#18 - John Long
2011-12 Baseball
POSITION
RHP/OF
B/T
R/R
HT.
5' 11"
WT.
194
YR.
Sr.
HOMETOWN
Anderson, S.C.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Spartanburg Methodist JC
John Long

2011 Season: Was a two-way player for the Bucs as he saw time in the outfield and on the mound for the Bucs...Hit .274 at the plate with six doubles and two home runs...Was the Friday starter on the mound, posting a 6-6 record with a 5.09 ERA and 62 strikeouts...Pitched a team-leading 92 innings on the season...Had an excellent game against Marist at the plate, going 3-for-4 with a double and a home run...Threw a complete game against N.C. State, giving up just one earned run and four hits in the victory (5/6)...Also had a season-high 10 strikeouts in a win against Campbell (5/13).

Prior to ETSU: A transfer from Spartanburg Methodist College where he was coached by Tim Wallace … compiled a 6-1 record as a sophomore while posting a 2.41 ERA in 52.1 innings … struck out a team-best 51 batters while only walking 13 … hit .383 for SMC in 2010 with two doubles, two triples, three home runs and 18 RBI … spent the 2009 season at Liberty University where he saw action in 28 games, including six starts for the Flames … hit .250 with a home run and seven RBI, while going 1-0 on the mound in 11 appearances with 11 strikeouts.
 
High School: A graduate of T.L. Hannah high school in South Carolina … selected to the 2008 Louisville Slugger Pre-Season All-American team and was rated by Diamond Prospects as the 31st best prospect in South Carolina in 2008 … represented South Carolina in the 2008 International High School Power Showcase Homerun Derby at Tropicana Field in Tampa, Fla., finishing sixth … was a two-time All-Region I AAAA and Anderson Independent All-Area team member and received all-state honorable mention nod in 2008 … named the team MVP, Long hit .438 as a senior and .456 as a junior with a South Carolina 4A leading 11 home runs … was also was a member of highly successful Diamond Devils travel team.
 
Personal: Born on January 28, 1990 … Major is undecided … son of Bryan and Kathy Long.
WTEN ETSU Results
Sep 21 USC Upstate Fall Classic
WGOLF Lady Paladin Invitational Greenville, S.C.
Sep 21 11th of 18
MTEN ETSU Results
Sep 21 UVa Ranked Plus One Invitational
SB Virginia Tech Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 21, 12:00 p.m. ETSU
SB Virginia Tech Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 21, 2:00 p.m. ETSU
WSOC Tennessee 3 F
Sep 21, 2:00 p.m. ETSU 0
MGOLF Inverness Intercollegiate Invitational Toledo, Ohio
Sep 22 Results
MGOLF Inverness Intercollegiate Invitational Toledo, Ohio
Sep 23 1st of 12
MSOC ETSU 2 F
Sep 23 Winthrop 4
VB Furman University 3 Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 23 ETSU 0
MCC Spartan Invitational Kernersville, N.C.
Sep 26 1 of 6
WCC Spartan Invitational Kernersville, N.C.
Sep 26 1 of 6
WSOC Furman 3 F
Sep 26 ETSU 0
FB ETSU Johnson City, Tenn.
Sep 27 Game Time 101 Event (First official scrimmage)
VB ETSU 3 Chattanooga, Tenn.
Sep 27 University of Tennessee at Chattanooga 1
MGOLF Jack Nicklaus Invitational Columbus, Ohio
Sep 28 Results
WSOC Wofford 0 F
Sep 28 ETSU 3
MGOLF Jack Nicklaus Invitational Columbus, Ohio
Sep 29 5th of 12