Columbia State CC: Voted Western Conference Player of the Year as freshman for legendary coach Jim Painter after batting. 375 and posting a .960 fielding percentage ... Named All-State as sophomore after batting .350 with .962 fielding percentage ... Garnered Scholar Athlete Award both seasons.
High School: Three-year letterwinner for coach Bill Brunner at Father Ryan HS ... Earned All-Region honors as junior and senior ... Named to 2000 CABA All-Tournament Team and Preseason All-American ... Batted .430 as junior and .390 as senior ... Also four-year letterwinner in wrestling, earning All-State honors all four years and Wrestling Coaches Dream Team as senior.
Personal: John Eric McNamee ... Son of John and Tonga McNamee ... Born October 17, 1982 ... Undecided major.