2014:Appeared in 21 games as a senior, making one start... Had a pinch-hit single and scored a run on March 11 against South Dakota State... Had a single and an RBI on March 19 against George Washington... Had an assist from right field in the season finale at UMBC on May 13... Made his first career pitching appearance on March 15 against St. Joseph's, going two innings while giving up five hits and one earned run while striking out two.
2013: Appeared in 13 games, making seven starts ... Picked up first collegiate hit and RBI, going 2-for-4 with a double against Chicago State (3/9) ... Threw out potential game winning run at home the next day against Central Michigan (3/10) ... Picked up a run scored and a hit against UMBC (3/13).
2012: Appeared in three games ... made first career appearance against Coppin State (2/22).
2011: Did not see game action (redshirt).
Prior to Georgetown: A four-year letteriwnner at Milbrook ... Started for three years as a pitcher and an outfielder ... Also played for the Greater Raleigh Fall Baseball North Team and Legion Post 297 for three years ... Named the Cap 7 Player of the Year in 2010 ... North Carolina All-State first team in 2010 ... Set a school record for most hits in a season in 2010 ... An all-conference selection in 2009-10 ... Helped lead Milbrook to conference titles from 2008-10 ... Team advanced to the third round of the state playoffs in 2009 ... Coached by Brad Shrock.
Personal: Born on Jan. 13, 1992 in Raleigh, N.C. ... The son of Charles and Melanie Abbott ... Has an older sister, Casey, who went to the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, and a younger brother, Clark, who attends the University of South Carolina .... A member of the National Honor Society and World Cultures Club ... Enjoys hunting and fishing ... Lists throwing a one-hit shutout in the conference tournament as the most thrilling moment of his athletic career ... Favorite television show is Duck Dynasty ... Favorite team is the Carolina Panthers.
Abbott's Career Highs
|AB:||4||3/9/13 vs. Chicago St.|
|RS:||2||3/9/13 vs. Chicago St.|
|H:||2||3/9/13 vs. Chicago St.|
|2B:||1||3/9/13 vs. Chicago St.|
|RBI:||1||2x, MR - 3/19/14 vs. George Washington|
|BB:||2||4/24/13 at Coppin St.|
|TB:||3||3/9/13 vs. Chicago St.|
|IP:||2.0||3/15/14 vs. Saint Joseph's|
|H:||5||3/15/14 vs. Saint Joseph's|
|R:||6||3/15/14 vs. Saint Joseph's|
|ER:||1||3/15/14 vs. Saint Joseph's|
|SO:||2||3/15/14 vs. Saint Joseph's|
|BB:||3||3/15/14 vs. Saint Joseph's|
|HBP:||2||3/15/14 vs. Saint Joseph's|