- Nathan McCorkle
Nathan  McCorkle


Hoover, Ala.

Last College:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 215





AS A JUNIOR (2004)
Ranked second on the team with a .325 batting average, 11 home runs and 50 RBIs ... stole seven bases in nine attempts and posted a .421 on base percentage ... started 56 games at designated hitter in the cleanup spot for the Blazers ... his 52 runs was tied for first on the team ... drew 30 walks, good for second on the team ... his .342 average in C-USA games was tops on the team ... went 6-for-12 with two RBIs and four runs scored in the Murray State series (Feb. 20-22) ... smacked his first home run of the season against Marshall on Feb. 28 ... went 7-for-13 with a home runs, four RBIs and seven runs scored in a three game span from March 14-19 ... raised his average 38 points with a 4-for-5 game against Auburn on March 23 ... had a home run, two doubles and four RBIs against the Tigers ... went 5-for-13 in the Tulane series (April 16-18) ... had five hits in eight at-bats in the final two games at Charlotte on April 24 and 25, including a five RBI performance in the series finale ... hit home runs in both games of doubleheader against Southern Miss on May 1 ... went 3-for-5 with a home run and five RBIs at TCU on May 8 ... had six hits and six RBIs in ten at-bats during USF series from May 14-16 ... recorded his team-high third 5- RBI game of the season at Cincinnati on May 20 ... had a 16-game hitting streak snapped against Memphis on May 27 at the C-USA Tournament ... drove in 14 runs in a six-game span from May 14-21

Played two seasons for coach Wynn Fletcher at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tenn. ... hit .331 with 13 doubles, two home runs and 32 RBI as a sophomore ... also posted a .921 fielding percentage ... had 10 doubles, five home runs, 28 RBI and a .993 fielding percentage as a freshman

A three-year letterwinner for coach Bob Lemon ... a second-team all-district selection at third base in 2000 and 2001 ... hit .324 with 65 RBI, 58 runs scored, 17 doubles, 12 home runs and a .603 slugging percentage during his high school career ... was an academic all-state selection in 2001 ... team was 5A state runner-up in 2001 ... team was District 5 Co-Champions and a 5A State Tournament quarterfinalist in 2000

Nathan Thomas McCorkle ... born July 1, 1982, in Birmingham, Ala. ... parents are Tommy and Ann McCorkle ... majoring in business management with a minor in human resources