Crimson Tide to honor eight seniors prior to Friday's game against Bulldogs
SENIOR (2012): Started 46-of-48 games played, 44 of those starts came in left field ... Posted a .273 average, which ranked fifth best on the team ... Had 12 multi-hit games and three multi-RBI games ... was second on the team with nine stolen bases in 12 attempts ... led the team with nine sacrifice bunts and was tied for fourth on the team with 17 walks ... hit .289 (24-for-83) during SEC play with 11 runs scored and 12 RBI ... recorded seven of his nine sacrifice bunts during conference play to rank second in the SEC during conference games ... In the last two games of the series against Georgia, he posted a total of three hits, two runs and two RBI, including his fifth double of the season in six at-bats ... Posted two hits, two runs and two RBI in the second game of the series at South Carolina (April 27), making it his 11th multi-hit game of the season ... Recorded two hits and one run in five at-bats at Samford (April 24) ... Was 2-for-9 in the series against Vanderbilt, recording two runs, two RBI and two walks ... Went 2-for-3 in game two of a double header against MVSU (April 18) ... Was 3-for-4 with a run scored in the two games against the Delta Devils ... Hit .400 (6-for-15) for the week against South Alabama and Auburn, after posting a .452 average (5-for-11) in the Auburn series and was 3-for-4 in game one of the Auburn series, before going 2-for-4 in the series finale ... Went 1-for-4 getting a double and two runs at USA (April 3) ... Recorded a hit in all three games of the series at Tennessee, posting two RBI in the last game ... Had a sacrifice hit in all three games of the Mississippi series ... Had five hits, including a double and three RBI in the weekend series at Arkansas ... Walked against Southern Mississippi (March 13) which lead to a run ... Was 2-for-3 with one RBI and one run scored against Louisville (March 10), which was the game-winning run ... Started all three games of the Arkansas-Pine Bluff series in left field and finished with a .500 average (5-for-10) with three runs scored ... Started in left field on opening day and was 1-for-2 at the plate, his double in the third inning was the first hit of the season for the Crimson Tide.
JUNIOR (2011): SEC Academic Honor Roll ... came on late in the year to produce solid results in the outfield ... started 20 of the 32 games he played in during his first year at Alabama ... had six runs and 10 RBI while hitting .203 in those 32 games ... walked 11 times and was a perfect 5-for-5 on stolen bases for the year ... started 14 of 19 games he played in during SEC action ... knocked in five RBI and crossed the plate four times ... had five walks and went a perfect 3-for-3 on base thefts ... Tallahassee Regional: Appeared in the middle two games of the Regional, coming in as a defensive replacement in the Florida State game and a pinch hitter in the Central Florida game ... went 0-for-1 in his lone plate appearance. SEC Tournament: Started all three games of the SEC Tournament in left field ... was 1-for-8 with two RBI in the three games ... was 1-for-3 with two RBI in the opener against Arkansas (5/25). South Carolina: Went 4-for-10 with one walk in his three starts against SC. Auburn: Started all three games on the weekend ... went 1-for-9 with two runs, one RBI and one walk. LSU: Started games two and three of the series in left field ... went 2-for-7 at the dish while going a perfect 2-for-2 for stolen bases against the Bayou Bengals. Mississippi State: Appeared in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader and also appeared in Sunday's series finale, coming in as a pinch runner on Saturday and a defensive replacement in LF on Sunday ... went 1-for-3 with one run and walk in his time at the plate. Florida: Played in all three games, starting game on in LF, coming in as a defensive replacement in LF in game two and as a pinch runner in game three ... went 0-for-6 at the plate for the series. Samford: Went 1-for-3 with one RBI while earning two walks on the night. Tennessee: Started all three games in LF ... went 2-for-8 with one run, two RBI and a walk on the weekend. MVSU: Started both games in LF ... led off the batting order for the Tide in the first game, supplanting Dugas from that spot for the first time this season ... went 1-for-8 with two runs and two walks ... also stole a base in the first game of the midweek series (4/12). Vanderbilt: Started the final two games of the weekend in LF ... went 1-for-7 with two RBI and one walk. EIU: Was 1-for-1 with a pinch-hit RBI single in game two of the series ... the hit was the first of his Alabama career. NWSU: Appeared in one game as a pinch hitter ... earned a walk in his lone at-bat. Alabama State: Entered as a defensive replacement in the top of the sixth, getting action in LF ... went 0-for-1 at the dish with one RBI and a stolen base. Alcorn State: Played in two games for the Tide ... went 0-for-2 in his two appearances ... made his Crimson Tide debut as a pinch hitter for Dugas (2/18).
SOPHOMORE (2010 - Bevill State): Played in 47 games for the Bears ... hit .377 with 28 RBI while crossing the plate 44 times ... struck out 14 times total in 167 at-bats ... walked 39 times ... had 63 hits, four of which were home runs, and 13 total were extra-base hits.
PERSONAL: Full name is Hunter Richardson Gregory ... parents are Jeff and Debbie Gregory.