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  Casey Jones

Casey Jones

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Louis, Mo.

High School:
Oakville

Last College:
Forest Park CC

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 216

Position:
INF

Bats/Throws:
R/R

Career Statistics

2011: Named to the Pre-season All-OVC Team...

2010: Started 49 games and played in 50 total games... earned 1st team All-OVC honors as a utility player...earned Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week during the week of April 26...went on a tear at the plate to start the season, going on a 14-game hitting streak from March 2- March 23... during this streak, he had multi-hit games in 11 of the 14 games, roping 3 hits in 3 different games...had an even more impressive hitting streak that started a week later, hitting in 18 consecutive games... ended the season with 28 multi-hit games, 7 of which were 3-hit performances, and had 4-hit games twice... led the team with 20 multi-RBI games... had 4 or more RBI in 5 games... had 22 RBI through 10 consecutive games from April 17- May 2, including 10 RBI in consecutive games against Southern Illinois and Harris-Stowe...reached base safely in 38 straight games ranging from March 2- May 5...held batting average above .400 until the last four games of the season, finishing with a .398 clip...finished with 41 runs scored, 15 doubles, 1 triple, 10 home runs, while driving in 66 runs...he finished with the 5th best batting average in the league, and had the 2nd best average for his class... finished in the top 100 in the entire nation in batting average, locking up the 67th spot in division I, also finished ranked 22nd in the nation in runs batted in per game, and 87th in RBI's... helped earned Southeast Missouri State post the 7th best team batting average in the nation with a .346...

Forest Park CC: Competed at St. Louis Community College-Forest Park in St. Louis, Mo...Finished with a .358 batting average, 57 RBIs, 62 hits, and 15 doubles...Junior college preseason All-American.

Prep: Played catcher and first base at Oakville High School...Coached by Rich Sturm...Three-time first team All-Conference and first team All-State selection...Also played hockey and finished third in total points on state championship team.

Personal: Born 7-12-87...Son of Gary and Tammy Jones...Majoring in Sport Management with minor in Business Administration...Favorite MLB player is Albert Pujols...Favorite music is alternative rock...Also recruited by Bellarmine University...Sister Nickie Jones played softball at Lindenwood University.

 
 

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