Baseball


Daniel Webb
Daniel Webb
16

Hometown:
Anna, Ill.

High School:
Anna-Jonesboro

Last College:
John A. Logan CC

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 195

Position:
OF

Birthdate:
09/22/1984

B/T:
L/R

AT ILLINOIS
2007 Junior: Played in 57 games, starting 56 ...Started 31 games at designated hitter and 25 in right field ...Collected 18 multiple-hit games, 15 two-hit and three three-hit games ...Strung together a 17-game hitting streak from 4/22-5/13 ...Went 2-for-4 with a double and three RBI in the series finale at Northwestern ...Hit 3-for-4 with a run against Illinois State and 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run against Eastern Illinois ...Thrived in the Michigan series, going 7-for-15 (.467) with his first career home run ...Went 3-for-4 with a double, two RBI and a run in the opener against Indiana ...Went 4-for-7 with a double and two RBI in the doubleheader against Michigan State ...Was 2-for-5 with two doubles, two RBI and a run in the Big Ten Tournament opener against Iowa ...Played for the Madison Mallards of the Northwoods League during the summer along with Illini teammate Brandon Wikoff.

PRIOR TO ILLINOIS
Named All-Great Rivers Athletic Conference and All-Region 24 in 2005 while playing for John A. Logan College ...Finished ninth in hitting in 2006 and second in hitting in 2005 in the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League with .323 and .369 averages, respectively, for the Delaware Cows.

HIGH SCHOOL
Led Anna-Jonesboro High School to a fourth-place finish in state tournament in 2002 ...Hit .600 that season with 53 RBI and 16 runs, 11 doubles and three home runs ...Also went 7-0 with a 1.51 ERA in 37.0 innings, striking out 52 and walking 10 in 2002 ...Won nine varsity letters at A-J - four in baseball, three in basketball and two in football ...Earned recognition on IHSCA All-State team ...All-River-to-River Conference selection in 2001, 2002, and 2003 ...Earned All-South honors in 2001, 2002, 2003 ...Named Southern Illinoisan Player of the Year in 2002 and 2003 ...Coached by Eric Willis ...High school career-bests of .587 average with 53 RBI and 1.51 ERA with 52 strikeouts.

PERSONAL
Born September 22, 1984, in Carbondale, Ill. ...Parents are Monty and Gail Webb ...Has one brother, Nick (25), who is a lawyer ...Lists biggest thrill in sports as winning the District Championship game at John A. Logan.

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