Scouting Hurtt: Made team as a walk-on in the fall for the third year in a row...solid defensive player...has improved offensive skills and can put a lot of pressure on the opposing defense...will provide valuable depth in the outfield.
2007: Did not see game action.
2006: Did not see game action.
High School: Earned four varsity letters...as a senior, earned first team all-state and all-district honors...was also named an East-West all-star as a senior...hit .505 as a senior with three home runs and 40 steals...helped lead team to a No. 8 ranking in Division II his senior season as well as district and regional championships...captain of the baseball team as a senior...was all-district and all-county, batting .330 with two home runs and 30 steals as a junior...team was ranked No. 4 in the Super 10 in 2004 and won league, district and regional titles...also lettered in football, where he was an all-district and all-league selection.
Personal: Born Aug. 9, 1987...son of Kenneth and Pamela Hurtt...human resources major...favorite team is the Detroit Tigers...favorite athlete is Michael Jordan...lists father as his biggest baseball influence for teaching him to play without fear...earned a spot on the MSU baseball "Top 9 Club" for the third year in a row...played for the Michigan Bulls in the Livonia League in the summer of 2007.
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