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#12 Lawson Humphries
|Position : Pitcher|
|Date of Birth :|
|Height : 5'10"|
|Weight : 193|
|College : Georgia Southern|
|Bats : Right|
|Throws : Right|
|Resides : Americus, Georgia|
|School Year : Sophmore|
RHP LAWSON HUMPHRIES, Sophomore, Georgia Southern – 5-10/193, from Americus, Georgia, mother Julie a three-sport star in college (basketball, softball, tennis), turns 22 on March 11. Earns top marks in academics.
Sun Belt Commissioner’s List (2015-16)
Sun Belt Honor Roll (2016-17)
SOPHOMORE (2017): Made eight appearances on the mound, focusing on pitching full-time for 2017… Did not factor in any decisions, recording a 13.50 ERA in 6.2 innings of work… Struck out eight batters.
FRESHMAN (2016): Played as a fielder for 11 games, starting five… Hit .222/.278/.462 in 26 plate appearances… Pitched in 14 games, starting nine… Struck out 21… Season-high four strikeouts vs. Radford (2/27 Game 2)… Pitched season-high 5.0 innings, allowing five hits and one run, striking out three vs. Savannah State (4/6)… Named to Sun Belt Commissioner’s List.
PREP: Played for coach Tim Fanning at Glenwood High School… Picked as Louisville Slugger First Team All-American in 2015 as well as AISA State Player of the Year, Opelika-Auburn News Player of the Year and Ledger-Enquirer All Bi-City Pitcher of the Year… Named to Georgia-Alabama All-Star Game in 2015 and named MVP of the 2014 AISA State Championship Game… Finished 2015 with a 8-1 record on the mound with a 0.64 ERA, 113 strikeouts (school record) and nine walks in 66.0 innings of work as a senior… Named AISA All-Star in Football and Basketball as well as Ledger-Enquirer Second Team All Bi-City in Basketball as a senior… Graduated with honors, was a member of the Beta Club and nominated for Wendy’s High School Heisman.
PERSONAL: Born Lawson Montgomery Humphries in Americus, Ga. on March 11, 1996… Son of Julie and Derek Humphries… Has a brother, Judson… Cousin Austin Young attended Georgia Southern… Mother Julie Humphries played Basketball, Softball and Tennis at Georgia Southwestern… Brother Judson Humphries plays football at William Penn University.