MU Baseball BIO

2014 NJCBA All-State 2nd Team and All-Rookie Team... MAAC Rookie of the Week (4/22/14, 5/6/14)... Unanimous All-MAAC First Team selection.

Named a unanimous All-MAAC First Team selection... Led Monmouth with 50 runs scored, second in the league... Also led the Hawks with 75 hits and was the only MU player to start all 57 games... Second on the team with a .445 on base percentage... Had four hits and three RBI's vs. Bryant (2/20)... Went 3-for-5 in win over Virginia (3/6)... Had a 14-game hitting streak from 3/6 to 3/29... Drove in three runs at VCU (3/16)... Homered at Hofstra (3/23)... Was 4-for-5 with two runs scored vs. Rider (3/25)... Had three hits and two doubles at Rutgers (3/29)... Had a five-hit day with four RBI's at Lafayette (4/20)... Had two three-hit games in a three-game span on 5/8 and 5/10.

2015: Saw action in 41 games, starting in all of them… Completed the season hitting .232 with 32 hits, 13 RBI’s, and one home run… Collected three hits, three RBI’s, two runs scored, and a home run at Niagara (4/18)… Had two hits to go along with a RBI and two runs scored vs Canisius (4/26)… Went three for five with an RBI and a run scored at Rider (5/14).

2014: Started 36 games and appeared in 40 at designated hitter and on the left side of the infield… Named MAAC Rookie of the Week on 4/22 and 5/6… Earned NJCBA All-State 2nd Team and All-Rookie Team accolades… Tied for fourth on the team with eight doubles… His 20 RBI’s ranked fourth on the club, while his .280 average was fifth on MU… Totaled a seven-game hitting streak from 4/13-4/23… Picked up first collegiate hit at FAU on first Saturday of season (2/22)… Drove in first run at #1 Virginia (3/1)… Laced a three-run double at Penn and stole first career base to help MU to a win (3/9)… Went 2-for-4 with two runs batter in at Saint Peter’s (4/5)… Followed that up with a 4 RBI afternoon the next day at SPU (4/6)… Posted back-to-back three hit days against Fairleigh Dickinson (4/16) and at Fairfield (4/18), including two doubles vs. the Stags… Notched a perfect afternoon at Lafayette, going 5-for-5 with two runs scored and an RBI… In rout of Hofstra, scored three runs, going 2-for-5… Lined a three-run home run in the first inning against Rider (5/3)… Added two hits in MAAC Tournament vs. Quinnipiac (5/21).

High School: Played shortstop for Coach Ted Godfrey at Salesianum High School… Three-time First Team All-Catholic Conference selection at SS… Was a Perfect Game All-American Honorable Mention… Hit .406 as a senior, driving in 18 runs and stealing ten bases… Batted .428 as a junior, including three home runs.

Personal: Son of Jill and Todd Lamberton… Major is business finance.

2014 .280 40 36 132 19 37 8 0 1 20
2015 .232 41 41 138 20 32 4 0 1 13
2016 .341 57 57 220 50 75 8 2 1 22
TOTAL .294 138 134 490 89 144 20 2 3 55