Cory Blackley
Cory Blackley
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Sumter, SC
High School: Lakewood HS
Position: C
Major: Business
Bats/Throws: R/R

FMU: First-year player at FMU.....High school teammate of FMU player Dalton Browder.


  • Born Cory John Blackley in Sumter, S.C.
  • Graduate of Lakewood High School, where he played for coach Bill DeLavan
  • As a senior, hit .318 with a team-high 24 runs batted in
  • From behind the plate, threw out 52 percent of would-be base stealers
  • Helped the Gators to a 16-8 record and a second-place finish in Region 6-AAAA
  • Also attanded Sumter High School


  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Play Baseball
  • Favorite Superhero: Superman
  • Favorite Athlete: Kobe Bryant 
  • Favorite Sports Team: Clemson  University
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show: Sandlot
  • Favorite Food: Pizza 
  • Instagram Account:coryblackley22
  • Favorite Thing About FMU: The Griffin Athletic Complex
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity: Hanging with friends
  • Goals for Upcoming Season: To be 100% dedicated to everything I do