Georgia Tech baseball wrapped up its 2017 White vs. Gold World Series with the White Team winning on Friday to take the 2-1 series win
Georgia Tech baseball’s 2017 White vs. Gold World Series is now tied at 1-1
Georgia Tech baseball will close out the 2017 regular season with four games at home next week
Georgia Tech baseball will return to action against Duke tomorrow at 1 p.m.
Georgia Tech baseball will look to even the series tomorrow afternoon at 1 p.m.
2017 (Freshman): Played in 47 games, making 45 starts as a true freshman … Saw time in left field as well as a designated hitter … Played a majority of the season with a broken bone in his hand … Hit .267 with two home runs, a triple and eight doubles … Amassed 44 hits on the year … Drove in 24 RBIs and scored 19 runs … Also recorded seven sacrifice bunts, five sacrifice flies and three stolen bases … Picked up four outfield assists from left field on the season … Recorded 13 multi-hit games and six multi-RBI games, both of which were tied for fifth on the team … Also registered a season-high six-game hitting streak on the season … Made his first career start and picked up his first career hit in the season-opener versus BYU (Feb. 17) … Hit safely in each of the first six games of his career at Tech … Went 2-for-3 with two runs scored in the win over Marshall (Feb. 18) and 2-for-4 with a run in the home win against Western Michigan (Feb. 19) on opening weekend … Picked up a double in the road win at Georgia Southern (Feb. 21) … Was a combined 3-for-8 with a home run, a walk, five RBIs and three runs scored in the three-game series with Youngstown State (Feb. 24-26) … Went 4-for-13 with a double, a hit by pitch, an RBI and two runs scored in the series win over Belmont (Mar. 3-5) … Was 2-for-3 with a home run, a double, three RBIs and two runs scored in the series finale at Miami (Mar. 12) … Went 1-for-4 with a double and an RBI in the 2-0 win over No. 12 Oklahoma (Mar .14) … Was 1-for-3 with a double, a walk and two RBIs in the series finale at Wake Forest (Mar. 26) … Went 2-for-5 at the plate with a double, an RBI and a run scored in the road win at Mercer (Mar. 28) … Was a combined 3-for-9 with a walk and three RBIs in the three-game ACC road series at Notre Dame (April 7-9) … Was a perfect 2-for-2 with a sacrifice bunt and an RBI sacrifice fly in the third game of the three-game series against No. 2 Louisville (April 15) … Went 2-for-4 with a run scored and a stolen base in the home win over Mercer (April 18) and 2-for-4 with a double and a walk in the road win at Virginia Tech (April 21) … Went a combined 4-for-9 with three RBIs and two runs scored in the series sweep of Pittsburgh (May 6-8) … Was 4-for-11 overall with a triple, a double, two RBIs and three runs scored in the road series at Duke (May 12-14).
Before Tech: Four-year letter award winner at Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy under coaches Larry Redwine, Jeff Keith and Cody Leichman … Was a two-time team captain … Ranked by Perfect Game as the No. 1 outfielder in the Class of 2016 for the state of Ohio … A 2016 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American selection … A 2016 Perfect Game Central All-Region Second-Team honoree … A 2015 Perfect Game Underclass Third Team All-American and a 2014 Underclass Honorable Mention All-American … An Under Armour Preseason All-American selection in 2016 … A PBR First Team All-State selection and the PBR Player of the Year … Tabbed the conference player of the year and was named to the first team all-conference team his senior season … Named to the all-city first team in 2016 and the all-region first team … Was also tabbed the SWOBCA Player of the Year … Led his high school team to four straight conference championships and four straight district team championships from 2013 to 2016 … Also guided his team to a regional championship and a state championship runner-up finish as a sophomore in 2014 … Played in the East-West All-Star Game … Holds the career high school record at Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy in RBIs, triples and career games played at the varsity level … He is also tied for the academy’s career home run record … Also lettered for two years on the football team … Played summer baseball for the Midland Redskins … Was a member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Full name is Chase Raymond Murray … Born on June 3, 1998 in Cincinnati, Ohio … Son of Les and Angie Murray … Has an older brother named Cameron who played baseball at Alderson Broaddus University in West Virginia and is now at Youngstown State University … Father, Les, played football in college … Started playing baseball at the age of three … Chose Tech because of the baseball program, its prestigious academics and the coaching staff … Intends to major in business administration.