26 Caleb Marx
26 Caleb Marx
Height: 6-1
Weight: 235
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Corsicana, Texas
Previous College: Navarro JC
Position: 1B
Bats/Throws: R/R
2011 (SENIOR): Appeared in 31 games with 15 starts … hit four doubles and three home runs, driving in 15 in just 61 at-bats … also scored 11 runs … went 1-for-1 at Houston Baptist (3/1) … had a 1-for-4 day against Iowa (3/13) … hit a pinch-hit, three-run homer against UT-Brownsville (3/22) … went 2-for-4 with two runs and two RBI in the game with UTPA (4/12) … had an RBI single against Central Arkansas (5/1) … went 2-for-5 with a pair of doubles at UTA (5/6) … hit a three-run homer in the opener against Sam Houston State (5/19) … delivered a pinch-hit two-run homer and a double in the tourney win over Stephen F. Austin (5/27).

2010 (JUNIOR): Played in 41 games, starting 35, for the Islanders in his first season … batted .343 with one home run and 19 RBI … tied for second on the team with 11 doubles … was 9-of-13 in stolen bases, which was second on the team … went 3-for-4 with a pair of RBI against Texas – Pan American (3/30) … had a 3-for-4 day at Texas (4/7) … had an identical line against Lamar (4/10) … went 2-for-5 with three RBI at Stephen F. Austin (4/16) … went 3-for-4 with two doubles in the second game against SFA … scored four runs against Texas – Pan American (4/27) … had three hits and three runs at Texas Southern (4/28) … hit a solo home run among three hits against UT Arlington (4/30).

Navarro Junior College: Spent two seasons playing for Whoa Dill at Navarro … hit .367 with nine home runs as a sophomore.

High School: Coached by Tracy Woods at Corsicana High School … Tigers went 28-8 his senior season as he batted .406 with five home runs … averaged .415 with five homers as a junior … earned first-team All Golden Circle honors as a junior and senior as team advanced to state semifinals both years … also earned all-district honors in football as a senior.

Personal: Caleb Marx was born March 1, 1988, in Corsicana … son of Frank and Risa Marx … has an older brother, Hudson … majoring in accounting.