As A Freshman (2013)
Appeared in 37 games this season, making 35 starts in the outfield ... finished the season with a .250 batting average with 19 RBI and 19 runs scored with seven doubles and one home run ... held a .338 on-base percentage with a .336 slugging percentage ... made collegiate debut against St. John's (Feb. 15) ... recorded first collegiate hit in a 1-fo-2 game, adding an RBI against St. John's (Feb. 17) ... scored his first collegiate run in a 1-for-3 day at the plate in game two of the doubleheader with Manhattan (Mar. 2) ... went 1-for-4 in each of the final two games at Mercer (April 13-14), connecting for a double in the finale ... hit .417 (5-for-12) with a .500 slugging percentage over the trio of games with USC Upstate (April 19-21), adding a double, one RBI and one run scored ... started the series with the Spartans (April 19) with a 3-for-4 game, driving in the game-tying run on a double down the right field line with two outs in the bottom of the ninth to force extra innings ... closed the final two games with USC Upstate (20-21) going 1-for-4, recording one run scored in the finale ... hit 1-for-2 with a double, two walks and two runs scored in the series opener with Northern Kentucky (April 26) ... recorded his first career home run in a 1-for-3 game against FIU (May 1), bringing in three RBI and adding a run scored on the round tripper ... hit .500 (4-for-8) with three RBI and four runs scored in the three games with Jacksonville (May 3-5), holding a .625 slugging and .636 on-base percentage ... opened the series with the Dolphins (May 3) with a 2-for-3 game which included a double, two RBI and two runs scored ... added a run scored and a walk in a 1-for-2 game two with JU (May 4) ... closed the series with JU (May 5) going 1-for-3 with a run scored, a RBI and one walk ... hit 1-for-3 with a pair of walks, one RBI and one run scored in game two of the doubleheader at FAMU (May 8) ... held a .455 average (5-for-11) in the three A-Sun games at North Florida (May 10-12), collecting a team-high five RBI and scoring three times with a .636 slugging percentage ... went 3-for-4 with a double, one walk, three RBI and a run scored in the opener against the Ospreys (May 10) ... provided a walk, one run scored and one RBI in a 1-for-3 game two with UNF (May 11) ... closed the series with UNF (May 12) going 1-for-4 with a run scored and one RBI ... opened the series against Stetson (May 16) with a double in a 2-for-3 game that included a walk, two RBI and one run scored ... closed the regular season with a walk in a 1-for-3 game against the Hatters (May 18) that featured two runs scored ... tallied one hit in the opening round game of the A-Sun Tournament against seventh-seeded Kennesaw St. (May 22) ... record one RBI on a sacrifice fly-out in the second round matchup against sixth-seeded Lipscomb (May 23).
Played for Todd Fitzgerald at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School … was a 2012 Rawlings All-American, 2012 Broward All County and 2012 Louisville Slugger All American … was the 2012 FACE 8A Player of the Year … 2011 underclassmen All-American honoree.
Born on January 14, 1994 … son of Mindy and Jim Bottomley … has one sibling, Blake (16) … father Jim played soccer at the University of Pittsburgh … communications major.
At-Bats: 4, 14x, last vs Kennesaw St. (May 22, 2013)
Hits: 3, 2x, last at UNF (May 10, 2013)
Runs: 2, 3x, last vs. Stetson (May 18, 2013)
Doubles: 2, at UNF (May 10, 2013)
Home Runs: 1, at FIU (May 1, 2013)
RBI: 3, 2x, last at UNF (May 10, 2013)
Walks: 2 2x, last at FAMU (May 8, 2013)
Games Started: 35
Games With A Hit: 21
Longest Hit Streak: 7 games (2013)