USF Baseball BIO
Joe Genord
Player Profile:
Joe Genord 2425441
Position: Catcher/First Baseman
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 212
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Lake Worth, Fla.
High School: Park Vista HS

Career Stats

Major: Pre-Business

AS A SOPHOMORE (2017): Appeared in and started 58 games at first base…Hit .259 with a team-high nine home runs…Tallied 33 runs scored, 12 doubles and 38 RBI…Named to The American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll on April 3…Hit a walk-off homer on March 12 vs. Valpo…Hit a career-high two homers in the 15-10 win at Florida on May 9…Scored three runs and tallied three hits in that game with four RBI, all career highs…Had a team-long 16-game hitting streak at one point during the season and a 20-game on base streak.     

AS A FRESHMAN (2016): Played in 45 games, making 40 starts (16 at catcher, 13 at first base, and 11 at designated hitter)...Hit .270 with six home runs and 21 runs batted in...Second on the team in home runs and third in batting average and RBIs...Posted nine multi-hit and five multi-RBI games...Made his Bulls debut at Bethune-Cookman (3/1)...First career hit was a solo home run in the 13-3 win against Saint Joseph's (3/4)...Notched two hits, including a home run, in the 7-5 win over No. 25 Michigan State (3/20)...Tallied a career-high three hits, including a home run and three RBIs, versus North Florida (4/12)...Posted a career-best eight game hitting streak (5/6 to 5/19)...Set a career-high with theee runs scored, and an additional two hits, a home run, and an RBI, in the 6-5 win at No. 21 East Carolina (5/15)...Hit home runs in back-to-back games (5/15, 5/19).

HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letter winner for head coach Larry Greenstein at Park Vista HS…Selected in the 19th round of the 2015 MLB Amateur Draft by the Los Angeles Dodgers…First-team all-county, team captain, team batting award recipient as a senior, hitting .282 with four home runs and 25 RBIs… First-team all-county, team captain, team batting award recipient as a junior, batting .387 with two home runs and 26 RBIs.
PERSONAL: Born Joseph Michael Genord on Aug. 17, 1996 in Boca Raton, Fla. …Parents are John and Mia…Has one brother, John.

GENORD'S CAREER HIGHS (as of 6/4/17)
At Bats: 6 vs. Toledo (3/4/17)
Runs Scored: 3, 2x, last at Florida (5/9/17)
Hits: 3, 8x, last at Florida (5/9/17)
RBI: 4 at Florida (5/9/17)
Doubles: 1, 18x, last, at Jacksonville (5/16/17)
Triples: 1 vs. Toledo (3/4/17)
Home Runs: 2 at Florida (5/9/17) 
Walks: 2 vs. UCF (5/1/17)
Stolen Bases: --

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