AT GW: Expected to be starting catcher.
2007: Appeared in 48 games, starting 45 of them, 37 as catcher and the other eight as designated hitter ... Finished with a .241 batting average and .984 fielding percentage (second-best on the team) ... Fourth on the team with seven doubles ... Was 3-for-3 with a double at Virginia (2/18) ... Went 2-for-4 with a double, RBI and two runs scored at James Madison (5/15) ... Fifth on the team with a .577 OPS (on-base plus slugging) and seventh with nine multi-hit games.
2006: Named to the Atlantic 10 Conference's All-Championship Team ... Started 53 games, 47 at catcher ... Led the Colonials with a .307 batting average, three triples and 18 multi-hit games ... Hit .375 in 24 A-10 conference games ... Third on the club with a .358 OBP and 25 RBI ... Fourth on the team with a .417 SLG%, a .775 OPS, 30 runs, 61 hits, and 83 total bases ... Went 3-4 with 3 RBI against Rhode Island (4/01/06) ... Recorded first career home run against Dayton in the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/25/06) ... Among position players, his .992 fielding percentage was tops on the team and good for 9th in the conference ... Second on GW and 10th in the A-10 with 345 putouts ... Hit .224 while appearing in 34 games for the Quakertown Blazers (Perkasie, PA) of the Atlantic Collegiate Baseball League.
2005: As a freshman, batted .250 in 22 games with 11 starts as backup catcher ... Went 3-for-9 (.333) with a double and two RBI in conference play ... Batted .375 (6-for-16) with runners in scoring position ... Batted .300 for the Herndon Braves (Herndon, VA) of the Clark Griffith Summer League and helped lead the team to the championship with the league's best fielding percentage, a perfect 1.000 percent on 131 chances.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for Pat Cassidy ... Dulles District Player of the Year and Washington Post All-Metro senior year ... Team MVP sophomore, junior and senior year.
PERSONAL: Born June 10, 1986, in Dallas, TX ... Son of John and Cindy Abokhair ... Exercise science major.
Baseball Evens Series with VMI
WASHINGTON -- The GW baseball team evened its series with VMI by scoring the final seven runs of the game to turn a 5-1 deficit into an 8-5 victory on...
Baseball Drops Series Opener to VMI
WASHINGTON -- The GW baseball team held a one-run lead with two outs in the ninth inning but saw the visiting VMI Keydets score four runs to steal a 9-7 win ...
Baseball Returns Home to Host VMI
LEADING OFF: The George Washington baseball team returns home to Tucker Field at Barcroft Park for a three-game series against VMI this weekend. The first...
GW Wraps Spring Break Trip in Texas
DALLAS - The George Washington baseball team concluded its spring break road trip through Texas on Tuesday afternoon, falling to Minnesota, 12-5, in a...
Baseball Wraps Series at Baylor
WACO - The George Washington baseball team entered Sunday's finale at Baylor looking to avoid a sweep but the Bears held serve in the series finale and used ...
Baseball Topped in Game Two at Baylor
WACO - The George Washington baseball team outhit the homestanding Baylor Bears in the middle game of a three-game set on Saturday night, but fell in the...
Baseball Falls in Opener at Baylor
WACO - The George Washington baseball team opened its Texas road swing with a 6-3 loss at Baylor on Friday night at Baylor Ballpark.
Baseball Heads to Texas for Spring Break Trip
LEADING OFF: The George Washington baseball team heads to the Lone Star State for a quartet of games on its annual spring break trip this weekend. GW opens a...