9   Dewey Oriente
Dewey Oriente

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mount Royal, N.J.

High School:
Bishop Eustace Prep

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 205

Position:
1B/OF

Birthdate:
03/09/1988

B/T:
L/R


2009: Led the Hawks in hitting with a .403 batting average, the first SJU player to eclipse the .400 mark since Kevin Kirkby in 2000...Finished third in the Atlantic 10 in batting average...Led SJU in home runs (six) , runs batted in (39), and slugging (.604)...Had an 11-game hitting streak from March 28 until April 18...Recorded multiple RBIs a team-best 12 times, including a pair of four-RBI games (April 10 vs. Temple, April 24 vs. Rhode Island)...Named the team's Hitter of the Year...Honorable Mention All-Atlantic 10...Received ABCA/Rawlings All-East Region Second Team honors...Chosen for both the All-Philadelphia Big 5 Team and the Big 5 All-Academic squad.

2008: Played in 33 games, making 25 starts at first base and designated hitter...Hit his first career home run, a three-run shot, in the first inning of the March 4 contest against Holy Cross...Converted all three of his stolen base attempts on the season...Hit safely in seven of his first nine games, driving in three runs in three of those contests...Had six multi-hit games.

2007: Appeared in 15 games...Notched seven hits and drove in six runs.

High School: 2005 Courier Post Player of the Year...New Jersey's all-time career hits leader (178)...Earned multiple All-American honors as a senior...At or near the top of all Bishop Eustace all-time offensive Top-10s...Two-time All-State honoree...Twice named Team MVP...Played in two Carpenter Cups.

Personal: Born Ludovico T. Oriente on March 9, 1988 to parents Ludovico and Renee Oriente...Majoring in finance.


Career Statistics

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%
2007   .233  15-6    30    2   7   1   1   0    6  10   .333    2    0  15    0  .273   1   0   0-0     0   5   1  .833
TOTAL  .233  15-6    30    2   7   1   1   0    6  10   .333    2    0  15    0  .273   1   0   0-0     0   5   1  .833