Adam Blankenship
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    Adam Blankenship

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Houston, TX

    High School:
    Clements

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 210

    Position:
    OF

    Notable/Freshman (2013): Did not play baseball as a freshman...played running back for the USAFA junior varsity football team...did not appear in any varsity games.

    HIGH SCHOOL (Clements): Lettered two years in football...Texas District 23-5A Zone B first-team all-district fullback...played baseball as a freshman and sophomore...high school baseball coach was Israel De Los Santos...played summer ball for the South Texas Sliders, coached by Ray Hammond.

    PERSONAL: Son of Perry and Margaret Blankenship...has an older brother...nickname is Blank...attended the USAFA Prep School in 2011-12 and played on the football team...wants to fly jets upon graduation...favorite food is sea food...favorite book is The Night Angel...favorite TV show is BMS...favorite movie is The Lord of the Rings...person in history he'd most like to meet is Gen. Robert E. Lee...something not many people know about him is that he's a real nerd and can dance...credits his deceased summer ball coach Ray Hammond, as having the biggest influence on his sports career...favorite non-traditional sporting event to watch on TV is UFC.

    Why I came to the Academy: "To serve my nation."

    Inside Baseball