5 Cole Janousek
5 Cole Janousek
Height: 6-2
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tifton, Ga.
Position: INF
Bats/Throws: L/R
Previous School: ABAC

AS A JUNIOR-TRANSFER IN 2016: Made 19 starts in 31 games played overall … Batted .237 in 76 at bats and knocked 18 hits … Posted three doubles and 10 RBI on the season … Ended the year with a .363 on-base percentage … Was 3-3 on stolen-base attempts.  

AT WEST GEORGIA: Attended the University of West Georgia in Carrolton, Ga., for the 2013-14 season … Lettered one year of baseball under coach Skip Fite … Was a starting pitcher for the Wolves in conference play and was named the Gulf South Conference Pitcher of the Week during his time … Made three starts and logged 20.2 innings on the mound and struck out 10 batters while posting a 3.92 ERA.

AT ABAC: Attended Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton, Ga. … Posted a .325 batting average as a freshman and sophomore and was an all-conference honorable mention … Named to the all-conference tournament team as a sophomore … Played in 47 games for ABAC as a sophomore, batting .322 with 25 runs scored and 18 RBI. Also had seven stolen bases.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Tift County High School in Tifton, Ga., in 2012 … Lettered all four years of baseball under coach Chuck Beale … Named defensive MVP his freshman year and posted a 9-1 record with a 1.81 ERA as a junior … Hit .360 and was a first team all-region selection his junior year … Recorded a .360 average and took first-team all-conference honors senior year.

PERSONAL: Born in Dublin, Ga., on Sept. 4, 1993 … Son to Steve and Lori Janousek and brother to Haley … Plans on majoring in special education.