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Evan Chambers

OF

Height
5' 8"
CLASS
Fr.
Hometown
Lakeland, Fla.
Weight
215 lbs.
Experience
HS
School
Lakeland

Major: Social and Behavioral Sciences

AS A FRESHMAN (2008): 2008: Saw action in four games with two starts (LF, DH) and was 1-for-8 (.125) with three walks and three runs scored...Started the second game against Campbell and went 1-for-5 with his first career hit, an RBI single in the eighth that scored Jonathan Pigott... Came in as a pinch hitter in the sixth inning of game one versus Eastern Michigan and drew a walk...Made collegiate debut by starting as the Gators’ designated hitter in the finale with Siena...Went 0-for-2 with two walks and scored a run.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner for head coach Mike Campbell at Lakeland High School…Selected by the Colorado Rockies in the 19th round of the 2007 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft with the 582nd pick…Member of the Rawlings All-Region team as a senior and played in the Florida Athletic Coaches' Association All-Star Game in Sebring, Fla…A second-team all-state selection in Class 6A as a junior, when he batted .498 with 21 stolen bases…Was first-team all-county and was named the Offensive Player of the Year…His top performance was a 3-for-3 outing with a double, triple and homer, to go along with an intentional walk…The Dreadnaughts claimed the district championship when Chambers was a freshman in 2004…Was a member of the National Honor Society, Leo Service Club and the Lakeland High School Student Council.

PERSONAL: Evan Michael Chambers was born March 24, 1989, in Miami, Fla…His parents are Evan and Denise Chambers…His father is a radiologist…Has two older brothers, John, 33, and Edward, 30, as well as an older sister, Monica, 25…Also considered Clemson and Georgia Tech during the recruiting process…Enjoys fishing, playing video games, watching movies and working out…Favorite sports personality is Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees because he is a great player and an even better role model on and off the field…Majoring in social and behavioral sciences but hopes to pursue a management position in athletics.

CHAMBERS' CAREER STATISTICS
Overall Season Statistics
YEAR AVG. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB-ATT
2008 .125 4-2 8 3 1 0 0 0 1 3 1 0-1
CAREER .125 4-2 8 3 1 0 0 0 1 3 1 0-1

CHAMBERS' CAREER HIGHS
At Bats: 5 vs. Campbell (3/5/08)
Runs Scored: 2 vs. Campbell (3/5/08)
Hits: 1 vs. Campbell (3/5/08)
RBI: 1 vs. Campbell (3/5/08)
Doubles: None
Triples: None
Home Runs: None
Walks: 2 vs. Siena (2/24/08)
Stolen Bases: None
Hit Streak: 1 game (3/5/08)

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