|Position:||First Base/Third Base|
|High School:||Kell HS|
One of the most prolific players in school history, all-conference standout ranks in the top five of 16 different GSU career categories, including second in hits (271), runs (169), RBIs (175), doubles (58), at-bats (801) and games played (221)... Stands fourth with 400 total bases... Tied for sixth with 88 walks and 10th with 33 stolen bases... Defensively, stands third with 100 double plays turned and 1,067 putouts... Also holds school single-season records for hits (91) and RBIs (73)... Twice made All-CAA postseason teams... One All-CAA preseason selection... CAA Player and Rookie of the Week... Played in 50-plus games all four seasons at corner infield positions, making 203 starts.
Only Panther to start all 55 games, making all but one at first base... Led team in hits (60), RBIs (41), home runs (8), runs scored (37), total bases (98), slugging pct. (.458), and walks (25) and stolen bases (8)... Tied a career high with two homers against James Madison March 25, part of a season-high five RBIs and three runs scored... Had three hits in a game six times, including five times in conference action... Had two doubles against Mercer April 11... Belted one of four career triples against Penn March 3... Set personal bests defensively with a .983 fielding percentage and 428 putouts... Named preseason all-conference selection at third base.
Named to All-CAA first team after outstanding junior season in which he climbed into GSU's career top 10 in hits, average, RBIs, runs scored, doubles and sac flies... Played in 57 games at third and first base, making 55 starts... Second on team with .342 average and 76 hits, including 13 doubles and one home run... Piled up 92 total bases, scoring 43 runs and driving in 36... Slugged .414 while reaching base at a .396 rate... Stole 12 bases in 16 attempts... Also flashed terrific infield glove, making just 10 errors in 221 chances and recording eight-assist performance at Northeastern April 24... Named CAA Player of the Week March 8 after batting .474 over a difficult five-game stretch that featured wins over #23 Georgia Tech and Iowa... Drove in winning run with RBI single in 10th inning of season's final game May 21 to clinch GSU's spot in third-straight CAA Tournament... Had four hits, including two doubles, at Delaware April 3... Homered and scored four runs in 16-3 win over CAA Champion James Madison April 9... Went 2-for-4 with RBI and run scored in 6-3 win over Yellow Jackets March 2... Drove in five against Alabama State March 15... Stole two bases against Western Illinois February 26.
Set a pair of single season records during his sophomore season, establishing a new mark with 73 RBIs and with 91 hits, tying for the single season record after breaking the mark of 85 entering the year...Led the team with a .408 batting average, the third highest in school history and one of just six players to ever bat over .400...Also led team with 145 total bases, second most in school history and just six shy of the school record of 151...Led the Panthers with 20 doubles, tied for fifth most in school history, while scoring 59 runs, tied for the sixth most in a single season...His 223 at bats were the fifth most in a single season...Had a 15-game hitting streak snapped on April 23rd at VCU, the second longest on the team during the 2010 season...Went 5-for-6 with four runs scored against North Carolina Central on March 7th...Set a career-high and was just one shy of a school record with seven RBIs against Air Force on April 17th...Over the first weekend April, went 8-for-17 with four home runs and 12 RBIs against Towson...Followed that by going 4-for-4 with two runs scored at Auburn...Belted home runs in each of the final two regular season games against William & Mary on May 22 & 23.
Named to the All-CAA Third Team as a utility player after playing several positions for the Panthers during this freshman year...Went 4-for-14 in the CAA Championship, including a home run against No. 27 George Mason...Helped lead the Panthers to their first-ever CAA Championship, going 3-for-4 with three RBIs and two runs scored in the CAA Championship game against UNC Wilmington...Earned CAA Rookie of the Week honors on March 16th after going 9-for-16 with four runs scored and six runs batted in...Played in 52 games, making 37 starts...Batted .310 with 30 runs scored and 25 RBIs...Finished the year with 13 doubles, tied for third most on the team...Hit first career home run against Towson, helping the Panthers clinch a spot in the CAA Championship, driving in a career high five runs...Stole five bases and walked 16 times for a .377 on base percentage, while slugging at a .458 clip.
Named East Cobb Baseball Most Valuable Player for 2008 ... Earned all-county first team honors as a senior, while leading Kell High School in RBIs and belting out eight home runs...Helped lead his high school squad into the playoffs in each of his last two seasons...Played summer ball for the East Cobb Mets.
Born on March 8, 1990 to Allen and Michelle Williams in Marietta, Ga... Currently majoring in journalism.