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Alex Bechta

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ellicott City, Md.

High School:
Centennial

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 197

Position:
OF

B/T:
L/L

Alex Bechta

2011: Made 47 starts in right field...Batted .290 with 23 RBI and 30 runs scored, primarily batting third...Posted a .410 on-base percentage and a .355 slugging percentage...Had 11 doubles, two sacrifice hits and a sacrifice fly... Stole eight bases...Reached base safely in 38 consecutive games for March 2 to May 1...Had 15 multiple-hit games and drove in two runs in six contests...Tallied five outfield assists...Went 2-for-3 at Davidson on Feb. 27 to start a five-game hitting streak...Had two hits in three straight games from March 13-18 and again from March 26-29...Drove in four runs and scored two more while batting 4-for-8 in a doubleheader at Navy on April 30.

2010: Started 25 of the 34 games in which he played...finished the season with a .245 batting average, 23 hits, 17 runs and 13 RBI...added two homers and three doubles...struck out only 14 times in 94 at-bats...had six multi-hit games...opened the season with two hits and two runs scored at VMI (2/27)...had a season-high three hits and four RBI at Dallas Baptist (3/19), including his first home run of the season...drove in three runs on a double against Bucknell (4/3)...had two hits against Patriot League opponent Navy (5/2).

2009: Appeared in 40 games with 35 starts, both career highs...hit for a .278 average with four doubles and one homer...stole seven of eight bases...went 2-for-4 with three runs scored at Maryland Eastern Shore (3/7)...had a home run and drove in four runs at Bucknell (4/4)...had two hits and scored two runs vs. Temple (4/16)...finished 3-for-4 with two RBI against Army (4/26)...had another three-hit performance in Patriot League semifinals at Bucknell (5/10).

2008: Made six appearances his rookie season...saw first collegiate action vs. Navy (3/30)...recorded first career hit at Villanova (4/16)...scored a run at Holy Cross (4/20).

YEAR 	AVG 	GP-GS 		AB 	R 	H 	2B 	3B 	HR 	RBI 	TB 	SLG% 	BB 	HBP 	SO 	GDP 	OB% 	SF 	SH 	SB-ATT 	PO 	A 	E 	FLD%
2008 	.167 	6-0 		6 	1 	1 	0 	0 	0 	0 	1 	.167 	1 	0 	0 	0 	.286 	0 	0 	0-0 	2 	0 	1 	.667
2009 	.278 	40-35 		115 	24 	32 	4 	1 	1 	23 	41 	.357 	14 	6 	9 	3 	.382 	1 	2 	7-8 	70 	3 	3 	.961
2010 	.245 	34-25 		94 	17 	23 	3 	1 	2 	13 	34 	.362 	6 	3 	14 	2 	.308 	1 	0 	4-6 	41 	1 	3 	.933
2011 	.290 	47-47 		169 	30 	49 	11 	0 	0 	23 	60 	.355 	31 	4 	22 	6 	.410 	1 	2 	8-12 	105 	5 	4 	.965
TOTAL 	.273 	127-107 	384 	72 	105 	18 	2 	3 	59 	136 	.354 	52 	13 	45 	11 	.376 	3 	4 	19-26 	218 	9 	11 	.954

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