John Newman

#8 John Newman

POS. RHP/INF
B/T R/R
YEAR Fr.
HT. 6-1
WT. 190
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL) Labanon, Tenn. (Lebanon H.S.)
2008: Appeared in one game, as a hitter against Vanderbilt (3/19). ... Batted one time.

2007:Redshirt.

2006: Made three appearances on the mound (at Chicago State, 2/17; Austin Peay, 5/9; Mid-Continent, 4/11). ...Season-high three innings against Chicago State (2/17). ...Threw 4.1 innings. ...Struck out four and gave up four hits for the season.

High School: Prepped at Lebanon High School in Lebanon, Tenn. ...Named All-District in 2005. ...Also named to the CABA World Series All-Tournament Team.

Personal:Majoring in Biology. ...Son of Lisa and Randy Newman. ...Chose to attend Lipscomb because it was close to home and has a good baseball program. ...Also recruited by Belmont, Cumberland and Dartmouth.