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Skylar Murray
Skylar  Murray

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Georgetown, Del.

High School:
Sussex Central H.S.

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 220

Position:
1B

05/19/2015

Senior Day versus Norfolk State

UMES takes a doubleheader from the Spartans by score of 2-1 and 1-0. (Apr. 25, 2015)

05/18/2015

MEAC Baseball Championships 2015

UMES plays two games in the 2015 MEAC Baseball Tournament at Perdue Stadium, Salisbury.

04/30/2015

2015 "The Harry's"

2015 "The Harry's" (Photo by Lloydlee Heite)

03/19/2015

Baseball vs. Charlotte and N.C. Central

Charlotte 17, UMES 5; NCCU 4, UMES 3; NCCU 7, UMES 1

03/02/2015

2.28.15 vs. Campbell

Campbell 8, UMES 0

2015: Was a presence in the Hawks' lineup with 46 starts ... batted .226 with nine doubles and 18 RBIs ... was second on the team in walks with 24 ... finished with a .356 on-base percentage, third most on the team ... started the season with a 2-for-4 against Alabama on February 13th ... picked up his first RBI of the season against George Washington on March 3rd while claiming two hits and two runs scored ... had a multiple RBI day with a pair against the Eagles with two RBIs ... went 2-for-4 with a career high four RBIs against Delaware State on March 30th

2014 Season:
Freshman who first backed up, then platooned with senior Fleetwood at first base...played in 20 contests with 16 starts...went 12-for-46 with four RBIs and six runs scored...also drew 11 walks for an on-base percentage of .414...made his first start on March 1st against VMI...got his first collegiate hit against UNCG on March 19th...had a five game hit streak from April 16th thru the 19th with three multi-hit games...only had one error in 121 putouts and 4 assists for a fielding percentage of .992

High School/Club: Played baseball at Sussex Central High School in Georgetown, Del ... named to All-Henlopen North Conference Second-Team as senior ... led Sussex Central to a top-10 ranking in Delaware ... career .405 hitter ... played summer baseball in Eastern Shore Baseball League with Milton Brewers ...hit .325 with Milton in 2013 ... four-year member of National Honor Society ... member of High Heat Baseball Club

Personal: Born on March 27, 1995 in Georgetown, Del ... son of Chris and Sherry Murray ... has two brothers, Brock and Colby ... major is biology ... pre-game routine includes leaving one pocket out during warmups and to pray before every game ... best sports moment was hitting a homerun in the state tournament against Delaware Military Academy in Sussex Central's first home playoff game in nearly a decade ... lists his father as the person that has influenced him the most ... best non-athletic accomplishment is being in the honor society all four years of high school ... plans to go to graduate school for his doctorate after graduation from UMES ... hobbies outside of sports include going to the beach, watching movies and longboarding ... favorite book is Outsiders ... favorite movie is The Sandlot ... personal athletic goals include continuing getting better, helping the team win games and winning the MEAC

CAREER STATISTICS

Year

AVG

GP-GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

SLG%

BB

K

OB%

SB-ATT

2014

.261

20-16

46

6

12

1

0

0

4

.283

11

9

.414

0-0

2015

.226

46-46

146

13

33

9

0

0

18

.288

24

51

.356

0-0

Total

.261

66-62

192

19

45

10

0

0

22

.286

35

60

.370

0-0