Sat out last season but will continue to progress as he gets healthy...Imposing lefty who continues to work and improve... Held his teammates to a combined .188 batting average in the fall scrimmages.
Wayne Graham said -- "Andy had some set-backs last year. We think he can help us."
At Rice -- 2008: Sidelined for the entire spring and fall seasons... Gained a redshirt season.
High School -- 2007 graduate of Jesuit High School in New Orleans... Two-time letterman under coach Sam Dozier... Helped lead Jesuit to a 33-6 record and the 2007 Louisiana 5A state championship... Also earned a varsity letter in football for the Bluejays.
Personal -- Full Name: Andrew John Hamilton. Born: Sept. 13, 1988 in New Orleans, La. Parents: Robert and Debra Hamilton of Metairie, Louisiana (two brothers, one sister). College: Martel.