5 Hunter Holland
5 Hunter Holland
Height: 6-3
Weight: 207
Year: Junior
Hometown: Soddy Daisy, Tenn.
Position: INF/OF
Last School: Baylor School
Bats/Throws: R/R

Stats: 2017

2017 (Sophomore): Registered four hits through the first 22 games of the season... Launched his first home run of the year against Eastern Illinois (4.13)... Blasted a two-run long ball at Southern Illinois (4.18) to cap off a five-run first frame for the Bruins... Recorded his first multi-hit performance at Jacksonville State (4.22), with both hits coming in the form of extra base shots - double and home run... Catapulted a grand slam in the first frame at Lipscomb (4.25), to match a career-high four RBI performance... Went 5-for-5 at the plate in the series finale against SEMO, a career-best hitting effort that included two home runs and 4 RBIs... Registered a multi-hit game against Austin Peay (5.25) in the OVC Tournament to help the Bruins avoid elimination. 

2016: Compiled nine RBI's through BU's first eight games ... Blasted his first homerun of the season against Illinois State (2/20/16) ... Recorded three-hit games vs. Illinois State (2/20/16) and Army (2/28/16) ... Had an eight-game hitting streak, tied for the longest of any Bruin ...  Scored game-winning run against EKU (3/20/16) ... Three-hit game against Lipscomb (3/22/16) ... Picked up his second triple of the year against UT Martin (4/3/16) ... Three homers during four game span (5/4-5/8/16) ... Named TSWA Player of the Week on May 10, after batting .563. ... Homered twice during the Bruins’ final home series of the year with Tennessee Tech (5/13-15/16) ... Holland batted .324 with nine doubles, six homers and 31 RBI while starting 34 games for the Bruins during the regular season … Finished top five on the team in batting average, slugging percentage, on base percentage, and homeruns … Led the team with a .417 batting average in OVC play … Finished with 11 multi-hit games and seven multi-RBI games and his season-high for a hitting streak was eight games … Hit three homers during four game span May 4th to May 16th … Named TSWA Player of the Week on May 10, after batting .563 for the week … Hit three homers and picked up 10 RBI in his final 10 games.

Prior to Belmont: Prepped at Baylor School ...  Played under Coach Gene Etter's during his final year of coaching ... Batted .385 as a senior ... Named to All-Region team ... TWSA Division II-AA All-State team selection ... 2015 Perfect Game All-Region Honorable Mention
Personal: Born on Dec. 21, 1996 ... Soddy Daisy, Tenn. native ... Son of Keith and Michelle Holland ... Has one brother, Cole ... Majoring in Finance.