Charlotte Baseball BIO
2 Brad Elwood

2015: ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove Winner … NCCSIA All-State Second Team … Played and started in all 48 games during his senior season leading all starters with a .328 batting average with a home run and 22 RBI … hit safely in 38 of those 48 games that included two hits streaks of nine, one of eight and one six-gamer … hit safely in a stretch of 32 of 35 games from March 6th to May 3rd … put together a 25-game reaching base safely streak … registered a pair of four-hit games against Winthrop on April 14th and at Southern Miss on May 9th … hit .349 in lefty-lefty matchups at the plate, .322 with runners on, .457 when leading off the inning, .692 with runners at third and less than two outs and .329 with two outs … finished second on the team with 15 multi-hit games and tied for second with six multi-RBI games … 10 of his 22 RBI came with two outs … hit .304 in Conference USA play which included his three-run homer against #20 Florida Atlantic … hit in seven different spots of the lineup throughout 2015 which led the team … made 40 starts in right field leading the nation with 12 outfield assists not making a single error in 117 chances … ends his career as a .308 hitter in 163 games played, 161 of those starts racking up 185 hits, four homers and 88 RBI … named to Conference USA’s Commissioner’s Honor Roll … Athletic Director’s List (fall), Dean’s List (spring).

2014: Preseason All-Conference USA selection ... Played in 25 games with 23 starts before missing the second half of the season due to injury. Hit .214 in his 25 games with three multi-hit games at High Point and at home to Canisius and USC Upstate ... tied for second on the team with an eight-game hitting streak during the year reaching base safely in 19 of 25 games including his last seven-straight prior to his season-ending injury ... named to Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Athletic Director's List (fall and spring).

2013: All-Atlantic 10 Tournament ... A-10 Player of the Week, 4/15 ... Academic All-Conference ... Rated third toughest to strikeout in the NCAA at end of regular season (10 K's in 233 at bats) ... Was second on the squad and seventh in A-10 with a .343 batting average, leading the team and tying for second in the A-10 with 80 hits at the end of the regular season... Finished second on team and tied for fourth in league with 41 RBI ... Finished second on the team with 22 multiple-hit games, tied for first with three four-hit games ... Only player with a four-RBI game, driving in that many in a home game against Siena on March 17th ... Hit his first and second career homers in that game ... Third career homer gave Charlotte its first conference win of the season at Richmond on March 22nd ... Missed only one game of the year, the contest at Presbyterian ... Came up with team's best hitting streak (15 games) and run of reaching base safely (21 games) ... Played first seven games in outfield before playing last 52 games at second base after injuries to teammates, one of two players to play an outfield and infield position ... Dean's List (fall and spring).

2012: A-10 Rookie of the Week, 3/5 & 4/30 ... One of three freshmen in the league to win A-10 Rookie of the Week honors twice during the season ... Had hits in his first three collegiate contests, and collected six hits in 13 at bats in a four-game home series against Wagner to earn his first A-10 Rookie of the Week honor, on March 5th ... Set a season high with two doubles and three RBI in the Sunday game of the Wagner series on March 4th ... Posted a pair of three-hit games, both in the same week, at No. 19 N.C. State on April 25th and at George Washington on April 28th to earn his second Rookie of the Week honor ...  Had hits in the last three games of the season, the home series versus St. Bonaventure, scoring a season-high two runs in the season finale on May 19th ... Was charged with an error in each of his first four games, with just three errors over the rest of his season (27 games) ... Played at second base nine of his first 12 games (serving three times as the designated hitter), but after a hand injury kept him out of the lineup from March 11th to April 15th, he returned to the lineup on April 20th and finished out the season as the right fielder, recording two outfield assists in his first game back, just the third Charlotte player in the seven seasons in the A-10 to record more than one outfield assist in a game ... Posted a .440 average reaching base as the leadoff hitter in an inning ... Struck out just twice in 39 conference at bats, the hardest to strike out on the team in league games ... Tied for third-hardest player to strike out on the team (10 K's in 104 at bats)... Chancellor's List (fall), Dean's List (spring).

Brad Elwood's Career Stats

Prep - Piedmont Panthers advanced to the fourth round of the State 3A Playoffs in both of his last two years there ... Named a Louisville Slugger Preseason All-American ... Set school record for batting average ... Member of the National Honor Society.

Personal - Parents are Angie and Brent Elwood ... Has two brothers: John and Todd ... Mother played collegiate basketball and softball, while father was a collegiate tennis player ... Major is Finance with a minor in American Studies ... Birthday is December 29th.

Position: Infield/Outfield
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Indian Trail, N.C.
High School: Piedmont
Experience: High School
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