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Duke Stunkel Jr.
Player Profile:
Duke Stunkel Jr. 2425440
Position: Outfield/Infield
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 204
Year: Junior
Hometown: Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
High School: St. Petersburg College

Career Stats

Major: Communications

2015 FCSAA Conference Player of the Year

AS A SOPHOMORE (2016): Appeared in 54 games, making 53 starts (43 at first base, 10 in outfield)...Hit .260 with two home runs and 21 runs batted in...Posted 13 multi-hit and two multi-RBI games...Made his Bulls debut with two hits, a walk, and two runs scored in the 11-10 Opening Day win over Liberty (2/19)...Hit his first home run with USF in a 6-5 win against Liberty (2/21)...Recorded multiple hits in three straight games (2/27 to 3/4)...Career-high 12 game hit streak (4/3 to 4/29), raising his batting average 54 points...Scored two runs in three straight games (4/24 to 4/29)...Notched three hits against Memphis in the American Athletic Conference Tournament (5/27). 

AS A FRESHMAN AT ST. PETERSBURG COLLEGE (2015): FCSAA Conference Player of the Year…Appeared in 44 games…Hit .400 with one home run and 34 runs batted in…Tallied 26 runs scored and 24 stolen bases in 25 attempts…Hit safely in the first six games of the season (1/31 to 2/13)…Went 1-for-3 with a triple and three RBIs in the 12-2 win over Broward College (2/1)…Collected three hits, two runs scored, two RBIs and a career-best three stolen bases in the 7-5 win against Lake-Sumter St. College (2/25)…Set season-high with four hits, two runs scored, a home run and three RBIs in the 8-4 win at Lake-Sumter St. College (3/2)…Matched career-bests with four hits and three stolen bases, going 4-for-4 with two walks in the 6-5 victory against Hillsborough Community College (4/15).

HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letter winner for head coach Frank Torre at Dwyer HS …2014 Perfect Game All-American Honorable Mention…First-team all-county as a senior, hitting .408 with 25 RBI and 24 runs.

PERSONAL: Born Bradley Benton Stunkel Jr. on Feb. 8, 1995 in Las Vegas, Nev. ...Parents are Brad and Kathy…Father, Brad, played football at the University of Miami…Mother, Kathy, was a professional tennis player. 

STUNKEL JR.’S CAREER HIGHS (as of 6/16/16)
At Bats: 6, 2x, last, at Cincinnati (4/3/16)
Runs Scored: 2, 5x, last, vs. UCF (4/29/16)
Hits: 3, 2x, last, vs. Memphis (5/27/16)
RBI: 3, vs. Liberty (2/21/16)
Doubles: 1, 7x, last, at #21 East Carolina (5/14/16)
Triples: 1, 2x, last, vs. UCF (4/29/16)
Home Runs: 1, 2x, last, vs. North Florida (4/12/16) 
Walks: 2, vs. Eastern Michigan (2/27/16)
Stolen Bases: 1, 4x, last, at Houston (4/24/16)
Hit Streak: 12 (4/3/16 to 4/23/16)

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