150 Years
Princeton Baseball BIO
32 Steve Harrington

Princeton Baseball

2012: All-Ivy Honorable Mention outfield selection … played in 30 games, starting 28 … tallied 30 hits, 30 RBI, 16 runs, 10 doubles, two triples and two home runs … went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI at Florida Atlantic (Mar. 3) … went 2-for-4 with a run at South Carolina (Mar. 10) … had two doubles and four RBI at Richmond (Mar. 16, 18) … tallied four hits, including a home run, three runs, five RBI and a double at Navy (Mar. 23, 25) … went 3-for-5 with a run and a triple in game two versus Harvard (Apr. 1) … had a double, two runs and a walk at Rutgers (Apr. 3) … went 7-for-16 with six RBI, two runs, a home run, a double, a triple and a walk in four-game series versus Penn (Apr. 14-15) … tallied three hits, five RBI, two doubles and a run Columbia (Apr. 20-21) … had six hits, three RBI, two doubles, a run and a walk versus Cornell (Apr. 27, 29).

2011: Played in 37 games, making 30 starts in the outfield, at first and as the team’s DH … shared the team's Coaches Award as an improved sophomore … batted .296 with 34 hits in 115 at-bats … drove in 23 runs and scored 12 … had four doubles and a home run … after having one hit in his first 14 at-bats, had two at Georgetown to start an eight-game hit streak … hit a solo homer the next day at Georgetown … had four hits, four RBIs and scored three runs in three games at Navy … singled home a run in a win over Yale … had two hits and scored a run in a win at Rutgers … had three hits and three RBIs in a loss to Columbia … added three hits and three RBIs in a doubleheader sweep of Columbia the following day … had three RBIs and four hits in a doubleheader sweep of Cornell … had five hits, including three doubles, and scored two runs in the Ivy League Championship Series against Dartmouth … drove in three runs in the Ivy clinching game … drove in a run with a sac fly against Texas State at the NCAA Regionals.

2010: Appeared in seven games, making four starts at first base … batted .238 with five hits in 21 at-bats … scored four runs … singled and scored two runs in a loss to Monmouth … had a pinch-hit single and stole a base against Penn … had two singles in a loss to Penn … singled and scored in a win at Rider.

Princeton Squash

2011-12: Went 12-4 playing mostly at the No. 8 spot, and helped Princeton win its first CSA national team title since 1993 … went 2-1 in the CSA championships, and clinched the semifinal victory with an 11-9, 12-10, 14-12 victory over Cornell … won six straight matches late in the season, including a 3-0 victory over Yale … rallied from a 2-0 deficit for a five-game victory over Williams.

2010-11: Was one of Princeton’s most improved players and made national championships debut in CSA semifinal match at Yale; played No. 9 and lost 3-0 to veteran Chris Plimpton … played five matches in Top 10 and two at varsity level and won each … recorded 3-0 wins against both Penn and Navy.

2009-10: Went 3-3 as a freshman on the Princeton men’s squash team.

At William Penn Charter

Lettered in baseball and squash at Penn Charter ... was a first-team all-league outfielder as a senior, batting .400 with three home runs and 21 RBIs ... was also an all-league squash player with a career record of 77-5 ... was a member of two high school national squash championships.

Personal

Son of Stephen and Sharon Harrington ... father attended Yale and works in investing ... mother attended West Virginia and is a homemaker ... has an older sister Shannon that graduated from Stanford and a younger sister Tara ... birthday is Sept. 26.

Career Stats

 Season Avg.  GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI
TB
SLG% BB HBP SO
SF SH SB-ATT PO A E FLD%
2010 .238 7-4 21 4 5 0 0 0 0 5 .238 0 0 7 0 0 1-1 30 1 2
.939
2011 .296 37-30 115 12 34 4 0 1 23 41 .357 6 1 18 2 3 0-1 71 3 1 .987
2012 .288 30-28 104 16 30 10 2 2 30 50 .481 7 0 26 3 2 0-0 42 2 2 .957
Career .288 74-62 240 32 69 14 2 3 53 96 .400 13 1 51 5 5 1-2 143 6 5 .968

 


 Career Highs
 Hits
 3, 3x MR vs. Penn (4/14/12)
 Runs  2, 4x MR vs. Penn (4/14/12)
 RBIs
 3, 6x MR vs. Penn (4/15/12)
 Hitting Streak
 8 Games (3/18/11-4/3/11)

Career Home Runs
1. March 20, 2011 at Georgetown (solo)
2. March 23, 2012 at Navy (solo)
3. April 14, 2012 versus Penn (solo)
Position: Outfield/First Base
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
City/State: Philadelphia, Pa.
High School: Penn Charter
Major: Economics
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