Freshman (2012)... Became the first Wolverine since 2009 to have six hits in a game, going 6-for-6 with two triples and two doubles in a win over Chicago State (March 3) ... Started his Michigan career by going 3-for-5 with two runs scored, a double and an RBI against Pittsburgh (Feb. 17) ... Had an injury on April 11 and did not return to the outfield for the final 22 games ... Had the game-winning single in the ninth inning of the 6-5 win over Iona (Feb. 26) ... Was 3-for-4 with a double at No. 13 LSU (March 10) ... Had five hits in the Minnesota series (March 30-April 1), including going 3-for-5 in the Saturday game ... Had 12 multi-hit games and five multi-RBI performances ... Had four hits and three runs scored in the Michigan State series (April 6-8), driving in a run that gave Michigan a lead in the eighth inning on Sunday ... Led the team with four triples on the year ... Had two hits and drove in two runs against IPFW (March 23) ... Drove in the game-tying run with a double in the 2-1 win over Seton Hall (Feb. 18) ... Was 2-for-4 with a double against Notre Dame (March 10) ... Had two RBI and two runs scored in the West Virginia win (Feb. 19) ... Was third on the team with 10 stolen bases ...
Prep... Fairfield (2011) ... Mizuno All-Ohio selection (2011) ... Lettered two seasons in baseball at Fairfield High School ... All-Greater Miami Conference first team (2010, '11) ... All-Butler County first team (2010, '11) ... Rawlings/Perfect Game All-America honorable mention (2011) ... Ranked 12th on Buckeye Scout top 100 in 2011 ... Led Fairfield in nine offensive categories in 2010 and 2011 ... Hit .391 with 17 stolen bases his junior season at Fairfield ... Was the Fairfield High School Athlete of the Week on April 19, 2010.
Personal... Given Name: William Joshua Drake ... Born Dec. 16, 1992 ... Son of David and Lanita Drake... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology ... Undecided major.
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