#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.
WBB High Point University 76 Final
Nov 17 ETSU 84
MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville 87 F
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. ETSU 98
MBB ETSU 69 F
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Winthrop 64
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 24, 12:00 p.m. Indiana State University 76
WBB ETSU 69 Final
Nov 26, 12:00 p.m. Indiana University 97
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State
WBB ETSU Fairfax, Va.
Dec 3, 5:00 p.m. George Mason University
MBB Western Carolina Freedom Hall
Dec 3, 8:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Huntsville, Ala.
Dec 6, 6:00 p.m. Alabama A&M University
MBB UNC Greensboro Freedom Hall
Dec 13, 4:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB Eastern Kentucky University Johnson City, Tenn.
Dec 13, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
WBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 15, 12:00 p.m. Morehead State University
MBB ETSU Richmond, Ky.
Dec 16, 7:00 p.m. Eastern Kentucky