39 - Jonathan Chu
Jonathan Chu
Nickname: Jon
Height: 5-9
Weight: 185
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hollis Hills, N.Y.
High School: Bronx High School of Science
Position: 3B
Bats/Throws: R/R

Click here for 2011 stats

2010: Started every game but one, at four different positions (19 DH, 10 3B, 3 RF, 2 LF)… Hit .325 (40-123), second on the team… Tied for second on squad with 22 RBI… Led squad with .392 on-base percentage, thanks to team-high 10 walks and six hit-b-pitches…Also led team with 13 multi-hit games and tied for first with six multi-RBI contests… Nine doubles, 54 total bases were second on squad for a .439 slugging percentage, third best… Fourth with 30 hits and 20 runs scored… His .319 average (22-69) with runners on base is tops among returners… Reached team-best 65 percent of the time as a lead-off hitter (13-20)… Doubled in three of four contests on season-opening trip to Texas, including two-run double in team's first win of season, a 7-6 win at Trinity (Texas), Feb. 19… Hit first career triple March 10 against Case… Helped Judges to doubleheader sweep of Springfield by going 4-for-6 with three RBI, a double and a run scored… Had two hits in five ABs in split with Framingham State, March 28, knocking in three runs… Had three hits in a game for the first time in the season in 8-7 loss to Johnson and Wales, April 15, driving in two… Had a scorching five-game stretch from April 20 to 29 in which he hit .565 (13-23) with four doubles, one home runs, eight RBI and eight runs scored… Raised his average 56 points from .280 to .336 in that stretch and earned May 3 UAA Hitter of the Week honors… Hit his third career home run on April 23 at Suffolk…Helped Judges to 11-6 win in five innings against UMass Dartmouth on April 27 by going 2-for-3 with two RBI, a double and a sac fly… Had one of the outstanding performances of the season April 28 against Bowdoin, going 5-for-6, the team's best performance of the season… Had two doubles, three RBI and four runs scored as the Judges won a wild 17-15 game… Produced two RBI hits in the decisive eighth inning… 2009: Played and started 34 games, including 16 in LF, 14 at 3B and four at DH… Finished fourth on the team with a .313 batting average and 36 base hits… Led the team with nine doubles and tied for team-high with 11 extra-base hits… Third on squad with 22 RBI, a .443 slugging percentage and tied for third with two home runs… Ten multi-hit games and four multi-RBI games were both fourth-best on the squad… Hit .714 (5-for-7) with the bases loaded… Made a splash in his collegiate debut, going 4-for-5 with two RBI and two doubles in a 19-15 slugfest win over NAIA Hastings College, Feb. 19… Hit safely in his first seven games, highlighted by a game-winning, three-run double in the top of the ninth in the team's first contest up north, a 9-5 win over Bridgewater State on March 18… In a 7-6 win over Salve Regina on March 26, went 3-for-4 with a double, and RBI and a two-out walk in the top of the ninth inning that sparked a two-run comeback rally… That game sparked a career-high eight-game hitting streak… Hit first collegiate home run in the bottom of the first inning of a double header against Trinity College, April 26… On May 1 against Wheaton (Mass.), went 2-for-5 with two runs scored and career-high four RBI… In the Judges' nine-run fourth inning, singled to lead off the frame and scored on a wild pitch… Later in the frame, his second career home run was a grand slam to left-center field... The Judges couldn't hang on, allowing six runs in the final three innings to suffer a 12-9 loss… Academic/Extracurricular: Economics major… High School: Native of Hollis Hills, N.Y... Attended Bronx High School of Science in the Bronx, N.Y….

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%
2009.... .313 34-34 115 16 36 9 0 2 22 51 .443 12 6 8 1 .400 2 0 1-1 30 29 8 .881
2010.... .325 34-34 123 20 40 9 1 1 22 54 .439 10 6 15 2 .392 4 0 1-1 7 17 4 .857
TOTAL... .319 68-68 238 36 76 18 1 3 44 105 .441 22 12 23 3 .396 6 0 2-2 37 46 12 .874