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Aaron Buchanan
Aaron Buchanan

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Houston, Texas

High School:
Klein Forest HS

Last College:
Galveston JC

Height / Weight:
5-6 / 135

Position:
INF

Experience:
1L

B-T:
L-R

2010: Led team in batting with .349 average, in runs scored with 65, in hits with 83, in doubles with 21 and in bases on balls with 43. ... Also shared team lead with three triples. ... Had 37 runs batted in and posted a .475 slugging percentage and .462 on-base percentage. ... Was second on team with seven sacrifice flies and stole 14 bases on 17 attempts. ... Had .969 fielding percentage with only 10 errors on 321 chances. ... Had two, four-hit games, one against UT Arlington and the other in the Cardinals' 17-7 victory over Texas State in the championship game of the Southland Conference Tournament. ... Slugged his only home run of the season and matched his career-high with four ruins batted in in that game. ... Enjoyed a 15-game hitting streak early in the season and hit safely in 11 of the Cardinals' final 12 games.... Had a team-best, 25 multi-hit games, including one stretch of six in a row. ... Made the 2010 SLC Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll with a 3.64 grade point average.

Junior College: Played at Galveston JC for coach Javier Solis ... Batted .354 as sophomore, collecting 14 doubles, four home runs, 36 runs batted in and 30 bases on balls. ... Named the team MVP and earned all-conference recognition. ... Also made the President's List.

High School: Played for coach Jason Willis at Klein Forest HS ... Hit .382 as a junior and .414 as a senior. ... Made First Team All-District as a junior and senior and was a twotime team MVP.

Personal: Aaron Rease Buchanan was born 2/12/88 in Houston, Texas ... Parents are Larry and Reanay Buchanan ... Major is General Studies. ... Hobbies are fishing, hunting, baseball and football. ... Cousin Kolby Gray plays football at the University of Pittsburgh.

10/12/2011

Lamar sets 2011 Baseball Fall World Series

The best of seven series will begin on Oct. 19

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