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Robbie Grinestaff
Robbie Grinestaff

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jeffersonville, Ind.

High School:
Okaloosa Walton CC

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 205

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
10/27/1984

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
L-R

Robbie Grinestaff Career Stats

2007 - Played 38 games, hit .259 (14-for-54) with eight runs scored, four doubles, three homers and 15 RBI ... Pinch-hit grand slam homer in 9-6 loss to North Carolina in NCAA Super Regional (6/8) ... Pinch-hit RBI single in 4-3 win over Florida (5/23) ... Tallied a pinch-hit single and scored a run as Carolina rallied to a 14-13 win over Georgia (5/19) ... 2-for-3 with a double, one run and one RBI in 12-2 win at Florida (4/6) ... 2-for-3 with a double and one RBI in 8-3 win at Mississippi State (3/25) ... 1-for-2 with a run scored in 20-3 win at Mississippi State (3/23) ... In first start in over a month, went 2-for-3 with two runs, two RBI and a home run in 13-1 win at Wofford (3/21) ... Pinch-hit two-run homer in the ninth inning of a 6-5 loss to LSU (3/17) ... Pinch-hit single in first at-bat of the 2007 season in win over Western Kentucky (2/10)

2006 - Competed in 60 games with 53 starts, batting .297 with 17 homers and 58 RBI ... Earned second team All-SEC honors as a designated hitter ... Hit two homers in win over Georgia at NCAA Super Regional (6/10) ... Went 3-for-5 with a grand slam and a RBI triple in 15-12 win over Furman (5/16) ... Batted 3-for-6 with three runs, three RBI and a homer in 18-4 win over LSU (4/1) ... 5-for-9 in the Florida series with three homers and eight RBI ... Went 4-for-5 with a double, two homers and five RBI in 21-4 win over Florida (3/26) ... Hit game-winning three-run homer in 6-5 win over Florida (3/25) ... Tied a school record for walks in a game with four in the 8-1 win over William & Mary (3/7) ... Two-run homer sparked Carolina in 6-2 win over Clemson (3/4) ... Went 2-for-5 with two RBI including game-winner in 5-4 extra-inning win on opening day vs. Elon (2/10).

JUNIOR COLLEGE - Played two seasons at Okaloosa Junior College under coach Keith Griffin ... 2005 FCCAA All-State and NJCAA All-Region Eight Team ... Named to 2005 FCCAA Panhandle All-Conference team ... Finished 2005 season 10th in hitting in the FCCAA with a .389 batting average (63-for-163) in addition to 15 doubles, eight HR and 45 RBI ... 2004 MLB draft selection by the Chicago White Sox in the 37th round.

HIGH SCHOOL - Played four years at Jeffersonville High School in Indiana.

PERSONAL - Born Robert Eugene Grinestaff II on 10/27/84 ... Parents are Bob and Annette Grinestaff ... Chose Carolina because "it's a great program and liked Columbia" ... Enjoys spending spare time with family and riding four-wheelers ... Favorite food is anything that Grandma cooks ... Favorite actor is Steven Seagal ... Favorite actress is Jessica Simpson.

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