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No. 8
Ryan Klosterman

Sophomore-TR

INF

Right/Right
5-11*175

Clermont, Fla.
(SouthLake/Clemson)

Corbin's Comments: "A blue collar, mentally tough player who is fundamentally sound and very consistent. A no-nonsense, intense competitor. One of the strongest players on the team despite his size. Will push to start at shortstop, but can play second and third base as well."

As a Sophomore at Clemson (2002): Received a redshirt for the season.

As a Freshman at Clemson (2001): Appeared in 16 games with 14 at bats... Reached base on a walk and scored a run in a 13-2 win over Oregon State in Los Vegas... Earned his first collegiate hit, an RBI double, in the ninth inning of the series finale at N.C. State... Saw action in the NCAA regional at Clemson during a 24-4 win over Seton Hall... Named to the honor roll for the spring semester.. Played with the Manchester Silkworms of the New England Collegiate Baseball League during the 2002 summer... Batted .276 with the Silkworms, recording seven doubles, one home run, 17 RBI and 13 stolen bases while earning second team All-NECBL honors. Chosen to participate in the NECBL All-Star game.

High School: Hit .410 with two homers and 28 RBI as a senior at South Lake High School... Earned team MVP honors as a junior and senior... Named first team All-County and 5A honorable mention All-State as a senior... Earned second team
All-County recognition as a junior... Lettered two years in baseball... Coached in high school by Randall Cleckler... Earned All-Star selection with the Central Florida Renegades Connie Mack team in 1999 and 2000... Hit .375 with six home runs and 52 RBI in 2000 with the Renegades...

Personal: Ryan Patrick Klosterman... Born 5/28/82 in Eau Claire, Wis... Son of Tom and Jeri Klosterman... Has one brother, Garrett... Majoring in Human and Organizational Development... Favorites include grilled chicken and pasta, the television show "Seinfeld," Fenway Park, Craig Biggio and the New York Mets... Word that best describes is intense... Favorite sport to play besides baseball is basketball... The person in history he would most like to meet is Jackie Robinson... If he has another career besides professional baseball it will be as a strength training coach... His advice to youngsters is "Work hard because it will pay off."

Career Highs

Batting vs. The SEC
Team AVG GP AB H HR RBI
Alabama            
Arkansas            
Auburn            
Florida            
Georgia            
Kentucky            
LSU            
Ole Miss            
Miss. St.            
USC            
Tennessee            
Total            

Klosterman's Career Statistics
Year AVG GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB A
2001* .071 17 0 14 2 1 1 0 0 2 2 .143 1 1 4 0 .188 0 0 0 0
2002* Redshirt
Total .071 17 0 14 2 1 1 0 0 2 2 .143 1 1 4 0 .188 0 0 0 0

Fielding
Year PO A E FLD%
2001* 3 12 0 1.000
2002* Redshirt
Total 3 12 0 1.000

*statistics from years with Clemson

 






 



 
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
                   
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