Adam Duvall
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Adam Duvall

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Louisville, Ky.

High School:
Butler

Last College:
Chipola JC

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 200

Position:
SS/2B

Experience:
1L

B/T:
R/R


03/16/2010

LOUISVILLE v XAVIER

Louisville Baseball v Xavier

Honors
2009 First Team All-Region (ABCA)
2009 Third Team All-BIG EAST

2009: Earned First Team All-Region (ABCA) and Third Team All-BIG EAST honors. Hit .328 in his first season as a Cardinal with 11 home runs (third on the team), 51 RBI and 83 runs scored, while starting every game at second base. The 83 runs rank No. 3 on the Cards' single season list. He was also 12-of-14 on stolen base attempts and had 21 doubles, which ranks sixth on the Cards' single season list. Picked up a hit in each of the Cards' last three NCAA Regional games, while scoring three times in the two games against Vanderbilt. Had a home run in the Cards' BIG EAST title game win over UConn and finished 2-for-5 with two RBI in first round win over Cincinnati. Went 4-for-4 with one RBI and three runs scored in BIG EAST title clinching win over USF on May 15. Also added a hit in each of the Cards' other two wins over USF. Finished 1-for-3 with an RBI and two runs scored in win at WKU on May 12. Named BIG EAST Player of the Week on May 11 after hitting .583 with three home runs, seven RBI and 15 runs scored in Cards' five games from May 5-10. Finished 4-for-6 with one RBI and four runs scored on May 10 at St. John's. Went 1-for-4 with two RBI in May 9 win at Red Storm. Was 3-for-4 with three runs scored in May 8 win at St. John's. Finished with a huge game in May 5 win over Ohio State going 5-for-6 with two home runs, four RBI and five runs scored. Had an RBI triple in Cards' win at Villanova on May 1. Finished with one hit and two runs scored in win at UK on April 28. Had the best game of his career on April 26 going 4-for-4 with three home runs and seven RBI against Notre Dame. Finished 3-for-5 with one run scored and two RBI in April 17 win at Rutgers. Went 2-for-4 and scored twice against Kentucky on April 14. Was 2-for-4 on April 11 and 3-for-5 with two runs scored on April 9 against Pittsburgh. Finished 2-for-4 with one RBI and three runs scored in win over IU on April 7. Was 1-for-4 with two RBI and 1-for-5 with one RBI in final two games against Cincinnati. Was 3-for-4 with his third home run of the year, four RBI and three runs in April 3 win at UC. Finished 3-for-5 with a run scored in win over Ball State. Turned the first triple play in Jim Patterson Stadium history on April 1 against Ball State by catching a line drive, stepping on second and throwing to first. Delivered his second game-winning hit of the season on March 25 against WKU with a two-run, two-out single in the eighth inning. Also hit his second home run of the season and finished with four total RBI in win over Hilltoppers. Was 1-for-3 with two RBI and three runs scored in win over Evansville. Had his career best 15-game hitting streak ended on March 20 against Georgetown. Was 1-for-2 with two RBI in win over Morehead State on March 18. Had two hits in each of the Cards' three games with Iowa on March 14-16. Was 2-for-5 with two runs scored on March 14 and March 16 against Iowa. Finished 2-for-5 with two RBI and a run scored in the Cards' road win at UT on March 11. Was 2-for-5 with two doubles and a run scored in win over Milwaukee on March 7. Finished 2-for-4 with three runs scored in March 6 win over Milwaukee. Was 3-for-3, including first career triple, to go with three runs scored and two RBI on March 4 against Western Michigan. Finished 1-for-2 with an RBI two runs scored and two stolen bases against EKU on March 3. Was 1-for-3 with three runs scored against Bowling Green on March 1. Was 1-for-3 with two RBI and a run scored on Feb. 28 against Falcons. Was 2-for-3 with three runs scored in Feb. 27 win over BGSU. Delivered game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth of the Cards' 9-8 win over EKU on Feb. 25. Hit first career home run in Louisville debut on Feb. 20 at Florida. Added a hit on Sunday against the Gators and had an RBI in all three Louisville games against Florida. Named to AD Honor Roll and a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

Chipola Junior College: Earned Second Team All-Conference honors and named to All-World Series Team after leading Chipola to Junior College World Series. Hit .340 with 11 home runs, 43 RBI and eight doubles at Chipola. Also had 21 walks and scored 45 runs at Chipola. Transferred to Chipola after playing one season at Western Kentucky University.

High School: Louisville native earned All-Region honors for Butler High School. Hit .375 as a senior at Butler, where he played shortstop, earned three letters and was coached by Mike Bryant. Advanced to Kentucky State Tournament while playing at Butler.

Personal: Born Adam Lynn Duvall on Sept. 4, 1988 in Louisville, Ky. Son of Jeana and Alvin Duvall. Has one brother, Austin. Majoring in business at U of L. Biggest thrill in sports was playing in front of 8,000 people at the Junior College World Series. People with the greatest influence on his career are his parents because without his parents, he could not have come as far as he has. Favorite movie is Forrest Gump, while his favorite TV show is SportsCenter. Favorite athlete is Derek Jeter. His top cereal is Cherrios, while his favorite candy bar is Payday. He enjoys eating Mexican food and his favorite restaurant is Tumbleweed. Favorite team is the New York Yankees and he enjoys listening to country music. If he could have dinner and play golf with three people, he would choose Pete Rose, Tiger Woods and Derek Jeter. Something that not many people know about him is that he had back surgery as a senior in high school and missed his final prep season. Something crazy he's done is traveling to Florida for one day.

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