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Jon Williams

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Imperial, Mo.

High School:
Fox

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 190

Position:
C

Birthdate:
05/18/1979

Experience:
3L


One of the top catchers in the Big 12 Conference, offensively and defensively ... Could also play third base ... Hits for average and power.

2000: Had personal-high marks for home runs and walks ... Ended season with a five-game hit streak ... Suffered season-ending thumb injury in last week of regular season.

1999: Honorable-mention all-Big 12 catcher after hitting .384 in league play ... Had 21 multi-hit games ... Did not commit an error ... Named Big 12 Player of the Week after going 9-for-17 with three doubles at Nebraska (4/23-25).

1998: Hit first career home run against Southwest Missouri State (3/8) ... Went 2-for-3 against Wichita State (3/7) ... Played three positions.

High School: Hit over .400 for career at Fox HS ... Averaged 30 RBI and five home runs over three seasons ... A first-team all-Suburban West Conference selection ... MVP of high school football team and second team all-conference.

Personal: Son of Kent and Phyllis Williams ... Born on May 18, 1979 ... Majoring in general agriculture.