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2003 Baseball Roster

Derek Phillips

Class: JR-2L
Position: C
Height: 6-2
Weight: 205 pounds
Previous School: Halls HS
Hometown: Knoxville, Tenn.

2002 (Sophomore)
Named to Sun Belt Honor Roll ... Saw action in 31 contests with 18 starts, collecting five doubles, one home run and 10 RBIs ... Doubled and drove in a run in first game at Troy State ... Scored twice in series finale at TSU ... Went 2-for-3 with two runs scored and RBI double versus Eastern Michigan ... Had a hit in both games against Tennessee Tech, scoring once and driving in a run ... Doubled in a run versus Memphis ... Went 2-for-5 with three-run homer and two runs scored at East Tennessee ... Doubled in a run versus Vanderbilt.

2001 (Freshman)
Played in 30 contests with 12 starts, driving in 10 runs with three doubles, batting .238 ... Went 6-for-14 (.429) as a pinch-hitter, the most at-bats and best average on the squad ... Had bases-clearing double versus Lipscomb ... Hit safely in three straight games, versus LU and two games at Arkansas State ... Went 2-for-4 with two runs scored in second contest at ASU ... Had second three-game hitting streak, at Memphis and Louisiana-Lafayette and versus Vanderbilt ... Had two-run double against VU ... Doubled, homered, scored twice and drove in two runs versus Belmont.

High School
Four-year letterwinner for coach Doug Polston at Halls HS... Two-time All-Region and All-State selection ... Named All-Knoxville Interscholastic and All-East Tennessee as junior ... Hit 12 homers during junior campaign ... Also garnered All-Region honors as senior in football.

Clifford Reginald Derek Phillips ... Born October 6, 1981 ... Son of Eugene and Cindy Phillips ... Majoring in Geography Education.

2002 Game-by-Game Stats
2003 Game-by-Game Stats
2004 Game-by-Game Stats