11 - Rob Griffith
Rob Griffith
Height: 6-2
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lake Ronkonkoma, NY
High School: Sachem North
Position: 1B
Bats/Throws: R/R
Events: R/R

2011: Started 57 games…Led the team in Home Runs (4), Slugging (.488), RBI (44), triples (4), and fielding percentage (1.000)...Led the NEC in RBI and was top 10 in hitting (.335-9th), Slugging (.488-5th), runs (41-T-3rd), hits (70-5th), and triples (4-T-1st)...Hit a grand slam to help beat UCONN 5-4 on 3/15/11…Named to the ALL-NEC First Team at first base...Hit .420 vs. LHP...Did not make an error in 56 games at first base.

2010: Finished 1st on team and 3rd in NEC with .401 BA...Tied for team lead with 67 hits and .455 OBP...Four hits in 3-1 win vs. CCSU 4/16...Hot first collegiate homerun in 12-0 win over Mount St. Mary's 4/23..Collected four hits and four RBI in 14-4 win vs. Mount St. Mary's 4/23...Hit homeruns in both games of a doubleheader split vs. FDU 5/1...Named NEC Player of the Week 5/3, going 9-for-16 (.563) with three homers and nine RBI in the Pioneers three win weekend over FDU...

Before SHU: Played baseball at Sachem High School.  Named All-League twice, All-County, and All-State.

Personal: Robert Griffith.  Born: 7/4/90.  Major: Marketing.  Family: parents Bob and Patti, siblings Chris, James, and Brianna.  Hobbies: Golf, fishing, swimming.  Favorite Teams: Yankees, Giants, Rangers.  Favorite Athletes: Derek Jeter, Evan Longoria.  Favorite Book: Tuesday's With Morrie.  Favorite Movie: Hangover.  Favorite TV Show: Two and a Half Men.  Would like to have dinner with: Martin Luther King.

Year   avg   gp-gs  ab   r    h  2b 3b hr rbi   bb hbp so  ob%  sb-att
2009   .282  34-19 78   13 22 4   0   3  14   5    0   16  .321   4-4
2010   .401  48-47 167 28 67 10 1   5  39   17  3   27  .455   1-2
TOTAL .363  82-66 245 41 89 14  1  8  53   22  3   43  .415   5-6