AS A FRESHMAN (2010)
Saw action in 31 games, including 18 starts at catcher … Posted a .266 batting average in 64 at-bats with 16 runs scored on 17 hits, including five extra-base hits (4 HR) and 13 RBI … Tallied a .469 slugging percentage and a .405 on-base percentage … Drew 11 walks and was hit by pitch four times … Booked two multiple-hit games and a pair of multiple-RBI games … Committed one error in 184 total chances for a .995 fielding percentage … Rifled out 10 of 29 (34 pct.) of would-be base stealers … Collected first collegiate hit on a 2-for-3 outing with a run scored in the series opener at Anderson, and then doubled on a 1-for-4 outing in game two of the weekend set … Hit two home runs and drove in five runs on a 3-for-5 hitting line in the opener of the series at Flagler … Walked twice, was hit by pitch once and scored three runs in the home outing with St. Andrews … Singled and later scored in a pinch-hit appearance against Columbus State in the PBC Tournament.
Prepped at Sanderson High School for coach Todd Laughlin … Earned team defensive player of the year laurels as a prep senior while posting a .330 batting average and six home runs … Key part of the Spartans’ run to a state championship appearance … Belted four home runs as a junior for Sanderson.
The son of Joyce Blaisdell and Robert Gagnon was born on Feb. 8, 1991 … Has an older brother, Remy … Maintained a 3.5 cumulative grade point average at Sanderson High School … A physical education major at UNCP.
GAGNON CAREER HIGHS
Hits: 3 at Flagler (3/13/10)
At-Bats: 5 at Flagler (3/13/10)
Walks: 2, twice (last at Lenoir-Rhyne, 4/7/10)
Runs Scored: 3 vs. St. Andrews, 4/29/10
RBI: 5 at Flagler (3/13/10)
Stolen Bases: None
Doubles: 1 at Anderson (2/7/10)
Home Runs: 2 at Flagler (3/13/10)
Hitting Streak: 5 games (4/1/10 - 4/17/10)