Updated: July 24, 2012
2012: at the plate – Made 33 starts – 20 at first, 11 as the DH and two at third – and played in 43 games total … Posted 14 multi-hit games, including one game with three hits and one with four … Also had one multi-run and five multi-RBI games … Had a six-game hitting streak and reached base in 12 straight during the season … Batted .336 with 44 hits, including 10 doubles, one triple and two home runs for 62 total bases and a .473 slugging percentage … Scored 16 runs and drove in 21 … Drew 11 walks, had a .393 on-base percentage, and stole one base … As a pinch hitter, was 2-for-3 (two RBI singles) and also drew a pair of walks … Played in two games at the Kennesaw State Tournament, drawing a walk against Bradley (2/18) ... At High Point (2/28), singled in the third for his first collegiate hit, then singled again in the eighth to notch his first two collegiate RBI ... In four-game series with Yale (3/3-4), had six hits including a double and triple, scored three times and had three RBI ... Had a pair of hits and drove in a run against Radford (3/13) ... Hit an RBI single in the seventh in the series opener at Georgia Tech (3/16) ... Had a hit and scored a run against Cornell (3/21) ... Had three hits at Florida State series (3/30-4/1), which include an RBI pinch-hit single in game one and a two hit game, with a double, on Saturday ... Notched another multi-hit game with a double and run scored against Wofford (4/3) ... In the Boston College series (4/6-8), had five hits, including a double and his first collegiate home run, drove in three and scored twice ... Had a two-double game at Radford (4/10), with an RBI and run scored ... In the Miami series (4/13-15), had a two-hit game with an RBI single on Saturday and hit a solo home run in Sunday’s contest ... Also had two hits versus Coastal Carolina (4/17) and added an RBI ... Had a season-high four-hit game with a double and run scored at Wake Forest (4/21-G2) ... In the Maryland series (4/27-29), scored a run in each game and had three hits total including a double ... Knocked in two runs with a double and scored a run versus NC A&T (5/2) ... In NC State series (5/11-13), had four hits, including a double a run scored and three RBI in Sunday’s win over the Wolfpack … Had an RBI single at North Carolina (5/19).
on the mound – Appeared in three games overall and made one start … Posted a 1-0 record and combined on one shutout and did not allow an earned run (0.00 ERA) … Threw a total of 8.2 innings and struck out nine batters … Opponents batted just .143 against him … Struck out at least two in all three games … Collegiate debut on the mound featured two scoreless innings of relief with one hit and four strikeouts against Davidson (4/24) ... In first collegiate start, versus NC A&T (5/1), picked up the win after four scoreless innings and allowing just a single and a walk with three strikeouts ... Struck out two in 2.2 frames out of the pen against Liberty (5/15).
High School: Was a 36th-round selection by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 2011 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft in June after lettering all four years on varsity while playing for Coach Josh Pye at Wilmot Union … Was ranked the No. 4 pro prospect in Wisconsin by Baseball America … Earned first-team all-state, Southern Lakes Conference player of the year, all-conference and all-area honors as a senior … In 2011, batted .417 with 30 hits (seven doubles, three triples, two home runs) and 11 RBI … On the mound, was 8-1 with a 0.97 ERA allowing just 30 hits in 50.2 innings pitched with 53 strikeouts … Also, played basketball for the Panthers earning a varsity letter.
Personal: Brendon Alec Hayden … Born 12/26/92 in Milwaukee, Wis. … Son of Keith and Julie Hayden … Enrolled in university studies.