7 Michael Pinkston
7 Michael Pinkston
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Salisbury, N.C.
High School: West Rowan
Position: C
Major: Sport Management
B/T: R/R
gp 25
avg .209
hr -
rbi 6
r 8
sb -

2018

  • started 22 games behind the plate for the Quakers
  • ended the season with a .209 batting average, six RBIs, and eight runs
  • posted a .979 fielding percentage

2017

  • started 23 games behind the plate for the Quakers
  • ended the season with a .273 batting average, nine RBIs, and 11 runs
  • posted a .981 fielding percentage

2016

  • made 16 appearances with 12 starts behind the plate
  • hit .224 with six runs scored and six RBIs
  • tallied two hits against ODAC-rival Eastern Mennonite University
  • hit with a walk-off single to lead Guilford over Franklin & Marshall College, 5-4, February 27

2015

  • appeared in 10 games and started three for the Quakers
  • had three hits in 13 at-bats for a .231 average for the season
  • his .429 caught-stealing percentage ranked highest on the team among catchers
  • best performance came April 17 in a loss to William Peace University, when he went 1-4 and threw out the only runner he faced

Personal

  • named to Guilford’s Fall 2014 Student-Athlete Honor Roll
  • lettered four years under coach Chad Parker at West Rowan High School
  • received All-South Piedmont Conference recognition in 2013 and 2014
  • named the team’s Offensive MVP in 2013 and 2014
  • All-Rowan County
  • served as a team captain
  • played four seasons with the Rowan County American Legion program
  • son of Darrell and Dawn Pinkston
  • minor in communication
Recent Games
Apr 21 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 4-3
Apr 25 at Emory & Henry W, 6-5
Apr 28 Hampden-Sydney L, 11-1
Apr 28 Hampden-Sydney L, 7-2
May 4 at Va. Wesleyan L, 9-1
May 4 Va. Wesleyan L, 4-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 25 13
Plate appearances 84 44
At Bats 67 37
Runs 8 2
Hits 14 5
Doubles 3 1
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 6 1
Total bases 17 6
Walks 5 2
Hit by pitch 5 2
Strikeouts 11 9
Sacrifice Flies 2 1
Sacrifice Hits 5 2
Hit into double play 3 2
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .209 .135
On Base Percentage .304 .214
Slugging Percentage .254 .162
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 190 93
Put Outs 172 85
Assists 14 6
Errors 4 2
Fielding Percentage .979 .978
Double Plays 13 9
Stolen Bases Allowed 14 3
Runners Caught Stealing 3 -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .176 -
Passed Balls 5 2
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 9 Greensboro L, 17-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Averett L, 6-5 1 1 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 16 at William Peace L, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 William Peace W, 8-4 1 1 0 - - - 0 2 - - -
Feb 18 William Peace L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Elmira (N.Y.) W, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Franklin & Marshall W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Franklin & Marshall T, 4-4 4 0 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 3 Lynchburg W, 7-4 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Mar 4 at Lynchburg L, 10-5 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 7 Methodist L, 10-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Wittenberg W, 5-4 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 9 Wittenberg W, 10-9 4 1 1 1 - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 10 Wittenberg W, 7-2 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 12 Hamilton   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 Lasell W, 5-4 2 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 15 Lasell W, 12-5 3 1 0 - - - 1 1 1 - -
Mar 17 at Randolph-Macon L, 4-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 18 at Randolph-Macon L, 17-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 Tufts W, 11-6 5 2 3 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 24 at Va. Wesleyan L, 8-4 3 0 2 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Mar 24 at Va. Wesleyan L, 5-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 28 Greensboro L, 9-8 3 0 2 - - - 2 - - - -
Mar 30 Shenandoah L, 16-5 2 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 31 Shenandoah L, 13-6 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 4 Emory & Henry W, 12-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 East. Mennonite W, 7-6 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 8 East. Mennonite W, 4-3 2 0 0 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Apr 11 Roanoke W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 vs. Roanoke L, 15-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 at Washington and Lee L, 6-5 5 1 1 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 14 at Washington and Lee W, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Piedmont International W, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Piedmont International W, 5-3 1 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 18 at Greensboro W, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Bridgewater (Va.) L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Emory & Henry W, 6-5 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 28 Hampden-Sydney L, 11-1 2 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 28 Hampden-Sydney L, 7-2 3 1 1 1 - - 0 - - - -
May 4 at Va. Wesleyan L, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Va. Wesleyan L, 4-1 3 0 1 1 - - 1 - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 9 Greensboro L, 17-9 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Averett L, 6-5 2 - - 0 0 - 1 - - 3
Feb 16 at William Peace L, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 William Peace W, 8-4 - - 1 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Feb 18 William Peace L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Elmira (N.Y.) W, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Franklin & Marshall W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Franklin & Marshall T, 4-4 - - - 2 0 - 2 - - 4
Mar 3 Lynchburg W, 7-4 - - 1 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 4 at Lynchburg L, 10-5 1 - - 0 0 - 3 - - 4
Mar 7 Methodist L, 10-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Wittenberg W, 5-4 - - - 0 0 1 2 1 2.00 3
Mar 9 Wittenberg W, 10-9 - - - 2 1 - 2 - - 4
Mar 10 Wittenberg W, 7-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Mar 12 Hamilton   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 Lasell W, 5-4 1 - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Mar 15 Lasell W, 12-5 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 17 at Randolph-Macon L, 4-1 - - - 0 0 - - 2 - 3
Mar 18 at Randolph-Macon L, 17-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 Tufts W, 11-6 - - - 3 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Mar 24 at Va. Wesleyan L, 8-4 - - - 2 0 - - - - 4
Mar 24 at Va. Wesleyan L, 5-2 - - - 0 0 1 2 - - 3
Mar 28 Greensboro L, 9-8 - - 2 2 0 - 2 1 2.00 5
Mar 30 Shenandoah L, 16-5 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 2
Mar 31 Shenandoah L, 13-6 - - - 0 0 - 3 - - 3
Apr 4 Emory & Henry W, 12-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 East. Mennonite W, 7-6 - - - 0 0 - 3 - - 3
Apr 8 East. Mennonite W, 4-3 - 1 - 0 0 - - 2 - 3
Apr 11 Roanoke W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 vs. Roanoke L, 15-5 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 at Washington and Lee L, 6-5 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Apr 14 at Washington and Lee W, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Piedmont International W, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Piedmont International W, 5-3 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 1
Apr 18 at Greensboro W, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Bridgewater (Va.) L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Emory & Henry W, 6-5 - - 1 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 28 Hampden-Sydney L, 11-1 1 - - 1 0 - - - - 3
Apr 28 Hampden-Sydney L, 7-2 - - - 2 1 1 2 - - 3
May 4 at Va. Wesleyan L, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Va. Wesleyan L, 4-1 - 1 - 2 1 - 1 2 0.50 4
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 9 Greensboro L, 17-9 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Averett L, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 16 at William Peace L, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 William Peace W, 8-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 18 William Peace L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Elmira (N.Y.) W, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Franklin & Marshall W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Franklin & Marshall T, 4-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 3 Lynchburg W, 7-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 4 at Lynchburg L, 10-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 7 Methodist L, 10-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Wittenberg W, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 9 Wittenberg W, 10-9 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 10 Wittenberg W, 7-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 12 Hamilton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 Lasell W, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 15 Lasell W, 12-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 17 at Randolph-Macon L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 18 at Randolph-Macon L, 17-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 Tufts W, 11-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 24 at Va. Wesleyan L, 8-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 24 at Va. Wesleyan L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 28 Greensboro L, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 Shenandoah L, 16-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 31 Shenandoah L, 13-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 4 Emory & Henry W, 12-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 East. Mennonite W, 7-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 8 East. Mennonite W, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 11 Roanoke W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 vs. Roanoke L, 15-5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 at Washington and Lee L, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 14 at Washington and Lee W, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Piedmont International W, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Piedmont International W, 5-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 18 at Greensboro W, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Bridgewater (Va.) L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Emory & Henry W, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 Hampden-Sydney L, 11-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 Hampden-Sydney L, 7-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 4 at Va. Wesleyan L, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Va. Wesleyan L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 9 Greensboro L, 17-9 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 Averett L, 6-5 12 10 1 1 .917 - 5 1 .167 2 -
Feb 16 at William Peace L, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 18 William Peace W, 8-4 11 9 2 0 1.000 - 4 2 .333 - -
Feb 18 William Peace L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 Elmira (N.Y.) W, 7-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Franklin & Marshall W, 11-10 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 Franklin & Marshall T, 4-4 4 2 2 0 1.000 - 2 - - 1 -
Mar 3 Lynchburg W, 7-4 7 7 0 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 4 at Lynchburg L, 10-5 8 8 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 7 Methodist L, 10-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 Wittenberg W, 5-4 8 6 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 9 Wittenberg W, 10-9 7 6 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 10 Wittenberg W, 7-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 12 Hamilton   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 Lasell W, 5-4 10 10 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 15 Lasell W, 12-5 8 8 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 17 at Randolph-Macon L, 4-1 11 9 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 18 at Randolph-Macon L, 17-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 Tufts W, 11-6 11 10 0 1 .909 2 - - - - -
Mar 24 at Va. Wesleyan L, 8-4 8 7 0 1 .875 1 - - - - -
Mar 24 at Va. Wesleyan L, 5-2 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 28 Greensboro L, 9-8 10 10 0 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 30 Shenandoah L, 16-5 6 5 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 31 Shenandoah L, 13-6 7 7 0 0 1.000 - 3 - - 2 -
Apr 4 Emory & Henry W, 12-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 East. Mennonite W, 7-6 7 6 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 8 East. Mennonite W, 4-3 7 7 0 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 11 Roanoke W, 8-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 12 vs. Roanoke L, 15-5 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 at Washington and Lee L, 6-5 9 9 0 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Apr 14 at Washington and Lee W, 9-8 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Piedmont International W, 10-6 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Piedmont International W, 5-3 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 18 at Greensboro W, 14-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Bridgewater (Va.) L, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Bridgewater (Va.) W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Emory & Henry W, 6-5 12 10 1 1 .917 2 - - - - -
Apr 28 Hampden-Sydney L, 11-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Hampden-Sydney L, 7-2 6 5 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
May 4 at Va. Wesleyan L, 9-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
May 4 Va. Wesleyan L, 4-1 14 14 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2014-15 10 13 0 3 - - - 0 1 6 - - .231 .286 .231
2015-16 16 49 6 11 - - - 6 2 4 - 1 .224 .269 .224
2016-17 23 77 11 21 3 - - 9 11 8 - - .273 .378 .312
2017-18 25 67 8 14 3 - - 6 5 11 - - .209 .304 .254
Total 74 206 25 49 6 - - 21 19 29 - 1 .238 .323 .267
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2014-15 10 - - 1 3 0 - 3 2 1.50 15
2015-16 16 1 - 1 11 0 4 27 7 3.86 53
2016-17 23 2 - 2 24 3 3 26 20 1.30 92
2017-18 25 5 2 5 17 3 3 32 17 1.88 84
Total 74 8 2 9 55 6 10 88 46 1.91 244
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2014-15 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2015-16 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2016-17 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2017-18 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2014-15 10 24 18 5 1 .958 - 4 3 .429 - 1
2015-16 16 69 58 9 2 .971 2 25 4 .138 3 -
2016-17 23 160 130 27 3 .981 1 22 10 .313 11 2
2017-18 25 190 172 14 4 .979 13 14 3 .176 5 -
Total 74 443 378 55 10 .977 16 65 20 .235 19 3
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 25 67 8 14 3 - - 6 5 11 - - .209 .304 .254
Conference 13 37 2 5 1 - - 1 2 9 - - .135 .214 .162
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 18 46 7 11 3 - - 6 4 5 - - .239 .339 .304
Away 7 21 1 3 - - - 0 1 6 - - .143 .217 .143
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 12 29 5 4 1 - - 3 4 5 - - .138 .257 .172
Losses 12 34 3 8 2 - - 3 1 6 - - .235 .325 .294
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February 3 6 2 2 - - - 0 2 - - - .333 .600 .333
March 14 39 4 8 1 - - 4 3 6 - - .205 .295 .231
April 7 19 2 3 1 - - 1 - 5 - - .158 .190 .211
May 1 3 0 1 1 - - 1 - - - - .333 .250 .667
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 25 5 2 5 17 3 3 32 17 1.88 84
Conference 13 2 1 2 6 1 2 18 8 2.25 44
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 18 4 2 4 14 3 2 24 12 2.00 60
Away 7 1 - 1 3 0 1 8 5 1.60 24
Neutral - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 12 1 1 3 5 1 1 14 10 1.40 38
Losses 12 4 1 2 10 2 2 16 7 2.29 42
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February 3 2 - 1 2 0 - 4 1 4.00 11
March 14 2 - 3 9 1 2 19 9 2.11 47
April 7 1 1 1 4 1 1 8 5 1.60 22
May 1 - 1 - 2 1 - 1 2 0.50 4
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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February 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
May 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 25 190 172 14 4 .979 13 14 3 .176 5 -
Conference 13 93 85 6 2 .978 9 3 - - 2 -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 18 136 123 11 2 .985 8 14 3 .176 5 -
Away 7 54 49 3 2 .963 5 - - - - -
Neutral - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 12 90 81 7 2 .978 7 4 2 .333 - -
Losses 12 96 89 5 2 .979 6 8 1 .111 4 -
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February 3 27 21 5 1 .963 - 11 3 .214 3 -
March 14 107 99 6 2 .981 7 3 - - 2 -
April 7 42 38 3 1 .976 6 - - - - -
May 1 14 14 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -