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22 Kerry Cook

2016: Played in 47 games as the first baseman for the Lions … named College Sports Madness Second Team Preseason All-Ivy League … named the Ivy League Player of the Week on April 19 … member of the Ivy League weekly honor roll on March 22 … finished ranked sixth in the conference and 130th in the nation as toughest to strikeout after only 10 K’s on the year for an average of 16.5 at bats before a strikeout … finished third on the team with a .297 batting average after posting up seven doubles, a triple and a home run while working six walks and driving in 15 RBI …  only committed four errors in 47 games at first base … led team with 14 multi-hit games including a 4-for-5 performance with six RBI and a home run against Cornell (April 16).

2015: Appeared in 41 games getting the starting nod in 40 of those contests at first base ... Finished the year batting .299 with 40 hits, six doubles, one triple, one homer and 13 RBI with nine multi-hit games ... Went 2-for-5 with a homer, two RBI, and three runs in the first win of the season against Siena (2/20) ... Went 2-for-3 with a run in a win over Northern Iowa (2/27) ... Had another 2-for-3 outing with a double and two RBI against St. Bonaventure (3/15) ... Smacked a double and scored a run while going 2-for-3 at San Diego (3/20 Game 2) ... Scored a run and drove in one in a 2-for-3 outing against Harvard (3/27 Game 1) ... Went 4-for-8 in two wins at Brown (4/4) including a 3-for-3 effort in the second game ... Drove in two runs in a 2-for-4 game against Fairleigh Dickinson (4/8) ... Also went 2-for-4 against Princeton (4/12 Game 2) and Cornell (4/19 Game 2).

 

2014: Named honorable mention All-Ivy League … Played in 32 games, starting 23 at second base or as the designated hitter… Batted .303 with nine runs scored … Hit a pinch-hit game-winning home run in the sixth inning against Brown (Mar. 28/ Game 1) … In a doubleheader at Cornell, went 5-for-8 with one run scored.

Marlborough School: Four-year letterwinner in softball and one year in soccer ... First team All-CIF Div. 5 ... Picked up Sunshine League Pitcher of the Year honors as a sophomore … MVP of the Sunshine League in 2012 ... Played for So Cal Diamonds club team and helped lead the So Cal Pumas to 9th place in the Premier Girls Fastpitch.

Personal: Plans to major in Biomedical Engineering ... Member of Cum Laude Honors Society … Daughter of Margaret and William Cook and sister of former teammate '15CC Alix Cook ... Mother played volleyball at the University of Arizona ... Born October 5, 1994.

CAREER STATISTICS
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%
2014 .303 32-23 76 9 23 3 0 1 6 29 .382 3 0

15

0 .329 0 2 0-0 1 1 1 .667
2015 .299 41-40 134 14 40 6 1 1 13 51 .381 0 0 11 0 .299 1 3 0-1 260 11 7 .975
2016  .297  47-47 165 19 49 7 1 1 15 61 .370 6 2 10 1 .329 0 2 2-3 281 12 4 .987
TOTAL .299 120-110 375 42 112 16 2 3 34 141 .376 9 2 36 1 .318 1 7 2-4 542 24 12 .979
Position: First Base
Year: Junior
Hometown: El Segundo, Calif.
High School: Marlborough
College: SEAS
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