Senior Batted .667 to Lead Colonials to 3-1 Week
Weisberg Spins Complete Game With Seven Strikeouts; Beightol Drives in Three
Albright Goes 5-for-5 With Game-Winning Hit in Bottom of 10th Inning
Colonials Host Towson on Tuesday in the Jackie Robinson Game
Spiders Rally Late for Win; Robert, Beightol Each Provide Two RBIs
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.