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30 Jon Hedges

2012 - Honorable Mention All-MVC selection ... one of just three Sycamores to play in all 60 games, making 58 starts ... hit. 305 with 71 hits, 13 doubles, one triple and seven home runs ... third on the team with 43 RBIs while scoring 29 times ... totaled 519 putouts at first base ... tied for second on the team with 21 multi-hit games ... tallied a nine-game hitting streak from Feb. 24 through March 9, hitting .450 (18-for-40) during that span with four home runs ... hit four home runs in five games from March 3-7, including two games Eastern Kentucky on March 4 ... tallied a season-high four RBIs at Bradley on April 15, also hitting a three-run home run.

2011 - Started 54 games for ISU, while making one appearance off the bench ... hit .243 (50-for-206) with 10 doubles and five home runs ... placed second on the team in home runs ... drove in 38 runs while scoring 24 times ... led the team with six sacrifice flies ... also led the team with 427 putouts at first base ... recorded a season-high four hits against Evansville on May 7, while driving in three runs in five different games ... one of ISU's most consistent fielders, Hedges did not make an error during ISU's 21 league games, racking up 183 putouts and 21 fielding assists.

Olney Central College
- Played for two seasons at Olney Central College under head coach Dennis Conley ... led the NJCAA in RBIs as a freshman ... named the Great Rivers Athletic Conference Freshman of the Year ... holds both the single-season and career records for home runs and RBIs at OCC ... was drafted in the 43rd round of the MLB Draft by the Minnesota Twins following his freshman season at OCC ... earned all-region and all-academic status following both seasons.

High School
- Four-year letterwinner at Owensboro High School under head coach Johnny Vance ... earned second team all-state honors after his senior season ... named to all-region team twice while at OHS.

- Born on April 30, 1990, to Cathy and Brian Hedges ... majoring in Criminal Justice ... has one brother, Chris ... married Alivia Payne on Dec. 10, 2011.

Position: Infielder
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 250
Year: Senior
Hometown: Owensboro, Ky.
High School: Owensboro HS
Other College: Olney CC
Experience: 1 Letter
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