ODU Baseball BIO
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Kurt Sinnen
Player Profile:
Kurt Sinnen 1758437
Position: Catcher
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Va.
High School: Kellam
Major: Sport Management
CAREER STATS -- BATTING
Year
GP/S
AVG
HR RBI H R 2B 3B OBP SLG SB BB K E FLD
2014 26/11
.304
0 7 14 2 1 0 .396
.326
0/0 7 10 1 .982
2015 21/7 .171 0 1 6 1 1 0 .275 .200 0/0 5 7 1 .977
2016 55/51
.283
2 29 53 17 11 1 .383 .385 3/3 30 25 4 .988
2017 48/44
.243
2 26 37 23 4 0 .368 .309 1/1 26 18 4 .980
Totals
150/113 .262 4 63 110 43 17 1 .370 .418 4/4 68 60 10 .984


CAREER: A four-year player, appearing in 150 games during his tenure ... Started at catcher during his last two seasons, knocking in 55 runs over the course of his final two years ... Struck out just 60 times in 420 at bats during his four-year career.

2017 (SR): Played in 48 games, making 44 starts ... Split time at catcher with fellow senior Kyle Beam ... Hit a pair of home runs and also added four doubles ... Struck out just 18 times in 152 at bats ... Hit a game-winning sacrifice fly against Middle Tennessee ... Recorded 10 multi-hit games and six games with two or more RBIs.

2016 (JR): Played in 55 games, making 51 starts, as a designated hitter, catcher or first baseman ... Ranked second on the team with a .283 batting average that included 53 hits, 11 doubles, one triple and two home runs ... Third on the team with a .303 average in C-USA games ... Registered a career high four hits at FIU and knocked in a career high four runs against FAU ... Hit his first career home run against VCU at the Diamond and posted a walk-off hit against VMI ... SUMMER BALL: An All-League selection for league runner-ups Peninsula Pilots, hitting .326 with four home runs and 32 RBIs with a .471 OBP.

2015 (SO): 21 games with seven starts ... Two hits in a game at UTSA ... Hit .171 with an RBI and a double in 21 games overall ... Also scored six runs.

2014 (FR): Started 11 games at catcher ... Recorded two hits in a game against Rutgers ... Notched two RBIs in a game vs. Wofford ... Hit .304 with 7 RBIs in 26 games overall.

PREP: Helped lead Kellam to the 2012 Virginia State AAA Regional title and runners-up in the State Championships ... All-Beach District catcher and first baseman and an All-Tidewater catcher ... Two-time Team MVP ... Played club ball for the Tidewater Drillers.

PERSONAL: Kurt Sinnen is the son of Matthew and Tina Sinnen ... Is the twin brother of Sam, and has two other brothers Brooks and Turner ... Majoring in sport management ... Father, Matt, played for the Pittsburgh Pirates .. Favorite food is chicken ... Favorite athlete is Bo Jackson ... Favorite professional team is the Washington Nationals ... Favorite music genre is country and favorite artist is Jason Aldean ... Favorite movie is Remember The Titans ... Lists going to the beach as a hobby ... Loves to cut hair.

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