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  James Brooks
James Brooks

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Melbourne, Australia

Last College:
Cochise CC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200

Position:
INF

Experience:
1L

B/T:
R/R

2011: Second-team all-MWC shortstop ... started 49 games at short (missed one game due to injury) ... finished second in the MWC in batting average (.372) ... hit .383 in conference play ... second in the MWC in runs scored (55) ... ranked 16th in the NCAA in runs per game (1.12) ... tied for second in the conference with teammate C.J. Cron with 26 doubles ... tied for eighth in the NCAA in doubles and was tied for second in doubles per game (0.53) ... third in the MWC in total bases (130), third in triples (6), fourth in hits (83) and fifth in slugging percentage (.583) ... was also eighth in the conference in stolen bases (11) and on-base percentage (.415) ... .925 fielding percentage ... 32 RBI ... three home runs ... hit .424 with runners in scoring position ... 23 multiple-hit games ... 11-of-14 in stolen bases ... had two long hitting streaks, a 16-game hitting streak from 2/27-3/29, and a 21-game hitting streak from 4/2-5/14 (had only four games without a hit) ... 5-for-12 with a double and four runs scored at the Houston College Classic, going 3-for-3 in stolen bases (3/4-6) ... hit a double and scored a run against No. 9 Texas A&M (3/4) ... two hits against No. 16 Baylor (3/5) ... three hits against BYU (3/18) ... hit .545 (6-for-11) over three games against Air Force, including driving in the game-winning run in the second game of the series (3/25-27) ... 3-for-4 against Utah Valley (3/29) ... four doubles with four RBI, hitting .400 (6-of-15) during the San Diego State series (4/8-10) ... hit three doubles as part of a .400 weekend (6-of-15) over three games against New Mexico (4/15-17) ... tied the Utah record for hits in a game with a 6-for-6 performance against Utah Valley, which included three doubles, a triple, and six RBI (4/26) ... 5-for-6 with three doubles against Air Force (4/29) ... named NCBWA National Player of the Week and MWC Player of the Week after hitting .692 in a 5-0 week (5/3) ... 3-for-4 against UAB (5/20) ... was 2-for-2 in an exhibition game against the Salt Lake Bees ... Academic all-MWC.

Prior to Utah: First-team all-region and first-team all-conference at Cochise College ... led the ACCAC in runs scored (58), ranking second in hits (83) and third in triples (8) ... .390 batting average ... NJCAA all-star team ... was second in the ACCAC in 2009 with 25 stolen bases and was tied for fourth with seven home runs ... played for the Victorian Institute of Sport baseball team in Australia ... also played with the Blackburn Orioles of Baseball Victoria, hitting .441 with 41 hits and 27 runs and earning Grand Finale MVP honors ... spent time in the Major League Baseball Australian Academy Program.

Major: Exercise and Sport Science.

BROOKS, James


Year       Avg  GP-GS    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   TB  SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB%  SF  SH  SB-ATT   PO   A   E  FLD%
2011....  .372  49-49   223   55   83  26   6   3   32  130  .583  13   4  42   3  .415   1   3  11-14    81 155  19  .925
TOTAL...  .372  49-49   223   55   83  26   6   3   32  130  .583  13   4  42   3  .415   1   3  11-14    81 155  19  .925


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