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Drew Blakely

C
Position
6'2''
Height
190 lbs.
Weight
Freshman
Class
R/R
B/T
Galesburg, Mich.
Hometown
Gull Lake
High School

2019
• Was the position player winner of the annual Iron Cavalier Challenge in the fall
• A member of the ACC Academic Honor Roll for the third-straight season
• Appeared in one game, pinch-hitting against Longwood on March 26

2018
• Did not see game action (injured)
• Listed on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2017
· Played in 10 games, including seven starts (four in ACC play)
• Listed on the ACC Academic Honor Roll
· Went 1-for-3 in start at Clemson (3/18); started behind the plate in each of the final two games at Clemson
· Recorded two hits and two RBI in first start against Rutgers (2/25)
· Also drove in runs against The Citadel (2/18) and Rutgers (2/26)

GULL LAKE HIGH SCHOOL
· Three-time all-state honoree and twice named to Michigan’s All-State Dream Team (all divisions)
· Finished with school records in batting average (.468), RBI (140), triples (12) and putouts (578); also had 171 hits, including eight home runs
· Named All-Southwest Michigan Athletic Conference each of his four years
· Was a four-time all-area and all-district selection
· Was named a team captain his junior and senior seasons
· Coached by his father, Bill, at Gull Lake HS
· Also a standout student; earned an MHSAA Scholar-Athlete Award (presented to 32 student-athletes from state of Michigan)
· Named to National Honor Society as well as Highest Honor Roll

PERSONAL
· Son of Bill and Gretchen Blakely
· Has one sister, Elise