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15 Sam Clark

Career Statistics entering 2017:
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.255 batting average, 115 games played, 105 games started, 368 at bats, 31 runs, 94 hits, 19 doubles, 1 triple, 3 home runs, 53 RBI, 124 total bases, .337 slugging %, 32 walks, 8 hit by pitches, 74 strikeouts, .327 on-base %, 2 sac flies, 5 sac bunts, 3-3 stolen bases, .884 fielding %

Career: First Team All-Patriot League (2016).

2016: First Team All-Patriot League third baseman ... hit .282 with three home runs, 26 RBIs, 22 runs scored and 10 doubles in 46 games (all starts) ... all 46 starts came at third base ... typically hit fourth, fifth or sixth in the lineup ... ranked fifth on team with 12 multi-hit games ... third on team with six multi-RBI outings ... season-high nine-game hitting streak from March 26 to April 9 ... season average jumped from .227 to .313 during streak ... drove in eight runs during hitting streak ... ended season with at least one hit in 12 of final 14 games ... named Patriot League Player of the Week April 18 after hitting .33 with four doubles and six RBIs in five games the previous week ... hit a team-best .338 during Patriot League play ... tied for second on team with 11 two-out RBIs ... hit .278 vs. lefties and .283 vs. right-handed pitchers.

2015: Played in 20 games with 12 starts due to injury ... hit .277 with 11 RBIs and five runs scored ... played mainly at designated hitter, but also saw time at third base, first base and as a pinch hitter ... hit .320 as a designated hitter .... hit .317 vs. right-handed pitching ... posted three-hit games vs. VCU and Holy Cross ... 4-for-9 (.444) in final series of season at Holy Cross ... appeared in 12 of Bucknell's 24 victories and hit .364 with 10 RBIs in those games.

2014: Team's starting third baseman ... played in 49 games overall, starting 47 ... only two Bison had more starts ... at least one hit in nine of final 11 games played ... finished season with a .222 batting average and 16 RBIs ... hit .286 during Patriot League Tournament ... season-high five-game hitting streak starting during final regular-season series vs. Holy Cross ... 4-for-4 with a double and an RBI in game two of Lafayette series ... second-most hits in a game by a Bucknell player all season ... totaled five multi-hit outings ... most common spot in batting order was cleanup position with 18 starts there ... hit .571 (4-for-7) with the bases loaded.

High School: Graduated from El Toro High School in 2013 ... two-time baseball letterwinner ... team won seven consecutive league titles (2007-13) ... squad was ranked No. 2 in Orange County, No. 4 in California and No. 8 nationally in 2013.

Personal: Samuel Hansen Clark ... born July 17, 1995 in Los Alamitos, Calif. ... son of Dana and Eva Clark ... has an older brother, Zach ... majoring in history.

Position: Third Base/First Base
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: Trabuco Canyon, Calif.
High School: El Toro
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