31 - Drew Walker
Drew Walker
Height: 5-10
Weight: 200
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ringgold, Ga.
High School: Ringgold HS
Position: INF

2011: Started all 52 games for the Pirates as a junior ... Hit .337 with 11 doubles, a team-high seven home runs and 41 RBis ... Earned second-team All-Peach Belt Conference honors ... Tied for 10th in the PBC in home runs and on-base percentage (.447) while ranking 12th in RBIs and 13th in slugging percentage (.522) ... Opened the season with an 11-game hitting streak ... Delivered the game-winning RBI single in the bottom of the ninth for an 8-7 PBC win over Lander on March 19 ... 17 multi-hit games, including a pair of four-hit games, against Queens (NY) on Feb. 28 and against UNC Pembroke on May 10 in the PBC Tournament semifinals ... Drove in five runs with a home run and a pair of doubles against the Braves on May 10.

2010: Played in 40 games, starting 24, for the Pirates as a sophomore ... Hit .271 with one home run and 23 RBI ... Went 2-for-4 with two doubles and four RBIs against Georgia College on April 30 ... Went 3-for-5 with three RBIs against Queens (NY) on March 1 ... Went 2-for-3 with three runs scored and three RBI vs. St. Andrews on March 3 ... Member of the PBC Presidential Honor Roll.

2009: Played in 47 games, starting 38, for the Pirates as a freshman ... Hit .313 with four home runs and 38 RBI ... Two-time PBC Freshman of the Week honoree (March 17 and March 31) ... Collected a 15-game hitting streak from March 9 through March 30 ... Went 3-for-4 with a double, a triple and five RBIs against Flagler on April 15 ... Went 3-for-6 with three RBIs against Fairmont State on March 16 ... Collected 12 multi-hit games and 11 games of two or more RBIs.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for four years at Ringgold HS ... Played in the Georgia All-Star Game as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Two-time Best of Preps honoree ... Hit .429 with six homers and 30 RBI as a senior ... High school teammate of fellow Pirate freshman Justin Harris.

PERSONAL: Born Drew Walker on October 5, 1989, in Ringgold, Ga., his hometown ... Son of Athena and Jerry Walker ... Majoring in health science ... Enjoys lifting weights and hunting ... Lists Peyton Manning, Dan Uggla and Brandon Curry among his favorite sports personalities.