8 - K.J. Parent
K.J. Parent
Height: 5-10
Weight: 185
Year: So.
Hometown: Knoxville, Tenn.
High School: Web School
Position: P/OF
Major: Biology
Bats/Throws: R/R

2013: Took over the starting job at third base over the last half of the season … hit .254 with one home run and 10 RBI … five multi-hit games … went 2-for-4 in back-to-back games against Coast Guard (4/13-14) … drove in a pair of runs against Babson (4/27) … 2-for-4 against Wheaton (4/27), with two runs and an RBI … drove in a pair against Suffolk (5/6) … 2-for-4 with a run against Daniel Webster (5/16) at the NCAA Tournament … also pitched in six games with five starts … gave up just one run in six innings against Bard (3/24), striking out five to pick up the win … gave up one earned run in four innings at Johnson & Wales (3/30) … matched his season best with five strikeouts at WPI (4/6) … finished with a 2-1 record with a 5.11 ERA.

2012: Played in 20 games in the infield and pitched in 10 games as a freshman ... had a 3.72 ERA and a 4-1 record ... had a 2-3 game against Babson (3/24) ... went 2-2 with an RBI against WPI (4/21) ... finished the year with a .323 batting average... had 10 hits in 31 at-bats driving in two runs ... started six games on the mound ... went six strong innings against Curry (3/28) striking out three giving up just one run.

Off The Diamond at MIT: Majoring in biology.

High School: A 2011 graduate of the Webb School of Knoxville ... three-time letterwinner ... all-state and all-division selection ... helped his team to a state championship in 2010 ... team captain ... National Honor Society.