Adam Groesbeck
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Adam  Groesbeck

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Turlock, CA

High School:
Turlock

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 175

Position:
OF/IF

Bats/Throws:
R/R

- 2015 Mountain West All-Conference (second team outfielder)
- 2015 College Sports Madness All-MW (first team outfielder)
- 2015 Team MVP

Sophomore (2015):
- Team MVP and All-Mountain West Second Team Outfielder
- Led Mountain West with 25 doubles and 21 stolen bases.
- 25 doubles is second most in a season at Air Force.
- Started all 52 games in centerfield, batting .338 with 75 hits, 47 runs, five home runs and 27 RBIs.
- Ranked on MW Top 10 in six offensive categories.
(Slugging - 9th/.527)
(Runs - 10th/47)
(Hits - 6th/75)
(Doubles - 1st/25)
(Total Bases - 7th/117)
(Stolen Bases - 1st/21)
- Led Air Force in seven offensive categories.
- Also led team with 21 multi-hit games and team-best 14 game hitting streak.
- Stole three bases in a game against Utah Valley.
- Had three games with three doubles.

Freshman (2014):

- Played in 38 games, making 24 starts at second.
- Ranked third on the team with 80 assists.
- Fielded .944.
- Had 12 hits and scored nine runs.
- Team-leading six sac bunts tied for the third-most in school history by a freshman.
- Had one double and hit a home run against Northern Colorado.
- Scored two runs and was hit by two pitches in debut against Washington.
- Went 2-for-4 with two runs and the homer against Northern Colorado.
- Also had two hits against Fresno State.
- Had seven assists against UNLV.

HIGH SCHOOL (Turlock):Lettered two years in baseball...2013 Under Armour Preseason All-American...2012 Perfect Game Preseason All-American Honorable Mention...First-Team All-Central California Conference third baseman as a senior...helped lead Turlock to CCC Championship with 28-3 record, including school-record 26 wins in a row...runner-up in CIF Sac-Joaquin South Division...led team in batting (.392), hits (38), RBIs (30), runs (29), home runs (4) and triples (3) as a senior...homered twice, tripled and drove in eight runs in a game...Stanislaus County All-Star games participant...two-time all-academic...California Scholarship Federation life member...high school baseball coach was Mark De la Motte...played summer ball for Rawlings, coached by Tim Thiessen...also ran cross country as a freshman and sophomore, qualifying for CIF Sac-Joaquin Sub-Sections...played competitive soccer until 2008, getting selected to NorCal Premier ODP program.

PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 8...son of Neal and Kim Groesbeck...has an older sister...favorite food is steak...favorite book is Into the Wild...favorite TV show is Big Bang Theory...favorite movie is The Fast and Furious...person in history he'd most like to meet is Jackie Robinson...something not many people know about him is that he likes to have a good time while getting what he needs to be done...credits his dad as having the biggest influence on his sports career...most noteworthy thing about his hometown is that it's small and that San Francisco 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick is from there...enjoys being active and watching sports and movies when way from baseball...favorite non-traditional sporting event to watch on TV is Beach Volleyball.

Why I came to the Academy: "I didn't want to be average. It was a challenge and everything it offered was better than any other normal university."

Groesbeck Career Stats

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%
2014 (Fr.) .148 38-24 81 9 12 1 0 1 5 16 .198 5 2 14 4 .216 0 6 1-3 38 80 7 .944
2015 (So.) .338 52-52 222 47 75 25 1 5 27 117 .527 17 5 43 2 .398 0 2 21-26 80 5 4 .955
Career .287 90-76 303 56 87 26 1 6 32 133 .439 22 7 57 6 .349 0 8 22-29 118 85 11 .949
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