19 Arien Seymour
19 Arien Seymour
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Nassau, Bahamas
High School: Linsly HS (Wheeling, WV)
Position: LHP
Major: Biology
Bats/Throws: R/L

FMU: Fourth-year player (2-year returning letterman) at FMU....Ray E. Thames Memorial "Raise the Roof" Award for 2017-18.....Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports-Scholar Award for 2018 from Diverse magazine....PBC All-Academic Team 2017, 2018....Made 7 mound appearances (1 start) in 2016....2-1 record with 7.88 ERA....12 strikeouts in 16 innings pitched....Walk-on....Was redshirted in 2015....Talented arm and bat....Chi Alpha Sigma national college athlete honor society......Peach Belt Conference Presidential Honor Roll 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018....FMU Swamp Fox Athletic-Academic Honor Roll 2014 (fall), 2015 (spring, fall), 2016 (spring, fall), 2017 (spring, fall), 2018 (spring).....D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award 2017, 2016.

PERSONAL: Born Arien Antrone Seymour in Nassau, Bahamas....Graduated from Linsly High School in Wheeling, W.V., where he played for coach Larry Jay Cartwright....Helped team win its 17th OVAC Class 3-A championship....First-Team All-Ohio Valley Athletic Conference....Named high school team MVP....As a senior, batted .481 with 47 runs scored and an on-base percentage of .592....23 steals in 28 attempts....On the mound, posted a 1.67 earned run average with 48 strikes, only 14 walks, in 29.1 innings....A product of the Freedom Farm Baseball League in New Providence, Bahamas....His family had a hand in the beginnings of baseball in the Bahamas....Nicknames are Sauce or A.

PERSONAL FAVORITES:  As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Doctor....Favorite Superhero when growing up: Hulk....Favorite Athletes: Mookie Betts and Usain Bolt....Favorite Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox and Pittsburgh Steelers....Favorite Movies: Bad Boys 2, Drumline, and Shooter....Favorite TV Show: Prison Break....Favorite Foods: Curry Chicken or Lasagna....Favorite Vacation Spot: Home....Favorite Sport Other than Your Own: Basketball....Favorite Website (outside social media): ESPN.com ....Favorite Social Media Site: Snapchat....Twitter Handle: Seymour_success ....Instagram Account: Seymour_success ....Your Motivation Music: Rap....Favorite Thing About FMU: The baseball complex....Favorite Off-Field Activity: Chillin wit mi bruddas....Goals for Upcoming Season: Win the whole thing....Hobbies: Going to the beach and chilling with friends....Interesting Notes: From da island (a native of the Bahamas); First-Team All Ohio Valley Athletic Conference; High School MVP; three good friends that he went to school with all his life got drafted in 2014.