14 - Eric Larson
Eric Larson
Height: 6-2
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bradenton, FL
High School: Lakewood Ranch
Position: OF
Bats/Throws: R/R
As a Sophomore in 2005: Drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 44th round of the MLB Draft...Played in 31 games, starting 29...Batted .350, which ranked third on the team and tenth in the Ivy League...Third on the team with five homeruns...30 RBI ranked fourth on the team...Had two homeruns, driving in five runs against Rhode Island on 4/6...Drove in five runs off two hits against Western Michigan on 3/5

As a Sophomore in 2004: Took the semester off for personal reasons.

As a Freshman in 2003: One of the top hitters on the team...Should find himself in the middle of the lineup...Will start in the outfield or as a designated hitter.

High School: A graduate of Lakewood Ranch High School where he lettered in baseball for four years...Also lettered in football for three years...Named to the Herald-Tribune All-Area First-Team Baseball Team in 2002...Selected to the Florida Prep All-State Second-Team in 2002...Named the Lakewood Ranch High School Baseball Offensive Player of the Year in 2002...A member of the 2001 AAU Manatee Titans State Championship Team...Named the 2001 Lakewood Ranch Defensive Player of the Year...A 2000 and 2001 Honorable Mention selection on the Florida Prep All-State Baseball Team...Earned Second-Team Sarasota Herald Tribune All-Area honors...Selected MVP of the Lakewood Ranch baseball team in 2000...A member of the 2000 Lakewood Ranch High School District Championship team in 2000...Holds the record for most homeruns in a season (6), and in a career (10).

Personal: The son of Roy and Gloria Larson, Eric is undecided on a concentration.