20 Eric Furphy
20 Eric Furphy
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Suwanee, Ga.
High School: Lambert
Previous College: Wake Tech CC
Position: INF
Major: Biology

Awards/Honors

  • 2017-18 D2ADA Academic Achievement Award
  • 2017-18 PBC Gold Scholar
  • First career hit: 2/2/18 vs. Paine

At Georgia College

  • Major: Biology

Prior College

  • Played for Division I Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Ga. for fall 2016
  • 2016 Sunbelt Conference Commissioners List
  • Wake Tech Community College in Raleigh, N.C.
  • 2017- hit .364 with 8 HR, 41 RBI, 42 runs
  • Head coach Eric Sibrizzi
  • 2nd Team All-Region NJCAA Region 10

High School

  • Lambert High 
  • Head coach Jamie Corr
  • Two-time All-Region 6-6A
  • Three-time All-Forsyth County
  • Member of 2014 6A State Champions
  • Member of USA Today/Collegiate Baseball News National Champions
  • Played club ball for Georgia Roadrunners and head coach Paul Byrd

Personal

  • Born: Dec. 3
  • Son of: Scott and Renee Furphy
  • Favorite Athlete: Ken Griffey Jr. 
  • Favorite Song: You'll be in my Heart - Phil Collins
  • Favorite Movie: Moana
  • Favorite TV show: How I Met Your Mother
  • Why Georgia College?: Good academic school
  • Biggest sports thrill: winning a State Championship in high school
  • Scares you the most: the fact that we're either alone in the universe or we aren't
  • Pregame Ritual: I have to listen to the same 3 songs before every game
  • Motto to Live By: "Someday I'll be a beautiful butterfly adn then everything will be better." -A Bug's Life

 

YEAR GP AVG AB R H HR RBI SB-ATT
2018 18 .192 26 5 5 0 3 0-0