|Andrew Sawyer 1
GENERAL: Looking to build on his sophomore season after missing his freshman year due to injury...An improving shortstop who has the potential to be a solid contact hitter for the Saints in 2011.\
AS A JUNIOR: Appeared in 20 games in 2011, making 13 starts...Hit .154 with two RBI, seven runs scored, and a .327 on-base percentage...Recorded a hit in three consecutive games at Central Florida (2/18-20), and scored two runs in the last game of the series...Also made three appearances as a pitcher, striking out five batters in six innings pitched.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Rebounded from an injury-filled 2009 to make 44 appearances in 2010, including 43 starts...Hit .241 with two home runs, 19 RBI, and 20 runs scored...Set a career-high with four hits in four at-bats against Iona (4/23), with a solo home run and two runs scored...Had a career-high six at-bats against Radford (3/28), and smacked three hits while recording his lone stolen base of the year...Hit his first collegiate home run in a 15-2 win at Cornell (4/20).
AS A FRESHMAN: Missed most of the season due to injury, appearing in just 15 games and starting 11...Finished the season 2-for-29 with a .069 avg.
BEFORE SIENA: Played four years of baseball and two years of football at McEachern...All-County Honorable Mention as a senior.
ROSSI ON SAWYER: "Andrew worked more this summer as a pitcher, and will be counted on as a utility player and reliever. If he continues to work hard, he may be able to help the staff this coming season."
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