2005 (Sophomore): Reserve infielder who was one of the best pinch-hitters on the club all season, going 6-for-11 (.545) in that role ... Played in 26 games, at second base and shortstop mostly, but served as the designated hitter twice (both starts) and also played leftfield in 13-inning game against South Alabama ... Batted .323 overall with four doubles and seven runs scored in 31 at-bats ... Had pinch-hit singles in two games against Southeastern Louisiana, including an RBI single on Sunday against the Lions ... Went 2-for-2 with a double, run and one RBI off the bench at Memphis ... Struck out twice in first start of the year, versus Jacksonville State ... Scored a run off the bench against Southwest Missouri State ... Doubled as pinch-hitter versus Tennessee Tech ... Singled and scored a run off the bench against New Orleans ... Also singled and scored versus Austin Peay ... Singled and scored in first game at home versus Memphis and doubled in second contest against UM ... Walked and scored in a start at designated hitter versus Florida International ... Scored as pinch-runner in finale against New Mexico State ... Started in SBC Tournament championship game versus South Alabama for an injured Jeff Beachum, going 1-for-3 with a double.
2004 (Freshman): Reserve infielder who played in 12 games with one start, batting .250 in eight at-bats ... Scored four runs and walked once ... Singled and scored in opening series versus IP-Fort Wayne ... Scored as a pinch-runner versus Dayton and Arkansas State ... Drew first career start in second game at Memphis, going 1-for-3 with a walk, a run scored and going perfect in the field in seven chances ... Entered as defensive replacement on Sunday at New Orleans, grounding out in only at-bat ... Saw action at Vanderbilt and in two games in Sun Belt Championships, versus Louisiana-Lafayette and Western Kentucky.
High School: Three-year letterwinner for coach Buddy Powers at Riverdale HS ... Set state of Tennessee single-season (.978) and career (.963) fielding percentage record ... Voted Daily News Journal Position Player of the Year as senior ... Named All-District as sophomore, junior and senior ... Earned All-Region and All-State honors as senior ... Squad made state tournament as sophomore and senior.
Personal: Fulton Wayne Kendrick ... Son of Jimmy Kendrick and Carolyn Faulkner ... Born February 11, 1985.