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Hayes Orton
Hayes Orton

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sylacauga, Ala.

High School:
Sylacauga HS

Last College:
Wallace State CC

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 180

Position:
CF/LF

Bats/Throws:
B/R


#5 Hayes Orton
5-11, 180, LF, B/R, Sr.
Sylacauga, Ala. / Sylacauga HS (Wallace State CC)

2010 (Jr.): Played in 18 games, starting the San Diego (March 28) contest at designated hitter ... Batted .280 ... In two games versus Presbyterian (April 2 and 3 Game 1), went 4-for-4 (1-for-1 and 3-for-3) with five RBI and three runs scored ... In his second game, hit a three-run home run and delivered an RBI single ... Followed that with a 1-for-2 performance, scoring once, in a win over UNC Wilmington (April 6) ... In the Myrtle Beach Regional elimination game versus Stony Brook (June 6), came off the bench to go 1-for-2 with an RBI and run scored.

Prior to Coastal Carolina: Played two seasons at Wallace State Community College... Was a two-year starter who hit .375 in 2009 ... Was a second team all-region selection his freshman year ... Was 13-of-13 in stolen bases his sophomore season ... Sylacauga HS: An All-State selection his senior season ... Hit .440 with five home runs and 35 RBI ... Also earned All-State honors and was the runner-up for the Alabama Player of the Year his junior season ... Was the Talladega County Player of the Year in 2006 ... Hit .475 with nine home runs and 50 RBI his junior season ... Earned All-Talladega County honors his sophomore season, hitting .435 with 29 RBI ... Also played football for four years at Sylacauga... Was in the National Honor Society.

Personal: Born Oct. 24, 1988... Son of Tim and Mickey Orton... Dad, Tim, played basketball at Alabama.

Orton's Career Statistics

Year     AVG   GP-GS    AB   R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI  TB   SLG% BB HBP  SO  OB%  SF SH  SB-Att  PO  A  E  FLD%
2010    .280   18-1     25  10    7   0   0   1    6  10  .400   5  1    8 .419   0  0   0-0     5  0  0  1.000