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9 L.J. Kalawaia

Honors

2016 First Team All-Southern Conference

SoCon Player of the Week (Apr. 17)

Collegiate Baseball National Player of the Week (Apr. 17)

2016 ABCA/Rawlings Second Team All-Region

 

2016 (Redshirt Senior): First Team All-Southern Conference outfielder… SoCon Player of the Week (Apr. 11-17)… Collegiate Baseball National Player of the Week (Apr. 11-17)… Started and played in 56 games all in right field… Hit for a .396 average, fifth all-time at UNCG… Recorded 65 RBI, second on the team and tied for fourth all-time… Had 89 hits, including 11 doubles, six triples and six home runs… 89 hits is fourth all-time, six triples is tied for fifth all time… Drew 40 walks compared to 32 strikeouts… Scored 62 runs, best on the team and eighth in school history… Finished in the top 20 of the NCAA in batting average, runs, runs per game, hits, triples per game, RBI per game, RBI, and on base percentage… .493 on base percentage, tied for fourth all-time… Stole a team-high 23 bases... Two bunt base hits… 30 multi-hit games… 17 multi-RBI games including five games with five or more RBI… Season-high 12 game hit streak (Apr. 5-23)… Five RBI performances in three of four games from Apr. 13-17, one against Wake Forest (Apr. 13), and two against Furman (Apr. 16, 17)… Stole a season-high three bases against North Carolina A&T (Mar. 22) in a game played at NewBridge Bank Park… Season-high four hits on four occasions (Mar. 4, Mar. 20, Apr. 29, and May 26)… Scored three times in five different games (Mar. 11, Mar. 20, Apr. 16, Apr. 23, and Apr. 29).

2015 (Senior): Did not compete in any games due to a preseason injury.

2014 (Junior): Played in 38 games and earned 35 starts … Started 24 games in the outfield and 11 as the designated hitter … Led the team with three triples and 10 stolen bases … Batted .297 and tallied 41 hits, 20 runs scored, five doubles, three triples, 18 RBI and 52 total bases … Was 10 for 13 in stolen base attempts … Produced 11 multi-hit and four multi-RBI efforts … Pieced together a 15-game hitting streak from March 12-April 6 during which he hit .429 and notched seven multi-hit contests … Went 3-for-3 with two runs scored and two RBI in the series finale against Furman (March 22) … Was 3-for-3 with three runs scored and a RBI in the middle game of the series against Western Carolina (April 5).

Junior College: Played outfield for Ohlone College the last two seasons … Owned a .322 average last season with 49 hits, nine doubles, one triple and 11 stolen bases … Also slugged .395 with an on base percentage of .392 … Hit .330 in 2012, earning first team all-conference accolades while also being named an All-NorCal Team outfielder … Batted 4-for-5 with two RBI in a 7-3 victory over San Mateo Feb. 12.



High School: Attended Lahainaluna High School for three seasons before finishing his prep career at St. Louis School … Played second base his senior year at St. Louis School, leading the Crusaders to the Interscholastic League of Honolulu championship.



Personal: Full name is Lee-Jun K. Kalawaia … Born September 30, 1993 … Intended major is kinesiology… Son of Mark and Lisa Ann Kalawaia.

Position: Outfield
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 175
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Wailuku, Hawai'i
High School: St. Louis School
Other College: Ohlone College
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