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20 Cameron Simmons
Cameron  Simmons

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Royersford, Pa.

High School:
Spring-Ford

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 195

Position:
OF


06/06/2018

Simmons Selected on Final Day of MLB Draft

Cavaliers total six draft picks in 2018

05/26/2017

UVA Uses Big First Inning to Cruise Past Clemson, 10-2

Cavaliers score eight runs in first inning and get seven strong innings from Daniel Lynch

05/22/2017

Six Cavaliers Named to 2017 All-ACC Team

Haseley and Smith earn first-team honors

05/19/2017

No. 9 Virginia Rolls to 16-3 Win at Georgia Tech

Cavaliers reach 40-win plateau for 11th time in last 14 seasons

05/16/2017

No. 9 Virginia Earns 8-3 Win Over Richmond

Cavaliers finish with 14-0 record in midweek games

2017
• Second-Team All-ACC honoree (outfield)
• Played in 58 games, including 56 starts in right field
• Finished fourth in ACC in batting (.352)
• Batted .374 in ACC games, tops among UVA players and third in ACC
• Eighth in ACC in RBI (57) and 11th in OBP (.432)
• Tied with Adam Haseley for team lead with 27 multiple-hit games, including team-high 10 three-hit games
• Had a streak of seven straight multi-hit games from April 7-15
• Hit nine home runs, including two-home run game against Richmond (5/16)
• Was 2-for-8 with four RBI in ACC tournament; hit three-run home run against Clemson (5/26)
• Hit grand slam and drove in career-high six runs in win over Miami (5/13)
• Was 5-for-14 and drove in five runs in Florida State series
• Went 6-for-13 and scored five runs in Notre Dame series
• Was 7-for-12 in Pitt series

2016
• Played in 50 games with 44 starts (41 RF, 3 LF); both ranked as the most among UVA's freshmen
• After slow start at plate, he found his stride in late April
• Played in each of UVA's last 19 games, batting .319 (23-for-72) with eight doubles in that stretch
• Batted team-high .406 (13-32) during UVA's eight-game win streak in late April/early May
• Homered in first UVA game on Feb. 19 against Kent State
• Hit long home run vs. Wagner (3/9); also doubled in drove in season-high four runs and scored three runs
• Started and recorded hits in all three games in Wake Forest series (4-for-9, two runs in series)
• Hit 3-run double in win over North Carolina (4/17)
• Ripped solo home run in ninth inning in win at Miami (4/22)
• Was 4-for-11 in Georgia Tech series
• Homered in Game 1 of Virginia Tech series; was 4-for-11 in series
• Was 4-for-12 with three runs in NCAA regional

SPRING-FORD HS
• Named First-Team All-Southeastern Pennsylvania as senior
• Was Mercury All-Area Player of Year as senior
• Named Pioneer Athletic Conference MVP his senior year and also was First-Team All-PAC selection
• Batted .452 with three home runs, eight doubles and four triples his senior year
• Coached by Bruce Brobst
• Played travel team baseball with All-Star Baseball Academy

PERSONAL
• Parents are Steve and Sue Simmons
• Has two brothers, Connor and Chase



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