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  Keith Bisgounis

Keith Bisgounis

Player Profile

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Oviedo, FL

High School:
Oviedo

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 180

Position:
OF

Academic Major:
Undecided

2008: Appeared in 41 games, starting 38 ... Led team with 11 doubles ... Finished third on the team with .295 batting average and tied for fourth with 24 RBIs ... Earned slot of the All-Ping! Honorable Mention Freshman team, Upstate's first national award at the DI level ... Started season in 1-for-25 slump before hitting .347 (42-for-121) during the rest of the season ... Went 23-for-60 (.383) with 11 runs and 11 RBIs in the last 16 games and finished second on Spartans with seven three-hit games ... Hit .345 (19-for-55) with 11 runs, six doubles and six RBIs during night games ... Snapped out of season-opening slump by going 2-for-4 with a run and a stolen bast against The Citadel (3/5) ... Went 3-for-5 with two runs, two RBIs and a double in win over Campbell (3/14) ... Had three hits in win at Presbyterian to go with a run and a double (3/26) ... Scored twice, including the game-winning run in bottom of the ninth, as he scored from second on a single to down Jacksonville, 5-4 (3/29) ... Had three hits and two RBIs in series opener against A-Sun champion Lipscomb (4/19) ... Had game-winning bases-loaded three-run triple in bottom of the eighth inning over Lipscomb (4/19) ... Had two-out, two-run game-winning single in bottom of eighth inning in second game of the doubleheader against the Bisons (4/19) ... Had three hits and career-high three runs in win at Belmont (4/26) ... Also notched three hits, two runs and career-high two doubles at Presbyterian (5/7) ... Finished season with 3-for-4 game against A-Sun league champion Florida Gulf Coast (5/16).

High School: A four-year letterwinner for Oviedo High ... Converted all 14 of his steal attempts as a senior and posted a .337 batting average ... Added four doubles and scored 14 times, helping earn a slot on the Orlando Sentinel All-Central Florida Second Team ... Swiped 18 bases in 19 attempts as a junior while hitting .271 and scoring 24 times, earning First Team All-Seminole Conference honors ... Drove in 21 and posted four doubles on the campaign, helping the Lions to a 24-6 record ... Was a Second Team Class 6A All-State honoree as a sophomore, hitting .421 with 21 stolen bases and leading Central Florida with 44 hits ... Was the only honoree on the first or second teams not a junior or senior ... Led the Oviedo Canes American Legion team to back-to-back "B" state championships and participated in the 2006 World Wood Bat/Baseball America National Championships in Jupiter, Fla., with Team Connecticut.

Personal: Born on Sept. 16, 1988 ... Son of Paul and Jane Bisgounis ... Has two brothers, Derek and Luke ... Major is physical education ... Enjoys music, drums and fishing ... Favorite food is salmon ... Favorite movie is "Fight Club" ... Favorite actor is Robert DeNiro ... Favorite musical artist is Jimi Hendrix ... Favorite baseball player is Ted Williams ... Heroes growing up were his grandparents ... Admires his parents.

 
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