16 Chris Saxton
Chris  Saxton


Lake Worth, FL

High School:
John I. Leonard

Last College:
Palm Beach CC

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 190



Elementary Education

As a Junior ('03): Started the season as a closer before working his way into the starting rotation at the end of the season...led the team with five saves...did not allow a run in his first 10 appearances which accounted for 13 innings...recorded the win against Miami in the regular season after he threw 4-2/3 innings, his longest outing of the season up to that point...he then gained a starting position heading into conference play at Campbell...his season-high seven innings of work came in a start against New York Tech, and he did not allow an earned run....at the A-Sun Tournament he earned a start against Jacksonville and struck out a season-high six batters in 6-2/3 innings.

JUCO: Played for two years at Palm Beach Community College under Craig Gero...was a Southern Conference All-Star and picked up First-Team All-Conference honors...earned Male Athlete-of-the-Year...held the highest GPA of the male athletes and was a Presidential scholar.

High School: Tom Evans coached Saxton at John I. Leonard...held a GPA over 3.0 for four years.

Personal: Elementary Education major...son of Bill and Marilyn Saxton...born December 2, 1981.

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