15 - Chris Newcomb
Chris Newcomb
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Riverview, Fla.
High School: East Bay HS
Position: OF
Major: Undecided
Bats/Throws: R/R

AS A JUNIOR (2013)
Preseason All-South Region HonorsPlayed in 48 games in centerfield for the Lions…Batted .308 in 182 at-bats…Tallied 47 runs, 56 hits, a team-high 17 doubles, two triples, and four home runs…Reached base with a .400 average…Posted a slugging percentage of .489 and fielding percentage of .981…Had 15 multiple-hit games…Posted 3+ hits in a game three times…Three times had multiple doubles in a game…Best game came on April 30 against Eckerd when he went 4-for-5 with three runs, two doubles, and two RBI. 

AS A SOPHOMORE (2012)
Played in 44-of-45 games on the season…Batted .304 in 168 at bats…Collected 51 hits and a team-high 50 runs…Led the team in both home runs (8) and triples (6)…Led the team with a total of 93 bases…Led the team in walks with 20…Swiped a team-high 17 bases…Added six doubles and 30 RBI…Totaled 14 multiple-hit games…Collected four three-hit games…Eight times had multiple-RBI games…Three times had multiple-stolen bases in a game…On Mar. 5 against Young Harris Newcomb was a single short of the cycle, as he collected a double, triple, and home run on the three-hit day, including two runs scored and an RBI. 

AS A FRESHMAN (2011)
All-Sunshine State Conference Second Team…Saint Leo Male Athlete of the Week (04/10/11)…Newcomb competed in and started all 49 games for the Lions…Assembeled a .327 batting average…Collected 56 hits…Posted 10 extra-base hits…Second on team with 43 runs scored…Amassed 18 RBI…Led team with 27 walks…First on squad with nine sacrifice bunts…Stole 18 bases…Totaled 16 multiple-hit games…Posted hitting streaks of 15 and seven games…Six multiple-walk games…Slugged .427…Reached base at a .440 clip…Went a season-best 3-for-4 with a run scored and two RBI against Saint Anselm (02/27/11). 

CAREER
Attended East Bay High School…Played for Coach William Colome…As a sophomore was named defensive MVP… Honorable mention Junior-All-Conference, Senior-All-Conference, Hillsborough County vs Pinellas County All-Star Game.

PERSONAL
Born December 19…Undecided major...Hobbies include listening to music, playing sports and playing video games…His career goal is to one day be an All-American…Names Derek Jeter as his favorite athlete...Names the New York Yankees as his favorite team…Chose Saint Leo because of the coaching staff… Son of Chris and Cheryl Newcomb…Has two sisters, Faith and Tiffany