Annual GW Commencement on National Mall Punctuates Collegiate Experience
Spiders Rally Late for Win; Robert, Beightol Each Provide Two RBIs
Four-Run Ninth Sends Colonials to Come-From-Behind Victory
Colonials Score Two in the Ninth to Stun Owls
2012: Appeared in 54 games with 49 starts at first base ... hit .258 with five doubles, one triple, two home runs and 17 RBIs ... finished third on team with 50 hits and 205 plate appearances ... batted .600 (3-for-5) as a pinch hitter ... batted .327 (18-for-55) as a leadoff hitter ... batted .284 with 15 RBIs with runners on base ... finished third on team with 14 multiple-hit games ... three multiple-RBI games ... had nine-game hit streak from March 10-21, batting .297 (11-of-37) with six runs, one home run and four RBIs ... delivered pinch-hit two-run single vs. Army (Feb. 25) ... was 3-of-4 with one run and one steal at Virginia (April 11) ... went 3-for-4 with one run and one RBI vs. Xavier (May 13) ... hit pinch-hit home run at Georgetown (March 17) ... finished 2-for-4 with one double, one home run and one RBI vs. St. Bonaventure (April 21).
High School: Three-time All-conference selection in baseball, basketball and football at Woodstock High School ... also named to all-area for baseball, basketball and football ... member of honor roll.
Personal: Born Derek Steven Brown on 11/20/90 in Fort Lauderdale, FL ... son of Kim Andes and Shawn Brown ... has younger brother Brandon ... intended major is history ... aspires to become a teacher and coach.