Avery BookerBats/Throws: R/R
Position: C Ht.: 6-0 Wt.: 210
Hometown: Burlington, N.C.
Previous School: Western Alamance HS
Eligibility: Redshirt Major:
2012 Season (Freshman): Played in six games as a true freshman behind the plate for the Tornados...Finished with a .333 batting average with two hit in six at-bats...Recorded a .333 slugging percentage and a .333 on-base percentage...
High School: Booker comes to Brevard from Burlington, N.C. where he played at Western Alamance High School under Coach Lance Huff. He was a four-time Academic All-Conference selection and was selected to the All-Conference team while serving as a team captain for Western Alamance. In addition to baseball, Booker also played on the football team where he was an All-Conference selection and team captain, as well as a member of the 2007 State Champions. In the classroom, Booker was a North Carolina Scholar.
He is the son of Greg and Kristi Booker.