3 Harry Koulos
3 Harry Koulos
Birth Date: 09/11/1989
Height: 6-0
Weight: 160
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Long Beach, Calif.
High School: Woodrow Wilson
Position: OF/C
2009: Appeared in nine games, including one start...Batted .500 (4-for-8) with three runs batted in... Appeared and scored twice as a pinch runner ...Went 3-for-5 with an RBI in his first appearance and start of the season at Towson on March 18...Picked up his first career extra-base hit, a two-run double, at Brown on April 26.

2008: Played in eight games after making the team as a walk-on...Made first appearance as a defensive replacement at Davidson on March 9...Got first at-bat at South Carolina on March 12, in the ninth...Recorded first career hit, a pinch-hit single, at Hartford on April 23...Made first career start, playing left field, in game two of a doubleheader at Brown on April 26.

Stuper Says: "Harry is a very good defensive outfielder who can go get the ball. He is one of our better runners and will be used in a variety of roles. He is a very good guy to have on the club."

Getting to Know Harry
Parents' Names: Peter and Emily Koulos
Major: History
Best Athletic Moment: Beating Puerto Rico to win a Gold Medal at the 2006 Volleyball Junior Olympics
Favorite MLB Team: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
Favorite MLB Player: Roger Maris
Biggest Inspiration: My blind grandfather, Dr. Jack Spirtos, who taught me that knowledge is power
Pregame Superstition: Always wear my pants up
One word to describe yourself as a person: Confident
One word to describe yourself as a player: Sharp
Why Yale?: I have the chance to wear the Yale uniform, take classes in the best history department in the country, learn from amazing fellow students, and take advantage of opportunities that will later help me support a family and make a difference in the world.
Which of your Yale teammates would make the best baseball coach and why?: Gant Elmore because he is encouraging, energetic, and loves the game.
Which of your Yale teammates do you admire most and why?: Davis Stanley. He has been an invaluable teammate and mentor with his catching knowledge, humble attitude, humor and patience.

Year       Avg  GP-GS    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   TB  SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB%  SF  SH  SB-ATT   PO   A   E  FLD%
2008....  .083   8-1     12    0    1   0   0   0    0    1  .083   0   0   4   0  .083   0   0   0-0      4   1   1  .833
2009....  .500   9-1      8    3    4   1   0   0    3    5  .625   2   0   3   0  .600   0   0   0-0      5   0   0 1.000
TOTAL...  .250  17-2     20    3    5   1   0   0    3    6  .300   2   0   7   0  .318   0   0   0-0      9   1   1  .909