|26 Bryce Harman|
Williams-Sutton Collects Four Hits, Lanier Notches First Collegiate Win
Harman Smacks Fourth Home Run Highlighting ECU's Five-Run Second Inning
Pirates Register First Tie Since 2012
Brown, Harman And Mozingo Hit Home Runs And Drive In Four Runs Apiece
Kruczynski Strikes Out Eight While Harman Belts Second Home Run Of The Season
All-Conference candidate that will once again man first base … Can hit for power in the middle of the lineup … Belted 14 home runs with 22 multi-hit and 12 multi-RBI career games … 2015: Started all 58 games played (57/1B, 1/DH) … Batted .244 (50-for-205) with seven home runs, 27 RBI and 35 runs scored … Laced a team-high 12 doubles while adding a pair of triples … Drew 23 walks and struck out 51 times … Was hit 12 times to rank second on the team while also standing sixth in the league … Set single-season record with 570 putouts topping ECU Hall of Famer Chad Tracy’s mark of 539 back in 2000 … Committed seven errors in 604 chances posting a .988 fielding percentage … Turned 50 double plays while recording 27 assists … Recorded 11 multi-hit and seven multi-RBI games – the latter standing second on the team … Tallied season-long four-game hit streak from March 10-14 where he batted .588 (10-for 17) with six RBI, five runs, two doubles and a pair of walks … Also added five three-game hit streaks including a three-game stretch to end the season … Scored at least one run in nine-straight games from March 10-22 including a season-high three against Princeton (Mar. 17) … Opened the season reaching base in 24 consecutive games until going 0-for-4 against Memphis on Mar. 29, which was a new career-high streak … Batted anywhere from third to eighth in the Pirates’ lineup … ECU posted a 39-18 in games which he started at first, while going 12-6 when he batted in the three-hole … For the second year in a row, belted a pair of home runs in a game against Tulane (April 3) … Tallied a personal-best nine total bases vs. the Green Wave (April 3) … Hit home runs against Elon, Tulane (two), Connecticut (two), Houston and Cincinnati … Collected at least one hit in 34 of 58 games played … Drove in at least one run in 15 games (had five 3-RBI contests) … Scored at least one run in a game 28 times … Drew at least one walk 20 times with a season-high three at Elon (Mar. 15) … Added RBI sac flies against Albany (Mar. 1) and Monmouth (Mar. 8) … Tallied five game winning RBI (Albany, Elon, UConn/twice, Houston) … Six of his seven home runs came in league play … He also batted .176 (15-for-85) with two doubles, 12 RBI and scored eight runs in the AAC … Started all four games in the AAC Tournament batting .133 (2-for-15) with a pair of runs scored … Recorded a hit in both games of the Coral Gables Regional finishing with a team second-best .333 (2-for-6) average … Also ranked among the team leaders (top 5) in slugging percentage (second/.424), strikeouts (second), total bases (second/87), runs scored (third), RBI (t3rd), fielding percentage (fourth), starts (fourth), total plate appearances (fourth/242), walks (fourth) and at-bats (fifth) … Registered double-digit putouts 31 times with a season-high 16 vs. Memphis (Mar. 28) … Stood third on the team with 10 two-out RBI.
2014: Earned Conference USA All-Freshman Team honors following initial season with the Pirates … Played in 53 games making 49 starts (41/1B, 3/LF,5/DH) … Led the team with seven home runs, which also ranked fifth in the league … Batted .244 (42-for-172) with three doubles, 21 RBI and 23 runs scored … Made collegiate debut against James Madison (Feb. 15) going 1-for-4 at the plate … First career hit was a single to left center in the sixth frame … Smacked first collegiate home run came in the first inning (three-run shot) against Wake Forest (Mar. 12) in Wilson, N.C. at Fleming Stadium … Later that week, belted a pair of solo home runs in ECU’s 13-3 eight inning win against Tulane (Mar. 15) in game two of the doubleheader … Also added homers against Old Dominion (April 13), FIU (May 3), Southern Miss (May 10, May 21) with the last coming in the C-USA Championship opening game … Recorded lone game-winning RBI at Charlotte (Mar. 21) with a bases loaded walk (four-straight pitches) in the top of the ninth inning scoring Drew Reynolds … Collected 11 multi-hit and five multi-RBI games – the latter ranking second on the club … Drove in a career-best five RBI against NC Central (Mar. 26) going 3-for-4 at the plate with a run scored … Recorded a career-best three hits on three occasions (NC Central, ODU, FIU) … Scored three runs at ODU (April 13) in ECU’s 12-7 (12 inning) victory … Posted career-best five-game hit streak from Mar. 22-28 where he batted .444 (8-for-18) five RBI and scored a run in all five contests … Collected three doubles (Campbell, Western Kentucky and Southern Miss) … Was a perfect 4-of-4 on the base paths leading the team with a 1.000 stolen base percentage … Stole bases against Wake Forest, Charlotte, NC Central and NC State … Reached base safely in eight-straight games (Mar. 15-28) … Drew a career-high three walks at Charlotte (Mar. 21) and at least one free pass in 21 contests … Scored multiple runs in a game four times and at least one in 18 games … In 41 starts at first base, ECU posted a 26-15 record … Registered double-digit putouts 18 times with a career-high 18 at Southern Miss (May 10) … Reached base three times as a result of being hit by a pitch – twice against Charlotte (Mar. 22) in game one of a doubleheader … Recorded nine two-out RBI to rank seventh on the team … Ranked among the team leaders in walks (2nd/23), sac flies (t2nd/3), slugging percentage (4th/.384), on-base percentage (5th/.338), runs (fifth), total bases (5th/66) … Committed four errors in 418 chances for a .990 fielding percentage … Recorded 388 putouts, 26 assists and helped turn 31 double plays … Batted primarily in the fifth through seventh spots in the lineup (44 games) … In league play, batted .244 (22-for-90) with a five home runs (team leader), 10 RBI and 13 runs scored.
2014 Summer: Split time between the Cape Cod Baseball League (Bourne Braves) and Northwoods League (Kalamazoo Growlers) … Batted .349 (15-for-34) in 10 games with the Growlers … Recorded four extra base hits, drove in five and walked four times … Also tossed an inning of scoreless relief.
Lloyd C. Bird High School: Drafted in the 27th round of the 2013 Major League Baseball First- Year Amateur Draft by the Washington Nationals (pick 826) … Seven-time letterwinner at L.C. Bird High School (baseball 4, basketball 3) … Two time team captain for the Skyhawks (junior, senior) under coach Doug Wagner … As a freshman batted .415 with two home runs and eight RBI … Followed that with a breakout year as a sophomore earning Virginia All-State honors where he batted .489 with six round trippers, 27 RBI and nine walks … Also earned all-district, all region honors and Second-Team All-Metro by the Richmond Times-Dispatch … As a junior batted .395 with a home run, seven RBIs and 26 walks … On the mound posted a 6-1 record with 79 strikeouts in 46 innings and a 1.80 ERA … Earned First Team Virginia (5AAA Dominion) All-District honors as a designated hitter and second-team accolades as a pitcher … Named 2012 First-Team Preseason Underclassmen All-American by Perfect Game … During senior season batted .439 with 11 doubles and 28 walks … Unanimous First-Team 5AAA Dominion All-District selection … Tabbed 5AAA Dominion District Co-Offensive Player-of-the-Year … Named Second-Team AAA Virginia All-State … Honor Roll student … Preseason Second-Team Rawlings All-America and First-Team All-Atlantic Region selection by Perfect Game … Following senior season was rated as the 75th-best prospect in the country (fourth-best first-baseman) by Perfect Game … Top first baseman prospect and third overall best prospect in Virginia by Perfect Game … Played summer ball with fellow Pirate Charlie Yorgen and the Richmond Braves National Team under Coach Tommy Mayers … Named to the 2012 WWBA World Championship, 2012 17U BCS Finals and 2012 WWBA 17U National Championship All-Tournament Teams … Participated in 2010 PG WWBA Grads/15U National Championships (Marietta, Ga.), 2010-11 PG WWBA Underclass World Championships (Ft. Myers, Fla.), 2011-12 PG WWBA Grads/16U National Championships (Marietta, Ga.), 2011 12 PG WWBA World Championships (Jupiter, Fla.), 2011-12 PG WWBA Grads/17U National Championships (Marietta, Ga.), 2012 East Coast Professional Showcase (Syracuse, N.Y.), 2012 17U PG BCS Finals (Ft. Myers, Fla.) and 2012 USA Baseball Tournament of Stars (Dixie) … Member of Rachel’s Challenge Club … VHS Leadership Representative.
Personal: Full name is Bryce Norman Harman … Born Nov. 4, 1994 … Son of Kathy and Alvin Harman … Has one sibling (Brian) … Majoring in communications with a concentration in interpersonal/organizational communication … Two-time ECU Director of Athletics Honor Roll (Fall 2014, Fall 2015) … Named to 2014-15 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.