AS A SENIOR (2011)
Registered a 4-for-8 (.500) series against Salem International with a home run, two doubles, eight RBI and three runs scored … Drove in three runs and scored twice on a 2-for-4 outing in game two of the series, and then hit a double and a home run on a 2-for-4, 5-RBI performance in the finale … Series sparked a 10-game hitting streak in which he hit 16-for-41 (.390) with nine extra-base hits and 15 RBI … Walked, homered and scored three times on a 1-for-3 effort in the series finale with Bloomfield … Turned in a 5-for-13 (.385) series against North Georgia … Closed out his 10-game hit streak by doubling twice and walking once on a 2-for-3 day at home against Coker … Singled in a pair of runs and scored twice on a 2-for-4 day in the series opener with Clarion … Walked twice, drove in two runs and scored three times on a perfect 3-for-3 hitting line at Barton … Doubled on a 4-for-5 effort against Pfeiffer at home … Hit a two-run homer to highlight a 1-for-3 night against St. Andrews at home … Homered twice and drove in three runs on a 3-for-4 plate performance at Catawba … Walked twice and drove in a pair on a 1-for-3 day in the quarterfinal win over Augusta State in the Peach Belt Conference Tournament … Walked twice and scored three times on a 1-for-4 effort against Armstrong Atlantic in the PBC Tournament semifinals.
AS A JUNIOR (2010)
Saw action in 42 games, including 33 starts at designated hitter and one start at first base … Posted a .348 batting average in 135 at-bats with 32 runs scored on 47 hits, including 16 extra-base hits (2 HR) and 34 RBI … Tallied a .504 slugging percentage and a .464 on-base percentage … Also drew 26 walks, was hit by pitch four times and was a perfect 1-for-1 on stolen base attempts … Booked 14 multiple-hit games and eight multiple-RBI games … Also scored two or more runs in 10 contests … Did not commit an error in 15 total chances at first base for a 1.000 fielding percentage … Hit safely in each of his first 11 games of the season, compiling a .500 (20-for-40) batting average during that stretch of 27 days … The stretch of 11 games with a base hit extended his multi-season hitting streak out to 27 games … Hit 5-for-8 (.625) with two doubles and four runs scored in the season series with Coker … Turned in a .583 series (7-for-12) against Bloomfield with four doubles, seven RBI and three runs scored … Performance included a perfect 3-for-3 tally with a pair of doubles in the series finale … Booked a .545 (6-for-11) series against Lander with three RBI and four runs scored … Hit lone triple of the season in game three against the Bearcats … Recorded first of two home runs on the season on a pinch-hit grand slam in the series finale with Columbus State … Logged only other home run in game two of the series with Francis Marion.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2009)
Saw action in 27 games, including 13 starts at designated hitter and one start at first base … Posted a .375 batting average in 72 at-bats with 20 runs scored on 27 hits, including six extra-base hits (5 HR) and 19 RBI … Tallied a .597 slugging percentage and a .446 on-base percentage … Also drew 10 walks and was 0-for-1 on stolen base attempts … Booked seven multiple-hit games and three multiple-RBI games … Also scored two or more runs in three contests … Committed one error in 27 total chances at first base for a .963 fielding percentage … Walked and later scored in both pinch-hit appearances against St. Andrews and Anderson … Recorded first hit of the season on a 1-for-3 outing against Pfeiffer … Registered a .400 (4-for-10) series in his first three starts of the season at Georgia Southwestern … Beginning with that series, hit safely in each of his final 16 games of the season … Earned Peach Belt Conference Player of the Week honors following a phenomenal series against Georgia College in which he recorded a .538 (7-for-13) batting average with five home runs, two walks, 10 RBI and eight runs scored … Performance included a 4-for-5, six-RBI outing in the finale in which he set a school record with three home runs … Laurel was dignified even further by a 3-for-4 outing in a game against Catawba that preceded the series with Georgia College … Continued his onslaught against the Bobcats with a 2-for-4 outing in the first round of the PBC Tournament … Hit 2-for-6 with three RBI in the second round game against Francis Marion.
AS A FRESHMAN (2008)
Saw action in 31 games, including 15 starts at third base, seven starts at designated hitter and one start at first base … Posted a .231 batting average in 91 at-bats with 17 runs scored on 21 hits, including five extra-base hits (2 HR) and 10 RBI … Tallied a .330 slugging percentage and a .333 on-base percentage … Also drew 12 walks, was hit by pitch twice and was 2-for-3 on stolen base attempts … Booked three multiple-hit games and a trio of multiple-RBI games … Also scored two or more runs in two contests … Committed eight errors in 49 total chances for an .837 fielding percentage … Turned in first collegiate hit on a 1-for-3 outing against Coker in Florence, S.C. … Recorded first collegiate home run on a 1-for-4 day against Anderson … Booked first multi-hit outing and his second collegiate home run on a 2-for-3 hitting line in the series finale with East Stroudsburg … Hit 2-for-3 with a pair of runs scored against Wingate … Turned in a hit in each game of the series with Lander.
Prepped at Weddington High School … Was a standout in three sports for the Warriors, lettering four times in wrestling and once in football as well.
The son of Nancy and Tony Mangum was born on June 2, 1989 … Has an older brother, Josh, a younger sister, Kassi, and a younger brother, John … Maintained a 3.5 cumulative grade point average at Weddington High School … Enrolled in pre-major studies at UNCP.
MANGUM CAREER HIGHS
Hits: 4, twice (last vs. Pfeiffer, 3/30/11)
At-Bats: 6, twice (last vs. Francis Marion, 5/10/09)
Walks: 3 at Anderson (2/6/10)
Runs Scored: 4 vs. Georgia College (4/19/09)
RBI: 6 vs. Georgia College (4/19/09)
Stolen Bases: 1, four times (last at Armstrong Atlantic, 4/3/11)
Doubles: 2, twice (last at Coker, 3/2/11)
Triples: 1 vs. Lander (3/7/10)
Home Runs: 3 vs. Georgia College (4/19/09)
Hitting Streak: 27 games (4/4/09 - 2/27/10)
Hitting Streak (Single Season): 16 games (4/4/09 - 5/10/09)