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#9 Adam Younger
Position: Infielder
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 207
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cape Coral, Fla.
Other College: Seminole CC
Experience: 1 Letter

2007 Summer:
Spent the summer playing for the Peninsula Oilers in the Alaska Baseball League ... Hit .274 in 38 games played (38 starts) and had one home run with 13 RBI ... teammate of current Golden Eagles David Genao, Juan Martinez, Andre Lamontagne and Carlos Luna.

2007 Notes: (Junior)
Earned Mid-Con first-team and Mid-Con All-Tournament team honors after hitting .278 with four home runs and 39 RBI in 55 games played ... Started at shortstop for 53 games and ranked second on the team with 153 assists ... Had 15 multi-hit games six games with at least three hits ... Began his career with a bang with season-high four RBI on a 3-for-5 effort against Missouri Southern (2/10) ... Struggled away from Tulsa by batting .122 on the road, but hit .398 on home games ... Had a pair of RBI singles against Central Arkansas (3/9) ... Knocked in three runs in two games against Penn State (3/15-16) ... Began a seven-game hitting streak with a 1-for-3 effort against Bethune-Cookman (3/31) ... Went a perfect 3-for-3 with a double in the second game against BCC on March 31 ... Had four multi-hit games and hit .571 during the hitting streak that ended on April 17 ... Started another seven game hitting streak on April 20 and ended on April 29 ... Went 14-for-28 (.500) while knocking in 12 runs ... Posted four RBI with a double and a home run against Valparaiso (3/27) ... Went 3-for-4 with two RBI and a run at Oakland (5/6) ... Had a base-clearing three-run double on May 12 against Centenary ... Tied his season-high of four RBI with a 3-for-5 effort, including a home run and two runs scored in the opening round of the Mid-Con Tournament game against Centenary (5/24).

Before ORU:
Played two years at
Seminole Community College in Sanford, Fla. ... Hit .341 with 61 hits, nine doubles, four home runs, and 29 RBI in 53 games played ... batted .240 as a freshman but showed good power with seven doubles and six home runs ... Drove in 24 runs while playing in 50 games with 46 starts.

High School:
Prepped at Ft. Myers High School for head coach Jimmy Roberts ... Helped lead Ft. Myers to a pair of district championships ... named Team MVP, all-conference and an all-star ... also lettered three years in football ... Was named Who’s Who Among High School students.

Full name is Adam Christopher Younger ... son of Corey and Rene Younger ... Recreation major ... choose ORU over Florida Atlantic, North Florida and South Florida ... born on August 25, 1985.

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