Career Statistics entering 2018:
Hitting - .143 batting average, 28 games played, 14 at bats, 9 runs, 2 hits, 1 double, 1 RBI, 3 total bases, .214 slugging %, 1 walk, 1 hit by pitch, 2 strikeouts, .250 on-base %, 0-1 stolen bases, .000 fielding %
Career: Three-time member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2017 (Senior): Appeared in 13 games, mainly as a pinch runner and pinch hitter ... pinch hit five times ... pinch ran four times ... played twice at DH ... appeared in three games in the outfield ... hit .200 with one RBI and eight runs scored ... played in six Patriot League games ... scored the game-winning run in a home-win over Lafayette ... scored the game-tying run to begin a three-run rally to defeat Navy in the Patriot League Tournament Semifinals ... member of the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2016 (Junior): Appeared in 10 games, mainly as a pinch runner and pinch hitter ... pinch hit four times ... pinch ran five times ... had three at bats and scored one run ... played in four Patriot League games ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2015 (Sophomore): Appeared in five non-league games as a pinch runner ... only at-bat of season came against Dartmouth ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
2014 (Freshman): Joined Bison in fall 2014 after not playing baseball as a freshman in 2013-14.
High School: Graduated from Damascus High School in 2013 … earned three letters in baseball … two- time MVP … was team captain in 2013 … All-County Selection (2013) … All-Region Selection (2011, 2012, 2013) … Montgomery County Senior All-Star Game Gazette Honorable Mention (2012, 2013) … Damascus High School Scholar Athlete (2013) … state runner-up with Damascus American Legion Post 171 (2013).
Personal: Alexander Morris Salem … born Aug 4, 1994 in Gaithersburg, Maryland … son of Steve and Gregg Salem … has a twin brother, Jake … father, Steve, played baseball for four years at American University and was team captain in 1984 … majoring in political science.