2012 SEC Academic Honor Roll
A versatile, slick-fielding player who lends depth to all infield positions ... member of the 2012 SEC Academic Honor Roll as a sports administration-leadership major.
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: 4 several times; most recently vs. Louisiana College (4/3/12)
Hits: 2 vs. McNeese State (2/22/12)
Runs Scored: 3 vs. Northwestern State (3/14/12)
Doubles: 1 twice; most recently vs. McNeese State (2/22/12)
Home Runs: none
RBI: 1 four times; most recently vs. Northwestern State (3/14/12)