28 - Josh Young
Josh Young
Height: 6-2
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lake Havasu City, Ariz.
High School: Lake Havasu
Previous College: Arizona Western College
Position: OF
Major: Psychology

2011: Played in 51 games, starting 50 ... Batted .291 in 182 at-bats, primarily in the two-hole for the Bobcats ... Registered 53 hits with 17 doubles ... Was GC's biggest threat on the bases, stealing 30-of-39 attempts ... Drew 37 walks, good for second on the team.

Prior to GC: Played two years at Arizona Western College in Yuma, Ariz. Under John Stratton … Recorded 200 at bats with 72 hits and a batting average of .360 … Named First Team All-Conference.

High School: Lettered in baseball, basketball and swimming at Lake Havasu High under Larry Kiczack … Named all-conference three straight years from 2006-08.

Personal: Son of Lisa Specht and Gene Young … Born Nov. 5 … Majoring in psychology … Chose Georgia College to compete for a national championship … Favorite athlete is St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols … Enjoys watching “South Park” on TV … Lists favorite movie as “40 Year Old Virgin.”

 

YEAR GP-GS AVG AB R H HR RBI SB-ATT
2011 51-50 .291 182 46 53 0 37 30-39