Named to the A-Sun All-Tournament Team … played in 37 games, making 24 starts (22 LF, 1 3B, 1 DH) … led the team with a .367 batting average … ended the season by reaching base safely in 20 straight games, while posting a 12-game hit streak from 4/23-5/16 … totaled a career high four hits vs. FGCU (5/11) … had eight multi-hit and three multi-RBI games … hit .439 with three doubles, one triple, 12 runs and 10 RBI over his final 16 games of the season.
Atlantic Sun Conference Scholar and A-Sun All-Academic member … played in 18 games, making nine starts (four at third, three at short, and two as a designated hitter) … went 3-for-4 along with recording his first collegiate home run vs. Lipscomb on April 14 … reached base three times and drove in two runs at Tennessee on Feb. 26.
Received Dean’s List and A-Sun All-Academic honors … played in 21 games, making nine starts (third base and designated hitter) … posted a pair of multi-hit games at Arizona (4/29) and on 5/6 at Jacksonville … recorded first collegiate hit in start vs. Indiana on March 4.
Prior to ETSU
Was named Southeast Region Honorable Mention by Perfect Game…Was named All-Region in 2010 and All-District in 2009 and 2010. The Powell,Tenn.native also received Super Sophomore and Freshmen Team honors from the Knoxville New Sentinel. As a junior,Sanfordhit .407 with five home runs, 39 RBI and 19 stolen bases.Sanfordalso was named to the Perfect Game Pre-season All-American Honorable Mention Team in 2010.
Son of Rhonda and Bobby Sanford ... born May 18, 1992 ... majoring in economics.