33 - Tony Deshler
Tony Deshler
Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Pepperell, Mass.
High School: Lawrence Acad.
Position: 3B/SS
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year avg gp-gs ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb so sb-att
2008.... .366 38-38 164 37 60 6 3 4 33 7 23 17-19
2009.... .288 41-41 156 26 45 7 0 2 18 6 24 5-7
TOTAL... .328 79-79 320 63 105 13 3 6 51 13 47 22-26

2009: Only player to start in all 41 contests at five different positions: third base (18 games), center field (12), left field (4), shortstop (4) and second base (3)... Batted .288 (45-156) with 18 RBI and 26 runs scored... Finished second on the team in hits (45), total bases (58) and multi-hit games (13) and tied for second in runs scored (26) and doubles (7)... Went 7-for-19 (.368) with four runs scored and three RBI on team's February trip to Arizona... Top performance on that trip was a 2-for-4 outing with two RBI and two runs scored in season opener against Whitworth College, an 11-8 win... Hit .393 (11-28) with seven RBI in UAA action... Singled with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth to give the squad a 6-5 win over Case on March 12... Followed it up by going 3-for-5 in the next two games, losses to Washington University and Rochester, driving in five runs in those two contests... Had his third three-hit performance in four games as the Judges topped Bridgewater State, 9-5, in the squad's New England opener on March 18... Went 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles, a run scored and an RBI that tied the game at 5-5 in the ninth... His next multi-hit game on April 4 in a doubleheader opener when he went 3-for-5 with his first home run of the season in a 13-6 win over Clark... Went deep again the next day with a solo shot against Keene State in a losing effort... Had a game-tying double in the top of the seventh against Babson, April 18, as the Judges forced extra innings but lost in ninth ...Went 2-for-4 and crossed the plate twice in a walk-off win for Bowdoin College on April 29... 2008: Became the second-straight Judge to earn UAA Rookie of the Year and First Team All-Association honors...One of only three players to start all 38 contests... Led the team in hits (60), runs scored (37) and total bases (84), while tied for team lead with 33 RBI... Had 19 multi-hit games, including 10 with three hits and one four-hit game... Had 17 stolen bases in 19 attempts, tops on the team... Finished second on the squad in batting average (.366) and slugging percentage (.544) and fourth in on-base percentage (.390)... Claimed UAA honors by hitting .419 in league play (13-31), sixth-best in the circuit, hitting safely in all six league games... Tied for second in the conference in hits (13) and RBI (9)... In his third collegiate contest, helped the Judges to a 10-7 win over Rochester, March 12, by going 3-for-6 with five RBI, driving in runs in four of his six plate appearances... Went 3-for-4 with two runs and an RBI in an 11-0 win over Case, March 13, and drove in the winning run in a 10-7 victory over Emory in a contest that helped clinch a share of the UAA title... Struggled a bit after returning North, but went on an 11-game hitting streak to raise average from .264 to .338, then ended the season on a six-game streak to finish at .366... ... Career-high four hits came in 18-5 win over Johnson & Wales, April 17... Earned first UAA Player of the Week honors on April 28 after a week in which he hit .429 with 11 RBI, seven runs scored and seven extra-base hits - three HR, two 2B, two 3B - including a 3-for-6 performance with four RBI and two homers in a 20-6 win over UMass-Boston, April 23... Followed that up with a 3-for-4 showing with five RBI in an 8-4 win over Roger Williams, April 24... Closed the season with 13 hits in his final 22 at bats, including 3-for-5 with three runs scored in 5-0 win over Rivier in ECAC quarterfinal win, May 7... Academic/Extracurricular: American Studies major with a business minor... Executive Summer Camp director at his high school alma mater, Lawrence Academy over summer of 2009...  High School: Three-sport standout at Lawrence Academy in Groton, Mass.... Three-year starter for the Spartans served as a captain in senior season... Earned first-team All-Independent Scholastic League honors as a junior and senior... Also a member of the cross country and basketball teams... Named to the honor roll all eight semesters.