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Blake ForslundClass: Sophomore
Previous School: Rustburg (Virginia)
Hometown: Lynchburg, Va.
2010: Sat out year after transferring … named to Big South Presidential Honor Roll.
Previous School: Attended Virginia … member of the 2009 Cavalier baseball team … made one appearance, pitching one inning … played for the Central Virginia Blue Sox of the Carolina-Virginia Collegiate League (CVCL) in the summer of 2009 … named Pitcher of the Year and a CVCL All-Star.
Prep: Graduate of Rustburg High School … honorable mention all-state in 2008 … two-time all-district and all-region honoree … pitched and played shortstop … went 5-3 with a 0.87 ERA in 48 1/3 innings, striking out 99 and walking 17 as a senior … hit .352 with four home runs … two-time honorable mention all-conference quarterback and also played point guard on the basketball team … earned Academic Achievement Awards in Honors Geometry, Spanish and Science … member of National Honor Society and earned two Academic Excellence Awards.
Personal: Son of Michael and Angela Forslund … majoring in business marketing … father played football at Liberty from 1979-82 and professionally with the Washington Federals of the USFL … birthday is Feb. 16.