Cory Brownsten started in 37 games for the Panthers, making 39 total appearances while contributing 26 RBIs for the team...hit a three-run home run in a 10-9 winning effort against Air Force on February 22...recorded a home run and four RBIs in an 18-4 win over conference rival Cincinnati on March 20...accumulated three multi-RBI games along with four multi-hit games...batted .264 (14-for-53) with runners in scoring position.
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In his freshman year, Brownsten had a .308 batting average with three home runs and 18 RBI...Brownsten had his best year of his career when he was a sophomore...was named first team All-American, All-District and All Region...was awarded Defensive Player of the Year and received the Gold Glove award...in his sophomore year, Brownsten batted .390 with seven homeruns, had 50 RBI and a slugging percentage of .615...during the summer months he was a member of the Webster Yankees, which is affiliated with the New York Collegiate Baseball League...also was a member of the Peninsula Pilots in the Coastal Plains League.
As part of the Lockport High School Baseball Team, he was a member of the All-League team...also was Niagara Frontier League Champions in baseball, basketball and soccer...was on the All-League team for soccer...named a scholar-athlete.
Born June 3, 1988...son of Sherwin and Leslie Brownsten...has one brother, Christopher (25)...a pre-elementary education major.
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