Grant Kay
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Grant Kay

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Omaha, Neb.

High School:
Ralston

Last College:
Iowa Western CC

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 182

Position:
INF

Experience:
TR

B/T:
R/R


06/16/2014

LOUISVILLE V TEXAS | 2014 CWS

Louisville v Texas | 2014 CWS

06/15/2014

2014 CWS SUNDAY PRACTICE DAY

2014 CWS Sunday Practice Day

06/15/2014

LOUISVILLE V VANDERBILT | 2014 CWS GAME 1

Louisville v Vanderbilt | 2014 CWS Game 1

06/13/2014

2014 CWS PRACTICE DAY

2014 CWS Practice Day

06/12/2014

2014 CWS ARRIVAL/PRACTICE

2014 CWS Arrival/Practice

Before UofL: Attended Iowa Western Community College and won a national championship in 2012. Rated as No. 3 prospect in the New England Collegiate Baseball League in 2012 as a freshman. Knee injury as a sophomore at Iowa Western limited availability. Rated as one of the top junior college players in the nation. First-team All-Conference and All-Region in both freshman and sophomore seasons. Hit .373 with 13 home runs, 37 RBI and 42 runs scored in 2012 as a freshman. Named New England Collegiate Baseball League (summer wooden bat league) All-Star at third base. Was the only junior college player named Collegiate Summer Baseball All-American in 2012.

High School: Lettered in three sports at Ralston High School (baseball, basketball and football). Earned All-State and All-Super State honors as a senior in baseball. Was All-Conference basketball selection in both junior and senior seasons. Hit .500 with 20 home runs and 65 RBI as a prep senior. Also added 25 doubles, 12 triples and 32 stolen bases in final season at Ralston.

Personal: Born on May 29, 1993 in Omaha, Neb. Son of Greg Kay and Dawn Pearsons. Has three siblings, Noah, Greyson and Gueryn. Majoring in sport administration at Louisville. After college, he plans to play professional baseball. Father played professional basketball in Europe. Hobbies and outside interest include playing basketball and spending time with his family. Favorite TV show is Entourage. Favorite athletes are Derek Jeter and Derek Rose. Favorite food is steak. Favorite teams are the Chicago Bulls and Denver Broncos. Enjoys the music from the 80's, 90's and today's hip-hop. Favorite quote is "You have to have an ego to drop your ego" by Marc Rardin.

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