Adams extends hit stream to a career-long nine games
AS A FRESHMAN (2014)
Played in 39 games, making 37 starts, including 18 at third, 10 at short and nine as the designated hitter ... tied for second on the team with five sacrifice hits ... recorded a .223 batting average with 29 hits, 13 runs, three doubles, 12 RBIs and 16 walks ... also tallied four multiple-hit games ... recorded a career-long, 10-game hit streak - the third longest of the season for the Eagles - from April 25 to May 15, tallying one hit in each game and notched a hit in 12 of the final 14 games of the season ... recorded 68 assists on the year, good for third on the team ... turned six double plays ... drove in a career-high two runs in a 1-for-2 performance, notching a double and a walk in the 4-3, six-inning win at Rhode Island (4/29) ... stole first career base in the first game of the double header, going 1-for-3 with an RBI in the 7-2, eight-inning win ... tied a team-high by drawing three walks at Harvard (4/9) ... started career with hits in first six games played, including going 2-for-4 against Villanova (3/1) and Central Michigan (2/28) and 2-for-3 at Stetson (2/23) ... recorded first career double against CMU ... notched first career hit, run and RBI in first career start in the 7-3 victory against Nevada (2/15).
Four-year varsity letter winner at Walpole ... helped the Rebels to two Bay State League Championships ... three-time First-Team Bay State League All-Star ... named a captain as a senior ... earned first-team all-state honors and Rawlings Northeast All-Regional Second-Team accolades in 2013 ... earned Walpole's Outstanding Male Athlete of the Year ... made USA Baseball NTIS North Atlantic Team roster in 2011 ... also a four-year varsity letter winner in basketball and a two-time captain ... Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Student Ambassador as a junior and senior ... four-year honor roll student.
Enrolled as a communication major in the College of Arts and Sciences ... Johnny is one of Jay and Linda Adams' four children ... father played baseball at Boston College for four years under head coach Eddie Pellagrini and captained the 1987 team ... member of the Little League World Series team that advanced to Williamsport in 2007 ... recipient of the Edward C. Pellagrini Scholarship Fund.