Southern Illinois Miners

29 Chance Shepard
29 Chance Shepard
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 225
Hometown: Wilmington, NC
Previous College: North Carolina State University
Position: C

Born: 08/11/1994

Bats/Throws: R/R

2018 Status: Experienced

- Entering first season with Southern Illinois in 2018

- Played two seasons in the Washington Nationals organization, batting .249 with seven home runs, 17 RBIs and 15 doubles in 54 games at short-season Single-A Auburn in 2017

- Signed with Washington as an undrafted free agent after playing four years collegiately at North Carolina State University (NCAA D-I), where he hit .279 as a senior with 15 home runs, 15 doubles and 54 RBIs as a senior in 2016, leading the Wolfpack to the NCAA tournament