|5 Cam Freeman|
Very athletic infielder/outfielder ... Projected to open the season at second base ... Strong accurate arm ... Quick on the base paths ... Can hit either at the top or the bottom of the order ... Has improved overall defensive skills ... 2009: Played in 51 games as a defensive replacement or pinch runner late in the game ... Recorded starts against Norfolk State (2B) and Marshall (OF) ... Batted .261 (6-for-23) with three RBI and 11 runs scores ... Stole lone base against Marshall (3/27) in game one of a doubleheader in the sixth inning ... Seven of his 11 runs were as a pinch runner ... Recorded first hit and RBI of the season against Le Moyne on a double down the left field line in the seventh frame ... Against Norfolk State, went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI and three runs scored (all career-highs) ... Smacked first collegiate home run against Norfolk State, a two-run shot to left field in the third inning ... Also collected hits against Richmond and UCF ... Posted one multi-hit and multi-RBI game ... Tied for the league lead with a 1.000 fielding percentage ... Recorded five assists and 16 putouts in 21 chances ... Enjoyed greater success hitting against right-handers (.333) than lefties (.125) ... Batted .250 when leading off an inning and runners in scoring position, while hitting .231 with runners on base ... Posted a 1.000 batting average when hitting in the third inning (2-for-2) ... In the ninth inning was 1-for-2 (.500) and hit .333 in the sixth and seventh frames ... Month-by month analysis includes February (.000, 0 HR, 0 RBI), March (.316, 1 HR, 3 RBI), April (.000, 0 HR, 0 RBI), May (.000, 0 HR, 0 RBI) and June (.000, 0 HR, 0 RBI) ... 2008: Played in seven games as a true freshman with one start ... First collegiate action came against Campbell (3/26) ... Recorded lone start on April 16 against The Citadel ... Had four official at-bats with one strikeout ... Experienced action in four C-USA games ... Month-by-month analysis includes February (.000, 0 HR, 0 RBI), March (.000, 0 HR, 0 RBI), April (.000, 0 HR, 0 RBI), May (.000, 0 HR, 0 RBI) and June (.000, 0 HR, 0 RBI) ... 2008 Summer Ball: Played for the Wilson Tobs of the Coastal Plain League ... Batted .218 (29-for-133) with one home run and 15 RBI ... Started 35-of-44 games played ... Drew seven walks ... Stole 7-of-8 bases ... Posted a .979 fielding percentage committing two errors in 95 chances with 23 assists ... High School: A two-sport athlete that has lettered in baseball (three) and football (twice) ... Helped Colts compile a 32-18 record over the past two seasons which included the Two Rivers Conference championship in 2006 under head coach Terry Jeffrey ... As a sophomore led the conference in runs (23) and batting average (.385), while leading the Colts in doubles (12) and stolen bases (10) ... Earned first team all-conference accolades as a junior after posting a .380 batting average and leading the conference in hits (33) ... Member of the Carolina Hurricanes travel team under head coach Jeff Petty ... Two-time member of the Region 4 squad in the N.C. State Games ... Rated by Impact Baseball as one of the Top 25 seniors in the state of North Carolina ... Personal: Full name is Cameron Richard Freeman ... Nickname: "Cam" ... Born September 27, 1988 in Stedman, N.C. ... Son of Richard Freeman and Susan Shanor Keys ... Has three siblings (Justin, Rick and Chris) ... Intended major is health services management with a minor in business ... Named to Spring and Fall 2008 ECU Director of Athletics Honor Roll.
CAREER HIGHS - at-bats: 4 vs. Norfolk State (3/18/09); runs: 3 vs. Norfolk State (3/18/09); RBI: 2 vs. Norfolk State (3/18/09); home runs: 1 vs. Norfolk State (3/18/09); stolen bases: 1 vs. Norfolk State (3/18/09).