|Hometown:||Laurel Hill, N.C.|
AS A JUNIOR (2011)
Turned in a .417 (5-for-12) series against Anderson, registering two hits in each of first two games of set, including a triple in the series opener … Also tripled and scored on a pinch-hit performance the following contest at Coker … Doubled and drove in three runs on a 3-for-4 hitting line in series opener with Bloomfield … Hit a pinch-hit two-run home run to spark a comeback effort at St. Andrews … Hit 5-for-8 (.625) with two doubles, three RBI and four runs scored in the series with Clarion, including a 3-for-3 performance in the weekend opener … Doubled twice, drove in a pair and scored three times in game two of series with Flagler … Walked and scored twice on a 2-for-3 day against USC Aiken in the series finale … Outing against the Pacers began a stretch of nine games with at least one hit (five multi-hit contests)… Hit 15-for-34 (.441) during the nine-game hitting streak … Recorded a .400 (4-for-10) series against Columbus State, including a 2-for-4 outing in game two … Hit 3-for-5 with two runs scored in a home win over Pfeiffer … Turned in a .333 (4-for-12) series at Armstrong Atlantic with a walk, two doubles and two runs scored … Hit a solo homer on a 2-for-6 night in a home win against St. Andrews, and then drove in a run on a perfect 2-for-2 tally in the series opener with Chowan … Doubled three times, scored four runs and was hit by pitch once on a perfect 4-for-4 plate performance at Catawba … Hit a solo homer on a 2-for-3 day at Barton to end the regular season … Registered a 2-for-6 night in the PBC Tournament win over Armstrong Atlantic.
AS A SOPHOMORE AT SURRY CC (2010)
Saw action in a team-best 42 games … Posted a team-best .413 batting average in a team-high 138 at-bats with a team-best 39 runs scored on a team-high 57 hits, including 22 extra-base hits (team-high 13 HR) and a team-best 39 RBI … Also registered six doubles and three triples … Drew eight walks and was hit by pitch two times … Booked a .783 slugging percentage and a .447 on-base percentage.
AS A FRESHMAN AT SURRY CC (2009)
Saw action in a team-best 50 games … Posted a team-best .394 batting average in a team-high 155 at-bats with a team-high 61 hits, including 14 extra-base hits (6 HR) and 32 RBI … Tallied a .561 slugging percentage and a .451 on-base percentage … Drew 12 walks, was hit by pitch five times and tallied a 19-of-24 success rate on stolen base attempts … Also booked two innings of work from the mound with a 0-0 record and a 4.50 ERA.
Prepped at Scotland High School for coach Tommy Britt … Named team most valuable player following a senior season that saw him log a .475 batting average … Key player in Scotland’s run to the state championship during his junior season … Played travel ball with the Statesville Owls and coach Jamie Lowe.
The son of Tammy and Mike Bridgeman was born on Feb. 13, 1989 … Has an older sister, Christina … A sports management major at UNCP.
BRIDGEMAN CAREER HIGHS
Hits: 4 at Catawba (4/28/11)
At-Bats: 6, twice (last vs. Armstrong Atlantic, 5/10/11)
Walks: 1, 12 times (last at Barton, 5/1/11)
Runs Scored: 4 at Catawba (4/28/11)
RBI: 3 vs. Bloomfield (2/19/11)
Stolen Bases: 1, twice (last at Barton, 5/1/11)
Doubles: 3 at Catawba (4/28/11)
Triples: 1, twice (last at Coker, 2/9/11)
Home Runs: 1, five times (last at Georgia College, 5/8/11)
Hitting Streak: 9 games (3/20/11 - 4/4/11)