7 - Andrew Barry
Andrew Barry
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Puyallup, Wash.
High School: Puyallup
Position: 2B

Enters the season tied for eighth all-time at Holy Cross with 152 career starts and tied for first with 10 career sacrifice flies … Holds the school record for career sacrifice bunts with 31 … Ranks sixth in program history with 69 career double plays turned.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2013: Played in 52 games, making 52 starts at second base … Had a career-high 196 at-bats, which rank sixth in program history for a single season and ranked second on the team … Scored a career-high 29 runs and drove in a career-high 27 runs … Hit career-highs with 56 hits, eight doubles and 64 total bases … Led the team with eight sacrifice bunts … Ranked second on the team and sixth in the league with 117 assists … Part of 20 double plays which ranked third on the team and ninth in the league … His 56 hits tied for ninth in the Patriot League … Placed fifth in the league with 227 plate appearances … Recorded 17 multiple-hit games … Went 3-for-4 with a run and an RBI against Nevada (3/3) … Brought in two runs and hit 3-for-4 with a double against Cal Poly (3/6) … Tallied 23 hits in 19 games in the month of March … Went 6-for-8 with four RBIs, two runs and a double in doubleheader with Navy (4/13) … Drove in four runs against each Hartford (4/2) and Lafayette (4/7) … Awarded the Ray Dobens Award for the team’s Most Improved Player.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012: Started in all 55 games, mostly at second base … Batted .241 on the season with 40 hits … Totaled six doubles and 20 RBIs … Stole two bases on the year, while scoring 15 runs … Had nine multi-hit games, including three games with three hits … Went 3-for-4 with two runs and an RBI against Brown (4/18) … Went 3-for-4 with two runs scored against Lehigh (4/21) … Was a perfect 3-for-3 with one run scored and an RBI against Anna Maria (5/6) … Against Lafayette (4/7), went 2-for-4 with three RBIs and a pair of doubles … Made only eight errors in 240 opportunities for a .967 fielding percentage.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011: Appeared in 48 games, making 45 starts at second base  … Recorded 21 RBIs, including five multi-RBI games … Finished with a batting average of .220 in 132 at-bats ... Tallied 29 hits on the season, and scored 16 runs ... Hit a three-run homer against Louisiana State in the first game of the season (2/25) ... Went 2-for-4 with three RBIs against Army in the second game of a doubleheader (4/2) … Had three RBIs and a run scored against Albany, while going 2-for-3 at the plate (3/18) … Awarded the Ron Soucie Award for the team’s Rookie of the Year.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played four years of varsity baseball as an infielder for head coach Marc Wiese at Puyallup H.S. ... Captained team his senior year … Won team’s Golden Glove Award as a senior … Named team Rookie of the Year … Selected first team All-South Puget Sound League as a sophomore and junior … Named second team All-South Puget Sound League as senior … Team placed second in the state championship in 2009 … Team ranked first in the state during 2010 season … Also played three years of varsity football … Played club baseball for the Puget Sound Roxx.

PERSONAL: Son of Madelyn Barry … Has four brothers (Daniel, John, Steven and David) … Majoring in Political Science.

 

Barry's Career Statistics

Year GP-S AB R H AVG. 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB
2011 48-45 132 16 29 .220 2 0 1 21 8 27 0
2012 55-55 166 15 40 .241 6 0 0 20 13 28 2
2013 52-52 196 29 56 .286 8 0 0 27 14 23 4
TOTAL 159-152 494 60 125 .253 16 0 1 68 35 78 6