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Priaulx

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#33

First Base
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 235
Year: Senior
Hometown: Warner Robins, Ga.
High School: Warner Robins HS

Bio

2018: Earned Second Team All-Big South honors as well as being named to the All-Academic Team … Played in and started 53 of 54 games, primarily as the team’s left fielder … Hit .350, totaling 75 hits with a team-high 14 doubles and six home runs … Slugged .500, second-highest on the team ... Drove in a team-high 41 runs and scored 23 runs … Had a career-best 107 total bases on the year… Named the Big South’s Player of the Week on March 12 after batting .722 (13-for-18) in five non-conference games, headlined by a pair of 5-for-5 performances … Had 19 multi-hit games and 11 multi-RBI games … Went 4-for-5 with four RBI against Charleston Southern on March 24 … Went 4-for-4 with a pair of doubles against USC Upstate on March 20 … Had an 11-game hit streak from Feb. 17-March 7.


2017: CoSIDA Academic All-District selection ... Played in 56 games, making 55 starts ... Hit .271 with 11 doubles, two triples, a team-high eight home runs, 27 runs and a team-high 42 RBIs ... Slugged .453, third-highest on the team, and led the team with 97 total bases ... Played and started in 21 games against Big South opponents, driving in 13 runs with 31 total bases ... Managed 17 multi-hit games, tied for the team lead, and 10 multi-RBI games, tied for second on the team...had a 10-game hitting streak from Feb. 28 to Mar. 12, going 17-for-40 (.425) with seven runs, 10 RBIs, four doubles, two triples and a homer ... Also had a seven-game hitting streak Apr. 4-14, going 10-for-27 (.370) with four runs, nine RBIs, two doubles and two home runs ... Season-high three hits against Stony Brook and Auburn ... Season-high three RBIs against Auburn on Mar. 10, Western Carolina on Apr. 11 and Winthrop on May 28 in the Big South Tournament ... Collected at least one hit in 40 games ... Named Big South Player of the Week on April 10, after going 6-for-16 (.375) with three runs, two doubles, a homer and six RBIs to lead the team to a 4-0 week.


2016: Played in 51 games, making 40 starts between first base and designated hitter … Batted .259 with five doubles, five home runs, 22 runs and 33 RBIs, second-most on the team … Came on strong in conference play, batting .314 (22-for-70) with three doubles, six runs, a homer and 15 RBIs in 22 games (17 starts) … Did not commit an error in 146 chances at first base … Totaled 12 multi-hit games and nine multi-RBI games, including four three-RBI games and a career-high four-RBI game … Hit pinch-hit, go-ahead home runs in back-to-back at-bats in two of first three at-bats of the season … Hit a three-run home run in the top of the 9th against Furman to PC in front on February 21 at Fluor Field … Followed with a two-run home run in the sixth inning against Towson on February 26 to help lead PC to the 7-5 victory … Also homered in the following game to make it three straight with a home run … Season-high three hits against Liberty on April 24, going 3-for-6 with three RBIs, including a walk-off single to give PC its first-ever series victory against the Flames … Went 2-for-4 with a career-high four RBIs against Charleston Southern on May 19 … Seven-game hitting streak from February 21 to March 5, going 9-for-18 (.500) with a double, three home runs, nine runs and 10 RBIs … Also homered at The Citadel on March 19 and against Longwood in game one on April 30


2015: Played in 37 games, starting 18 (13 at designated hitter, three at first base, one in left field and one in right field) ... Made his collegiate debut against Delaware State (2/13) and his first start against Holy Cross (2/28), going 2-for-4 against the Crusaders as a designated hitter ... Picked up his first collegiate hit agianst Wofford (2/18) as a pinch hitter and drove in his first run in a win against Holy Cross (3/2) ... Posted two hits, three RBI and a home run against USC Upstate (4/21) ... Ended the season on a four-game hit streak ... Did not commit an error.


High School: Garnered a series of awards as an All Region 2-AAAAA First Team selection at first base for Warner Robins High School and earned First Team All-Region 5A honors as well as an All-State selection ... Selected as the Warner Robins's Most Valuable Player, Best Offensive Player, Coaches Award and received the Varsity Slugger Award while leading the county in home runs ... Also received numerous academic accolades for his efforts in the classroom ... In 2013, he earned the Georgia Certificate of Merit Recipient (top 10 percent of class) and the Warner Robins Optimist Club Student of the Month.


Personal: Son of Erin and Don Priaulx ... Majoring in biology.

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