08 James Lowe
08 James Lowe
Height: 6-0
Weight: 170
Year: Senior
Hometown: Asheboro, NC
Position: OF/IB
Bats/Throws: R/R
As a Junior in 2004: Played and started in all 42 games, mainly at the centerfield position...Batted .243 with 33 hits, 23 RBI and 27 runs...Fourth in put-outs with 111...Recorded the third-best fielding percentage, making just two errors for a .983 percentage...Batted .350 over the last ten games of the season...Posted three sacrifice flies and three sacrifice hits.

As a Sophomore in 2003: Played in 23 games, starting 20 after suffering an injury 13 games into the season...Returned to the line-up the last ten games of the season...Batted .338 with 25 hits, eight runs, and 17 RBI...Tallied six doubles and two homeruns along with eight runs scored...Recorded no errors with 45 putouts.

As a Freshman in 2002: Played in 47 games, starting in 43...Led the team in RBIs as a freshman with 46, just three shy of a school record...Accumulated 38 hits and 25 runs on 152 at bats with a .250 batting average...Recorded 12 doubles, 3 triples, and 5 homeruns...Appeared in one inning as a pitcher during his rookie campaign.

High School: A graduate of Eastern Randolph, where he lettered in baseball all four years...Also lettered in football and basketball...Member of state championship baseball team in 1998...Named All State ('00, '01), All Area ('00, '01), All County ('99-'01) and All Conference ('99-'01)...Selected as county and conference player of the year in 2000...Posted a 5-0 record with a 3.00 ERA as a senior...Also hit .460 with 5 homers and 33 RBIs...Compiled a 25-2 career record as a pitcher...Defensive captain of the football team in 2001...Named All-County and All-Conference in football for junior and senior years...Selected as 2001 Student Athlete of the Year...Member of Foreign Language Honor Society...Received the Physics Award in 2000...Also an Honor Graduate.

Personal: The son of Doug and Becky Lowe, James has two brothers, Michael and Mark...Plans to concentrate in Business.