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2014: Named First Team All-SEC by the league's head coaches ... Played in 69 games, drawing the start in 68 of them ... Hit .294 with 14 doubles, a triple and a team-leading 14 home runs for a .540 slugging percentage ... Tallied 53 RBI and 40 runs scored ... Fielded at a .995 clip at 1B with only three errors while tallying 515 putouts and 38 assists ... Posted 19 multiple-hit games, including 16 two-hit games and three three-hit games ... Tallied 14 multiple-RBI games, including four games with three RBI, and a game each with four and five RBI ... Posted a season-long hit streak of 15 games (3/28 - 4/19) ... Also turned in a streak of 20 consecutive games reaching base that extended five games past the hit streak ... Turned in his best offensive game of the regular season with four RBI against Georgia State (2/22) ... Turned in his only multiple-home run game with two home runs against Missouri (3/22) as he went 2-for-3 with three RBI and two runs scored ... NCAA TOURNAMENT: Started all 10 games of the NCAA Tournament, hitting .305 with six runs scored and nine RBI ... Turned in his best offensive performance of the year in the NCAA Oxford Regional opener against Jacksonville State (5/31) ... Went 3-for-4 with five RBI and two runs scored against the Gamecocks ... Also tallied a home run and a double in that win over JSU ... Drove in the game-winning run against No. 14 Washington to claim the NCAA Regional ... Came up big in the NCAA Super Regional clinching win over No. 1 Louisiana-Lafayette (6/9) with a 1-for-3 performance that included a home run, two runs scored and a walk ... COLLEGE WORLD SERIES: Started all four games at the College World Series ... Turned in his best performance with a 3-for-5 day against No. 2 TCU (6/19) in an elimination game that included two RBI and a double ...
2013: Played in 57 games, making the start in 48 games on the season ... Hit .237 with three home runs, three doubles and a triple ... Tallied 21 RBI and 21 runs scored ... Posted 10 multiple-hit games and three multiple-RBI games ... Scored the game-winning run in a 1-0 victory over No. 12 TCU (2/15) to open the season ... Posted a season-high three hits on three occasions ... Posted a season-high two RBI on three outings ... Turned in a 2-for-5 performance with two RBI, a run scored and a solo home run at Tennessee (4/20) ....The solo shot against the Vols in the eighth inning was the go-ahead and game-winning run to clinch the series and set up the sweep ... Also hit home runs at No. 11 Arkansas (3/15) in the series opener and at Auburn (5/5) ... Went 2-for-3 with a walk, two RBI and a run scored in that series finale at Auburn (5/5) ... NCAA TOURNAMENT: Made two appearance as a pinch hitter in the Raleigh Regional ... Drove in a run with a sacrifice fly against Binghamton (6/1) in an elimination game ... Went 1-for-1 against William& Mary (6/2) in the elimination game ...
2012: Played in 37 games, making the start in eight at designated hitter ... Hit .232 with two doubles, a home run, 11 RBI and five runs scored ... Posted three multiple-RBI games ... Came up with his first hit against Memphis (2/28) as a pinch hitter, going 1-for-1 with a run scored and an RBI ... Notched his first start against Jackson State (2/29), drawing a season-high three walks and scoring a run ... Posted his first multiple-RBI game as a pinch-hitter against UT-Martin, going 1-for-2 with a run scored and a season-high two RBI ... Also posted two-RBI against Tennessee (5/12) and TCU (6/1) ... Hit a two-run home run against the Vols in the ninth inning to tie the game and force extra-innings in a series clinching win ... NCAA TOURNAMENT: Started three games of the College Station Regional hosted by Texas A&M ... Made a pinch hit appearance against TCU (6/3) in the first championship game ... Went 1-for-4 with two RBI in the opener against TCU (6/1) ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years under head coach James Anderson at Freedom High ... Named an All-Conference selection and an All-Central Florida selection as a senior ... Hit .470 with six home runs and 26 RBI as a senior ... Turned in nine doubles and scored 18 runs ... Hit .417 for his career with 16 home runs and 78 RBI ... Tallied 22 career doubles with two triples and 64 runs scored ...
MISCELLANEOUS: Son of Mark and Susan Orvis ... Born November 12, 1992 ... Has one brother, Blake ...Father, Mark, played football at Northern Colorado ... Played summer ball with the Orlando Scorpions ... Drafted in the 19th round by the Boston Red Sox in the 2011 MLB Draft.
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Tuesday 9/23 at 4PM
@CoachHughFreeze reveals the helmets to the @olemissfb team at team meeting. pic.twitter.com/8jpVCvny4p— OleMissPix (@OleMissPix) September 29, 2014 2.
Wed 9/24 at 4PM
@OleMissFB practice hidden indoors so that team practice in helmets for safety reasons. pic.twitter.com/vA0Oo6Ps7S— OleMissPix (@OleMissPix) September... read more
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