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#7 Richard Brereton, IF


Position: IF
Height: 6' 0"   Weight: 185 lbs
College Experience: Emory
Bats: R
Throws: R
Hometown: Darien, CT


Sophomore (2018): All-South Region Third Team…All-University Athletic Association First Team…Brereton was the lone Eagle to start all 38 games during the 2018 season, turning in one of the top dual threat seasons at the Division III level…Led the Eagles offense with 48 hits, 37 runs, 10 doubles, three triples, 15 walks, 13 stolen bases, .467 slugging percentage while hitting for a .320 average and belting a pair of home runs…Registered a team-high 16 multi-hit games…On the mound, Brereton posted a 5-4 record in 12 appearances, 11 starts, to go along with a 3.60 ERA and a team-leading five victories and 66 strikeouts…He exceled during UAA contests, going a perfect 4-0 in his four starts while pitching to a 2.03 ERA with conference opponents hitting just .168 against him…He was named to the National Team of the Week on February 21st and was selected as either the UAA Hitter or Pitcher of the Week on five different occasions. Freshman (2017): Was named the University Athletic Association Rookie of the Year…Batted .244 (11-for-45) with three doubles, eight RBI and eight runs scored...Pitched to a 2.48 ERA in 14 appearances including two starts, going 4-1 with one save and 23 strikeouts in 32.2 innings…Made his collegiate debut in a doubleheader against Sewanee University on February 12th…Was 0-for-1 with HBP and a SAC in game one before recording 2.1 scoreless innings for the save in game two…Tallied his first career hit on February 18th versus Washington & Lee University…Pitched 1.1 scoreless innings in relief against Huntingdon on February 26th for his first win of the year…Made his first career start on the mound on April 11th at Oglethorpe University, allowing two runs (1 ER) in five innings to go along with a career-high seven strikeouts. Prior to Emory: Played four season for the Darien High School baseball program under Head Coach Mike Scott...Served as team captain as a senior...2016 FCIAC Player of the Year...MSG Varsity All-State selection...Named Connecticut Post All-State...Team MVP...Helped Darien capture the 2016 FCIAC Championship. Personal: Born on June 27th...Son of Rich and Denise Brereton. Why he chose Emory? "I chose Emory to continue my baseball career at a fantastic program and to attend a school with an outstanding academic reputation."

2019 Roster »
28 Arjun Thakar RHP
16 Ben DeLaubell RHP
23 Cam Van Hoorebeke LHP
3 Christian Seelhorst RHP
30 Dominic Niman LHP
22 Jack Moore RHP
36 James Judenis RHP
37 James Salemme RHP
29 Ken Turner RHP
19 Mark Faello RHP
21 Matt Shane LHP
11 Ryan Lauk RHP
31 Spencer Fox RHP
13 Tim Pfaffenbichler RHP
24 Tommy Hughes RHP
27 Wesley Lahey RHP
8 Will Nowak RHP
32 Jordan Laske C
14 Sam Loda C
6 Will Reiner C
5 Anthony D'Onofrio IF
17 Brogan Searle-Belanger IF
39 Colin Kelly IF
10 Danny Roth IF
12 Dylan Reynolds 1B
34 Kasey Bass IF
1 Kyle Maves IF
18 Zeke Diamond IF
7 Austin White OF
15 Brandon Miller OF
2 Christian Beal OF
54 Griffin Schneider OF
25 John Orzechowski OF
9 JT Mounce OF
4 Nolan Cloutier OF

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