LJ Newman#3 Bats/Throws: R/R
Position: C Ht.: 6-0 Wt.: 190
Hometown: Piedmont, S.C.
Previous School: USC Upstate
Eligibility: Jr. Major: Kinesiology
Started in 27 games … Closed the year with a .239 (21-for-88) batting average … Made three appearances on the mound with a single start against Lincoln Memorial (4/12) … Ended the season on the hill with a 4.50 ERA in four innings pitched … Went 3-for-4 with a double, two RBI and two runs scored in the season opener against UNC Pembroke (2/1) … Finished a perfect 2-for-2 against Coker (3/1) … Tallied a perfect 3-for-3 performance with two doubles in a narrow 8-7 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne (4/5) … Went 2-for-3 with one RBI and one run at Lander (4/16) … Finished the season with a 3-for-6 day with two doubles against Tusculum at the South Atlantic Conference Tournament (4/25).