Position
Catcher
Height
6'0
Weight
195 lbs.
Class
Senior
Hometown
San Mateo, Calif.
Previous School
College of San Mateo
B/T
R
High School
Ygnacio Valley HS

(updated 7/29/03)

SENIOR SEASON (2003)
Played in 15 games (four starts), batting .167 (3-for-18) with one double and three RBI … recorded his first extra base hit with an RBI double versus Loyola-New Orleans (May 6) … collected an RBI single in his first LSU plate appearance at Centenary (Feb. 11) … first career start came in series finale versus Kansas (Feb. 16).

JUNIOR SEASON (2002)
Did not see game action due to injuries.

JUNIOR COLLEGE
An all-conference selection at the College of San Mateo (Calif.), as he hit .425 in 2000 with two homers and 21 RBI.

HIGH SCHOOL
A four-year baseball letterman … attended both Ygnacio Valley High and Clayton Valley High in Concord, Calif. … an all-league and all-city selection.

PERSONAL
Full name is Shawn Michael French … parents are Robert and Cynthia French … has one younger sister, Angela … chose to attend LSU because it is a “classy institution with great community support” … credits his parents with having the greatest influence upon his athletic career … majoring in psychology … born October 28, 1978

French’s LSU Career Statistics

Year G-GS AB R H Avg. 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB-SBA
2003 15-4 18 1 3 .167 1 0 0 3 1 3 0-0

French’s LSU Career Highs
At-Bats: 4 (twice)
Hits: 1 (three occasions)
Runs Scored: 1 at Centenary (2/11/03)
Doubles: 1 vs. Loyola-New Orleans (5/6/03)
Triples: none
Home Runs: none
RBI: 1 (three occasions)
Stolen Bases: none

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