18 Josh Davis
18 Josh Davis
Height: 6-3
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fayetteville, Ga.
Position: RHP/INF
Last School: Greater Gwinnet Christian
Experience: 1L
Bats/Throws: L/R

2012: Made 24 appearances on the mound, including five starts ... Finished the season with a 2.45  ERA after 51.1 innings of work ... Struck out a season high five batters against Southern Illinois (2/29) ... During four appearances did not allow a hit ... Tied for first on the team with eight wins on the mound, which is a career best, picking up his eighth win against Florida Gulf Coast (5/25) ... His eight wins was tied for third in the Atlantic Sun ... Held opponents to a .255 average ... Pitched one inning for the Bruins against Oregon State in the NCAA Regional ... Played eight games at first base.

2011: Davis stepped into the weekend starter role in April, allowing no earned runs on two hits in 8.0 innings during 5-1 win at USC Upstate (4/9) ... Finished with a 5-1 record on the mound in seven starts ... Earned a save after pitching four innings and striking out a career-best six batters against Kennesaw State (3/12) ... Started the Atlantic Sun Championship Game against Mercer (5/28) ... Appeared in 23 games as a non-pitcher, including two very important contests in the A-Sun Tournament ... In the final two tilts of the tournament against Mercer (5/27, 5/28), Davis recorded three hits, a double, and scored two runs ... He also drove in a career high three runs vs. UT-Martin (5/11).

2010: Appeared in 21 games, starting five during freshman campaign ... Finished with a 2-2 record and ERA of 7.92 in 50.0 innings pitched ... Fourth on the team with 31 strike outs, while only recording 14 walks ... First win of career came in 5.1 innings of relief, giving up no runs and one walk, while striking out four in 6-5 victory over Eastern Illinois (2/26).

Prior to Belmont: Homeschooled and played for Greater Gwinnet Christian under head coach Kevin Renz ... Guided the Barons to three-straight Homeschool World Series Association Championships (Cochran Cup) from 2007-09 ... HWSA World Series All-Star in 2008 and 2009 ... Three-time East Regional All-Tournament Team selection ... Held a 5-1 record from the mound in 2009, with a 2.50 ERA, 46 strikeouts, and two saves ... Maintained a team-best .372 batting average with four homeruns, 10 doubles, and 40 RBI as a senior ... As a junior, hit two homeruns, 44 RBI and went 6-1 with a 1.72 ERA from the mound ... .397 batting average and 34 RBI as a sophomore ... Tossed a no-hitter in the 2008 HWSA World Series semifinals.

Personal: Born Joshua Brown Davis on Nov. 3, 1990 in Riverdale, Ga. ... Parents, Mark and Pam Davis, both attended Middle Tennessee State ... Mother, Pam, home-schooled all of her seven children ... Is the middle-child of his six siblings ... Business administration major.

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