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14   Jason Twomley
Jason Twomley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fitchburg, Mass.

High School:
Fitchburg H.S.

Weight:
215

Position:
OF

B/T:
Left/Left


Right field taken in the 24th Round as the 738th overall pick by the Boston Red Sox.

AS A SENIOR IN 2005: Game-By-Game Statistics
University of Massachusetts outfielder Jason Twomley became the second Minuteman in 2005 to be taken in the MLB draft ... Twomley was selected in the 24th Round, No. 738 overall, by the Boston Red Sox ... His teammate, Matt Torra, was taken No. 31 overall yesterday ... Twomley was named to the Atlantic 10 First Team for the first time in 2005 ... This season, the Fitchburg, Mass. native was in the top-five of numerous A-10 statistical categories, including slugging%, home runs, walks, runs scored and on base% ... He led the Minutemen in runs (46), triples (1), home runs (16), total bases (98), slugging% (.700), walks (34) and on base% (.467) ... He was a one-time A-10 Player of the Week and UMass/Dinn Bros. Athlete of the Week.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2004: Game-By-Game Statistics
Played in and started 44 games for the Minutemen...hit .295 on the year with two home runs...was second on the team in doubles with seven, third in total bases with 60, third in runs scored with 31 and first in walks drawn with 23...was 4-5 with three runs scored two stolen bases and an RBI as he lead the Minutemen to a 15-3 win over Wright State..hit a triple drove in two runs and scored two of his own against Wisconsin-Milwaukee (3/19)...was 2-5 with a run scored and an RBI against Sacred Heart(3/30)...drove in two runs and scored four more to lead the Minutemen to a 17-6 win over St. Joseph's(4/18)...had three hits and scored two runs in a 13-5 win over Central Connecticut State...reached base in 33 of 44 game.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2003: Game-By-Game Statistics
Hit .319 on the year with 21 RBI and a team-high 11 stolen bases ... Went 4-for-9 with two RBI in the three-game set with St. Joseph's ... Hit a two-run homer in the eighth to break 7-7 tie in victory over Vermont ... Was 3-for-7 with a triple and three RBI in the Temple series ... Went 3-for-5 with a triple and an RBI in win at Holy Cross ... Was 3-for-3 with an RBI in opening game of the La Salle series ... Went 2-for-4 with three RBI in victory over Hartford ... Was four for nine with a double in season-opening series at Alabama.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2002: Game-By-Game Statistics
Played in 18 games with nine starts in the outfield ... Had a two-run homer in the victory at Sacred Heart ... Delivered an RBI single and scored a run against Illinois ... Hit a solo home run against Harvard in the Beanpot at Fenway Park ... Also appeared in two games on the mound, going 0-1 with a 15.00 ERA.

BEFORE UMASS: Four-year letterwinner at Fitchburg H.S. for head coach Rich Vacarelo ... Led lead team to 17-3 record and Mid-Wachusett "A" Conference title ... Two-time selection to Worcester Telegram and Gazette All-Star team ... Named Mid-Wachusett "A" All-Star three times ... Played in Massachusetts-Connecticut All-Star Game after senior year ... Also a four-year letterwinner in both football and basketball ... Led football team to a 36-8 record over four seasons ... Member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Born September 20, 1982, in Leominster, Mass. ... Son of Alan Twomley and Catherine Faiola ... Majoring in Sport Management.

Twomley's Career Statistics
Year       Avg  GP-GS    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   TB  SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB%  SF  SH  SB-ATT   PO   A   E  FLD%
2002....  .094  19-9     32    5    3   0   0   2    4    9  .281   3   1  11   0  .194   0   1   0-1     20   3   2  .920
2003....  .319  41-37   116   22   37   3   3   2   21   52  .448  17   4  40   0  .420   1   1  11-17    78   1   5  .940
2004....  .295  44-44   139   31   41   7   3   2   14   60  .432  23   4  43   0  .407   1   5  11-14    66   4   1  .986
2005....  .314  41-41   140   46   44   4   1  16   32   98  .700  34   6  31   1  .467   0   1  13-15    93   4   4  .960
TOTAL...  .293 145-131  427  104  125  14   7  22   71  219  .513  77  15 125   1  .417   2   8  35-47   257  12  12  .957

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    Sunday, Apr 20
    at George Washington 12:00 PM
    Monday, Apr 21
    vs Harvard TBA gametracker
    Tuesday, Apr 22
    vs Connecticut 3:00 PM gametracker
    Friday, Apr 25
    at Fordham 3:30 PM
    Saturday, Apr 26
    at Fordham 7:00 PM
    Sunday, Apr 27
    at Fordham 1:00 PM
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