Lowery Extends Hit Streak To Eight Games, Watkins Collects Two Hits
Houchins (10) And Lowery (7) Extend Hitting Streaks
Brunswick Community College (2012-13): Played two seasons for the Dolphins under his father and head coach Robbie Allen ... Two-year starter that played in 88 games batting .359 (116-for-323) with 10 doubles, 51 RBI and 69 runs scored ... Tallied 33 multi-hit and 11 multi-RBI games ... As a sophomore earned Second-Team All-America honors, first-team all-conference and named first-team all-defense ... Batted .371 (62-for-167) with seven doubles, 35 RBI and scored 26 runs ... Drew 14 walks and struck out seven times in 167 at-bats ... Ranked 48th nationally in hits ... Recorded 17 multi-hit games with a pair of four-hit contests (career-high) twice against Whiteville (Mar. 10) and Louisburg (Mar. 20) ... Drove in two or more runs seven times tying his career-high with three against Whiteville (Mar. 10), Herkimer County (Mar. 21) and Surry (Mar. 23) ... Recorded 77 putouts while turning 15 double plays ... During freshman season helped the Dolphins to its fourth-straight 30-win season and a spot in the Region X DII Championship Game against Catawba Valley Community College ... Named team captain where he batted .346 (54-for-156) with three doubles, 16 RBI and 33 runs scored ... Drew 16 walks while striking out six times in 174 plate appearances ... Recorded a career-best three hits on four occasions and tallied 17 multi-hit games ... Drove in a career-best three runs against Wilkes Community College (Feb. 25) in a 13-0 victory ... Posted four multi-RBI games ... Appeared in 42 games at shortstop recording 152 putouts, while turning 15 double plays ... Was a perfect 2-for-2 on the base paths ... Batted .429 (21-for-49) in non-league games.
West Brunswick High School: Three-year letterwinner for coach Mike Alderson ... Two-time all-conference selection (junior, senior) ... Named team captain his senior year where he batted .393 (33-for-84) with a home run, four doubles, 18 RBI and 22 runs scored ... Recorded 12 multi-hit and four multi-RBI games ... Scored at least one run in 14 of 21 games ... Started the year with a season-high eight game hitting streak batting .500 (17-for-34) with a home run, nine RBI and six multi-hit contests ... Lone home run came against Laney HS ... Struck out just twice in 91 plate appearances ... Swiped 10 of 11 bases with a season-best three against West Bladen ... Scored a season-high three runs on three occasions ... As a junior earned N.C. All-State honors after batting a team-best .433 ... Wendy's Heisman nominee as a senior ... Played Travel Ball for Rickey Keith and the Carolina Cubs ... Also played for Dean Sasser and American Legion Post 137.
Personal: Full name is Hunter Alexander Allen ... Born Nov. 14, 1992 ... Son of Jeanna and Robbie Allen ... Has two siblings (Kadi and Trey) ... Majoring in recreation and parks management. ... Father was a three-year letterwinner at Clemson University (1978-80), who advanced to the 1980 College World Series ... Drafted twice by the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1980 (fourth round in January; first round in June - ninth overall) ... Played eight seasons professionally reaching Triple A three times.