Ronnie Calvird
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Ronnie Calvird

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Farmington, Mo.

High School:
Park Hills Central

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Position:
2B/SS

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
R/R

2008: Appeared in 51 games, all starts at second base ... posted 15 multiple-hit games and six multiple-RBI games ... had 12 RBI with two-outs ...recorded a hit in his first collegiate game at Tennesee Tech (2/22) ... hit his first-career double and recorded two RBI in the second game at Tennessee Tech (2/23) ... collected three hits and two RBI against Indiana (2/29) ... recorded back-to-back two RBI games against Indiana (2/29) and Valparaiso (3/1) ... posted a five-game hitting streak (2/29-3/8) ... collected three hits and laid down the game-winning sacrifice squeeze bunt in extra innings at Bethune-Cookman (3/8) ... went 2-for-4 with a triple, two runs scored and two RBI at Saint Louis (3/25) ... tallied a career-high two doubles to go along with two RBI against Eastern Illinois (3/26) ... posted two hits at Iowa (4/2) ... tallied two hits and two RBI at Evansville (4/6) ... recorded two-hits, including his first-career home run, against Northern Iowa (4/12) ... tallied a career-high four hits against Saint Louis (4/30) ... had two-hit outings against Southern Illinois (5/10), at Western Michigan (5/13) and Indiana State (5/16).

Park Hills Central HS: Four-year letterwinner in baseball, leading his team to the conference championship during his senior season ... was a four-time all-conference and all-district honoree, as well as a two-time first-team all-state selection ... also garnered first-team academic all-state honors ... graduated salulatorian of his high school class ... batted .549 with four home runs, 15 doubles and three triples senior year ... hit .496 with 16 doubles, three triples and two home runs during his junior campaign ... was also a three-year varsity letterwinner in football ... garnered first-team all-conference recognition twice as a quarterback and defensive back ... broke the school's career passing record with 14 touchdowns and 1,525 yards through the air ... was also a two-time all-district selection in football.

Personal: Born 8-25-88 in Farmington, Mo. ... son of Ronnie and Linda Calvird ...has two brothers, Ryan and Riley ... his father played baseball at Mineral Area College, and his uncle, Brad Blunt, played professionally for the St. Louis Cardinals organization ... major: management.