Cameron Lane
6
2002-2005
OF/IF/C
5-9, 184
R/R
Columbus, Ga.
(Columbus)

Class of 2005, B.S. Management.

Utility player who made the conversion to catcher in 2002 and to the outfield in 2004 after playing in the middle infield during high school....has proven to be a more than capable reserve....did not commit a fielding error during his collegiate career.

2005: Starter at second base for first three games of season during Tyler Greene's absence from lineup....went 2-for-4 while scoring two runs in series opener at Georgia Southern 2/12....pinch-ran and scored game-tying run in Tech's ninth-inning comeback vs. Florida State 4/16....named to the 49th annual Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll.

2004: Continued to serve as team utility specialist....drove in two runs in opening day win at Georgia Southern 2/15....sidelined for nine games with a bruised shoulder suffered during batting practice at Auburn 3/2....celebrated 22nd birthday with a base hit in Tech's victory over Georgia at Turner Field 5/11.

2003 Served as backup catcher and middle infielder seeing action in 16 games, including one start as the designated hitter....Went 5-for-8 as a pinch hitter with a double and six runs scored....Owned an .556 average as a substitute with five hits, six runs, and two walks....Scored the winning run in the bottom of the ninth as a pinch runner against Kent St. (3/14)....Appeared as a late-inning sub in all three games against Duke (4/12-4/13), going 2-for-2, including a double, with two runs, and two RBI....Had a pinch-hit one-out single that loaded the bases for Tech against FSU (5/3) in the 10th inning of the Yellow Jackets' 5-4 win....Drove in a run on another pinch-hit two-out single in the ninth against Georgia State (5/6) three days later.

2002: Converted to catcher....picked up first collegiate hit in Tech debut 2/16 vs. Tennessee Tech....member of 25-man roster for College World Series....playing for Front Royal Cardinals of Valley League during summer.

2001: Red-shirted while working out as a middle infielder....named to the Dean's List for spring semester....also named to ACC Academic Honor Roll for 2000-2001.

High School: Four year letterwinner for coach Bobby Howard at Columbus High School, one of the most successful prep programs in the state of Georgia....Led his team to the 2000 Georgia AAA State Championship....Helped Columbus to three straight region championships from 1998-2000....A two-time all-Bi City honoree...Voted as Columbus' team MVP in 1999 and 2000....Played with the GACA All-State team in 2000....A member of the Team Georgia all-star team in 2000....Also lettered in football as a strong safety and wide receiver, and was team's MVP in 1999....Honor student who was a member of the National Honor Society and the French Honor Society at Columbus.

Personal: Cameron Ross Lane....Born May 11, 1982....Son of Rena Lane....Enjoys fishing and playing the guitar....A Dean's List Student in the Ivan Allen College.

 Year    AVG  GP-GS   AB   R   H  2B  3B  HR RBI   BB  SO  SB-ATT  FLD%
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 2002   .125   8-0     8   2   1   0   0   0   0    0   4   0-0   1.000
 2003   .417  16-1    12   6   5   1   0   0   2    3   4   1-1   1.000
 2004   .250  24-0    28   3   7   1   0   0   5    0   8   2-2   1.000
 2005   .233  24-4    30   9   7   1   0   0   5    1   6   1-2   1.000   
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 Career .256  72-5    78  20  20   3   0   0  12    4  22   4-5   1.000