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    Chris Court
    Chris Court

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Bryan, Texas

    High School:
    Bryan HS

    Last College:
    Hill College

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 180

    Position:
    RHP

    Experience:
    TR

    B/T:
    R/R

    2009: Drafted by Boston Red Sox in 23rd round of MLB Draft ... finished third on team and tied for seventh in SLC with 28 appearances on the season ... finished with 3.92 ERA in 41.1 innings of work with 38 strikeouts and only 16 walks ... held opposing hitters to .215 average ... earned first career win at eventual league champion Texas State with 2.1 innings of scoreless relief (3/29) ... went 11 consecutive appearances from 3/29 - 5/1 without allowing an earned run, a span of 19.2 innings ... tossed 3.0 innings of no-hit baseball against Houston (2/24) ... took over suspended game against McNeese State and went final 2.2 innings with career-best five strikeouts and no walks to earn first save of career (4/18).

    Junior college: Saw action in 11 games as a freshman and 12 games as a sophomore at Hill College ... posted a 3-5 record with a 6.84 ERA and a save as a sophomore ... selected to participate in the Junior College Freshman All-Star Game at Baylor University ... had a season high six strikeouts against McLennan Community College in 2008.

    Summer Leagues: Spent 2008 with the Covington Lumberjacks of the Valley Baseball League where he made the All-Star team, and the 2007 season with the Clarinda A's of the M.I.N.K. League, posting a combined 9-2 record in those two seasons with a 2.65 ERA in 78 innings pitched with 64 strikeouts and 23 walks.

    High School: Started off as a third baseman, but moved to catcher where he threw out 26 of 31 baserunners as a senior ... honorable mention all-district selection as a senior.

    Personal: Son of Debra and Greg Court ... has one older brother, Justin.

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