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6-4 / 205
2009 Fall Dean's List
2007 Fall Semester Baylor Award for Academic Excellence
Seven-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Fall 06-09, Spring 07-09)
Saw action in two games, both as pinch hitter ... Drew walk in pinch-hit appearance against Pacific (2/22).
2008 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN)
Played eight games with no starts, including three games in Big 12 play ... Collected one single in six at-bats ... Also walked three times and scored twice ... Walked and later scored against Texas Southern in first career plate appearance (2/26) ... Recorded first career hit in two at-bats against Illinois (2/29) ... Walked in pinch-hit role and later scored in second game of Mississippi State series (3/9) ... Walked in pinch-hit appearance in series finale at Texas Tech (5/18).
2007 (TRUE FRESHMAN)
Sat out season as redshirt.
Graduate of Conroe [Texas] High School ... Played catcher for head coach Frank Romero ... Three-time first-team all-district selection ... Named Conroe MVP as senior ... Selected All-Greater Houston and all-area as senior ... Hit .366 as junior ... Hit .352 and led team in RBI, on-base percentage and slugging percentage during senior campaign ... Also lettered in football as senior and earned second-team all-district honors at tight end ... Graduated Summa Cum Laude and seventh out of 525-member class ... National Honor Society member.
Full name is Andrew Benjamin Cooley ... Born Aug. 14, 1987, in Conroe, Texas ... Son of Ralph and Glenda Cooley ... Father pitched at Rice in mid-1970s ... Business major.