8 Alex Frederick
8 Alex Frederick
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
Previous College: UNC Greensboro
Position: INF

2011: Made 50 starts for the Pirates as a junior ... Hit .320 with seven doubles, one home run and 36 RBIs ... Named the PBC Player of the Week on March 28 ... Went 8-for-11 in stolen bases ... Made just 13 errors in 260 chances at shortstop ... Had a season-high four hits vs. Montevallo on March 26 (game one) ... Went 9-for-16 with three doubles, a home run and six RBIs in the Montevallo series on March 25-26 ... Had two hits and drove in three runs vs. Columbus State in the PBC Tournament on May 9 ... Had 20 multi-hit games.

PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Played for two seasons at UNC Greensboro ... Played in 27 games, starting 14, for the Spartans as a sophomore ... Hit .306 with nine RBIs ... Played in 42 games as a freshman, making 24 starts ... Hit .139 with six RBIs ... Member of the Southern Conference All-Academic Team.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for four seasons at Dulaney HS ... All-State, All-Metro and All-County as a senior for the Lions ... Earned All-County and All-Division honors as a junior ... All-Division honors as a sophomore ... Selected to play in the Brooks Robinson Sr. All-Star Game at Camden Yards ... Selected to play for Team Maryland in the Sun Belt Classic in Norman, Okla., and competed against Armstrong teammate John Roberts, who played in the Classic for Team Georgia.

PERSONAL: Born Brian Alexander Frederick on January 23, 1990, in Baltimore, Md., his hometown ... Son of Brian and Kim Frederick ... Sister, Meghan, played lacrosse at Duquesne University ... Majoring in economics ... Enjoys playing basketball and going to the beach ... Lists David Wright as a favorite sports personality.