16 - Shawn Ward
Shawn Ward
Height: 6-1
Weight: 205
Year: R-Sr.
Hometown: Martinez, Ga.
High School: Evans
Previous College: Middle Georgia College
Position: OF

2010: Appeared in 59 games with 59 starts … Led the team with 87 RBI recorded 55 runs scored … Hit .409 with runners in scoring position and .358 overall … Recorded 88 hits, 16 of them being home runs … Eight for eight in stolen bases … Named to ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Team … Named to NCBWA All-Region First Team and All-PBC First Team … All-American honorable mention in NCBWA.

Prior to GC: Played two years at Middle Georgia College under Craig Young … Led team with 13 HR and 68 RBI … All-conference first team selection … All-tournament Team … Gold Glove Selection in conference. 

High School: Attended Evans High School under Ricky Beale … .433 BA, 16 HR and 86 RBI combined as junior and senior.

Personal: Son of Eddie and Jeanne Ward … Born Dec. 29, 1987 … Lists Josh Hamilton of the Texas Rangers as his favorite athlete … Enjoys watching Baseball Tonight … His biggest thrill in sports was competing in the JUCO World Series in 2009 and the Division II World Series in 2010 … Majoring in criminal justice … Chose Georgia College due to the well-established athletic programs along with great educational opportunities. 


 

Year AVG GP-GS AB R H HR RBI SB-ATT
2010 .358 59-59 246 55 88 16 87 8-8
TOT .358 59-59 246 55 88 16 87 8-8