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Bruce Edwards
Bruce Edwards

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Columbus, Miss.

High School:
Columbus

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 171

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
09/23/1984

Experience:
2L

B-T:
S-R

2006 Hit .225 in 43 games (35 starts, all in CF) ... Was a perfect 14-for-14 in stolen bases ... Finished the year with 2 2B, a 3B, a HR and 7 RBI ... Had a five-game hitting streak from April 25-May 5 in which he hit .429 (6-for-14) with 2 R and 3 RBI ... Hit .222 in SEC games ... Hit .333 (3-for-9) in the Arkansas series with a HR, a 2B and a RBI ... Was one of only four Tigers to have a hit in every game of the Arizona State series ... Drove in the winning run with a single in Auburn's 5-2 win over FSU on 2/10.

2005 Hit .313 in 57 games (55 starts, all in CF) ... Finished the year with 7 2B, a 3B and a HR ... Was 13-for-17 in stolen bases ... Had three multi-steal games on the year ... Hit .339 (20-for-59) against lefties, the third-best mark on the team ... .317 (19-for-60) with runners in scoring position ... Finished the season with 17 multi-hit games ... Reached base safely in 51 of 57 games ... Named to the NCAA All-Region Tournament team ... Was 6-for-14 (.429) during the regional with 3 BB, 3 R and 4 RBI ... Also hit first career HR in win over Army (6/5) at regional ... Went 5-for-10 in Alabama series ... Strung together a seven-game hitting streak from Apr. 16-29 ... Was 8-for-24 (.333) during the streak ... Had a career-best eight-game hitting streak from Feb. 26 - March 20 ... Was 14-for-32 (.438) during the streak with 6 R ... Went 2-for-4 with 2 R and 2 RBI at Samford (4/12) ... Had a pinch-hit, walk-off RBI single in win over VMI (3/11) ... Was 6-for-10 with 4 R in Clemson series ... 2 2B in series opener vs. Clemson ... Was 2-for-3 with a 2B, 3 R and a RBI in season-opening win against Hofstra.

2004 Played in 24 games, while starting five times as a DH and three times at second base ... Hit .139 (5-for-36) with 5 R, 5 BB, RBI, 2 SB ... Served as one of Auburn's top pinch runners.

HIGH SCHOOL Four year letterwinner for coach Greg Patterson at Columbus High School ... Hit .424 as a senior with 38 stolen bases while earning all-state honors ... Named to the Collegiate Baseball TPX Louisville Slugger All-American team as a junior after hitting .411 with 41 stolen bases ... Earned all-state honors as a junior ... Three year letterwinner in football and track ... All-state selection in football as a senior after totaling 1,045 all-purpose yards ... Member of 4x100 relay team that won the 2002 state championship ... National Honor Society and Beta Club member after posting a 3.97 grade point average.

PERSONAL Bruce Dewayne Edwards ... Son of Alex and Flora Edwards ... Two brothers, Vincent and Alex Jr. ... Major: Laboratory Technology.