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


• Sun Belt Conference Commissioner’s List, 2015-16
• President’s List, Fall 2016
• Dean’s List, Fall 2015; Spring 2016

Earned starting berth at second base in his first year at GSU ... Junior college transfer who joined the program after one season at Georgia Perimeter.

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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