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    Russ Fornea
    Russ Fornea

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Nacogdoches, Texas

    High School:
    Central Heights

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 190

    Position:
    RHP

    Birthdate:
    10/22/1985

    Experience:
    1L

    B/T:
    R/R

    2006: Made six starts for the Lumberjacks in 19 appearances, pitching 42.0 innings... struck out 20, while walking 17... posted a 6.21 ERA and an 0-5 record... pitched 5.0 innings at Texas-San Antonio giving up three runs off six hits and striking out three in a 4-3 loss to the Roadrunners, taking a no decision in his longest outing of the season.

    High School: A local product that lettered in baseball, basketball, track and cross country at Central Heights... recorded a 31-7 (.816) overall record on the mound... also posted 10 saves... finished his high school career with a 1.78 ERA, while throwing four no-hitters... as a senior, he recorded a perfect 6-0 record with four saves and 0.57 ERA... three of his four no-hitters came during his senior year, including two in the playoffs... a three-time all-district pitcher... a four-time all-district selection, including district co-MVP honors as a senior... was an all-state pitcher as a junior and an all-state outfielder as a senior... was named MVP of the state championship game during his senior year... guided Central Heights to the 2004 region and state titles, and three district titles during his prep career.

    Personal: Son off Walter and Carolyn Fornea... is a physics major.

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