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2008 Baseball Roster


Grant Box

Class: JR-2L
Position: C
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185 pounds
Previous School: Christian Brothers HS
Hometown: Cordova, Tenn.

2008 (Junior): Played in 46 games starting 30 ... Batted .331 with six doubles, 26 RBI and 23 runs scored ... In league play, batted .343 with four doubles, 16 RBI and 16 runs scored ... Went 3 for 4 with three RBI and four runs scored against Arkansas-Little Rock ... Against South Alabama, went 2 for 4 with four RBI and scored a run ... Went 2 for 4 with one RBI in game two with Florida International ... Against Tennessee went 2 for 5 scoring one run ... Was 2 for 5 against ULM ... Went 2 for 5 against Mississippi State with one RBI and scored one run ... In the conference tournament against ULM went 3 for 5 with two RBI and a double.

2007 (Sophomore): Reserve catcher who saw most of his action as the designated hitter in the second half of the season ... Played in 40 games making 27 starts, five at catcher and the other 22 at DH ... Batted .350, second best on the club, with five doubles, five home runs, 25 RBIs and 12 runs scored in 123 at-bats ... Batted .337 against Sun Belt opponents in 25 games with three doubles, two homers and 14 RBIs ... Started all but two of the final 22 games of the season ... Hit first career home run, a three-run shot, off the bench on Saturday versus Bowling Green ... Went 2-for-4 with a run scored in first career start, on Wednesday against Southern Illinois ... Had two hits with one RBI in Wednesday start at Memphis ... Hit a solo homer, walked twice and scored twice in start at Austin Peay ... Collected two hits, two RBIs and a run scored on Saturday versus Louisiana-Monroe ... Singled and drove in two runs at Tennessee Tech ... Hit a solo homer in opener against New Orleans ... Doubled twice and drove in three runs in home victory against top-ranked Vanderbilt ... Singled, doubled, scored once and drove in a run in opener at South Alabama ... Went 3-for-4 with a run and two RBIs on Sunday versus Florida Atlantic ... Recorded four hits in series at Florida International, including a solo homer on Friday ... Had three hits and three RBIs in opener versus Western Kentucky ... Collected nine hits at Sun Belt Championships, driving in three runs and scoring twice ... Had career-high four hits, scoring twice and driving in two runs in victory over UNO.

2006 (FRESHMAN): Reserve catcher who played in two games ... Entered the game as defensive replacement against Austin Peay and Belmont, recording two putouts versus APSU and one against BU.

HIGH SCHOOL: Two-year letterwinner for coach Buster Kelso at Christian Brothers HS ... Member of state championship team as senior, batting .315 with 11 doubles and 25 RBIs ... Served as homeroom president as junior and member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Grant David Box ... Son of David and Margaret Box ... Born November 25, 1986 ... Majoring in organizational communication.



2006 Game-by-Game Stats
2007 Game-by-Game Stats
2008 Game-by-Game Stats
2009 Game-by-Game Stats