14 Erin Garczynski
14 Erin Garczynski
Height: 5-7
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Norwood, Mass.
High School: Norwood
Position: IF

ACCOLADES:

  • 2018 Northeast-10 Second Team All-Conference
  • 2017 Northeast-10 First Team All-Conference
  • 2016 Northeast-10 Third Team All-Conference
  • 2016 Northeast-10 Conference All-Rookie Team

2017:

  • Started in all 47 games
  • Hit a team-high .431 with seven home runs and a team-best 46 RBI
  • Set the single-season program record with 66 hits
  • Reached base safely in 42 contests, and registered multiple hits 22 times
  • Led the Penmen with a .461 on base percentage, .627 slugging percentage and was tied team lead with 15 extra-base hits
  • Finished 2-for-4 with a home run and drove in five in a 7-6 win over Felician University (2/18)
  • Drove in all-five Penmen runs with three hits and a homer in a 5-4 victory over Dominican College (3/14)
  • Strung together a nine-game hit streak from 3/10 through 3/15, which she hit .500 (16-for-32) with two home runs, three doubles, one triple, 12 RBI and six runs scored
  • Put together a career and season-best 14-game hit streak from 4/13 through 4/29, and she hit .523 (23-for-44) during that stretch with three homers, two doubles, 17 RBI and 11 runs scored
  • Committed just one error in 267 total chances as a catcher, third baseman and outfielder
  • Caught seven runners attempting to steal

2016:

  • Started and appeared in 42 games
  • Hit .341 with five home runs, 22 RBI and 23 runs scored
  • Led the Penmen in on-base percentage at .422 after collecting 45 hits and working 16 walks
  • Finished third on the team in batting average, hits and doubles (8)
  • Slugged .515, which was fifth-best on SNHU
  • Played error-free defense in 133 total chances, and gunned down three would-be base stealers
  • Tallied at least one hits in 28 contests and compiled 12 multi-hit games
  • Put together a nine-game hitting streak from April 14 through April 23 that featured five games of at least two hits, two home runs and five RBI

BEFORE SNHU/PERSONAL:

  • Accounting and Finance major
  • 2015 graduate of Norwood High School
  • Member of the Mustangs' softball, field hockey and basketball programs
  • Hit .656 with three home runs and 32 runs batted in as a senior en route to being named Bay State League Most Valuable Player
  • Four-time Bay State League All-Star, two-time team Most Valuable Player, and Boston Globe and Boston Herald All-Scholastic as a senior
  • Daughter of Andrew and Kate Garczynski
  • Has three siblings named Bryn, Kayla and Ryan
  • Father played football at Temple University, mother played field hockey at both Purdue and Saint Joseph's University, and sister Kayla plays field hockey at Anna Maria College
  • Lists Lauren Chamberlain as her favorite athlete