32 - Stephen Wadsworth
Stephen Wadsworth
Height: 6-2
Weight: 230
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wayland, Mass.
High School: Buckingham Browne & Nichols
Position: C/1B

2012: Played in a total of 44 games on the season, making 40 starts at catcher and first base … Had a .248 batting average with 30 singles and seven extra-base hits … Totaled 27 RBIs and a pair of home runs … Scored 21 runs on the year … Had seven multi-hit games … Went 4-for-6 with two runs, three RBIs, a double and a home run against Albany (3/17) … Was 2-for-5 with three runs and four RBIs against Navy (4/15) … Made only four errors in 237 opportunities for a .983 fielding percentage.

2011: Appeared in 44 games, starting 41 … Finished third on the team with a batting average of .310 in 145 at-bats … Ranked second on the team with five home runs … Totaled 45 hits, 24 runs and 25 RBIs ... Recorded 14 multi-hit games, including a 4-for-4 performance against Bucknell in the second game of a doubleheader (4/10) … Recorded six multi-RBI games … Wrapped up the season with an on-base percentage of .372 … Made only 10 errors all year in 281 chances.

2010: Named the Patriot League Rookie of the Year … A second team All-Patriot League honoree … Named to the
Freshman All-America third team by PingBaseball.com … Ron Soucie Award winner … Patriot League Rookie of the Week (4/26) … Made 39 starts in 46 appearances as a catcher and designated hitter … Finished with a .354 batting average, recording 52 hits, eight doubles, three home runs and 37 RBIs in 147 at-bats … Also finished with 25 runs scored and 73 total bases … Hit safely in 34 contests, including 14 multi-hit outings … Also had 11 multi-RBI contests … Earned his first collegiate start at Georgia Southern (2/27), going 1-for-5 at the plate … Collected a season-best four hits against Army (4/3), going 4-for-5 with a double and an RBI … Notched  a season-high three RBIs twice, against Lafayette (4/18) with a 3-for-3 plate performance and against Navy (4/25) … Hit his first collegiate home run against Army (4/3) … Tripled twice on the season, against NJIT (3/27) and Lafayette (4/18) … Had a season-long nine-game hit streak from April 1925, totaling 14 hits and nine RBIs over that span … Finished with five errors in 197 chances on the season.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played three years of varsity baseball as a catcher under head coach Rick Foresteire at Buckingham Browne & Nichols ... Captained team as a senior, earning the team Coaches Cup ... Named ISL Offensive Player of the Year after batting .596 as a senior ... Two-time ISL All-League selection (2008-2009) ... Earned BB&N Class of ’33 Award, given to the best all-around athlete in the graduating class (2009) ... Helped team to the ISL championship (2009) ... Also played three years of varsity hockey, winning the team’s  Coaches Cup his senior year ... ISL All-League selection (2009).

PERSONAL: Son of Kirby and Pamela Wadsworth ... Has three siblings (Jeffrey, David and Lily) ... Majoring in Political Science.

Wadsworth's Career Statstics

Year GP-S AB R H AVG. 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB
2010 46-39 147 25 52 .354 8 2 3 37 14 32 0
2011 44-41 145 24 45 .310 6 0 5 25 14 28 3
2012 44-40 149 21 37 .248 5 2 2 27 9 31 1
TOTAL 134-120 441 70 134 .304 19 4 10 89 37 91 4