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Alex Howard
Player Profile:
Alex Howard 2898544
Position: Infielder
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 195
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Albuquerque, N.M.
High School: La Cueva HS
Other College: New Mexico Military Institute
Experience: 1 Letter

REDSHIRT JUNIOR SEASON: Sat out the season and redshirted due to a medical issue.

JUNIOR SEASON (2017): Made 53 starts during junior campaign with all coming at third base ... posted the third best batting average on the team at .277 along with a .344 on-base percentage and .419 slugging percentage ... led the team and ranked in a tie for seventh in SBC with 15 doubles ... also hit four home runs and knocked in 37 runs ... tallied 80 total bases and walked 13 times with 10 hit-by-pitches ... scored 32 runs and was 6-for-8 stealing bases ... had longest hit streak of season that reached 12 games and ended season on a six-game hit streak ... tied for team lead with seven sacrifice flies that led league and was 23rd in the nation ... named the Sun Belt Conference Player of the Week on May 22 after he hit .467 (7-for-15) on the week with a .733 slugging percentage and drove in a team-high eight runs ... selected to the All-SBC Tournament team after hitting .455 with two doubles, a home run, and four RBI ... had 15 multiple-hit efforts with one four-hit outing at Coastal Carolina March 25 to represent season high ... hit season-best two doubles at Northwestern State Feb. 26 ... had eight total bases versus the Chanticleers March 25 for season high ... knocked in season-best four runs twice (April 22 versus South Alabama in first game of doubleheader and May 25 against Georgia State in SBC Tournament) ... scored three runs three different times ... tied school record for most at-bats with Grant Hawkins with nine during 18-inning win over Little Rock May 18 ... stole season-high two bases at Austin Peay March 22 ... had five assists in three different contests ... made 16 errors with 102 assists and 38 putouts.

NEW MEXICO MILITARY INSTITUTE (2015-16): Registered a .380 batting average, .450 on-base percentage, and .769 slugging percentage during the 2016 campaign for NMNI ... third on the team with 12 home runs and 63 RBI, while leading the Broncos with a school-record 25 doubles and triples (10) ... First-Team All-Western Junior College Athletic Conference (WJCAC) selection ... scored a team-high 68 runs and also stole five bases in 2016 ... helped lead the team to 28 overall regular-season wins and 22 conference victories were both school records, while the team made the NJCAA Region V Tournament for the first time since 1961 in 2016 ... hit .354 as a freshman with a .385 on-base percentage in 2015 ... hit nine doubles, four triples, and three home runs during freshman campaign ... also made 12 appearances on the mound with 35 strikeouts in 45 innings ... played for former A-State assistant coach Chris Cook ... earned NJCAA Academic Excellence Award.

HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at La Cueva High School in Albuquerque, N.M. ... four-year letter winner for the Bears ... helped lead the team to a 2014 5A State Championship ... named the New Mexico 5A State Player of the Year.

PERSONAL: Son of Kevin and Cristina Howard ... birthday is Dec. 12 ... majoring in business ... enjoys playing golf.

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