored in the second Winthrop game ... Had a career game in the Radford finale, going 3-for-5 with an RBI ... Summer of 2013: PerfectGame.org named him the 28th-best prospect from the Perfect Game Summer League.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Listed honorable mention to the ESPNHS.com top players in Pennsylvania prior to his senior season ... Three-time first team All-WPIAL AAA Section 3 ... As a senior, named to the WPIAL Coaches Association Class AAA All-Star game ... Also a standout wrestler at Montour.