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    Corey Dempster
    Corey  Dempster

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    South Pasadena, Calif.

    High School:
    Loyola HS

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 180

    Position:
    Outfield

    Experience:
    2V

    Bats-Throws:
    Right-Right

    02/22/2017

    Trojans Defeat Long Beach State in Walk-Off Fashion in 11 Innings, 4-3

    Frankie Rios came through with the big two-strike, two-out game-winning single in the 11th.

    02/16/2017

    Season Outlook: 2017 Trojans Are Ready to Go to Work

    The season opener is set for Friday, Feb. 17 at 6 p.m. PT.

    07/06/2016

    Trojans Spread Out Around Country to Play Summer Ball

    Mitch Hart and Corey Dempster headline the group, competing in the prestigious Cape Cod League.

    06/13/2016

    Southall, Dempster and Huberman Earn Pac-12 All-Academic Accolades

    Reggie Southall was named to the first team with a 3.52 GPA as a human biology major.

    06/11/2016

    Program Record 12 Trojans Drafted After Nine Taken on Day Three of the 2016 MLB Draft

    Six pitchers and three outfielders were taken on the last day of the 2016 MLB Draft.

    2016/JUNIOR: 2016 All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention Selection…2016 Pac-12 All-Academic Honorable Mention selection…Appeared in 49 games, starting 41 of those, including all in Pac-12 play…Batted .290 on the year, including fifth highest on the team….Tallied six home runs, good for tied for third best on the team…Stole a team-high 10 bases (10-for-12 overall)…Drove in 24 runs and scored 35 as the team’s leadoff hitter…Had a career-high three hits in back-to-back games against Arizona, 3-for-5 on April 28 and 3-for-5 on April 29…Had a career-high three RBI on four different occasions on the year (March 18 vs. Cal, April 2 vs. Stanford, April 9 vs. Utah, May 15 vs. UCLA)…Had an 11 game hit streak from April 17 thru May 7…In Pac-12 play, batted .292 in 30 games, with three home runs and 19 RBI with nine doubles…Those nine doubles were third-most on the year…Drew 17 walks in Pac-12 play and stole six-of-seven bases.

    2015/SOPHOMORE: In his sophomore season for the Trojans, Dempster appeared in 22 games with 4 starts...In his first start on February 15 versus Towson he had 3 at bats, scored one run and earned one RBI...Appeared at bat 28 times with three runs, five hits and a total earned RBI of four...Batted .179 for the season (5-for-28)...Had an on base percentage of .207 and a slugging percentage of .179.

    2014 SUMMER BALL: Played for the Springfield Sliders in the Prospect League ... Hit .233 with 45 hits ... Recorded three doubles, one triple, and one home run ... Had 14 RBI for the season ... Played with fellow Trojan teammate, A.J. Fritts ... Sliders finished the in fifth place in the West Division of the Prospect League with a record of 9-21.

    2014/FRESHMAN: In his first season of action for the Trojans, Dempster batted .200 while appearing in three games ... He recorded one hit from five at bats ... His first career hit came on May 20 at Cal State Fullerton, going 1-for-2.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Dempster was a four-year varsity letterwinner at Loyola High School for coach Brian Felten...2013 Rawlings California All-Region Second Team...2013 Second Team All-Mission League selection...Ranked the #202 baseball player in the country by Perfect Game USA in 2012...Competed for the Milwaukee Brewers Area Code team in 2013 ... 2012 Perfect Game First Team Preseason HS Underclassman All-American...2011 Perfect Game USA Second Team Preseason HS Underclassman All-American.

    PERSONAL: Parents are Katie and Gary, both USC alums... Has a brother, Jamison... Grandfather is the legendary Trojan men's tennis coach George Toley...Undecided major...Lists his biggest sports hero as Derek Jeter, "Because he plays with class and plays for his teammates each and every day"...Favorite movie is The Sandlot... last book read was Into the Wild... listens to Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jack Johnson, Bob Marley, Kid Cudi...Would like to sky dive one day...Hopes to travel to Jamaica, Paris, New York, Boston and Croatia...Hopes to play professional baseball...Favorite food is breakfast burritos...Birthdate is March 17, 1995.