The George Washington University: Baseball

Owen Beightol
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Owen Beightol

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Richmond, VA

High School:
Deep Run

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 185

Position:
OF (R/R)

Major:
Marketing



2013: Led team with 30 RBIs, 79 total bases while batting .282 with nine doubles, one triple and two home runs ... started all 58 games in left field ... led team with 17 multiple-hit games and eight multiple-RBI games ... finished season on 13-game hit streak, batting .365 (19-of-52) with two doubles, seven RBIs and six steals ... also had 11-game hit streak from April 12-27, batting .348 (16-for-46) with two doubles, one triple, one home run and nine RBIs ... set career-high marks in hits (62), on-base percentage (.359), stolen bases (14), at-bats (220) and sacrifice flies (5) ... averaged 1.07 hits per game ... was 3-for-5 with one double and three RBIs at UMBC (April 24) ... was 8-for-15 with two runs and four RBIs in series sweep of Dayton (May 3-5) ... batted a team-best .340 during Atlantic 10 games with 12 RBis and nine stolen bases.

2012: Led team in batting average (.309), Slugging percentage (.459), runs (30), home runs (five) and finished second in total bases (83) ... also led team with 16 multiple-hit games ... hit safely in 17 of final 19 games ... named Atlantic 10 Player of the Week on March 19 after batting .471, slugging .824 with four RBIs in four games ... appeared in 52 games with 49 starts (21 DH, 18 RF, 4 2B, 4 3B, 1 1B, 1 SS, 1 LF) ... nine-game hit streak from April 29-May 17, hitting .441 (15-of-34) with seven runs, two doubles, two home runs and three RBIs ... eight-game hit streak from March 7-27, hitting .400 (16-of-40) with six runs, four doubles, one home run and four RBIs ... three hit streaks of at least seven games or more ... was 4-for-4 with two doubles and one RBI at Georgetown (March 18) ... went 2-for-4 with two runs, two RBIs and one double at Stetson (Feb. 19) ... finished 4-for-4 in steal attempts ... three errors in 77 chances (.961).

2011: Appeared in 53 games in debut season at GW ... proved to be versatile defensive player, making 21 starts at 1B, 14 in LF, eight at 2B, four at 3B, one in CF and two at DH ... hit .251 with two home runs ... finished first on team with 14 doubles and third with 30 RBIs ... tied for team lead with 11 stolen bases ... recorded 13 multiple-hit games and nine multiple-RBI games ... had 15-game hit streak from 2/27-3/15, hitting .341 (14-for-41) with four doubles and 11 RBIs ... was 3-for-5 with two home runs and three RBIs against Xavier (5/15) ... had three RBIs vs. Saint Louis (5/7) ... went 3-for-5 with two RBIs against UMES (5/10) ... went 3-for-3 with three doubles and one RBI against Marist (3/18) ... pitched one scoreless inning with two strikeouts against Canisius (4/10).

High School: Three year varsity starter at Deep Run High School under coach Will Hicks ... .390 career average ... helped team to state quarter finals in junior season ... named to All-District team in junior and senior seasons ... played in 2009 Virginia Commonwealth Games ... Baseball Factory Top Prospect ... preseason honorable mention All-American by Perfect Game in senior year ... threw a no-hitter in junior year ... played for American Legion Post 361, Tidewater Orioles.

Personal: Born Edward Owen Beightol on 05/04/92 in Richmond, VA ... son of Lance and Henrietta Beightol ... has younger sister Conner (15) ... intends to major in business.

Beightol's Career Batting Statistics

YEAR
AVG.
GP-GS
AB
R
H
2B
3B
HR
RBI
SO
BB
SB-ATT
SLG%
OB%
2011
.251
53-50
203
28
51
14
0
2
30
35
18
11-15
.350
.322
2012
.309
52-49
181
30
56
10
1
5
19
25
9
4-4
.459
.349
2013
.282
58-58
220
26
62
9
1
2
30
18
6
14-21
.359
.332
Total
.280
163-157
604
84
169
33
2
9
79
93
33
29-40
.386
.326
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