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3 Billy Arendt

At Princeton
2016: First team All-Ivy League … Played and started in 42 games … Ranked second in the Ivy League in walks (26) and tied for third in runs (30) … In Ivy League play, placed in the top ten in walks (first), home runs (second), runs (third), on-base percentage (fourth), slugging percentage (seventh), total bases (ninth) … Started slowly by hitting .203 in March before finishing the season with a .310 average over the final two months … Did not make an error in the field after April 3 … First multi-hit outing came at Georgetown (Mar. 18) … Recorded four hits in series at Navy (Mar. 26-27) … Hit a walk-off double in the Ivy League opener vs. Dartmouth (Apr. 2) … First home run was vs. Dartmouth (Apr. 2) … Secured five RBI, scored four runs and had three hits in team’s 25-7 win at Brown (Apr. 10) … Went on a stretch of 10 consecutive plate appearances of reaching base during the Penn series (Apr. 16-17), leading to Ivy League Player of the Week accolade (Apr. 19) … Hit a home run in three straight games (Apr. 10-16) … Scored twice and had two hits at Columbia (Apr. 23) … Season-high four hits in game two of the Ivy League Championship Series vs. Yale (May 15) … Tripled and scored twice vs. No. 15 Louisiana in the NCAA Tournament (June 3) … Nabbed two hits and a run scored vs. Sam Houston State in the NCAA Tournament (June 4). 

2015: Played and started all 39 games … All-Ivy League Honorable Mention … Team-best 13 multi-hit games … Led the team in runs (22) … Second on the team in batting average (.299), RBI (14), doubles (9) and home runs (2) … Began the year with a season-best nine-game hitting streak (Feb. 27-Mar. 15) and 19-game on-base streak (Feb. 27-Mar. 29) … Hit a home run in the season-opener vs. No. 2 LSU (Feb. 27) … Three straight contests with at least two hits (Mar. 7-8) … Perfect day at the plate at Seton Hall (Mar. 24), going 2-for-2 with three walks … Started Ivy League play with hits in three of the first four games (Mar. 29-30) … Six consecutive Ivy League games with a hit (Apr. 4-11) … Hit second home run of the season at Monmouth (Apr. 8) … Two runs scored and two hits vs. Columbia (Apr. 11) … Had two hits vs. Cornell (Apr. 24).

2014:
Started all 39 games for Princeton last season… batted .225 with seven doubles, two homers, seven RBI and 13 runs scored… hit safely in 21 games… had six multi-hit games… was 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI against Virginia (Mar. 20)… went 5-for-7 with a double in a doubleheader against Navy (Mar. 22)… Was 2-for-3 with a run scored against Harvard (Apr. 16)… recorded a hit in 4-of-7 at-bats in a twinbill against Penn (Apr. 20).

2013: Played in 39 games, making 38 starts… hit .231 (31-for-134)… amassed 13 runs, 12 doubles, 10 RBI and a home run… had 16 walks and was 2-for-3 in stolen base attempts… first career hit was a double at Maryland (Mar. 1)… tallied two hits, a pair of walks and a double at Maryland (Mar. 2)… went 2-for-4 with a run and an RBI at Stetson (Mar. 10)… was 3-for-4 with a double and a run at Elon (Mar. 20)… went 2-for-4 with two runs and a double at Dartmouth (Apr. 6)… hit first career home run, a three-run bomb at Harvard (Apr. 7).

Before Princeton
Second Baptist: Four-year letterwinner in baseball at Second Baptist... batted .447 as a senior playing SS/RHP with 31 runs scored, 14 doubles, one triple, eight home runs, 31 RBI and a .825 slugging percentage in 2012... named Louisville Slugger Pre-Season High School All-American Team Honorable Mention in 2012... Under Armour Pre-Season All American in 2011-2012... ranked by Perfect Game "Top 1000" in 2011... 2012 TPSCA All Star "South" Team... 2012 HABCA All Star "North Team"... named All-Houston Private School-4A Hitter of the Year in 2012... lead Houston TAPPS 4A in Home Runs in 2012... 2012 Houston Astros All Greater Houston Preseason High School Team... Varsity H.S. team captain in 2012... earned the Golden Eagle Award in 2012... 2012 TAPPS 4A First Team All-State Baseball... 2012 TAPPS 4A-District 4 All-District MVP...  2012 TAPPS 4A-District 4 First Team All-District Shortstop... earned TAPPS 4A Academic All-State in 2011 and 2012... 2011 TAPPS 4A State All-Tournament Shortstop... selected to Texas Ranger Area Code tryouts in 2011... named H5AB Pre-Season "All Houston" Team in 2011... named Houston Top 10 Power Hitters in 2011... 2010 TAPPS 4A All-State Honorable Mention.

Personal: Full name is William Eugene Arendt III, born July 19, 1994... youngest child of Bill and Rossana Arendt...  has two older sisters, Gigi and Christi... 2012 National Hispanic Recognition Scholar... 2012 Science National Honor Society... 2011-2012 AP Scholar... 2011 Florence Weaver National Honor Society... 2010 HOBY Leadership Award-Hugh O'Brian... 2010-2012 Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica... earned the Christian Leadership Award four consecutive years 2009-2012. 

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%
2013 .231 39-38 134 13 31 12 0 1 10 46 .343 16 1 31 2 1 2-3 51 107 15 .913
2014 .225 39-39 129 13 29 7 0 2 7 42 .326 13 2 23 2 2 2-3 35 86 14 .896
2015 .299 39-39 144 22 43 9 2 2 14 62 .431 13 1 16 2 0 2-3 40 103 8 .947
2016 .277 42-42 155 30 43 7 1 4 18 64 .413 26 1 24 1 0 1-4 29 79 4 .964
Career .260 159-158 562 78 146 35 3 9 49 214 .381 68 5 94 7 3 7-13 155 375 41 .928
Position: Infielder
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 170
Year: Senior
Hometown: Houston, Texas
High School: Second Baptist
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