14 - Dustin Brooks
Dustin Brooks
Height: 6-0
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Rantoul, Ill.
High School: Rantoul Township
Position: C/OF
Career: Hit .297 in 131 games...Finished his Cougar career 42nd on the all-time hit list with 127. 2010: Hit a career-best five home runs and drove in a career-high 32 runs during the year...Led the regulars with a .342 batting average, also a career-high....Picked up his 100th hit in a Cougars uniform April 10 in the second game of a double-header against UT Martin...Appeared in 44 games for the Cougars, starting 40 of them...Named ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-District V First Team as an outfielder. 2009: Finished the season with 44 total hits ... Connected for four runs, four hits and five RBIs in victory against Long Island ... Homered in a 12-3 rout over Saint Louis ... Also homered in 7-6 loss at Illinois ... Started 24 games as a catcher and 19 more as an outfielder. 2008: Appeared in 15 contests, making 12 starts ... Recorded 12 hits and eight runs. 2007: Notched five multi-hit games ... Played 25 games, starting 11 ... Recorded 11 runs and 16 hits ... Named All-American Scholar and Chi Alpha Sigma Honor Society Member. High School: A two-time All-Conference first team selection at Rantoul High School by the Champaign News-Gazette ... Two-time team Most Valuable Player ... Also an honorable mention All-Conference selection in football and basketball ... Named Illinois Scholar ... Highest Honor Roll for eight semesters. Major: Exercise and Wellness.
Year       Avg   GP-GS     AB    R    H   2B   3B   HR  RBI   BB   SO   SB-ATT
2007....  .291   25-11     55   11   16    1    1    0    6    3    5    1-2
2008....  .293   15-12     41    8   12    1    0    0    2    3    7    2-2
2009....  .259   47-44    170   24   44    8    0    3   25   12   13    2-2
2010....  .342   44-40    161   27   55   15    1    5   32    6   21    4-5
TOTAL...  .297  131-107   427   70  127   25    2    8   65   24   46    9-11