Rider Baseball BIO
27 John Ralston

Has started 161 Rider games at shortstop...enters his senior year ranked 39th in career hits and 49th in career RBI at Rider...led the team with 11 hit by pitch...two hits and two RBI in a MAAC win over Niagara...three hits, including a pair of doubles, in win over Lafayette...five hits and three RBI in three game series at Appalachian State...three hits and three RBI in win at Longwood...three hits in a win over Seton Hall...collected a hit in the 2010 NCAA Regional vs. Texas...four hits and five runs scored in the three-game series with Marist...in postseason he had two hits, five assists and scored two runs in the 2008 MAAC Title Game, had five hits in two 2009 MAAC playoff games and had three hits in two MAAC playoff games last season...one of five Broncs to play every game in 2009 and started 48 of 49 games at shortstop after starting all 55 games at shortstop as a rookie...was fifth on the team in hits and at bats in 2009 and led the 2009 team in sacrifice bunts (seven)...collected four hits and three runs scored in the 2009 season opener...compiled seven assists and two put outs in a 2009 win at Seton Hall...as a rookie compiled 20 hits in 23 MAAC games...was fifth on the 2008 team in doubles and RBI...compiled a hit, two RBI and a stolen base in his collegiate debut with five assists and a put out...had six RBI in his first four Rider games...earned Second Team All-Virginia honors at Paul VI High School...Accounting major.

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Position: Shortstop
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Annandale, Va.
High School: Paul VI