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No. 5
Matt McGraner

Freshman-HS

C

Right/Right
6-2*205

Germantown, TN
(Germantown)

Corbin's Comments: "A strong, physical player behind the plate who shows solid defensive skills. Should also see action as a designated hitter. One of the strongest members of the team."

High School: Hit .340 with three home runs and 40 RBI as a senior at Germantown High School... Helped lead the Red Devils to the 2001 state championship, a third-place finish in the 2000 state tournament, three district championships (1999, 2000, 2002) and two regional titles (2000, 2001)... Named to Commercial Appeal's Best of Preps and All-Metro team (Shelby Suburban) in 2002... Captained baseball team as junior and senior... Coached by Phil Clark... Member of National Beta Club... Named a 2001 Presidential Classroom Scholar... Chose Vanderbilt over Memphis, Mississippi State and Mississippi.

Personal: Matthew Ryan McGraner... Born 11/16/83 in Memphis, Tenn... Son of Roland McGraner and Karen Marks... Has one sister, Kristin... Majoring in Human and Organizational Development... Favorites include steak, the television show "Baseball Tonight," comedian Martin Lawrence, the music of Creed, Wrigley Field, Mike Piazza and the Oakland Athletics... Word that best describes him is competitive... Most treasured possession is his family... Favorite sport besides baseball is golf... The person in history he would most like to meet is Aristotle... Advice to youngsters is "Stay in school, work hard and believe."

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            

McGraner'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
                                           
Total                                          

Fielding
Year PO A E FLD%
         
Total        

 






 



 
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
                   
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