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Johnny Cole
Johnny Cole

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Davie, Fla.

High School:
Archbishop McCarthy HS

Last College:
Palm Beach Atlantic Univ.

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 220

Position:
1B

Bats/Throws:
B/L


Will sit out the 2013 season per NCAA transfer rules ... Made the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League All-Star team and was listed as the 29ht-best pro prospect in the league.

Prior to Coastal Carolina: Played two seasons at Palm Beach Atlantic University ... 2012 (So.): Split time between first base and designated hitter in his second season while being a regular middle-of-the-order bat ... Played in 37 games while making 29 starts on the season ... Concluded the season with a .315 batting average in 108 at-bats with 34 hits including five doubles ... Tallied 13 runs scored, 11 runs driven in, 13 walks and two stolen bases for the season ... Collected seven multi-hit games including four games with three hits ... Drove in two runs in three different contests ... 2011 (Fr.): Emerged as a regular fixture in the everyday lineup at either first base or as a designated-hitter as a true freshman ... Played in 47 total games while making 39 starts on the season ... Collected 138 at-bats while producing a .275 batting average ... Finished with 38 hits including two doubles and two home runs ... Scored 21 total runs while driving in 27 runs which tied him for second on the team in RBI ... Led the squad in walks with 27 ... Registered nine multi-hit games including a season-best performance of a 4-for-5 showing on April 8 against Warner, where he also drove in three ... Blasted his first career home run while driving in a season-high of five runs on Feb. 21 at Ave Maria as he concluded the game 3-for-4 with two runs scored and two walks ... At Archbishop McCarthy HS: Honored as a two-time selection of All-Dade County by the Sun-Sentinel and Miami Herald ... Selected first team All-State ... Finished runner-up as Broward County's Top Athlete of the Year by the Miami Herald ... Helped lead the team to a pair of State Championships and one National Championship.