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Will Kilgore
Player Profile:
Will Kilgore 2431546
Position: Infielder
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Columbus, Ga.
High School: Columbus/Georgia Perimeter

CAREER STATISTICS

ACADEMIC HONORS
• Sun Belt Conference Commissioner's List, 2015-16, 2016-17
• President's List, Fall 2016, Spring 2017
• Dean's List, Fall 2015; Spring 2016

AT GEORGIA STATE: Two-year starter at second base ... Career batting average of .261 with nine homers and 42 RBI in 92 games ... Junior college transfer who joined the program in 2015-16 after one season at Georgia Perimeter.

2017: Second on the team with seven homers ... Hit .261 on the season, but had a .310 average with six homers in Sun Belt games ... Homered twice in the Texas State series, including a solo homer and a two-run double in the seventh inning in Sunday's 11-8 series-clinching win ... Went 6-for-11 with two RBI in Little Rock series.

Delivered a two-out, two-run single to key a five-run fourth-inning in 6-4 win over Western Michigan (2-18-17) ... Hit a two-run homer at Georgia Tech (2-28-17) ... Had another two-run homer at South Alabama (3-26-17) and a solo shot vs. Coastal Carolina (4-1-17) ... Hit a two-run homer for the Panthers' first runs in 8-6 win at App State (4-21-17) ... Added a solo homer vs. ULM (4-28-17).

2016: Starting second baseman who hit .261 wih two homers, 10 doubles and 23 RBI ... In Sun Belt plays, he posted a .312 batting average with 14 RBI while making just one error for a .990 fielding percentage.

Gave GSU a walk-off win over Minnesota (3-5-16) when he led off the bottom of the 10th inning with his first homer. Also had a three-run double to drive in all four GSU runs in the 4-3 victory ... Had an RBI in both wins in the Arkansas State series ... Contributed a two-run single in GSU's five-run ninth inning in 10-6 win at Mercer (3-30-16) ... Went 6-for-12 with a homer, a double and four RBI in UT Arlington series ... Had a two-run double in 7-3 win at ULM (4-15-16) ...

Contributed four hits and three RBI in Appalachian State series, plus a run-saving defensive play in 11-inning victory in the series clincher ... Drove in three runs with a two-run single and a sacrifice fly in 10-9, 11-inning win at Texas State (5-8-16) ... In the final series at rival Georgia Southern, he was 4-for-6 in two games before suffering a broken collarbone.

JUNIOR COLLEGE/HIGH SCHOOL: Hit .348 as a freshman at Georgia Perimeter in 2015 ... Scored 36 runs and drove in 39 with two homers, four doubles and two triples ... Was 16-for-18 on stolen bases ... Drew 27 walks on his way to a .439 on-base percentage.

Four-year letterwinner at Columbus High School, which won state titles in Class AAA his freshman and sophomore years ... All-Bi-City selection as a junior and senior ... Perfect Game Underclass Honorable Mention All-American in 2012 and 2013 and All-Southeast Region in 2014.

PERSONAL: Full name is Guy Willis Kilgore IV … Born May 16, 1996 … Parents are Guy and Patty Kilgore ... Major is undecided.

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