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- Ryan Prinzing
Ryan Prinzing

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Oswego, Ill.

High School:
Oswego HS

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 190

Position:
OF

B/T:
L/R



2013 (Junior)
- Named to the Capital One Academic All-America Team
- Appeared in all 59 games, making 57 starts at designated hitter and in the outfield
- Finished the season with a team-high .335 (68-for-203) batting average, which ranked third in Conference USA
- Ranked first in Conference USA for on-base percentage (.441) and lead the team in runs (38)
- Hit a team-high three home runs, with those coming against Troy (March 12), Marshall (March 29), and Rice (May 3)
- Hit 11 doubles, two triples, and 32 RBI on the season
- Posted a slugging percentage of .453, which ranked eighth in Conference USA
- Earned Conference USA Hitter of the Week honors following the Tulane series (May 19)
- Strung together a seven-game hit streak from April 24 to March 4
- Recorded four RBI in two separate contests
- Scored two-or-more runs in nine different games and had six games with three or more hits
- Registered two runs on two hits with four RBI against Rice (May 3)
- Earned Capital One Academic All-District 4 honors
- Named to the Conference USA All-Academic Team and Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2012 (Sophomore)
- Started 28 games and appeared in 42 total contests
- Of his 28 starts, 19 came at designated hitter, while the other nine came in the outfield
- Registered a .292 (30-for-104) batting average with 16 runs scored, three doubles, and eight RBI
- Recorded team-highs with a .439 on-base percentage and seven hit by pitches
- One of two players on the Blazers that walked (21) more than struck out (16)
- Collected multiple hits eight times, including a career-high three-hit game vs. Houston (April 27)
- Hit .333 (4-for-12) as a pinch hitter to lead the Blazers
- Had two hits and two RBI against Connecticut (March 16)
- Roped a pair of hits at No. 3 Florida State at the Tallahassee Regional (June 1)
- Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
- Played summer baseball for the Oswego Cats of the Chicago Suburban Baseball League

2011 (Freshman)
- Saw action in nine games, making three starts
- Collected a .231 batting average, roping three hits in 13 at bats
- Knocked in four runs and reached base at a .353 clip
- Went 2-for-3 with a double and RBI at Utah (May 21)
- Started a Conference USA Tournament game versus Memphis and recorded an RBI single
- Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (May 27)

High School/Prep
- A three-year starter for head coach Chris Neitzel at Oswego HS
- A three-time All-Area and All-Conference selection
- Won his team's offensive MVP award three years in a row
- Selected as his team's Rookie of the Year in 2008
- Helped Oswego HS to a sectional championship in 2009
- Hit .457 as a senior
- Broke the Oswego HS career records for hits, doubles, RBI, runs scored, total bases, walks, and most times on base
- Earned a spot on the honor roll all four years of high school

Personal
Ryan Robert Prinzing ... born July 21, 1991 ... parents are Tom and Jane Prinzing ... has three brothers ... majoring in business management.