18 Katie Harrington
18 Katie Harrington
Height: 5-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lexington, Ky.
High School: Paul Laurence Dunbar
Position: OF
Major: Physics
Bats/Throws: L/R

2011-12: Played in and started 32 games as a senior … led team with a .325 batting average and .386 on-base percentage … led team in RBI, tied for team lead in hits, third in slugging percentage and fielding percentage, tied for fifth in runs scored … season-high four hits against UMass-Boston (4/3/12) … went 2-for-3 with two RBI in mercy-rule win over Wentworth (4/11/12) … recorded three straight two-hit games against Smith (4/17) and Babson (4/20) … team captain … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference

2010-11: Appeared in and started 21 games as a junior … third on the team with 10 runs scored … fourth on the team with 33 defensive assists … season-high five game hitting streak during spring training trip … began the season with two runs scored in each of MIT’s first three games … went 2-for-3 with two RBI in a loss to Wheaton (4/8)

Off the Diamond: Majoring in physics with a concentration in science, technology and society … internship in the MIT Lincoln lab’s weather sensing group … research in the MIT media lab

High School: 2008 graduate of Paul Laurence Dunbar … academic all-state as a junior and senior … National Honors Society … National Merit finalist … AP Scholar with distinction … National I Dare You leadership award