K.J. Hockaday
K.J. Hockaday

Player Profile

Joppa, Md.

High School:
John Carroll

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 222




Drossner, Timely Hitting Key Terps Win

Drossner holds Liberty to one earned run in 4-2 victory


Behind Stinnett, Terps Win Finale Over Miami

Stinnett racks up six strikeouts over seven innings allowing one run


#1 Tar Heels Too Much for Terps

Cleary and Cuas drive in two runs apiece


Stinnett Stars in Terps Win Over Rider

Stinnett holds Rider to two hits over his final six innings


Terps Welcome Rider on Wednesday

Maryland and Rider are set for a 4 p.m. first pitch


032313 Baseball

Maryland v Wake Forest


030312 Baseball

Maryland v Manhattan

As a Freshman (2012): Started all 56 games at either third base or designated hitter ... was second on the team in hits (62), RBI (27), Runs (35) and total bases (82) ... ranked third on the team in batting average (.305) and slugging percentage (.404) ... was second on the team with 17 multi-hit games ... picked up his first collegiate hit on 2/18 at UCLA and finished the series 4-for-11 with three runs ... went 4-for-13 with three runs in two RBIs in the Manhattan series (3/2-4) ... in his first conference series, went 5-for-12 with three runs against Wake Forest (3/9-11) ... went 5-for-10 with two RBI, two runs and two doubles against North Carolina (3/16-18) ... had the first three-hit game of his career at Boston College-1 (3/30), finishing 3-for-4 with a season-high three RBI and his first home run in the first game of a doubleheader ... hit safely in 11 of 12 games from 3/31 to 4/20 ... went 1-for-4 with a home run against Duke 4/15) ... had three-hit games at Towson (4/24) and at Virginia Tech (4/27) ... had a seven-game hitting streak from 5/5 at Florida State to 5/19 vs. Virginia, including five RBI and five runs scored.

At John Carroll: Named first team All-State and All-County as a senior ... named Brooks Robinson All-Star ... preseason All-State coaches' pick ... hit 10 home runs and batted .642 as a senior ... broke Mark Teixeira's MIAA career home run record with 30 ... drafted in the 14th round by the Baltimore Orioles ... 2011 Cal Ripken League All-Star.

Personal: Kevin Darnell Hockaday Jr. ... son of Kevin and Tina Hockaday ... has two sisters, Alyssa and Karizma ... favorite sports hero is Jackie Robinson ... majoring in kinesiology.

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