2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2012 SEC Academic Honor Roll
A versatile, slick-fielding player who lends depth to all infield positions … member of the 2013 and 2012 SEC Academic Honor Rolls as a sports administration-leadership major.
Played in 23 games (three starts at second base, one start at shortstop), batting .273 (9-for-33) with five RBI and four runs scored … delivered a career-high four hits vs. Ole Miss on May 18, going 4-for-5 at the plate with three RBI and one run scored … 2-for-3 vs. Alcorn State on April 2 with one RBI.
Played in 26 games (15 starts), batting .211 (12-for-57) with two doubles, four RBI and 11 runs scored … started 10 games at second base, four at DH and one at shortstop … recorded a double, one RBI and two runs in LSU debut versus Air Force (Feb. 17) … 2-for-4 with a double, one RBI and one run versus McNeese State (Feb. 22) … also collected RBI in LSU wins over Grambling (Feb. 28) and Northwestern State (March 14) … drew three walks and scored three times in March 14 contest versus Northwestern State.
Prior to LSU
A 2011 first-team all-Golden Valley Conference and Academic all-Conference honoree at Feather River College in Quincy, Calif. … earned 2010 first-team all-Golden Valley Conference accolades and was named the league’s defensive MVP … batted .354 for Feather River in 2011 with eight doubles, one triple, 25 RBI, 10 steals and 22 runs; helped lead Feather River to its fifth straight Golden Valley Conference title … hit .353 in 2010 with 11 doubles, 27 RBI and 27 runs scored … a four-year baseball letterman at Reed High School in Sparks, Nev. … batted .443 as a senior with 16 doubles, two homers and 16 RBI … earned all-league honors in high school as a pitcher and infielder … also lettered in football as a free safety, receiver and running back.
Full name is Casey Todd Yocom … parents are Todd and Kelly Yocom … has one older sister, Morgan …majoring in sports administration-leadership at LSU … born July 4, 1990.
Yocom’s LSU Career Highs
At-Bats: 5 vs. Ole Miss (5/18/13)
Hits: 4 vs. Ole Miss (5/18/13)
Runs Scored: 3 vs. Northwestern State (3/14/12)
Doubles: 1 twice; most recently vs. McNeese State (2/22/12)
Home Runs: none
RBI: 3 vs. Ole Miss (5/18/13)