7  Justin Echevarria
Justin Echevarria

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Uniondale, N.Y.

High School:
Uniondale

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 195

Position:
C

Birthdate:
09/07/1987

Major:
Sociology & History


2009: Redshirted.

2008: Named to America East All-Tournament team ... started 37 games at catcher ... hit .333 (3-for-9) in three America East tournament games ... hit walk-off RBI double in 4-3 victory over UMBC (5/22) in opening round of America East tournament ... led America East with 17 caught base stealers ... hit three-run home run in victory over James Madison (3/20) ... tallied two hits and three RBI in victory over Vermont (4/20).

2007: Earned a spot on the All-America East second team ... started 47 games at catcher for the Seawolves ... hit .287 with 21 RBI and six doubles ... threw out 24 of 38 base stealers ... had 11 multi-hit games ... recorded two hits and a RBI in victory over NYIT (3/30) ... went 2-for-4 with two RBI in series finale against NYIT (4/1) ... had two hits and two runs scored in victory over Maine (4/7) ... went 3-for-3 with an RBI at Hartford (4/13) ... recorded two hits and scored a run against Albany (4/22) ... had three hits in four at-bats against Iona (5/1) ... went 4-for-4 with an RBI at UMBC (5/18).

2006: Appeared in 13 games and made one start behind the plate as a freshman... slugged .333 and totaled two doubles... recorded first hit in a Seawolf uniform versus New Orleans... scored a career-best three runs and went 2-for-6 in a win over Wagner... went 1-for-1 with a run scored versus Hartford... went 1-for-2 with a run scored in a win over St. Francis.

High School: Graduated from Uniondale High School in Uniondale, NY...earned a varsity letter in all four years for the Knights...named to the all-league team as a freshman...earned all-county honors as a sophomore, junior and senior... won the coach's award as a freshman... team MVP as a junior and senior... batted over .400 all four years and totalled 93 RBI in his high school career.

Personal: Justin Antonio Echeverria...born September 7, 1987, in Manhattan, NY... son of Wanda Echeverria and Jose Flores... brother of Brandon and Gileric...enjoys playing ping pong and working out.