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Elliott Arrington
Elliott Arrington

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Largo, Md.

Last College:
Prince George's C.C.

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 170

Position:
P

B/T:
R/R

University of Maryland Eastern Shore

2009: Sat out season.

2008: Appeared in 22 games, making six starts ... Had a 9.09 ERA and 1-8 record ... Threw a team-leading 69.1 innings ... Gave up 110 hits and 85 runs (70 earned) ... Struck out 42, while walking 36 ... Had one successful pickoff ... Had a season-high six strikeouts against Norfolk State on May 16 in the MEAC Tournament ... Tossed a season-high 7.1 innings on April 12 at home against North Carolina A&T.

Prince Georges's C.C.

2007: Attended Prince George's Community College, where he received his Associate's degree in Business Administration.

High School/Club: Attended C.H. Flowers High School in Upper Marlboro, Md., and was on the honor roll two years ... Earned four letters in baseball ... Received the most improved player award in 2004 and Team MVP award in 2005 ... Batted .376 with three home runs as a senior ... Led Washington All-Stars club team to 2008 the Chesapeake Independent Baseball League championship ... Was the winning pitcher in every Washington CIBL playoff game.

Personal: Born Dec. 15, 1987 in Washington, D.C. ... Son of Kevin and Sophie Arrington ... Has two brothers, Kevin Jr., and Preston ... Played keyboard in "24/7" in 2006-07 and congos for "Sumthin New" in summer 2009 ... Major is Business Administration ... Has a 3.1 GPA.

Out of the Park: Personal best athletic moment: Pitching a perfect game and hitting 2-for-3 with a double against Fort Washington in summer 2004 Babe Ruth League.

When I graduate from college, I plan to: Own my own business.

Best advice Received/Favorite saying: "Don't talk about it, be about it."

Hobbies outside of sports: Playing the drums and keyboard.

Favorite movie: "Friday."

Personal Athletic goal for season: Keep an ERA below 3.50 and walk less than 20 batters.

Personal athletic goal before graduation: Win the MEAC Championship.

Person who has influenced me the most: My father because he has always supported me athletically and keeps me focused in the classroom.