15 Josh Scharff
15 Josh Scharff
Birth Date: 8/8/1990
Height: 5-10
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: St. Louis, Mo.
High School: Ladue Horton Watkins
Position: 1B/OF
Major: History
Bats/Throws: L/L
Residential College: Trumbull

2013: Made 30 appearances with 25 starts as Yale’s designated hitter … Finished with a .284 batting average (25-for-88) with two doubles, one home run, 11 RBIs and eight runs scored … Belted a two-run home run in a loss at Virginia on March 19 … Recorded seven multi-hit games … Went 3-for-4 with two walks, two RBIs and two runs scored in a 15-5 win vs. UConn on April 3.

2012: Made 43 appearances with 40 starts with 37 starts at DH. … Finished with a .217 batting average (30 hits in 138 at-bats) with a home run, a team-high two triples, seven doubles, 13 RBIs and eight runs scored. … Recorded six multi-hit games, including five two-hit games and one three-hit game. … Went 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs in the second game of the season-opening doubleheader at Virginia Tech on March 3. … Went 2-for-5 with a double, three RBIs and two runs scored in the win over Bowling Green on March 8 … Went 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI in the second game of a doubleheader with Harvard on April 15.

2011: Made 27 appearances with 18 starts, finishing with a .282 batting average (20 hits, 71 at-bats), including four doubles, two triples, one home run and 11 RBIs. … Tied for the team lead in triples (2), and finished third on the team in slugging percentage (.437) and fourth in on-base percentage (.386).

2010: Appeared in 16 games, making four starts... Batted .222 (4-for-18) with three doubles and one RBI.

At Yale: Resident of Trumbull College. History major.

Stuper Says: "Over the course of his high school career, Josh was consistently ranked as one of the top power hitters in the St. Louis area. We hope he brings that same level of consistency to our offense."