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Rex Brothers

#15 Rex Brothers

B/T So.
YEAR 6-0
HT. 195
WT. Chapel Hill, Tenn. (Shelbyville H.S.)
2008: NCAA Athens Regional All-Tournament Team. ...Atlantic Sun All-Tournament Team. ...Pitched in two games in the A-Sun Tournament, starting against Campbell anf earning win in 14-0 opening round game May 21 in DeLand, Fla., striking out five and allowing one hit in 6.1 innings. ...Threw five innings in relief, giving up three hits, two runs (both earned) and two strikeouts in 10-9, 15-inning championship game against Gardner-Webb May 25. ...Picked up the first ever and only NCAA win for the Bisons, with 5.1 innings in 10-7 win over host Georgia May 30 in the Athens Regional, allowing nine hits, six runs (two earned), and striking out three. ...Beat LSU 10-7 March 3 in Baton Rouge, La. , allowing five hits and five runs, four earned, while striking out six in six innings. ...Led A-Sun overall in innings pitched (97), strikeouts (96), strikeouts looking (26) and tied for first in games started (15) with teammate Michael Dunn. ..Led in strikeouts in A-Sun games only (74). ...Tied for sixth in A-Sun games only in strikeouts looking (18). ...In A-Sun games only ranked 10th in innings pitched (66.1).

2007: Atlantic Sun Freshman of the Year. ... Atlantic Sun Second Team All;-Conference. ...Atlantic Sun All-Freshman Team. ...Named to Lousville Slugger All-Freshman Team by College Baseball newspaper. ..First on the team in games started (16), innings pitched (95), and strikeouts (93). ... Second in opposing batting average (.207). ... Third in earned run average (3.51) and won-loss percentage (.636). ... Tied for fourth in appearances (16). ...Pitched a season-high eight innings three times. ...Struck out a season-high 11 batters (4/7) in eight innings in a 7-2 win. ...The 11 strikeouts against Mercer were also a team season high. ...Atlantic Sun All-Academic Team.

High School: Third Team All-State by The Tennessean (2006). ...Tennessee Sports Writers Association Class AAA All-State (2006). ...All Mid-State... All-State... All-District... All-Region.

Personal: Son of Carol and Andy Brothers. ... Brother named Hunter (14) and a sister named Courtney (19). ... Chose Lipscomb for the baseball program, academics, and the location. ...Has played two seasons in the Cape Cod League.