44 Will Pharis
44 Will Pharis
Height: 6-2
Weight: 205
Year: So.
Hometown: Trussville, Ala.
High School: Hewitt-Trussville HS
Position: IF

2014: Named USA South Rookie of the Year and second-team All-Conference at third base ... started in all 38 games as a freshman ... second on the Huntingdon team with a .306 batting average, 41 hits, 33 RBIs, 26 runs and three home runs ... led the Hawks with nine doubles ... tied for fifth on the team with five stolen bases ... tied for fifth in the USA South in RBIs and tied for sixth in home runs ... put together two six-game hitting streaks ... had multiple hits in 12 games, including a season-high three hits against Piedmont and against Ferrum ... drove in multiple RBIs in 10 games ... had a season-high three RBIs in three games ... was 2-for-3 with three RBIs, a two-run home run and three runs scored against LaGrange ... had a bases-loaded single in the bottom of the ninth to end a 4-3 win over then-12th-ranked Millsaps ... hit a walk-off solo home run in the bottom of the ninth in a 5-4 win over Averett ... named to the USA South Academic All-Conference team

Prep: Two-year letterman in baseball at Hewitt-Trussville High School ... named the Birmingham News North/East Player of the Year as a senior after leading the Huskies to the Class 6A state finals ... also earned All-Metro honors ... selected to play in the North-South All-Star baseball doubleheader

Personal: Full name is Will Andrew Pharis ... is the son of Billy and Holly Pharis ... has one brother, Carter ... majoring in accounting with a minor in computer science