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David Adams
David  Adams

Margate, Fla.

High School:
Grandview Preparatory


• Named second team Baseball America Freshman All-American
• Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American
• Started all 62 games for the Cavaliers at second base
• Led the team in runs scored (57)
• Second on the team in home runs (5), total bases (107) and third on the team in hits (76) and RBI (49)
• Led the team with 25 multiple hit games and was third in multiple RBI games (13)
• Had six three-hit games and five three-RBI games
• First collegiate home run came in the season opener against The Citadel (2/10)
• Hit .354 with runners in scoring position
• Hit .317 in ACC games with a team-high 38 hits
• Named to Baseball America's Fab 50 list for top freshmen

• Four-year letterwinner at Grandview Prep where he played for his father, Dale
• First-team all-state selection as a senior
• Named team captain and most valuable player
• Named a third-team high school All-American by the Baseball Coaches Association after hitting .500 with eight doubles, one triple and eight home runs for 17 RBI as a senior
• Rated the No. 19 prospect by Baseball America and No. 29 ranked prospect by Team One Baseball
• Rated as the No. 6 ranked prospect at Perfect Game/Baseball America World Wood Bat Association Fall Championship and No. 6 ranked middle infielder by Team One Baseball
• Scholar Athlete (2002, 2003, 2004, 2005)
• Earned High School Coaches Award (2003 & 2004)
• Participated in Perfect Game National Showcase (2004)
• Participated in East Coast Professional Showcase (2004)
• Led Palm Beach County in batting average at .548 (2003)
• Citizenship Award (2002, 2003, 2004)
• National Honor Society, Student Senate, Beta Club, SADD Member
• Student Government Vice President
• Also lettered three years in basketball
• Drafted in the 21st round of the 2005 MLB draft by the Detroit Tigers

• Full name is David Lee Adams
• Parents are Dale and Dawn Adams
• Born May 15, 1987 in Margate, Fla.
• Has a brother, Drew



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