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Summer 2007: Played for the Hudson Hawks in the Hockomock Amateur Baseball League, a member of the AABC Stan Musial (unlimited age) division ... Helped Hawks to second-place finish with 22-10 in the league ... Led team with .426 batting average, adding 17 runs and 12 RBIs ... Posted five doubles, a triple and seven stolen bases.
2007: Appeared in 28 games and started 22, primarily in right field, although he saw time at all three outfield positions ... Hit .298 with 15 runs, 12 RBIs, two doubles and two stolen bases ... Posted seven multiple-hit games and two multiple-RBI games ... Went 3-for-4 with a run and an RBI against Shepherd (2/11) ... Stole first career base at UNC Pembroke (2/17) ... Went 2-for-3 with two RBIs against Anderson (2/21) ... Went 2-for-4 with two runs and a double against Southern Wesleyan (3/7) ... Had two hits, two runs and two RBIs against Lander (4/14) ... Went 3-for-5 with a run and an RBI against North Greenville (4/24) ... Made just one error in 39 chances ... Hit .373 (19-for-51) with 10 runs and 11 RBIs at Harley Park.
Previous College: Played one season at Division III Worcester State ... Appeared in 27 games and started eight ... Hit .294 with five runs and two RBIs ... Added a stolen base ... Played the 2005 season for Barry Galinski at Quinsigamond Community College ... Hit .402 during his one season ... Redshirted during the 2004 campaign at Quinsigamond.
High School: Played for Brian Davis at Hudson ... Helped Hudson to the Central Massachusetts Division II Championship and was named the Tournament MVP as a senior ... Earned Worcester Telegram & Gazette All-Division II honors as a senior, hitting .333 with a wood bat ... Hit .495 as a junior.
Personal: Born June 14, 1985 ... Son of Joe and Gail Rivers ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies ... Favorite food is chicken ... Favorite movie is "The Sandlot" ... Favorite musical group is Rage Against the Machine ... Favorite baseball player is Manny Ramirez ... Hero growing up was Ted Williams ... Favorite TV show is "Hogan Knows Best."
Career-Highs Hitting At-Bats 5, four times Hits 3 vs. Shepherd, 2/11/07 Runs 2, three times Doubles 1, twice Triples None Home Runs None RBI 2, twice Stolen Bases 1, two times