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Adam Hornung 20

Adam  Hornung


Lorena, Texas

Last College:
McLennan CC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 215




Did not play competitively.

2008 (JUNIOR)
Only player to start all 58 games and one of only three to play in every game ... Started 33 games at first base, nine games in left field, eight games in right field and eight games at designated hitter ... One of three players to start all 27 Big 12 games ... Bears' primary cleanup hitter, filling that spot in the lineup 38 times ... Also batted third (once), fifth (13 games), sixth (three games) and seventh (three games) ... Batted cleanup in 22 of 27 Big 12 games ... Second on team in batting average (.320), hits (71) and home runs (8) ... Tied for fourth on team in doubles (12) and RBI (43) ... Third on team in total bases (109), slugging percentage (.491) and on base percentage (.395) ... Third on team with a .280 average (28-for-100) in Big 12 play ... Led team with six home runs in conference play ... Also tied for team lead in runs (18) and extra-base hits (11) in league action ... Was second on team with 51 total bases and a .510 slugging percentage in Big 12 games ... Posted a team-best .353 average (41-for-116) with runners on base, including a .302 mark (13-for-43) in conference action ... Was 4-for-10 with the bases loaded ... Hit .351 (26-for-74) with runners in scoring position ... Tallied 22 two-out hits, second on team, and 13 two-out RBI ... Hit .306 with two outs ... Tied for team lead in both multiple-hit games (19) and multiple-RBI games (12) ... Tied for team lead in games with at least three hits (7) ... Led team with seven two-RBI outings ... Tied for second on team with seven multiple-hit games in Big 12 play ... Second on team with a .348 average (40-for-115) in 31 games at Baylor Ballpark ... Led team with 40 hits and tied for second on team with five home runs at home ... Enjoyed a nine-game hitting streak that tied for Baylor's second-longest of the season ... Reached safely in 30 of season's final 34 games ... Did not go consecutive games without reaching base safely all season ... Hit safely in each of the season's final 10 games on opponents' home fields, going 18-for-43 (.419) in those games ... Average climbed above .300 mark in the season's fourth game and never again dipped below ... Collected first Baylor hit in season's second game, going 2-for-5 with two RBI against Purdue (2/23) ... Was 3-for-4 with two RBI against Texas Southern (2/26) ... Went 3-for-4 with two runs scored and lone triple of the season against Louisiana Tech (3/5) ... Hit safely in all three games at Mississippi State, going 5-for-13 with two doubles and three RBI on the series ... Hit first Baylor home run in Oklahoma State series opener, going 3-for-4 with a solo round-tripper (3/14) ... Went 3-for-4 with a double, a home run, two runs scored and three RBI against Houston Baptist (3/25) ... Hit safely in all three games against Kansas, going 5-for-12 with two doubles in the series ... Followed that with a 3-for-4, two-RBI night against TCU (4/8) ... Walked, scored twice and hit a two-run homer against UT Arlington the following night ... Had three hits in the Texas A&M series, two of which were home runs ... Was 4-for-6 with two doubles, two runs scored and three RBI at Texas State (4/23) ... Went 2-for-4 with a double and three RBI at UT Arlington (4/29) ... Broke a scoreless tie with a leadoff home run in the top of the seventh at Texas, propelling the Bears to a 6-1 victory (5/3) ... Hit safely in all three games at Texas Tech, going 6-for-13 on the weekend ... Was 2-for-5 with a double and an RBI in the middle game (5/17) ... Went 3-for-4 with two home runs and four RBI in series finale (5/18) ... Followed that with a 2-for-5, two-RBI outing against Nebraska in Baylor's first game at the Big 12 Championship (5/21) ... Hit safely in 20 of the season's final 24 games and did not go hitless in consecutive games during that span.

Played first base for head coach Pete Mejia at Waco's McLennan Community College as a sophomore in 2007 ... Teammate of fellow Bears Howell Finch and Mace Thurman ... Named first-team all-conference after hitting .415 with 12 home runs, 57 RBI, 17 doubles, two triples, 51 runs scored and five stolen bases ... Produced a team-best .710 slugging percentage ... Tied for 26th nationally in home runs, tied for 48th nationally in RBI and tied for 30th nationally in hits (80) ... Spent freshman season at San Jacinto [Texas] College ... Played first base for head coach Tom Arrington ... Helped San Jacinto to a third-place finish at the Junior College World Series ... Hit .271 with three doubles, two triples, one home run, 12 RBI and two stolen bases.

Prepped at Lorena [Texas] High School ... Pitched and played third base for head coach Greg Blanchard ... Guided Leopards to three consecutive district titles and 2003 state title with a 31-0 record ... Three-time all-state selection ... Earned Louisville Slugger All-America honors as a senior ... Super CenTex Player of the Year as a senior and Newcomer of the Year as a sophomore ... 2003 state tournament MVP ... Named District 17-3A MVP during junior and senior seasons ... National Honor Society member ... Teammate of fellow Bear Ben Booker.

Full name is Adam Case Hornung ... Born Dec. 1, 1986, in Waco, Texas ... Son of Gary and Ann Hornung ... General studies major.

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