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Troy Montgomery
Troy  Montgomery

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Fortville, Ind.

High School:
Mt. Vernon

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 185

Position:
OF

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2015 (Sophomore Season):  2015 Second Team All-Big Ten … Big Ten stolen base leader with 35, tying the single-season school record … started in center field in all 55 games… had a career-high reached base streak of 32 games … led the team with a 14-game hitting streak … batted .317 with a team-high 54 runs scored, 11 doubles, six triples, four home runs, 27 RBI, 35 stolen bases and 38 walks … collected three hits, two runs, three RBI, a double and stolen base at WKU series (3/8-9) … went 3-for-4 with a career-high three hits and four runs scored and a home run vs. Evansville (3/15) … batted .364 with three runs scored, a home run, two RBI and a stolen base in MSU series (3/20-22) … hit .462 with six runs, one RBI, two doubles, two triples, two walks and six stolen bases in Penn State series sweep … had a walk-off double down the right field line vs Penn State (4/5) … went 5-for-11 in series vs. UNLV (4/10-4/12) … 2-for-4 with a RBI in win 2-0 win over No. 4 Louisville (4/14) … posted a career-high four stolen bases, walked once and scored two runs in game one of a double-header at Northwestern (4/26) … went 3-for-5 with three runs scored, three RBI, double, home run and two walks at Miami (5/5) … batted .385 (5-for-13) with a double, triple, two RBI, two walks, two stolen bases and four runs scored vs. Maryland (5/8-5/10) … went 4-for-10 with two runs scored, double, RBI, four walks and three stolen bases at IU (5/14-15) … tied for second in the Big Ten in walks (38), third in triples (6), fifth in runs scored (54), eighth in on-base percentage (.431) and 12th in slugging (.493) … did not commit an error in 137 chances with 132 putouts and a team-best five assists … 17 multi-hit games and six multi-RBI contests … ended the year on a 32-game reached base streak.

2014 (Freshman Season): Played in 49 games, including 33 starts in center field for the Buckeyes as a true freshman ... batted .235 with 18 runs scored, six doubles, two triples, two home runs, 22 RBI and four stolen bases ... went 3-for-7 with a triple, an RBI and a run scored at No. 9 Oregon (3/7-9) ... 2-for-5 with a home run (first career), four RBI and a run scored in Michigan State series (3/21-23) ... 2-for-4 with a RBI, triple and a stolen base vs. Penn State (4/13) ... 2-for-5 with a pair of doubles, four RBI and a run scored vs. Cincinnati (5/13) .... six multi-hit games.

Mt. Vernon H.S.: Troy is a four-year letterwinner and three-time all-conference selection who garnered first team all-state honors as a senior and honorable mention all-state honors as a junior ... hit .460 with two home runs, 19 stolen bases and 16 runs scored as a junior after batting .516 with eight home runs and 28 stolen bases as a sophomore.

Personal: Troy is the son of Jeff and Jenny Montgomery ... has one sister, Lauren.

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