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Cameron Simmons

OF
Position
6'3''
Height
195 lbs.
Weight
Freshman
Class
R/R
B/T
Royersford, Pa.
Hometown
Spring-Ford
High School

2019
• Started all but one game (53 at CF & 2 at DH)
• Selected in the 20th Round (590th overall) by the Chicago White Sox
• Listed on the ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Batted .260 (54-for-208) with 12 doubles, five home runs and 34 RBI
• His five homers were tied for the most on the team
• Put together 10 multi-RBI games, the second most on the team
• Reached base in 21-straight games March 10-April 13. Batted .338 (26-for-77 with six doubles, 14 walks and 14 RBI in that span
• Was a perfect, 12-for-12 in stolen base attempts
• His outfield assist in the bottom of the ninth inning of the nightcap against Notre Dame on April 6 ended the game and clinched the series

2018
• Drafted in the 15th round (449th overall) by the Texas Rangers
• Sat out the 2018 season due to injury
• Listed on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2017
· Second-Team All-ACC honoree (outfield)
· Played in 58 games, including 56 starts in right field
· Finished fourth in ACC in batting (.352)
· Batted .374 in ACC games, tops among UVA players and third in ACC
· Eighth in ACC in RBI (57) and 11th in OBP (.432)
· Tied with Adam Haseley for team lead with 27 multiple-hit games, including team-high 10 three-hit games
· Had a streak of seven straight multi-hit games from April 7-15
· Hit nine home runs, including two-home run game against Richmond (5/16)
· Was 2-for-8 with four RBI in ACC tournament; hit three-run home run against Clemson (5/26)
· Hit grand slam and drove in career-high six runs in win over Miami (5/13)
· Was 5-for-14 and drove in five runs in Florida State series
· Went 6-for-13 and scored five runs in Notre Dame series
· Was 7-for-12 in Pitt series

2016
· Played in 50 games with 44 starts (41 RF, 3 LF); both ranked as the most among UVA’s freshmen
· After slow start at plate, he found his stride in late April
· Played in each of UVA’s last 19 games, batting .319 (23-for-72) with eight doubles in that stretch
· Batted team-high .406 (13-32) during UVA’s eight-game win streak in late April/early May
· Homered in first UVA game on Feb. 19 against Kent State
· Hit long home run vs. Wagner (3/9); also doubled in drove in season-high four runs and scored three runs
· Started and recorded hits in all three games in Wake Forest series (4-for-9, two runs in series)
· Hit 3-run double in win over North Carolina (4/17)
· Ripped solo home run in ninth inning in win at Miami (4/22)
· Was 4-for-11 in Georgia Tech series
· Homered in Game 1 of Virginia Tech series; was 4-for-11 in series
· Was 4-for-12 with three runs in NCAA regional

SPRING-FORD HS
· Named First-Team All-Southeastern Pennsylvania as senior
· Was Mercury All-Area Player of Year as senior
· Named Pioneer Athletic Conference MVP his senior year and also was First-Team All-PAC selection
· Batted .452 with three home runs, eight doubles and four triples his senior year
· Coached by Bruce Brobst
· Played travel team baseball with All-Star Baseball Academy

PERSONAL
· Parents are Steve and Sue Simmons
· Has two brothers, Connor and Chase