Ht.: 6-0 Wt.: 195 Hometown: Conover,NC
Previous School: Bunker Hill
2012: Named to both the South Atlantic Conference and Southeast Region All-Tournament teams ... hit .350 during the region tournament and had four RBI in three SAC Tournament games ... went 4-for-13 (.308) with a RBI during the College World Series ... saw action at both first base and third base during the season, starting 55 of his 59 games ... turned in solid year with .317 average, 10 doubles and 32 RBI ... went 3-for-4 with a homer in the Anderson series opener ... had three hits and a RBI in upset of #1 St. Mary’s (TX) at World Series ... had seven RBI stretch over three game span in mid-March with three against Brevard and Barton ... scored four runs in win over Newberry at SAC Tourney ... had walk-off RBI single in March 4 win over Newberry ...
2011: Made four starts and played in 15 varsity games as a freshman ... tripled and scored a run in 6-5 win over Belmont Abbey on March 23 ... also collected a hit and scored a run in wins over Brevard and Mount Olive ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year starter at Bunker Hill High School ... batted .414 as a senior and was named conference Player of the Year ... added three homers and 26 RBI ... set Bunker Hill record with 93 career runs ... helped Bears to a conference title and three playoff appearances ... was class valedictorian and named most outstanding male athlete ...
PERSONAL: Born Cameron Michael Beard on July 16, 1992 in Hickory, NC ... son of Michael and Barbara Beard ... mathematics major with an outstanding 3.72 GPA.