44 Darius Nobles
44 - Darius Nobles
Height: 6-0
Weight: 245
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Greenville, NC
High School: JH Rose HS
Previous College: Louisburg College
Position: 1B
Major: Middle-Level Education (History)
Bats/Throws: R/R

FMU: First-year player at FMU....Transfer from Louisburg College, where he played two seasons.

PERSONAL:

  • Born Darius Michael Nobles in Greenville, NC
  • Graduate of JH Rose High School
  • American Legion Post 39 2016 MVP
  • Nicknames are "D", Nobles, or Bibby

PERSONAL FAVORITES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up:  Astronaut 
  • Favorite Superhero: Luke Cage
  • Favorite Athlete:  Kevin Durant
  • Favorite Sports Team:  New England Patriots 
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show: This Is Us
  • Favorite Food: Wings
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: Seattle, WA
  • Instagram Account: Treinta_Cinco
  • Your Motivation Music: Contemporary, don't really have a preference
  • Favorite Thing About FMU:  The atmosphere, everyone is nice and willing to help
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity:  Video games
  • Goals for Upcoming Season:  Score as many runs as possible; Bigger, faster and stronger.
  • Why you first chose your sport: I was always able to hit the ball far and hit homers, so it was something that stuck with me
  • The biggest mental challenge to you improving faster: Fear of falling or not producing for my team, and over competitive; Wanting to win so bad that I get in my own way
  • Interesting Notes:  Art Monk (former Washington Redskins and 2008 Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee) is my cousin; Bernard Edwards (Chic and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Song-Writer Hall of Fame inductee) is my uncle; Thelonious Monk (Jazz pianist) is my cousin; Enok Roberts (rewarded bronze star V in the Korean War) is my great uncle; American Legion Post 39 2016 MVP; After two years at Louisburg, I ended with batting average of .292 and 13 home runs