The Huskies topped URI, 14-4, on Tuesday at J.O. Christian Field
Connecticut moves to 24-21 overall with two setbacks on Saturday at J.O. Christian Field
The Huskies improved to 24-18 overall with a pair of victories on Saturday at FedExPark
Anthony Kay and Tim Cate combined for 21 strikeouts in 15.0 innings of work in a doubleheader on Saturday
Joe Rivera earned his first career win with a 3.1 inning scoreless effort out of the bullpen
UConn vs Georgia Tech NCAA Regional 6/5/16 (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Georgia Tech NCAA (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs Houston American Championship (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConnn vs Memphis American Tournament 5/28/16 gm 2 (photo by Stephen Slade)
UConn vs USF American Tournament (photo by Stephen Slade)
2016 season: An American Athletic Conference Second Team member… Drafted by the Washington Nationals in the 24th round of the 2016 MLB Draft… Named as a member of the ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Second Team… Played in 61 games as the Huskies’ primary centerfield, hitting .258 with a .375 on-base percentage… Led The American with 53 runs scored and ranked seventh with 17 stolen bases… Posted a league-best 45 walks… Finished his career with the second-most steals in program history (82)… Registered 17 multi-hit games and collected six multi-RBI efforts from the top of the Husky order… Smacked a career-best five home runs and drove in 28… Finished 2-for-3 with a pair of runs scored in the Huskies’ American Athletic Conference championship game win over Houston on May 29… Recorded four-RBI afternoons at Memphis (April 30) and against East Carolina (May 7).
2015 Season: American Athletic Conference All-Conference Second Team...NEIBA All-New England First Team...started all 60 games at center field and in the leadoff spot...hit .287 with a .412 on-base percentage...clubbed 12 doubles, two triples and a home run...drove in 35 and scored 54 runs to finish among the league-leaders...led the conference with 33 stolen bases...drew 47 walks, most on the Huskies...recorded 21 multi-hit games, with the Huskies posting a 15-6 record in those contests...made only one error in 131 chances for a .992 fielding percentage with three outfield assists...had an RBI double in the season opener at Florida Atlantic (Feb. 13)...went 2-for-3 with three RBIs vs. Siena (Feb. 23)...had two hits, two RBIs and two stolen bases at No. 23 Kennesaw State (Feb. 27)...stole three bases at FIU (March 7)...went 4-for-8 with five runs scored in the first two games at the BB&T College Baseball Classic (March 14)...had a pair of doubles at William & Mary (March 18)...went 3-for-5 with two doubles and three runs at CCSU (March 25)...had four steals at Hartford (April 8)...drove in a career-high five at Bryant (April 15)...hit two doubles against East Carolina (April 19)...drove in three and stole a base vs. Holy Cross (April 29)...scored three runs at East Carolina (May 1)...smacked his first career home run to lead off at Rhode Island (May 12), part of a three-hit day...hit a go-ahead three-run double at No. 19 Houston (May 14)...hit safely in all four games at The American Championship (May 20-23).
2014 season: Played in all but one game, starting the final 57 contests of the 2014 season in center field...batted .270 with a .364 on-base percentage...led UConn with 27 stolen bases and 34 walks...scored 37 runs and drove in 16, adding three doubles and a triple...recorded 15 multi-hit games, in which the Huskies went 12-3...went 8-for-13 with three runs and three RBIs over three games at the Baseball at the Beach Tournament to earn a nod on The American Weekly Honor Roll (Feb. 24)...went 3-for-6 with an RBI and two steals at Lipscomb (Feb. 28)...notched three hits, two runs and two steals vs. Harvard (March 18)...went 2-for-4 and drove in a pair vs. Rutgers (March 29)...was 3-for-3 with three RBIs and two steals vs. Central Connecticut (April 21)...had eight steals over a five-game stretch from April 27-May 4...scored a season-high three runs at Memphis (May 4) and again vs. Rhode Island (May 13)...went 3-for-5 with two runs and a steal vs. UCF (May 15). 2014 Summer: Made 41 appearances for Laconia Muskrats of the New England Collegiate Baseball League...hit .236 in the regular season with six doubles and a triple...scored 14 runs and added seven RBIs...finished second in the NECBL with 19 stolen bases.
2013 Season: Played in 27 games for the Huskies, making 14 starts... Batted .188 with nine hits in 48 at-bats...Drove in three runs and recorded a total of 10 bases... Stole five bases in six chances... Recorded a three-hit game against Sam Houston State (March 9) to go along with a run scored... Held a .950 fielding percentage.
High School: Played four seasons of varsity baseball for head coach Rob Dowling at Avon Old Farms...served as team captain and received the 2012 Juan Nieves Baseball Player Award...played four seasons of varsity football and basketball serving as team captain and earning MVP honors from both teams...earned All-New England Class A football honors and received honorable mention in basketball...was a Jennings Cup Class Athlete for 2012 and received the Murray Cup Athlete Award for 2011.
Personal: Jack Scully Sundberg. Born: July 21, 1993. Parents: Jack and Kathleen Sundberg. Siblings: Lindsay, Kelley, and Maggie.. Double majoring in human rights and human development and family studies.