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17 Shannon Puthe

2016 All-MAAC First Team
2017 All-MAAC Second Team
2016 Second Team All-Northeast Region

2016: Named First Team All-MAAC and Second Team Northeast Region…Played in 49 contests, starting 43 times…Led the Jaspers in batting average (.368), runs scored (40), doubles (11) and triples (4)…Ranked second on the squad with 49 hits…Stole 26 bases, one shy of the single-season program record…Put together a .467 batting average in conference play…Placed second in the MAAC in triples, fourth in runs, and sixth in batting average and stolen bases…Batted leadoff 19 times, with Manhattan going 13-6 in those games…Made first start against George Mason on Feb. 20 and ripped a pair of hits, including a double, while also scoring two runs…Tripled and later came around with the winning run in the sixth inning of a 5-4 victory over Hartford on March 1…Tallied three hits, three stolen bases and three runs scored at Hampton on March 5…Ripped an RBI triple and later scored against Sacred Heart on March 26…Started a game-winning three-run rally with a pinch-hit double against Stony Brook on March 30…Drove in the tying run in the seventh inning of the Jaspers' 4-3 win at Marist on April 10…Led off the game with a triple against Wagner on April 11…Put together a 10-game hitting streak from April 17-28, including a four consecutive two-hit contests from April 24-28…Moved permanently into the leadoff spot against Niagara on April 23 and belted a two-run homer in the second inning of game one…Contributed two hits and three RBIs in game two of the doubleheader against Canisius on April 24…Finished a combined 4-for-6 with four runs scored and an RBI in the doubleheader sweep of Fairfield on April 28…After collecting two hits and scoring twice in game one, recorded a double and a game-tying solo home run in the nightcap…Reached base all four times on three singles and a walk, while also swiping three bags, in game one of the twinbill with Iona on May 5…Went 2-for-2 with two runs scored and three stolen bases in game one of the doubleheader at Saint Peter's on May 7…Ended up a home run short of the cycle in game two against the Peacocks.

2015 (at Saint Joseph's): Appeared in 11 games, including one start…Recorded first collegiate hit, a single, against Hampton on March 10…Scored three runs on the season.

Before Manhattan: A four-year starter at Clearview Regional High School…Hit .418 as a junior to earn all-conference honors…Also played for the NJ Gators Gold club team.

Personal: Daughter of Kurt and Dorothy…Has one sister, Halle…Majoring in electrical engineering…Born on February 20, 1996.

Position: Outfield
Height: 5'5"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Mullica Hill, N.J.
High School: Clearview Regional/Saint Joseph's
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