32 Wilson Morgan
32 Wilson Morgan
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
High School: Woodward Academy
Position: OF
Major: Finance
Bats/Throws: L/R
Parents: Brent & Jennifer
gp 37
avg .331
hr 1
rbi 21
r 30
sb 2

Senior (2017):

Named to the All-University Athletic Association Second Team…Played in 37 games, making 35 starts, while batting .331 (39-for-118) with eight doubles, one triple, one home run, 21 RBI and 30 runs scored…Led the team with 30 walks and a .467 on-base percentage…Ranked second on the team with 13 multi-hit games and first with 11 two-hit games…Went 3-for-4 with a triple, three RBI and two runs scored against Oglethorpe University on March 8th…Tallied three hits including a double, a walk and run scored in a win at No.-4 Birmingham-Southern on March 15th…Was 2-for-4 with three RBI, a walk, two runs scored and his second career home run in a win at Oglethorpe on April 11th…Scored a season-high three runs versus New York University on April 22nd.

Junior (2016):

Was one of two players to start all 46 games during the 2016 season…Batted .285 (45-for-158) with five doubles, two triples, one home run and 24 RBI…Led the team with 40 runs scored and 35 walks…Hit his first career home run as part of a 2-for-3 effort at Covenant on March 18th…Tied for fourth on the team with 11 multi-hit games with three-hit efforts…Worked a walk in 24 contests during the season, which topped the team…Tied an Emory single game record with five walks, reaching base all six times at the plate in the NCAA South Regional Championship against Shenandoah University on May 22nd.

Sophomore (2015):

Morgan made 26 starts in 37 games played for the Eagles in 2015, hitting at a .373 clip. He totaled 41 hits in 110 at bats with five doubles, 19 runs and 29 runs batted in. Morgan was seven-for-eight in stolen base attempts on the season.

Freshman (2014):

Morgan played in three games off the bench for Emory during his freshman season, collecting two hits, both singles, in as many at bats.  He picked up his first collegiate hit against Rochester College on March 2nd.

Career Statistics:

Year G-GS R HR RBI AVG SB-ATT
2014 3-0 0 0 0 1.000 0-0
2015 37-26 19 0 29 .373 7-8
2016 46-46 40 1 24 .285 13-14
2017 37-35 30 1 21 .331 2-4
TOTAL 123-107 89 2 74 .327 22-26

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Honors:

2017 All-University Athletic Association
Second Team

Prior to Emory:

Was a four-year member of the Woodward Academy baseball team, serving as a team captain during his senior year... Was named his squad's Rookie of the Year in 2012... Helped the team to a Region Championship in 2012... Was coached by Jim Minor and Kenny Hopkins.

Personal:

Born April 2nd... Earned 'Silver Eagle' status for having a high school GPA over 3.2 his freshman and sophomore years, and 'Gold Eagle' honors for a 3.8 or higher GPA his junior and senior years.

Why he chose Emory:

"I chose Emory to get the best education possible, while also continuing my dream of playing baseball."