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Josh McAlister

INF

Player profile

  • Year Sophomore
  • B/T R/R
  • Height 6-2
  • Weight 185
  • Hometown Flossmoor, Ill.
  • Last School Homewood

2022 (Freshman) 

  • Played in 18 games during his freshman campaign, starting 11 of them at shortstop.  
  • Batted .257 with three doubles and nine runs scored across 35 at-bats, reaching base at a .447 clip.  
  • In games he played from March 11 at West Virginia through April 1 against Nebraska, McAlister had a five-game hit streak. 
  • On May 19 against Cincinnati, McAlister had two doubles and an RBI in the 5-3 win.  
  • Flashed his great potential in the field filling in for Zach Dezenzo at shortstop with multiple acrobatic put-outs throughout the season.