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Curt Fuqua Name National Newcomer To Watch

HARROGATE, TN -- With the 2012 Railsplitter baseball season looming, Lincoln Memorial University utility man Curt Fuqua has been selected in the NCAA Division II ABCA/Rawlings Pre-Season All-American list as a Newcomer to Watch.

Curt Fuqua joins the Railsplitters by way of Jackson, Tennessee. Fuqua is coming off of a highly successful two-year stint at Jackson State Community College. Last season, he played in all 52 games maintainig a .327 batting average. He drove in 45 runs while amassing 54 hits, 17 doubles, 52 runs, and 9 homeruns. For his season, he was named to the 1st Team All-TJCCAA.

Coach Jeff Sziksai will look for Fuqua to continue this high level of run production and excellence for the Railsplitters this season. LMU will open the season on February 3rd as they travel to University of South Carolina-Aiken.

Visit lmurailsplitters.com for the latest news and info on Lincoln Memorial University Athletics.

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