Michael Bowen Athlete Profile

#27 Michael Bowen

Michael Bowen
Position: Outfielder Height: 6-3 Weight: 205 Roster Years: 2008-2009 Hometown: Acworth GA, GA Last School: Southern Virginia

Personal

Born in Slyvia, N.C., ... parents are Charley and Claire ... served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Las Vegas, Nevada ... is an Eagle Scout ... majoring in business management.

Before BYU

Prepped at Dalton High where he was all-region ... had the highest batting average on the team as a senior.

Other College

First team All-American for the USCAA ... captained the team at Southern Virginia University as a sophomore ... led team in batting average both years ... set school record for batting average (.487) and home runs (9) in a season ... also hit 15 doubles, had 38 RBI and scored 33 runs in 30 games as a sophomore.

Stats

Year    Avg.   G-GS   AB    R    H   2B   3B   HR   RBI    TB   BB   SO  SB-SBA
2008 .262 21-7 42 9 11 1 1 2 11 20 3 8 1-2
2009 .355 52-52 200 38 71 15 1 6 53 106 9 17 13-17



2008 | Junior Year

Hit two home runs in one game at the Air Force Academy, scored four runs and had five RBI in that game ... hit a triple vs. Southern Utah ... scored the winning run in a 13-10 come-from-behind victory at Utah.

2009 | Senior Year

Academic All-Mountain West Conference ... MWC Player of Week vs. UNLV ... batted .382 in MWC games ... had three game-winning RBI: a three-run homer vs. Utah Valley, a walk-off single vs. New Mexico and a walk-off single in the MWC Tournament to eliminate UNLV ... hit a grand slam near his birthplace against Western Carolina.