Joe Turkson(Western Guilford) and Esterlin Paulino(Southwest Guilford) doing well for their college teams

Posted by Andy Durham on March 25, 2011 at 3:12 pm under College, High School | 2 Comments to Read

Good first-year numbers for freshman Joe Turkson(Western Guilford) at Campbell University…..Joe Turkson (OF) with 18 games played and 5 starts…. .393 avg., going 11-28 at the plate….12 runs scored….1 double and 1 triple for Joe…plus 6 RBI’s…..The Campbell Camels are (11-12) overall……

Esterlin Paulino(Southwest Guilford) (P) at N.C. A&T went 7 innings, giving up just 4 hits and he struck out 7 in a recent Aggie loss to Princeton….Esterlin, now a senior on the Aggie season…..(2-2) overall with an 4.23 ERA in 6 games with 5 of those starts and one complete game with 38 and a-third innings of work….Just 6 BB’s vs. 36 K’s, while giving up 25 runs on 37 hits……N.C. A&T sits at (6-14) overall on the 2011 season…..

More on Joe Turkson the freshman at Campbell:Prep (Western Guilford HS):
Earned three letters for the Hornets, leading the team to three-straight conference championships from 2008-10…Named all-conference, all-area, all-state honorable mention and team defensive MVP as a senior…Earned all-conference, all-area honorable mention and team offensive MVP honors in 2009…Garnered an all-conference honorable mention as a sophomore…Posted a .405 batting average with two homers, 27 RBI, 17 runs scored and 12 stolen bases without an error in the field as a senior…Finished prep career with a .363 batting average, 16 home runs, 85 RBI and 39 stolen bases with only two errors…Also an all-conference football player…

Personal:
Full name is Joseph Turkson…Born July 6, 1992 in Greensboro, N.C….Son of John and Comfort Turkson…Has three siblings, John (21), Patricia (26) and Harriet (29)…Plans a psychology major…


  • dubg said,

    my boy joe doing work as always!!!

  • 77 Hornet said,

    Way to go swag !