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2016: Named a unanimous All-MAAC First Team selection.. Started all 39 games before season was cut short with injury... Led the Hawks in hitting with a .385 batting average... Also led MU in doubles with 15 and slugging percentage at .522... Second on Monmouth in runs scored, triples, RBI's, and stolen bases... Compiled an 18-game hitting streak from 2/28 to 4/2... Had three hits in win at nationally ranked Virginia (3/6)... Drove in seven runs in two games, including a home run at James Madison and four RBI's at VCU (3/15-16)... Went 4-for-4 at East Carolina (3/18)... Went 3-for-4 with three RBI's against Rider (3/26)... Put together a 2-for-4 afternoon with four runs driven in at Saint Peter's (4/8)... Was 4-for-6 with four runs driven in at Saint Peter's (4/10)... Scored twice and had three hits vs. Siena (4/16).

2015: 
Saw action in 44 games, starting all in the infield… Led the Hawks in batting average, hits, and RBI’s… Completed the season hitting .289 with 46 hits, 34 RBI’s, and two home runs… Went three for four with four RBI’s and a run scored vs Princeton (4/8)… Had four hits to go along with five RBI’s, two runs scored, and two home runs at Niagara (4/18)… Collected three hits and three RBI’s at Siena (5/3).

2014: Played in four games, starting two at first base and designated hitter before suffering a season-ending injury… Collected first two collegiate hits at Florida Atlantic (2/23)… Added another base hit at Navy (3/8).

High School: Three year varsity letter winner at Washington Township High School for Coach Bill Alvaro… Helped lead the Minutemen to three conference championships… Two-time First Team All-Conference choice… Named All-South Jersey as a senior.

Personal: Son of Kim and Scott Hughes… Major is business marketing.

YEAR

.AVG

GP

GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

2014

.429

4

2

7

0

3

0

0

0

0

2015

.289

44

44

159

25

46

12

0

2

34

2016

.385

39

39

161

35

62

15

2

1

20

TOTAL

.339

87

85

327

60

111

27

2

3

54

Position:
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