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Zach Sterry
Zach  Sterry

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mansfield, Ohio

High School:
Lexington

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 226

Position:
INF/OF

Bats/Throws:
L/R

Major:
Communications


06/15/2017

OAKLAND BASEBALL 2017 REVIEW

The Golden Grizzlies won their first-ever Horizon League Tournament game in 2017

06/14/2017

STERRY EARNS ABCA/RAWLINGS ALL-REGION HONORS

The former Oakland first basemen tabbed second team accolades

06/13/2017

STERRY SELECTED BY RED SOX IN EIGHTH ROUND OF MLB DRAFT

Sterry ranked inside the Horizon League's top-10 in six major offensive categories

05/23/2017

OAKLAND LANDS FOUR ON ALL-LEAGUE TEAMS

Tyler Pagano, Zach Sterry, Emerson Misch and Tyler Trovinger earned all-league honors

05/20/2017

2017 Baseball Senior Day Quotes

05/11/2016

Highlights

05/08/2016

Highlights

04/27/2016

Highlights

05/20/2017

Oakland vs. Northern Kentucky (Senior Day)

Oakland vs. Northern Kentucky (Senior Day) May 20, 2017

05/10/2017

Oakland vs. Western Michigan

Oakland vs. Western Michigan 5/10/2017

04/26/2017

Oakland vs. Central Michigan at Jimmy John's Field

Oakland hosted Central Michigan for the first Division I baseball game at Jimmy John's Field

05/21/2016

Oakland vs. Milwaukee (Senior Day)

The Oakland baseball team faced Milwaukee in the final home game of the season on Senior Day

05/11/2016

Oakland vs. Western Michigan

The Oakland baseball team hosted Western Michigan for a midweek contest at the Oakland Baseball Field

Game-By-Game Stats | Career Stats

2017:
Appeared and started in 48 games at first base, missing the last 11 games with a broken hand
▪ Selected in the eighth round (251st overall) by the Boston Red Sox in the 2017 MLB Draft
▪ Became the second-highest draft pick out of Oakland

All-Horizon League second team selection
Led the team with a .346 batting average with 14 doubles, one triple, 13 home runs and 44 RBIs
▪ Drew 30 walks and stole seven bases on eight attempts
Led the Horizon League in slugging percentage at .643
Also ranked inside the conference’s top-10 in batting average (4th), total bases (6th, 119), walks (9th), on-base percentage (3rd, .441), RBIs (8th) and home runs (4th)
Reached base safely for 38 consecutive games from Feb. 24 to May 7
Ranked 34th in the NCAA in slugging percentage
▪ Finished the season as Oakland's all-time leader in career putouts with 1,232. The only player in history to surpass the 900 and 1,000 mark.
▪ Completed his career also ranking inside the program's top-10 in games played (8th, 177), at-bats (7th, 657), hits (6th, 201), RBIs (7th, 117), doubles (2nd, 46), home runs (4th, 24) and total bases (3rd, 325)


2016

▪ Made 47 appearances while starting 46 games
▪ Ended season hitting .301 with a .466 slugging percentage
▪ Led team with 15 doubles
▪ Totaled 27 RBIs and 36 runs scored
▪ Led the team in sacrifice bunts (6) and second in sacrifice flies (4)
▪ Named Horizon League Batter of the Week on March 28 after going 6-for-12 with a .571 on-base percentage and a .917 slugging percentage in a three-game sweep at Northern Kentucky
▪ Went 4-for-4 with a home run, four RBIs and three runs scored in Horizon League Championship vs. UIC on May 25
▪ Drove in five runs with a home run and a double against Olivet on April 13
▪ Collected two hits, two RBIs, and scored two runs vs. Valparaiso on April 15

2015
▪ Played and started in 42 games
▪ Hit .288 with team-best 28 RBIs
▪ Second on the team with four home runs
▪ Held teams longest hitting streak of season at 17 and reached base safely in final 28 consecutive games
▪ Drove in six runs with two home runs in series against UIC (May 8-9)
▪ Tallied three RBIs at Youngstown State (April 3)
▪ Recorded two doubles at Southern Miss (March 7)
▪ Collected two hits and two RBIs at Valparaiso (April 11)

2014:
▪ Named to Horizon League All-Freshman Team
▪ Played in 40 games, making 34 starts
▪ Hit .279 with a .390 slugging percentage
▪ Second on the team with three home runs and drove in 18 runs
▪ Blasted two home runs with four RBIs against Milwaukee (May 10)

High School:
▪ Four-year letterwinner for Jeff Strickler
▪ Two-time All-State selection
▪ Three-time All-Conference and All-District selection
▪ Hit .434 with four home runs and 18 stolen bases in junior season

Personal:
Full Name: Zachary Quinn Sterry
Birthdate: June 4, 1994
Parents: Roger and Kim Sterry

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