• Biography - Joe Charron / Baseball    
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   Class   Senior
   Position   OF
 Height / Weight   5-8 / 175
   Hometown   Schaghticoke, N.Y.
   High School   LaSalle Institute
 
   

As a Junior (2009):

Ranked 14th in the nation with eight sacrifice flies
Started all 52 games
Produced nine multi-RBI games and 13 multi-hit games
Batting average of .282
Was 8-of-9 in stolen base attempts
Hit .417 with two home runs and four RBI at NCAA Regional
Belted two-run home run against East Carolina in BU's first-ever NCAA game and later added an RBI groundout and a solo home run for a 3-for-5, four RBI performance
Produced a five-RBI day against NJIT on April 26
Hit home run with three RBI in America East championship-clinching win over Albany

As a Sophomore (2008):

Finished the season batting .300 with a team-high 43 RBIs
Also led the team with eight home runs and 18 doubles
Stole six bases in eight attempts
Twice drove in five runs in a game, April 12 against UMBC and May 11 against Hartford
Had 19 multi-hit games
Owned an eight game hitting streak
Drove in multiple runs in nine games
Started 56 games
Led team in slugging percentage with a .500 percentage
Made one appearance as a pitcher

As a Freshman (2007):

Named to the America East All-Rookie team
Two-time America East Rookie of the Week for weeks ending April 1 and April 8
Started 36 games and appeared in 38
Batted .282 with 15 RBI, 21 runs and a .504 slugging percentage
Lead team and ranked fifth in America East with six home runs
Drew 21 walks
Had six stolen bases
Went 2-2 with four runs and three RBI on April 7 vs. Albany
Had a six-game hitting streak from Mar. 11 to Mar. 31
Also made four appearances as a pitcher
Played for the Albany Athletics in the Albany Twilight League over the summer

In High School:

Four year varsity letter winner
Two-time first team all-area selection
2006 Times Union Player of the Year
All-state third team in 2005
All-state second team in 2006
Led team to a section championship
Also played football in high school

Personal:

Born December 19, 1987
Parents are Kathy and Victor Charron
Majoring in accounting