|3 Charlie Yorgen|
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Pirates Sweep Series For First Time Since 1994
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Brown And Lowery Hit Homers, Mabry Picks Up Fourth Win
2014: Earned Conference USA All-Freshman Team honors following initial season with the Pirates ... Played in 43 games - all starts at second base ... Batted .287 (46-for-160) ranking fourth on the team ... Legged out five extra base hits (4/2Bs, 1/3B) ... Drove in 16 while scoring 25 runs ... Had more walks (16) than strikeouts (14) ... Made collegiate debut against Wake Forest (Mar. 12) getting the start at second base ... Collected first RBI when he reached on a fielders choice against the Demon Deacons ... Recorded first collegiate hit against Tulane (Mar. 14) where he was 1-for-3 with a run scored and a walk ... Named C-USA Hitter-of-the- Week on March 31 following ECU's perfect 4-0 week ... From Mar. 26-30 batted a team-best .538 (7-for-13) helping extend the Pirates' winning streak to seven games ... During that span he slugged .692, had a .625 on-base percentage while leading the club with seven hits and five RBI ... Collected at least one hit in all four games including a career-best three against UMBC (Mar. 28) in game one of the doubleheader ... Also drove in at least one run in 3 of 4 contests with a career-best three also against UMBC ... Ranked fifth on the team with four sacrifice hits ... Stole 4 of 11 bases (Wake Forest, Middle Tennessee, North Carolina, Florida Atlantic) ... Credited with game-winning RBI against UMBC (Mar. 30) and UNC (Apr. 29) ... Drove in Dylan Brown from second base against UMBC with a triple down the right field line in the bottom of the eighth inning for a 2-1 victory ... Against the Tar Heels laced an RBI single up the middle off Taylore Cherry in the top of the seventh frame scoring Garrett Brooks from second for the Pirates lone run in a 1-0 at Boshamer Stadium ... Recorded 12 multi-hit games to rank third on the club ... Collected a career-best three hits twice (UMBC, Old Dominion) ... Drove in multiple runs three times (UMBC/3, ODU/2, Southern Miss/2)... Scored at least one run in 20 contests with two runs five times ... Drew multiple walks three times (NC Central, NC State, Florida Atlantic) ... Had a season-high seven plate appearances on three occasions ... Hit safely in a career-long nine games (Apr. 12-25) where he batted .383 (13-for-34) with three doubles, four RBI, eight runs and three multi-hit games ... Also added a six game and a pair of four-game hit streaks ... Reached base safely in a career-best 15-straight games (Apr. 6-29) ... ECU posted a 25-18 record in his 43 starts ... Recorded four two-out RBI to rank fourth among returning players in 2015 ... Batted in the bottom third of the lineup in 27 contests before moving to the leadoff spot on Apr. 26 at Florida Atlantic ... Ranked among the team leaders in steal attempts (first), assists (third), on-base percentage (3rd/.367), hit by pitcher (t3rd/4), steals (t3rd), average (t4th), runs (fourth), sac bunts (5th/4) and chances (fifth) ... Committed 12 errors in 203 chances for a .941 fielding percentage ... Recorded 63 putouts, 128 assists and turned 24 double plays ... Registered at least four assists on 14 occasions with a season-high eight vs. Wake Forest ... Recorded three or more putouts eight times with a season-high five against Virginia Commonwealth (Mar. 19) ... In league play, batted .225 (23-for-102) with three doubles, five RBI and 12 runs in 27 starts.
2014 Summer: Played for the Wilson Tobs of the Coastal Plain League ... Appeared in 12 games making nine starts at second base where he batted .148 (4-for-27) with four RBI and two runs scored.
St. Christopher's High School: Eight-time letterwinner (baseball 4, basketball 4) ... Helped coach Tony Szymendera and the Patriots claim the 2013 Virginia State Championship ... Also member of the 2010 and 2013 Virginia Prep League Championship squads ... Made three state playoff appearances including the finals in 2010 (runner-up) and 2013 (champions) ... As a junior batted .320 with two home runs and 36 runs ... Set the school's single-season record with 32 walks ... Stole 19 bases, which ranks as the second most in single-season history ... Earned Virginia All-State and Prep League honors ... Named 2012 Preseason Third- Team Underclassmen All-American by Perfect Game ...During senior campaign was named Virginia State Player-of-the-Year after batting .333 with 27 runs, 14 RBI and 14 stolen bases ... Also named to second-straight Virginia All-State and Prep League teams ... Listed as the ninth-best prospect in the state of Virginia (second-best shortstop) by Perfect Game ... Rated as the 369th-best player in the country by Perfect Game ... Garnered Preseason First-Team All-Atlantic Regional honors ... Played summer ball with ECU signee Bryce Harman and the Richmond Braves National Team for Coach Tommy Mayers ... Participated in the 2011-12 PG WWBA World Championships (Jupiter, Fla.), 2010-11 PG WWBA Underclassmen World Championships (Ft. Myers, Fla.), 2012 17U PG BCS Finals (Ft. Myers, Fla.) and 2010-12 PG WWBA 2013 Grads National Championship (Marietta, Ga.) ... Named to Perfect Game Mid-Atlantic Dream Team ... Academic Merit's List for three-straight years.
Personal: Full name is Charles Thomas Yorgen ... Born July 28, 1994 ... Son of Steve and Barb Yorgen ... Majoring in business management ... Three-time ECU Director of Athletics Honor Roll recipient (Fall of 2013-pres.) ... Named 2014 Conference USA Academic Medal Winner and Honor Roll member.