Sam Fondriest

#22 Sam Fondreist

Shortstop

Bats: R/Throws: R

Senior

Dover, OH/Tuscarawas Central Catholic

2013: Played and started 43 games at shortstop… hit .226 with three triples, a homer and 10 RBI… recorded two 3-hit games (Urbana, Cedarville) and four multi-hit games… drove in two runs against Rockhurst, Ashland and Findlay… led the team in assists (134)… 2012: Started 32 games at second base and played in 34… hit .264 with five doubles, a homer and 11 RBI… had eight 2-two hit games… drove in three runs after going 2-4 vs. Fisher… drove in four runs, with his only homer in a twin bill vs. Cedarville… made just six errors… had five-game hitting streak… 2011: Earned first letter in utility role… played in 18 games and started 12 (five at 2B and seven at SS)… hit .175 with seven hits and one RBI… went 2-4 vs. Notre Dame on 4-30… HS: Won four letters for Jeff Fondriest as a shortstop… first-team All-IVC, All-Eastern District and All-Ohio… received team Gold Glove Award and Top Hitter Award… helped team to a 2008 district runner-up finish… led 2010 team to the IVC and sectional championships… ended the 2010 season ranked No. 2 in the state coaches’ poll with a record of 22-3… hit .483 with four home runs and 34 RBI in 2010… hit .373 with two home runs and 20 RBI in 2009… three-time letter winner in football, earning first-team All-IVC and All Region 23 honors… honorable mention All-Ohio selection… won two letters in basketball where he was an honorable mention All-IVC and District 5 selection… played in Mizuno All-Star series… is the son of Christine and  Jeffrey Fondriest… special education major… THREE LETTERS