ODU travels to Liberty on Tuesday and Virginia on Wednesday
Slaton has three hits and Eldridge has 3 RBI
Monarchs win fourth straight
Listed to Friday and Saturday's games on Star1310 AM
Higgins, Verlander and Bashara get ODU hits
2013:CAA All-Rookie selection... Longest hitting streak of season was nine games...10 multiple RBI games...Three hits and 2 RBI in a game at VMI...Four hits in a game vs. Liberty...Homered at VMI...scored three runs in a game twice... CAREER:P.J. HIGGINS- Infielder Wallingford, CT- Attends The Gunnery in Washington, CT as a post-grad student 2010 and 2011 TEAM MVP at Lyman Hall High School 2011 Team Captain Played summer ball with CT Bombers out of Hamden, CT. All Conference Basketball player as a senior year in 2011 Lyman Hall Male Athlete of the Year June 2011 after leading team to a 20-4 record and the semi-finals.Team Captain...
PERSONAL:Patrick Higgins...Son of David and Kim Higgins...Has one sister, Kasey (21)....Plans to major in Sports Management...Did community service projects at Master's Mania and the Goodwill....favorite Sports Personality: Derek Jeter... Favorite Foods: Steak....Favorite Movie: "Titanic"...Person in history would most like to meet: Mickey Mantle...Favorite Book Read:"The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton...
FINWOOD ON HIGGINS " PJ IS ANOTHER VERSATILE PLAYER WHO CAN PLAY ALL THREE INFIELD POSITIONS AND CATCH. WE LOVE PJ'S MAKEUP AND COMPETETIVENESS AND THINK HE WILL FIT IN GREAT WITH THE REST OF THIS CLASS."
Year GP/GS AB R H RBI 2b 3b HR BB SO BA TB SLUG OBPCT 2013 40/28 113 18 38 14 4 2 1 6 16 .336 49 .434 .380