Green Wave wins the First NBC Cup in victory
Randy LeBlanc gets his second straight win on the mound, Bowen Woodson makes great plays at second base
Wind plays a factor after storms clear the area
Student-athletes maintained a grade point average of 3.0 or better
First time the Green Wave have defeated the Ragin' Cajuns on the road since 2001
|Woodson's Career Honors|
|2011||Conference USA All-Academic Team|
2011 (Redshirt Freshman): Named Academic All-Conference USA...appeared in 56 games with 38 starts...plated the game winning run four times during the season - against New Orleans (3/20), Utah (4/22) and Jackson State (4/27) and at the Conference USA Tournament versus Houston (5/27)...ranked second on the team in home runs (3)...sat third on the squad in batting average (.272) and slugging percentage (.391)...owned ten multi-hit games and eight multi-RBI games...held a season-long hitting streak of six games from March 18-March 27...reached base safely in ten straight games from March 11-March 26...was one-for-one with a run scored in a pinch-hit appearance against Wichita State (3/11)...hit his first collegiate home run against Southeastern Louisiana (3/15) and drove in three runs...had four hits - including a double - with two runs scored, three RBI's and a stolen base in a three-game series versus New Orleans (3/18-3/20)...was four-for-four with two runs scored and a stolen base versus Nicholls State (3/22)...had two hits, with a home run, walked twice, drove in two RBI's and scored four runs in the second game of a series at Southern Miss (3/26)...singled and drove in an RBI in each of the first two games of a series at UCF (4/8-4/9)...had a single, a double and a walk, scored once and plated three RBI's against Southeastern Louisiana (4/19)...drove in three runs against Jackson State (4/27)...doubled and drove in two RBI's in the series opener versus UAB (4/29)...had five hits, scored three runs and drove in two RBI's in a three-game series against Memphis (5/6-5/8)...had two hits and scored a run in the series finale against East Carolina (5/21)...doubled and drove in three runs against Houston (5/27) at the Conference USA Tournament.
2010 (Freshman): Redshirted.
About Bowen Woodson
Prep: A member of the 4A North State Championship Team, Woodson was also selected as 4A First-Team All-State by the Mississippi Association of Coaches and Crossroads-Diamond Club as well as one of the state's Top 20 Underclassmen by The Clarion Ledger...Named All-District in 2008 and 2009 at Vicksburg High School in Mississippi for coach Jamie Creel...All-County selection in 2008 and 2009...team most valuable offensive player in 2009 and most valuable defensive player in 2007...Gator award recipient...helped Vicksburg to the district championship in both 2008 and 2009, and the North State championship in 2008...a two-sport athlete, Woodson was a two-time all-county soccer player in 2008 and 2009, earning team MVP honors...named the Vicksburg Post Player of the Year in soccer 2008.
Personal: Born Bowen Grant Woodson on April 1, 1991...son of Stan and Nita Woodson... has one older brother, Tanner, who plays baseball at Millsaps College...intends to major in chemical engineering.