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Savannah Young
Player Profile:
Savannah Young 2290378
Position: Catcher
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Celebration, Fla.
High School: First Academy

• A Veteran Leader the Holy Cross Leadership Academy.

2017:

  • Started in all 43 games
  • Recorded a .208 batting average with 26, five doubles and five runs batted in
  • Finished second on the team in put outs with 161
  • Had five multiple-hit games
  • Named to the Patriot League Honor Roll

2016:

  • Played in 37 games, making 32 starts
  • Tallied 14 hits, two runs, five runs batted in and a .154 batting average
  • Had two hits in a game against South Dakota State (3/7)
  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll

 2015:

  • Started in 20 of 27 games played.
  • Posted a .263 batting average with 20 hits, eight runs, and 11 RBIs.
  • Had five multi-hit games.
  • Tallied two hits and three RBIs versus Nicholls State (3/3).
  • Tallied three hits and two RBIs versus Southern University (3/4).
  • Tallied two hits and four RBIs versus Colgate (4/18).
  • Named Patriot League Rookie of the Week (3/9).
  • Named ECAC Division I Rookie of the Week (3/10).

Before Holy Cross: 

  • Four-year member of the varsity softball team at The First Academy where she played catcher
  • Team captain for 2011-2014 seasons
  • Named to First Team 3A District 5 in 2013 and 2014
  • Named Second Team Miracle Sports 3A All-State in 2013, First Team FACA All-State in 2013 and 2014 and First Team FACA All-State Academic in 2013 and 2014
  • Batted .472 with a .730 SL%, .528 OB%, 9 HR and 90 RBI for her career
  • Played club softball for the Central Florida Stingrays
  • Team captain for 2013 and 2014 seasons
  • Earned AP Scholar with Honors
  • Member of National Honor Society and National Spanish Honor Society.

Personal: 

  • Daughter of Bill and Sherry Young
  • Father graduated from Cornell University in 1989 where he played football
  • A Center for Interdisciplinary Studies major

Year

avg

gp-gs

ab

r

h

2b

3b

hr

rbi

bb

so

sb-att

2015

.263

27-20

76

8

20

3

1

1

11

1

21

0-1

2016

.154

37-32

91

2

14

0

0

0

5

1

23

2-3

2017

.208

43-43

125

3

26

5

0

0

5

3

15

2-3

CAREER

.205

107-95

292

13

60

8

1

1

21

5

59

4-7

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