Nathan Stanford
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    Nathan Stanford

    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    Memphis, TN

    High School:
    Harding Academic

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 170

    Position:
    RHP

    Bats/Throws:
    R/R

    HIGH SCHOOL (Harding Academy):Lettered four years in baseball and two in basketball...Rawlings/Perfect Game 2013 Southeast Region Preseason All-American Honorable Mention...17th ranked RHP from Tennessee according to Perfect Game...all-state, all-district, all-region, all-region tournament, MVP, All-Shelby Metro and Harding Academy Pitcher of the Year as a junior and senior...7-1 record with 0.93 ERA to go with 72 strikeouts and just three walks in 52.2 innings pitched as a senior...1.29 ERA and 78 strikeouts as a junior...high school baseball coach was Al Stevens...played summer ball for the Memphis Tigers, coached by Ricky Echols...National Honor Society member and honor graduate.

    PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 30...son of Charles and Tracy Stanford...has an older brother...favorite food is bacon wrapped chicken...favorite book is Frankenstein...favorite TV show is SportsCenter...favorite movie is the Shawshank Redemption...credits his father as having the biggest influence on his sports career...the most noteworthy thing about his hometown is that was the home of Elvis Presley and his house, Graceland...enjoys golfing, fishing and any sports when away from baseball...favorite non-traditional sport to watch is Olympic swimming.

    Why I came to the Academy: "To receive an outstanding education and become a U.S. Air Force officer."

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