14 Sam Franklin
14 - Sam Franklin
Height: 6-1
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wilmette, Ill.
High School: New Trier
Position: OF
Major: Economics
Bats/Throws: R/R
House Affiliation: Kirkland

Senior (2011):
Was 2-for-4 with a double and a pair of RBI at Jacksonville State (3/5) ... Was 2-for-4 with a stolen base at Wofford 3/13 ... Was 2-for-3 at Charlotte on 3/20 ... Was 4-for-6 in a win at NYIT on 3/26 ... Was 2-for-5 with a double vs. Holy Cross on 3/30 ... Had two walks and two sacrifice bunts in a win against Yale on 4/24 ... Had a hit against BC in the Beanpot championship game at Fenway Park.

Junior (2010):
Batted .310 during Ivy League play with a .398 on-base-percentage ... Batted .467 against lefties and .409 with runners in scoring position ... Was 2-for-4 with a double, two RBI and two runs scored in a season-opening win over Notre Dame (3/6) ... Was 3-for-5 with a double and an RBI in a 6-5 win at Stetson (3/6) ... Was on base eight times and stole all five bases that he attemped in three games at the Metrodome Tournament (3/12-14) ... Ivy League Honor Roll on 3/22 ... Had three hits and a stolen base at UNC Greensboro (3/17) ... Scored three runs in a win at Hartford (3/28) ... On base all four plate appearances with two hits, two runs and two RBI in a 12-9 win over Penn on (4/10) ... Was 2-for-4 with two RBI against Boston College (4/14) ... Was 5-for-8 with seven RBI in a DH sweep of Brown on 4/19 ... Was 2-for-3 with an HBP against Massachusetts on 4/21 ... Had three hits and was on base six times in a doublheader against Yale on 4/29 ... Had a pair of hits in the second game of a twinbill at Dartmouth on 5/2.

Sophomore (2009):
Appeared in 12 games and made six starts ... Started at DH against Princeton on 4/5 and was 1-for-2 with a walk and a stolen base.

Freshman (2008):
Appeared in six games and made three starts as a freshman. 

High School:
Played varsity baseball and basketball at New Trier High School ... Three-time All-CSL performer in baseball ... Served as captain on a team that placed second at state for baseball.