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4  Josh Haney
Josh Haney

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Midland, Texas

High School:
Midland Lee

Last College:
Midland College

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 189

Position:
INF

Birthdate:
03/06/1982

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
R/R


2003
Finished the year with a .338 batting average that placed him behind Scooter Jordan and Christian Colonel...tied Colonel for second place on the team with six home runs...finished 2003 with 70 hits, a team-high 15 doubles, a team-high four triples and 50 RBI...BIG 12...hit .297 which again ranked him third on the team...tallied three home runs and 14 RBI...Started all three games of the season opening series with New Mexico recording six putouts and six assists defensively and hit .429 with two RBI....went 8-of-14 (.571) against San Diego in the three game series and put up five runs and nine RBI...hit a three-run home run to give Tech the lead against San Diego in the second game of the doubleheader on Feb. 9...started all three games of the San Francisco series and went 5-of-13 at the plate with one error and 11 assists defensively... went 2-for-4 with a triple and three runs scored to help lead Tech to a 15-11 win over TCU on Feb. 18...hit .400 (4-of-10) in the weekend series with TCU (Feb. 22-23) and put up a 1.000 fielding percentage...went 5-for-12 (.417) against Texas A&M and recorded five putouts and 12 assists...led the team in hitting in the Kansas series by going 6-for-13 (.462) with one home run and four RBI...hit .33 in the final series of the year against Oklahoma State...led the team with five RBI in the series and accounted for three runs scored.

AT MIDLAND COLLEGE
Enrolled at Midland College in the fall of 2000...played baseball under coaches Steve Ramharter, Brian Reinke and Ryan Johnerson...helped lead his team to the conference championship in 2002 as Midland College posted a record of 45-12...was an All-Conference selection in both seasons at Midland College...hit. 409 with 13 home runs in 2002 and was named the team's Most Valuable Player.

HIGH SCHOOL
Played high school baseball at Midland Lee High School in Midland, Texas...coached by Jesse Benquidez...lettered two years and helped his team to the district championship both years and to the state semifinals both years....was an All-District pick, All-State pick and All-Permian Basin selection...was listed in Who's Who Among American High School Students his senior year.

PERSONAL
Born on March 6, 1982 to parents Doyce and Jana Haney...his mother Jana is a Texas Tech graduate...has an older brother Jason (24)...currently majoring in business at Texas Tech...enjoys playing golf in his spare time...one of four players on the Tech roster to call Midland home.

GETTING TO KNOW JOSH
Favorite Television Show: Baseball Tonight
Favorite Televsion Channel: ESPN
Favorite Movie: Shawshank Redemption
Favorite Food: Steak
Favorite Actor: Cuba Gooding Jr.
Favorite Actress: Jennifer Anniston
Favorite Singer/Musical Group: Marvin Gaye
Favorite Major Leaguer: Andrew Jones
Favorite Major League Team: Atlanta Braves
Favorite Sportscaster: Ron Franklin
Started Playing Baseball At Age: 4

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