Myers and Eldridge drive in two runs each
Eldridge leads ODU with four hits
Monarchs pound out 11 hits
ODU travels to Liberty on Tuesday and Virginia on Wednesday
Slaton has three hits and Eldridge has 3 RBI
ODU vs Longwood, 5/15/13
ODU vs GMU at the Bud Metheny Complex, 5/5/13
Photos from the game.
Action photos from the game
action photos from the game
2013:CAA All-Rookie selection...Led team by reaching base 16 straight games...Longest hitting streak was 10 games...Ended season with a two game hit streak...12 multiple hit games... Three hits in a game vs. Georgia State, JMU and Wofford...Two RBI in a game vs. W&M...Hit both homers on the road, at East Carolina and Richmond...Tied Ben Verlander with a team best 13 steals...Hit .333 in CAA games...Tied for fourth in CAA with four triples...Committed no errors in 52 games in centerfield... CAREER:CONNOR MYERS - Outfielder Middletown High School in Middletown, MD. Captain/Co-Captain of MHS Varsity Baseball Team where he hit .400 with two homers in 2012 and team reached the Regional finals and named first team All-State...Led Middletown to 2A Piedmont Division championship 2011 MVAL (Middletown Valley Athletic League) First Team 2011 Frederick News Post All Area First Team 2011 Gazette All Area First Team Led Piedmont Conference in hits (35), runs (32),and doubles (9) Second in stolen bases with 15 and hit .455...First team Perfect game (Atlantic Coast)...MABC Elite MVP...
PERSONAL:Connor Myers is the son of Alan and Rita Myers...Has one brother, Dillon(20) and one sister, Mackenzie(17)...Plans to major in marine biology...Four-year honor roll student....Community Service: Worked for his Church...Favorite Foods: Home-Cooked meals like spinach ,steak and beets... Favorite Movie:"Law Abiding Citizen"...Person in history would most like to meet: Abner Doubleday...Favorite Book Read:"The Hunger Games" by Suzanne Collins...Dream Vacation:St. Thomas in the Virgin Islands...
FINWOOD ON MYERS "CONNOR IS AN EXTREMELY EXPLOSIVE CENTER FIELDER WHO CAN REALLY DEFEND AND WILL BE A TOP OF THE ORDER HITTER IN COLLEGE. CONNOR FITS EXACTLY WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR IN OUR MIDDLE OF THE FIELD PLAYERS WITH HIS ATHLETICISM AND ABILITY TO REALLY USE HIS SPEED BOTH OFFENSIVELY AND DEFENSIVELY."
Year GP/GS AB R H RBI 2b 3b HR BB SO TB BA SLUG OBPCT 2013 53/52 180 33 54 17 9 4 2 21 50 77 .300 .428 .394