22  James White III
James White III
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Clendenin, W.Va.

High School:
Herbert Hoover

Last College:
UNC Greensboro

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 215

Position:
RHP

Experience:
TR

B/T:
R/R

2009: Redshirt due to transferring from UNC Greensboro.

Prior to Marshall: Played freshman season at UNC Greensboro...as a true-freshman posted a 5-1 record in 32.2 innings on the hill...his five wins were second-best for the Spartans...earned victories against Kent State, Ohio University, Albany, Princeton and Furman...made the most appearances (38) in the Southern Conference...finished the season with a 4.96 ERA and 23 strikeouts.

High School: A 2007 graduate of Herbert Hoover HS...four-year letterwinner in baseball as a pitcher and third baseman under coach Kevin Buckner...as a Husky, he was a two-time, first-team all-state selection (2006-07) and a three-time, first-team all-cardinal conference team selection (2005-07)...all-state honorable mention in 2005...the Huskies were the 2007 AA State Baseball champions...pitched in both the regional final and the state semifinal game...finished with a 27-4 career pitching record and a 1.73 ERA...three-year letterwinner in football as a quarterback...named to the all-state and all-cardinal conference teams his junior and senior year...broke three school passing records...earned three varsity basketball letters as a guard...selected to the first-team all-cardinal conference his senior year...was class valedictorian with a 4.76 GPA.

Personal: Born August 24, 1989...son of J.E. and Rhonda White...has three siblings: Alexandra, Hunter and Rhett...majoring in business management.