A potential redshirt candidate with all the depth in the outfield... A valuable left-handed bat... Has raw power... Needs to be more disciplined and take a better approach at the plate to see more time.
during fall drills
Made three appearances with two starts in the outfield for the Purple Sox during the Fall Ball World Series... Did not post a batting average in six at-bats with one walk... Perfect in the field with four putouts and an assist.
as a freshman (2002)
Saw action in 29 games with 15 of 18 starts coming in right field... Also made three starts in left field... One of only two true freshmen to start a game... Posted a .246 batting average with 14 runs scored on 17 hits and 12 RBIs... Totaled six doubles on the season... Collected four multiple-hit games... Went 1-for-1 in stolen base attempts... Posted a .111 batting average in Big 12 play with four runs scored and two RBIs... Made his first start of the season in the opener against Doane on Feb. 12... Tallied a 1-for-3 day with two runs scored and a double... Went 1-for-1 with a RBI against Creighton on Feb. 19... Tallied a RBI and a run scored against Saint Francis on Feb. 23... Earned his first multiple-hit performance against No. 24 Florida International on Feb. 24 with a RBI and a double... Posted back-to-back multiple-hit games against Western Illinois (March 12) and Wagner (March 15)... Went 1-for-2 with a run scored and a double against Florida Atlantic on March 16... Collected a RBI and a run scored against No. 24 Florida International on March 17... Had a four-game hitting streak from March 18-22, posting at least one RBI and one run scored in three of the four contests... Earned his first career start in Big 12 play against No. 20 Oklahoma State on March 22, going 1-for-4 with a RBI and a run scored... Scored a pair of runs in the first game of the doubleheader against the Cowboys on March 23... Went 1-for-1 with a run scored a double against C.W. Post on March 27... Had a multiple-hit game against Bethany on April 17 with a season-best two RBIs and a run scored.
at highlands ranch high school
A three-year letterman in baseball at Highlands Ranch High School in Highlands Ranch, Colo. ... Started two and half years as a outfielder... Selected to the honorable mention All-State team as a junior and senior... Named twice to the All-Continential League as an outfielder... A member of the Colorado Rockies Area Code team... Posted a .446 batting average with 22 runs scored on 33 hits and 28 RBIs as a senior... Ranked third on his team in hits (33) and fourth in average (.446) and RBIs (28)... Helped guide the Falcons to a No. 1 ranking in Colorado in 2001 with a 20-2 overall record and 12-0 mark in Continential Conference play... Team won 20 straight games before losing 8-6 to perennial power Cherry Creek... Hit .410 as a junior with 24 RBIs and six home runs... Coached in baseball by David Wexler.
(Full name: Mark Andrew Montgomery) was born Nov, 7, 1982, in Louisville, Ky. ... He is the son of Steve Montgomery and Cassie Montgomery... Is planning a major in business administration.