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Derek Martin
Derek Martin

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Barnwell, SC

High School:
Barnwell

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195

Position:
IF

Birthdate:
01/17/1985

Bats/Throws:
Both/Right


2007: Appeared in all 63 games for the Chanticleers... Was named to the All-Big South Tournament Team... Hit .615 with two doubles and four runs-batted-in during the four games... On the year, hit .304 with 14 doubles, two home runs and 45 RBI... Had 20 sacrifices, which was 11th in the country... Had home runs in back-to-back games against Charleston Southern April 1 and Troy April 6... Was 2-for-4 with three RBI in a win over VMI April 22... Had five hits and three RBI in the series against Radford... Was 7-for-11 in the Charleston Southern series... Drove in four runs Feb. 16 against Pittsburgh... Made the final out in Coastal's 5-4 win over Nebraska May 5... In the first game against the Cornhuskers, was 2-for-3 with two RBI... Made 126 assists at third base...

2006: Played in 47 games, all starts, for the Chanticleers... Hit .238 with three doubles, a triple, a home run and 19 RBI... Against George Mason Feb. 19, was 3-for-4 with four runs scored... Also had three hits against West Virginia March 5 and Birmingham-Southern April 15... Drove in three runs in a win over High Point March 19... Hit his home run at Georgia Southern March 29... Had eight multi-hit games...

2005: Played in only three games for the Chanticleers before redshirting due to a shoulder injury... Had his lone hit in an 11-5 win over East Carolina Feb. 18... 2004: Appeared in 45 games for Coastal while making 33 starts... Hit .272 with five doubles, two home runs and 26 RBI... Hit .327 in Big South games... Went 2-for-4 against Birmingham-Southern May 29 in the first championship game... In just his second game in his career against The Citadel March 10, went 2-for-4 with three RBI in a 12-3 win... Had a breakout game against Elon April 27, going 4-for-4 with a double, a home run and three RBI... Had nine multi-hit games and six multi-RBI games... Had the game-winning two-RBI single in a 4-3 win over High Point May 22... Made only seven errors in 105 chances at third base and shortstop... Had a .360 slugging percentage and a .339 on-base percentage...

High School: Earned three varsity letters at Barnwell High School... Hit .390 and had a .975 fielding percentage his senior season... Was a two-time All-Region selection and was a North/South All-Star selection his senior season... Hit .419 his junior year with a .992 fielding percentage...

Personal: Born Jan. 17, 1985... Majoring in secondary education at Coastal.