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Clay Casey
Clay  Casey

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Desoto Central

Last College:
Northwest CC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 210

Position:
OF

Experience:
TR


SOPHOMORE (2016)
Appeared in 41 games, making 28 starts in his debut season with Houston…Hit .226 with five home runs – tied for second-most on the team…Drove in 18 RBI and scored 14 runs…Had six multi-hit games and four multi-RBI games…Tallied a season-high three RBI in a 2-for-3 effort with two runs, including two home runs in one game in a win over Baylor (March 6)…Also had three RBI with a home run in a win over George Washington (March 24)…Had back-to-back games with home runs in wins over Villanova (Feb. 21) and McNeese State (Feb. 23)...Was 8-for-9 on the base paths.

NORTHWEST COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Played the 2015 season under Mark Carson at Northwest Community College in Mississippi…Helped team to a 33-17 overall record and a final NJCAA national ranking of No. 16…Led team to a Mississippi State Runner-Up title…Was named All-Region and was a MACJC First Team All-State…Hit .333 with 10 doubles, two triples and 12 homeruns, while driving in 39 RBI and scoring 46 runs…Started all 50 games in right field for the Rangers...Voted the MACJC Player of the Week on March 26 after going 9-for-21 (.429) with a double, three home runs (two game-winners), six RBI and four runs scored in games vs. No. 8 Jones County, Dyersburg State and Coahoma...Ranked No. 41 in Perfect Game's Top 200 JUCO prospects list. 

HIGH SCHOOL
Played for head coach Mark Monoghan and graduated with honors at DeSoto Central...Helped lead the Jaguars to the Class 6A State Championship series for the first time in school history and the Region 1-6A title...Named a 2014 Perfect Game Second Team All-American and Southeast All-Region First Team...Named to All-USA Team, All-State Team and was a Gatorade Player of the Year finalist and B.O.P. Player of the Year finalist…Hit .464 as a senior with eight doubles, three triples, a state-best 14 home runs, 47 RBIs and 43 runs scored…Member of the 30+ ACT Club...Drafted in the 33rd Round of the 2014 MLB First-Year Player Draft by the Washington Nationals.

PERSONAL
Full name is Clayton Michael Casey…Goes by Clay...Born May 14, 1995 in Memphis, Tenn...Son of Paul and Terisa Casey...Has three younger siblings, Cameron, Brooke and Jack...Majoring in business….Has plans to play professional baseball.

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