Crimson Tide athletics honors 2012-13 achievement in Alabama Student-Athlete Awards banquet
Crimson Tide gives up three in the 16th inning to fall to No. 2 LSU, 11-8
Crimson Tide defeats Tigers 4-3 for first win over top-five opponent in two years
Crimson Tide limited to three hits by Tigers' starter Aaron Nola
JUNIOR COLLEGE (2010-11): Was named All-Region and All-American at Meridian Community College in 2011 ... also garnered all-state honors in 2010 ... in his two seasons at MCC, he appeared in 85 games, with a .396 career batting average, with 21 home runs, 84 RBI and 96 runs scored ... also had 27 doubles, six triples and was 20-for-26 in stolen base opportunities ... hit .399 (77-for-193) in 2011 with 12 home runs, 48 RBI and 58 runs scored ... also had 19 doubles and four triples for a .725 slugging percentage, helping his team post a 33-21 overall record ... was 14-for-19 in stolen base attempts ... ranked 20th nationally in home runs in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) ... as a freshman he hit .391 (45-115) with nine home runs, 36 RBI, eight doubles and 38 runs scored.
HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Meridian High School where he was an All-State selection in 2008 and 2009 ... During his senior season in 2009, he posted a .511 average with 12 home runs and 41 RBI ... was named the Most Outstanding Player of his team in 2009 ... received the All-Star award in 2009.
PERSONAL: Born Kenny Cortez Roberts on September 5, 1990, in Meridian, Miss. ... son of Kenny and Robin Roberts ... has a brother, Vedo and a sister, Chassidy ... majoring in marketing.