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Josiah Burney
Player Profile:
Josiah Burney 1380037
Position: 1st Base
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Gloucester, Va.
High School: Gloucester
Experience: 3 Years

2014: Second Team All-C-USA selection...Team RBI Leader...Top 3 In C-USA in homers...12 multiple RBI games...5 RBI in a game at La. Tech...C-USA Player of the Week (3-24)... Hit three homers in weekend series at LA. Tech...Hit .327 with 4 homers and 26 RBI in C-USA games...

2013: Six multiple RBI games...3 RBI in a game vs. JMU...Belted two homers in a game at Delaware...Longest hitting streak was seven games.

2012: Hit two homeruns in a game vs. Hofstra along with 3 RBI...4 hits in a game vs. VMI.

2011: Collegiate Baseball Freshman All-American selection...CAA All-Rookie selection...Four RBI vs. W&M (3-12)...Four hits vs. Mason (4-4)...Two homers in a game vs. W&M (3-12)...All eight of his homers came against CAA teams...Hit .286 in CAA games...Also pitched in one game. DH in 39 games.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year lettermen at Gloucester HS...Three-time First team Daily Press All-District...1st team All-Region and All-State at third base...27-game hitting streak... Hit over .400 three straight years.

PERSONAL: William Josiah Burney...Parents:Dean Burney and Felicia Camper...One brother: Wayne; three sisters: Jessica, Christina and Sarah...Plans to major in: Psychology...Nickname: Joey, Jo-Jo...Favorite Sports Personality: Chipper Jones of the Atlanta Braves...Person in history would most like to meet: Jesus and Harriet Tubman...Favorite Food: Chinese...Favorite Movie: Anchor Man...If I could play a musical instrument it would be: Oboe..Favorite Book Read: "A Band in the Road" by Nicholas Sparks...Dream Job: Broadcasting...

YR    GP/GS    AB   R      H      2B  3B  HR  RBI SLG   BA
2011  45/40   148  19   38       7     0   8      34  .466  .257
2012  47/39   137  14   37     10   1    4      22  .445  .270
2013  49/37   129  15   34     4      1   4      22  .403  .264
2014 60/57 202 33 57 17 2 6 41 .475 .282
TLS 201/173 616 81 166 38 4 22 119 .451 .269
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