Second straight year where UMES has at least two summer league All-Stars
14 UMES players will play in collegiate wooden-bat leagues this summer
Hawks came back from down three, UMES took lead in top of the seventh
Hawks take game one 3-2, fall in the second contest 5-4
Bowling wins USBC Championship, women's track finishes third at Morgan Legacy meet
2014: First baseman and designated hitter who played in 40 games and started in 37...batted .256 with a home run and 11 RBIs...recorded three hits with a RBI, a run scored and a double en route to a Hawks win on March 10th...tallied three more hits and two RBIs against Coppin State on March 16th...hit his lone home run in a return trip to Coppin on April 26th, which was another 3-hit game...tied for team-high in walks at 26 with Byron Campbell...led team in fielding putouts with 214.
2013: UMES's first baseman and a solid run-producer, starting in 49 games ... hit .266 with a home run, seven doubles and 24 RBI ... top fielding percentage among regular starters at .982 ... top-best seven multi-RBI games ... started Lafayette series (3/9) with 3-for-5 day with two RBI ... earned a hit and two RBI in each doubleheader game vs. Coppin State (3/17) ... season-best 3-for-5 with a run and an RBI in victory over George Washington (4/23) ... ended the season on a four-game hitting streak.
2012: One of UMES's most consistent offensive threats all season, hitting .275 with a team-high two home runs and 27 RBI ... primary first baseman, playing in 47 games with 45 starts ... hit two-run home run in first plate appearance of the year at Gardner-Webb (2/17), going 2-for-3 with two runs and a walk in the game ... reach base five times in UMES's first victory at North Carolina Central (3/21), going 2-for-2 with an RBI single and three walks ... earned a team-best 13-game hitting streak from 3/28-4/15 ... earned four RBI on 2-for-4 day with two runs at Coppin State (3/31), first of four multi-RBI contests in five games, including two-run home run at William & Mary (4/3) ... 4-for-5 with a triple, three runs, three RBI and a walk vs. Norfolk State (4/14) ... hit 2-for-3 with sacrifice fly and RBI single in 3-2 win at Norfolk State (5/5) ... key two-run single and run scored in comeback victory over Delaware State in the MEAC Tournament (5/18) ... member of SAAC.
2011: Started 18 games at first base, appearing in 25 overall ... fourth on the team with a pair of home runs ... one of only three Hawks to hit at least one double, triple and home run ... had slugging percentage of .394 ... drove in 14 runs ... five multi-hit games plus three multi-RBI games.
High School/Club: Earned four letters in baseball, three in football and one in basketball at Delmar High School ... earned all-conference honors as a first baseman in 2009 and 2010 ... named team MVP as a senior in baseball ... hit .361, leading team with five home runs and 28 RBI as a senior ... played in the Carpenter Cup, a showcase involving the Philadelphia Phillies, at the University of Pennsylvania ... competed with Salisbury Post 64 in the American Legion League, leading team with four home runs and making Maryland state semi-finals ... was part of the VFW and Delmar Little League ... played club ball with the Mid-Atlantic Shockers of the Eastern Shore League in Salisbury, Md., later with the Milton Brewers in 2012, leading the team with two home runs and 13 RBI.
Personal: Born March 5, 1992 in Salisbury, Md. ... son of Jeff Fleetwood and Patti Whitlock ... has a sister, Amanda ... major is special education ... pregame routine includes saying the Lord's Prayer ... personal best sports moment is hitting his first home run with the Hawks against Fairleigh Dickinson on Feb. 28, 2011 ... lists his father as person who influences him the most for pushing him to do his best everyday ... wants to get drafted and become a technology teacher upon graduation ... favorite saying is "Find a Way" ... hobbies include going to the beach and hanging out with family and friends ... favorite book is "Through My Eyes" by Tim Tebow ... favorite movie is "Love of the Game" ... personal athletic goal this season is to help the team win any way he can ... personal athletic goal before graduation is get the team to the College World Series in Omaha.