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#6 Ryan Peurifoy

Ryan Peurifoy - Baseball - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
Height 6-2
Weight 198
Hometown Peachtree City, Ga.
Last School Starr's Mill
Year Senior
Height / Weight 6-2 / 196
Ryan Peurifoy - Baseball - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

2016-17 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2014 NCAA Oxford All-Regional Team

MLB Draft: Drafted in the 38th round by the Pittsburgh Pirates (1138th overall) in 2017

Career: Played in 209 games for the Jackets, starting 178 contests in the outfield … Hit .282 with 12 home runs, five triples and 33 doubles … Totaled 181 hits, 86 RBIs and 90 runs scored … Posted a .405 slugging percentage and a .337 on-base percentage … Also stole eight bases … Registered 43 multi-hit games and 18 multi-RBI games overall … Recorded 19 career outfield assists which ranks second all-time among outfielders in Georgia Tech history.

2017 (Senior): Played in all 55 games on the season, making 54 starts in the outfield … Missed one start due to participating in his graduation ceremony … Hit .295 overall on the season with seven home runs, one triple and 11 doubles … Totaled 59 hits, which was fourth on the team … Drove in 33 RBIs and scored 31 runs on the season … Recorded a .465 slugging percentage and a .366 on-base percentage for year … Picked up three stolen bases … Had four outfield assists for the season … Recorded 13 multi-hit games and six multi-RBI games, both tied for fifth on the team … Hit .296 with five home runs and eight doubles, and led the Jackets with 22 RBIs in ACC play … Posted a career-high and team-best 18-game hitting streak on the season … Also posted a career-long on-base streak of 23 games on the year … Opened up the season with a six-game hitting streak, including hitting a solo home run in the season-opening over BYU (Feb. 17) … Went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a double in the road win at Georgia Southern (Feb. 21) … Was 1-for-2 with a double, a walk and two runs scored in the win over Youngstown State (Feb. 24) and 2-for-3 with a triple, an RBI and three runs scored versus the Penguins (Feb. 25) … Went 1-for-3 with a double and a run scored in the win over Belmont (Mar. 4) … Was 2-for-4 with a home run, a double, two RBIs and a run scored in the series finale loss at Miami (Mar. 12) … Drove in two RBIs in the series-opener versus No. 9 North Carolina (Mar. 17) … Was 1-for-2 with a double, two walks, a hit by pitch and a run scored in the extra-inning win over the No. 9 Tar Heels (Mar. 18) … Went a combined 2-for-8 with a home run, a double, three walks, two RBIs and two runs scored in the first two games of the three-game series at Wake Forest (Mar. 24 & 25) … Was a combined 4-for-10 with a home run, a walk, four RBIs and two runs scored in the three-game series versus No. 5 Clemson … Went 1-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs in the win over the No. 5 Tigers (April 1) … Was 3-for-4 in Tech’s road win at No. 7 Auburn (April 4) … Was 3-for-3 with an RBI and a stolen base in game two versus No. 2 Louisville (April 14), which started his 18-game hitting streak … Was 1-for-4 at the plate with a double, two RBIs and a run scored in the win over Mercer (April 18) … Posted two hits (2-for-3) with a run scored in the win at Virginia Tech (April 22) … Was 2-for-4 with a home run, an RBI and two runs scored in the home contest versus Georgia (April 25) … Also had a solo home run in Tech’s 3-0 shutout win at UIC (April 28) … Went 4-for-11 at the plate with a double, a walk, two RBIs and two runs scored in the sweep of Pittsburgh (May 6-8) … Went 3-for-4 with two doubles, three RBIs and two runs scored versus UGA at SunTrust Park (May 9) … Was a combined 5-for-12 with a home run, two doubles, a walk, four RBIs and two runs scored in the road series at Duke (May 12-14) … Hit what proved to be the game-winning two-run home run in the top of the ninth in the Jackets’ 5-3 road win at Duke (May 14) … Went 2-for-4 with a walk and an RBI in the home win over Georgia Southern (May 16) … Went a combined 2-for-7 with five walks, an RBI and two runs scored in the three-game home series with No. 8 Virginia (May 18-20) … Drafted in the 38th round by the Pittsburgh Pirates (1138th overall).

2016 (Junior): Played in 61 games, making 54 starts in the outfield (51 in center) … Batted .237 with 10 doubles, three home runs and 24 RBIs … Hit .326 in 26 ACC starts with eight doubles, two homers and 18 RBIs … Ranked second on the team behind Matt Gonzalez with six outfield assists, including four in ACC play … Opened the season with back-to-back multi-hit games against Purdue (Feb. 19) and Western Michigan (Feb. 20) … Strung together an eight-game hitting streak from March 12-24 … Was 3-for-7 with a double and four RBIs in final two games of the Duke series … Recorded an RBI in seven straight games from April 2-12 … Hit a solo home run in the ninth inning in a home loss to Georgia on April 12 … Tied career high with three hits twice against Clemson, going 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI on April 23 and 3-for-4 with a double and two RBIs on April 24 … Hit a two-run home run at Virginia on May 15 … Third home run of the season came in the home finale in game two of a doubleheader vs. Boston College on May 21 … Went 3-for-5 with a homer and two RBIs vs. the Eagles on May 21 … Was 2-for-4 with a run scored and a double in the NCAA Regional elimination game vs. UConn on June 5.

2015 (Sophomore): Saw action in 43 games, made 26 starts and finished as Tech’s offensive leader with a career-best .324 average … Recorded five doubles, a triple and his first two career home runs … Highlighted his season with his first career walk-off hit — an RBI single in the 10th inning as Tech rallied to beat Clemson 5-4 and clinch the series from the Tigers … Pinch ran for Daniel Gooden in the ninth inning and scored the game-tying run on Arden Pabst’s three-run walk-off home run against Albany on Feb. 22 … Recorded his first career multi-RBI game by bringing home two runs against Indiana State on Feb. 28 in the 15-2 victory … Was instrumental in the come-from-behind 6-5 victory against North Carolina with a career-high three RBIs, including an eighth inning triple and scored the tying run in the eighth on Daniel Spingola’s ground-rule double … Made two starts in place of Kel Johnson in the weekend series at No. 7 Louisville and delivered a season-best three hits and scored a run in the series finale on March 29 … Registered five hits in nine trips in the series victory over No. 15 Virginia — matched a career-high on Saturday with three RBIs and a season-high three hits … Hit safely in all three games of the Clemson series, including a two-hit performance on Saturday and the walk-off single on Sunday … Torched Presbyterian pitching going 7-for-11 with two doubles and his first career home run … Tallied four total hits in Tech’s doubleheader sweep of PC on May 2 … Drilled his first career home run in a 3-for-4 performance on May 3 to give him three straight multi-hit games … Hammered his second career home run against Mercer in Tech’s 9-7 come-from-behind win on May 6 … Finished the Mercer game 2-for-5 and extended his hitting streak to seven straight games … Went 3-for-10 in Tech’s series win over Pittsburgh.

2014 (Freshman): Played 50 games as a Georgia Tech rookie and made 44 starts in the outfield … Hit .296 for the season with seven doubles, three triples and 11 RBIs … Logged seven outfield assists, which ranked second on the team behind Matt Gonzalez’s nine as the Yellow Jackets ranked among the national leaders in outfield assists … Was Tech’s opening-day starter in right field … Had a huge series versus UNCG by starting all three games in right field and going 6-for-10 with a double, triple, three RBIs and two stolen bases — that included a three-hit effort on Feb. 23 … Ripped an RBI double to the gap in left versus Kennesaw State on Feb. 25 that allowed the Jackets to rally for the tie in the 11th, before falling in the 12th … Had three hits, including a double, and two RBIs in the Bowling Green series sweep … Recorded his first outfield assist by doubling off a runner at first base at Georgia on March 4 … Was 2-for-2 and scored in the 7-5 win over Western Carolina on March 11 … Set a career high with a two-RBI effort versus No. 22 Miami on March 14 … Came up with a clutch, pinch-hit, game-tying single as Tech rallied from 4-0 down to beat Duke, 7-4, on April 4 … Had a hit in Tech’s 5-1 win on April 5 … Had two hits and his RBI single in the second inning gave Tech the lead in a 12-1 win over Savannah State on April 9 — his first career game-winning RBI … Recorded his second career triple in Tech’s 4-1 win over Georgia on April 15 and also drew a bases-loaded walk in the first inning that made it 3-0 … Matched his career highs of hits (three) and runs (two) in a 9-6 win over North Florida on May 6 … Doubled and recorded his fifth outfield assist (second against Georgia) at Turner Field on May 13 by gunning Skyler Weber for the final out of the seventh inning trying to stretch a single to a double … Had one hit in each game of the USF series to extend his hitting streak to six games … Hit .353 at the ACC tournament, which included a career-best 4-for-4 effort in the win over No. 16 Miami and scored a career-best three runs versus the Hurricanes … Was named to the NCAA Oxford All-Regional Team after going 4-for-9 (.444) in Tech’s three games with a triple, a walk, a run and his seventh outfield assist.

Before Tech: Four-year letterwinner at Starr’s Mill High School under head coach Brent Moseley … Named the team Offensive MVP in 2011 and 2013 … Graduated as the school record-holder for most career hits, career RBIs, single-season hits, single-season doubles, and single-season triples.

Personal: Full name is Christopher Ryan Peurifoy, but goes by Ryan … Born March 26, 1995 in Atlanta, Ga. … Son of George and Stacey Peurifoy … Has two older sisters, Paige and Lindey, and a younger brother, Drew … Father, George, graduated from Tech in 1983 and was a member of the golf team … Lists getting a scholarship to Georgia Tech as his most memorable athletic accomplishment … Chose Georgia Tech because he has always been a Tech fan, his father went to Tech, and the academics … Majoring in business administration.



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