#11 • Pierce Furrow
Senior • C/OF • 5-6
El Paso, Ill. • El Paso-Gridley H.S.
Junior (2011): Played in all 36 games, earning 23 starting assignments primarily as an outfielder ... Hit .224 with 10 runs scored and six RBI ... Added two doubles and a triple ... Picked up his first hit and RBI of the season at Kentucky State on March 17 ... Doubled at Principia on April 2 ... Went 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored against Fontbonne on April 10 ...
Freshman (2009): Appeared in four games, making his collegiate debut at Dallas on March 8 ... Collected his first career RBI versus Westminster on April 18.
El Paso-Gridley High School: A three-sport athlete, also participating in cross country and basketball ... Owns the Titans’ assist record in boys basketball.
Personal: The son of Wayne and Annie Furrow, Pierce was born July 7, 1989 in El Paso, Ill. ... Has three siblings, Thayre (30), Wade (27) and Marney (23) ... Pierce’s brother, Wade, previously played baseball and served as an assistant coach for the Eureka baseball program ... Majoring in science education.