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27  Damon Saunders
Damon Saunders

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Louisville, Ky.

High School:
Butler

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 180

Position:
OF

B/T:
R/R


11/05/2012

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10/29/2012

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09/23/2012

Dwyer, Reed Toss Shutout Outings in Fall Scrimmage

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06/26/2012

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02/29/2012

Shepherd Dazzles, Offense Erupts in Baseball's Win over Xavier

Freshman Chandler Shepherd Tosses Five Shutout Innings in First Career Start

Outlook
Outfielder owns raw talent and has shown good improvement, offensively and defensively, during his 2011 redshirt season and during the fall ... A great high school baskeball player at Butler in Louisville, is refining approach at the plate ... Collected six hits during the fall, with two stolen bases and two doubles.

2011
Redshirted season.

High School
A four-year letterwinner in baseball for coach Greg Lauder at Butler Traditional High School ... A tremendous athlete, also earned four letters in basketball ... As a senior at Butler, led team to a state runner-up finish and a region championship ... Team won district championship all four years, finishing as region runner-up during junior season ... Was named all district and all region on the diamond as a senior ... Had tremendous success as a basketball player, leading team to the district and region championship as a senior ... Hoops team advanced to the elite 8 of the state tournament and won the Florida Sunshine Classic as a senior ... Also earned two academic letters in high school.

Personal
Full name is Damon Lamont Saunders Jr. ... Born on April 25, 1992 in Louisville, Ky. ... Son of Damon Saunders Sr. and Angela Saunders ... Has a younger sister, Aayana (16).


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