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Justin Somerville
Justin  Somerville

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
New Windsor, Md.

Last College:
Delaware Tech C.C.

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 180

Position:
OF

05/25/2017

2017 MEAC Baseball Championship

Maryland Eastern Shore competes in the 2017 MEAC Baseball Championship at Arthur W. Perdue Stadium in Salisbury, Md.

05/06/2017

Hawks vs. Norfolk State (5.6.2017)

Maryland Eastern Shore honored its seniors before dropping a tough 2-1 loss in 13 innings. (photos by Joey Gardner)

04/25/2017

Hawks vs. Delaware State (4.22.17)

The Shore fell in a close contest, 3-2, to Delaware State. (photos by Lloydlee Heite)

04/02/2017

Hawks vs. Delaware State (4.2.17)

The Shore swept a doubleheader over the Hornets, shaved their heads in solidarity with those fighting pediatric cancer.

03/13/2017

Hawks vs. UNCG (3.5.2017)

Maryland Eastern Shore dropped the Sunday finale to the UNCG Spartans. (photos by Tim Cowie)

2017 (Senior): Firmly held center field job all season long ... batted .274 over 48 starts ... was strongest at the plate during the second half of the season, leading all Hawks with a .347 average in conference play ... led all outfielders in 114 putouts ... drove home two runs in a win over Iona March 11th ... tallied three hits in three separate games, including a 3-for-3 with a run, RBI and two steals against Norfolk April 15th ... that game was part of an eight game hitting streak ... earned his first career walk off May 7th against Norfolk State, helping the Hawks clinch a berth in the MEAC Championship. 

2016 (Junior):
Started all 48 games in the outfield as a first year player ... defensive fixture in center field, leading outfielders with 136 total putouts ... at the plate, batted .220 with one in four hits going for extra hits ... stole eight on nine bags on the year ... made his Hawk debut in the season opener against Fairleigh Dickinson and recorded his first hit the following day ... earned a season high four hits with three runs scored against Delaware State on April 3rd. 

High School:
Three sport athlete (baseball , football, indoor track) at Westmister High ... member of the Honor Roll and National Society of High School Scholars. 

Personal: Born on May 17, 1994 in Baltimore ... son of Reginal and Octavia ... has a brother Brandin and a sister Sierra ... criminal justice major at Maryland Eastern Shore ... prays during pregame ... best personal moment was a walk off home run during summer ball ... parents are his biggest influence due to their support and encouragement through every stage of life ... favorite quote is "With God all things are possible" ... hobby is hunting ... favorite movie is Space Jam ... goals at Maryland Eastern Shore are to win MEAC's, advance to the College World Series and be selected in the MLB draft.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year

AVG

GP-GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

SLG%

BB

HBP

K

OB%

SB-ATT

2016

.220

48-48

164

25

36

8

1

0

11

.280

13

7

29

.303

8-9

2017

.274

48-48

168

20

46

7

0

0

15

.315

19


1

33

.351

14-20

Total

.247

96-96

332

45

82

15

1

0

26

.298

32

8

62

.327

22-29

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