Blair Lucas Athlete Profile

#6 Blair Lucas

Blair Lucas
Position: Infielder Height: 5-10 Weight: 210 Roster Years: 2003-2004 Hometown: Lake Forest, CA Last School: Saddleback Junior College

Personal

Born in Orange, Calif., ... parents are Blair and Dena ... served a Church mission to Brazil ... married Sara Finlinson in December 2003 ... majoring in international relations ... favorite foods are baby back ribs and butter pecan ice cream ... sports hero is Jackie Robinson because he overcame discrimination in athletic competition to open the door for all.

Before BYU

Prepped at El Toro High where he was coached by Tom McCaffrey ... second team all-CIF ... team captain and team MVP ... first team all-county ... Sea View League MVP ... recruited by Washington St., UNLV, Utah and Hawai`i.

Other College

SOPHOMORE - (2002): At Saddleback Junior College, he was coached by Jack Hodges ... first team All-Orange Empire Conference ... first team All-Southern California ... batted .391 with 21 doubles, 51 RBI and 11 homers ... team tri-MVP.


FRESHMAN - (1999): Played at Saddleback Junior College.

Stats

Year    Avg.   G-GS   AB    R    H    2B   3B  HR   RBI   TB   BB   SO  SB-SBA  
2002* .391 40-35 184 64 72 21 1 11 51 128 20 27
2003 .347 28-9 49 12 17 5 1 0 10 24 4 5 0-1
2004 .237 34-16 76 15 18 6 0 1 7 27 7 16 2-3
TOTAL .278 62-25 126 27 35 11 1 1 17 51 11 21 2-4
* At Saddleback Junior College, not included in career totals.



2003 | Junior Year

Saw limited action as a reserve at third base and as a DH ... had a two-run double against Southern Utah ... had a key pinch hit and scored the game-tying run in BYU's come-from-behind win over Utah in the MWC Tournament ... brings a four-game hitting streak into his senior season.

2004 | Senior Year

Hit .237 with six doubles and seven RBI as a utility player ... saw time as a third baseman and second baseman ... went 2-for-4 in back to back games against Air Force ... hit four of his six doubles in three consecutive games against Air Force ... appeared in 34 games and started 16 of them.