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#6 Derrick Armstrong
Position: OF
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 5'8"
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Columbia, TN
High School: Columbia Central HS
Other College: Columbia State [TN] CC
Experience: 1 Letter
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2013: Hit .266 in 39 games (16 starts), scoring 14 runs and tallying eight RBIs in 64 at-bats • Recorded a single in the season-opening win vs. Portland • Earned a career-high three walks and drove in two in the Samford home victory • Tallied a career-best three RBIs in six at-bats against Rhode Island • Collected his first career double April 28 at Vanderbilt • Registered multiple hits at Texas A&M April 14, vs. Missouri in the SEC Tournament May 21 and at Virginia in game two of the NCAA Charlottesville Super Regional • Was the starting DH in game two of the 2013 NCAA College World Series vs. Indiana • Member of the 2013 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll • Played for the Albany Dutchmen of the Perfect Game League in summer ball.

JUNIOR COLLEGE: Star outfielder and offensive standout for two years at Columbia (Tenn.) State Community College • Helped lead coach Mike Corn’s CSCC Chargers to a 38-10 finish in 2012 • Hit a team-best .404 and paced the club with 63 hits, 48 runs scored, 56 RBIs and 17 stolen bases in 17 attempts • Collected 20 extra-base hits with five triples and four home runs • Posted a .482 on-base percentage and delivered six sacrifice flies • Solid defender with eight outfield assists in 114 error-free defensive chances • Hit .391 with three home runs, nine doubles and 22 RBIs  as a freshman, pacing Columbia State with 23 stolen bases and 41 runs scored.

HIGH SCHOOL: Three-time all-district outfielder at Columbia Central High School • Coached by Mark Pickle • Earned all-state and district MVP honors as a senior in 2010.

PERSONAL: Born Derrick Jamal Armstrong on April 21, 1992 in Columbia, Tenn. • Son of Felecia and Michael Armstrong of Columbia, Tenn. • Majoring in kinesiology.
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