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    Adam Norton

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Highland, IN

    High School:
    Andrean

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 195

    Position:
    RHP/INF

    Birthdate:
    11/29/1990

    Bats/Throws:
    R/R


    05/13/2014

    Reining in the Workhorse

    Senior starting pitcher Sean Fitzgerald reflects on stellar 2014 campaign and time at Notre Dame

    03/21/2014

    Irish Beat Virginia Tech 2-1 For First ACC Win

    Sean Fitzgerald throws first career complete game to pace the Irish.

    03/20/2014

    Baseball Renews Old BIG EAST Rivalry With New ACC Foe Virginia Tech

    The two squads will play in South Bend Friday and Westfield, Ind., Saturday and Sunday.

    03/19/2014

    Irish Shut Out Robert Morris (IL), 3-0, Tuesday Night In Chicago

    Notre Dame pitchers allowed just two hits to the Eagles in earning first shutout of season

    02/15/2014

    Fitzgerald Uses Experience Gained To Lead Irish Pitching Staff This Season

    The senior has started three opening days in a row.

    03/26/2012

    Fighting Irish Xtra 03/26

    New Host! New Player Host! But, still the same great FIX!

    05/04/2013

    5/4 Baseball vs USF

    Notre Dame lost to USF 3 runs to 4 in 10 innings on Saturday, May 4th at Frank Eck Stadium.

    05/12/2012

    Baseball vs. Rutgers

    The Irish Baseball team took on Rutgers for the second game in the series on May 12th at Frank Eck Stadium.

    04/11/2012

    Baseball vs Western Michigan 4/11

    The Irish take on Western Michigan on Wednesday afternoon.

    05/04/2011

    5/4 Baseball v Michigan

    Baseball lost to Michigan 5 to 3 on May 4th in the 10th inning of the game.

    04/29/2011

    4/29 Baseball v Seton Hall

    Baseball lost to Seton Hall 2 to 1 on April 29th. It was also Chuck Lennon night

    AT NOTRE DAME: Three-year monogram winner enters his senior season at the plate with a .247 career batting average, three home runs and 32 RBI ... has added 27 runs scored, 16 doubles, one triple, nine walks, five sacrifice flies, 10 sacrifice bunts and no stolen bases (three attempts) in 81 games (69 starts) ... on the mound, owns a 4.27 career ERA and 8-7 record, plus 118 strikeouts, 23 walks and 188 hits allowed (.292 opponent batting average) in 38 appearances (22 starts) and 166.2 innings (23 hit batters, three wild pitches and eight home runs allowed) ... averaging 6.37 strikeouts and 1.24 walks per 9.0 innings pitched as well as a 5.13 strikeout-to-walk ratio in his career ... holds both career school records for fewest walks per nine innings pitched and strikeout-to-walk ratio ... in BIG EAST games, owns a 243 career batting average, three home runs and 21 RBI ... has added 14 runs scored, nine doubles, one triple, four walks, four sacrifice flies, seven sacrifice bunts and no stolen bases (two attempts) in 43 games (36 starts) ... on the mound, owns a 4.91 career ERA and 2-4 record, plus 48 strikeouts, nine walks and 83 hits allowed (.294 opponent batting average) in 18 appearances (nine starts) and 73.1 innings (14 hit batters, one wild pitch and five home runs allowed) ... positive, upbeat and great energy kid ... fun to be around and simply loves to play ... enters the spring as the No. 2 starting pitcher in the weekend rotation ... fastball tops out in the upper 80s, owns a solid change-up and throws a ton of strikes.

    HONORS & AWARDS: BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll (May 7, 2012) ... 2011 Rosenthal Leadership Academy.

    JUNIOR SEASON (2012): Made 15 appearances on the mound, all starts ... went 5-5 with a 4.32 earned run average in 98.0 innings of work ... allowed 112 hits as his opponents batted .295 ... struck out 61 and walked seven ... averaged 5.60 strikeouts and 0.64 walks per 9.0 innings pitched as well as a 8.71 strikeout-to-walk ratio ... collected seven quality starts in 15 opportunities ... Notre Dame posted a 7-8 record when Norton started ... worked into the seventh inning in nine of his 15 starts ... tossed at least seven innings in seven different outings ... led the NCAA in fewest walks per 9.0 innings pitched ... ranked third in the NCAA in strikeout-to-walk ratio ... registered the second-best total for both fewest walks per 9.0 innings pitched and strikeout-to-walk ratio in single-season school history ... walked one batter or less in 14 of his 15 starts and did not issue a single free pass in nine outings ... named to the BIG EAST Weekly Honor Roll (May 7) ... ranked first in the BIG EAST fewest walks allowed, tied for fifth in games started and seventh in innings pitched ... went 2-4 with a 4.66 ERA in nine appearances (all starts) in BIG EAST action ... allowed 83 hits in 73.1 innings of work as his opponents batted .294 ... struck out 37 and walked five ... ranked tied for first in the BIG EAST in league games only in games started ... went 3-1 with a 3.86 ERA over six starts in non-conference action ... allowed 49 hits in 42.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .295 ... struck out 24 and walked two ... went 2-0 with a 3.94 ERA over two starts with one complete game in the month of February ... allowed 15 hits in 16.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .250 ... struck out five and walked two ... went 1-2 with a 4.09 ERA over five starts in the month of March ... allowed 41 hits in 31.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .311 ... struck out 23 and walked one ... went 0-1 with a 5.48 ERA over four starts in the month of April ... allowed 31 hits in 23.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .348 ... struck out 14 and walked one ... went 2-2 with a 3.81 ERA over four starts with one complete-game shutout in the month of May ... allowed 25 hits in 26.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .253 ... struck out 19 and walked three ... went 1-2 with a 7.03 ERA over four starts in home games ... allowed 31 hits in 24.1 innings of work as his opponents batted .320 ... struck out 12 and walked two ... went 1-3 with a 3.11 ERA over six starts with one complete-game shutout in away games ... allowed 40 hits in 37.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .284 ... struck out 30 and walked three ... went 3-0 with a 3.75 ERA over five starts with one complete game in neutral games ... allowed 41 hits in 36.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .289 ... struck out 19 and walked two ... went 5-0 with a 3.16 ERA over seven starts with two complete games (one shutout) in Irish victories ... allowed 49 hits in 51.1 innings of work as his opponents batted .259 ... struck out 25 and walked three ... went 5-3 with a 4.01 ERA over 11 starts with two complete games (one shutout) in day games ... allowed 83 hits in 76.1 innings of work as his opponents batted .279 ... struck out 48 and walked six ... went 0-2 with a 5.40 ERA over four starts in night games ... allowed 29 hits in 21.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .349 ... struck out 13 and walked one ... left-handed hitters batted .244 (33-for-135) ... right-handed hitters batted .322 (79-for-245) ... batters hit .236 (43-for-182) with runners on base ... batters hit .348 (69-for-198) with the bases empty ... batters hit .252 (30-for-119) with two outs ... tossed his first career complete game victory to lead Notre Dame to a 5-2 victory over Iowa on Feb. 18 ... complete game was the first in Big 10/BIG EAST tournament history ... limited the Hawkeyes to a pair of earned runs on seven hits (three of which never left the infield), struck out four and walked only one ... complete game was the first for an Irish hurler in a season's opening week of the year since Tom Price on Mar. 5, 1994 ... named to the BIG EAST honor roll following his dominant effort at Villanova on May 5 ... struck out a career-high nine in a complete game shutout of the Wildcats, 6-0 ... first complete game road shutout by a Notre Dame hurler since Tom Thornton at West Virginia on Mar. 27, 2004 ... first complete game shutout by an Irish pitcher since Eric Maust blanked West Virginia on Apr. 18, 2009 ... limited Villanova to just five hits, all singles, and did not allow a Wildcat to reach third base ... Villanova advanced only two base runners into scoring position the entire game and not a single one after the fourth inning ... retired 18 of the last 20 batters in the game, including the final eight Wildcats ... tossed a first pitch strike to 25 of the 32 batters he faced, was forced to a three-ball count on just three occasions and went 2-0 to a Villanova hitter only once ... limited Pittsburgh to a pair of earned runs on five hits in 8.1 innings of work (March 24) en route to a victory ... allowed just one earned run over 7.2 innings of work at Seton Hall (April 5), but failed to render in the decision ... limited the Pirates to two earned runs on seven hits in 7.0 innings of work in the BIG EAST tournament (May 25) ... appeared in seven games and started two, both at first base ... batted .071 (1-for-14) with two runs scored and a walk ... posted a .960 fielding percentage ... committed two errors on 50 fielding chances with 24 assists, 24 putouts and participated in one double play.

    SOPHOMORE SEASON (2011): Appeared in 37 games and started 36, including 31 at designated hitter, three in left field and two at third base ... batted .254 (32-for-126) with 10 runs scored, seven doubles, two home runs and 17 RBI ... added three walks, one hit by pitch, four sacrifice flies, eight sacrifice bunts and no stolen bases in one attempt ... recorded 45 total bases, posted a .357 slugging percentage and .269 on-base percentage ... posted a .893 fielding percentage ... committed three errors on 28 fielding chances with 17 assists, eight putouts and participated in one double play ... ranked in the top five on the Irish in sacrifice flies (first), home runs (third), RBI (fourth) and sacrifice bunts (tied for fourth) ... saw action in 24 BIG EAST games and started 24 ... batted .233 (20-for-86) with eight runs scored, three doubles, two home runs and 13 RBI ... added two walks, four sacrifice flies, six sacrifice bunts and no stolen bases in one attempt ... recorded 29 total bases, posted a .337 slugging percentage and .239 on-base percentage ... hit .300 (12-for-40) with two runs scored, four doubles, four RBI, one walk, one hit by pitch and two sacrifice bunts in non-conference games ... batted .250 (1-for-4) with one run scored in the month of February ... hit .304 (7-for-23) with two doubles, three RBI and four sacrifice flies in the month of Mar. ... batted .195 (8-for-41) with four runs scored, one double, one home run, five RBI, two walks, two sacrifice flies, three sacrifice bunts and no stolen bases in no attempts in the month of Apr. ... hit .276 (16-for-58) with five runs scored, four doubles, one home run, nine RBI, one walk, one hit by pitch, two sacrifice flies and one sacrifice bunt in the month of May ... batted .258 (17-for-66) with five runs scored, four doubles, one home run, seven RBI, three walks, one sacrifice fly and six sacrifice bunts in home games ... hit .237 (9-for-38) with three runs scored, one double, one home run, seven RBI, three sacrifice flies, one sacrifice bunt and no stolen bases in one attempt in road games ... batted .255 (14-for-55) with eight runs scored, four doubles, one home run, nine RBI, two walks, three sacrifice flies and four sacrifice bunts in Irish victories ... hit .256 (21-for-82) with nine runs scored, four doubles, two home runs, 15 RBI, two walks, one hit by pitch, four sacrifice flies, six sacrifice bunts and no stolen bases in one attempt in day games ... batted .250 (11-for-44) with one run scored, three doubles, two RBI, one walk and two sacrifice bunts in night games ... hit .250 (31-for-124) with 10 runs scored, six doubles, two home runs, 16 RBI, three walks, one hit by pitch, four sacrifice flies, eight sacrifice bunts and no stolen bases in one attempt in games started ... went 1-for-2 (.500) with a double and RBI in games off the bench ... hit .184 (7-for-38) against left-handed pitching ... batted .284 (25-for-88) against right-handed pitching ... hit .217 (13-for-60) with runners on base ... batted .288 (19-for-60) with the bases empty ... went 0-for-3 (.000) with the bases loaded ... went 0-for-1 (.000) as a pinch hitter ... batted .225 (9-for-40) with runners in scoring position ... successful on six of nine RBI opportunities with a runner on third base and less than two outs ... advanced 35 base runners on 74 attempts, good for a percentage of .473 ... totaled nine RBI, third-best on the Irish, and batted .250 (12-for-48) with two outs ... registered six multi-hit games against Georgetown on Mar. 27, Western Michigan on Apr. 6, Seton Hall on May 1, Rutgers on May 8, Michigan State on May 17 and West Virginia on May 26 ... recorded four multi-RBI games against Gonzaga on Mar. 20, Pittsburgh on Apr. 3, Seton Hall on May 1 and USF-1 on May 14 ... Notre Dame went 16-19-1 when Norton started, including 14-17 at designated hitter, 2-1 in left field and 0-1-1 at third base ... the Irish went 0-1 when Norton led off, 9-9 when he hit sixth, 2-3 when he batted seventh, 2-2-1 when he hit eighth and 3-4 when he batted ninth ... homered on Apr. 1 at Pittsburgh and May 1 against Seton Hall ... made 15 appearances on the mound in the spring, including five starts ... went 2-2 with a 3.75 earned run average in 48.0 innings of work ... allowed 47 hits as his opponents batted .270 ... struck out 39 and walked 11 ... averaged 7.31 strikeouts and 2.06 walks per 9.0 innings pitched as well as a 3.5 strikeout-to-walk ratio ... collected three quality starts in five opportunities ... Notre Dame posted a 2-3 record when Norton started and a 4-11 mark when he pitched ... did not allow a run in five of 15 appearances... inherited 10 base runners upon entering the game and allowed four to score ... tied for third in strikeouts looking, fourth on the staff in games started, fourth in innings pitched, fourth in strikeouts ... went 0-0 with a 4.72 ERA in seven appearances (all in relief) in BIG EAST action ... allowed 13 hits in 13.1 innings of work as his opponents batted .277 ... struck out six and walked one ... went 2-2 with a 3.37 ERA in eight appearances (five starts) in non-conference action ... allowed 34 hits in 34.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .268 ... struck out 33 and walked eight ... went 1-1 with a 2.75 ERA in five appearances (two starts) in the month of Mar. ... allowed 19 hits in 19.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .268 ... struck out 13 and walked three ... went 1-0 with a 7.27 ERA in four appearances (one start) in the month of Apr. ... allowed 11 hits in 8.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .333 ... struck out seven and walked three ... went 0-1 with a 3.20 ERA in six appearances (two starts) in the month of May ... allowed 17 hits in 19.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .243 ... struck out 19 and walked five ... went 2-0 with a 2.66 ERA in seven appearances (three starts) in home games ... allowed 19 hits in 20.1 innings of work as his opponents batted .264 ... struck out 16 and walked three ... went 0-0 with a 4.85 ERA in four appearances (one start) in away games ... allowed 14 hits in 13.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .292 ... struck out 10 and walked four ... went 2-0 with a 2.57 ERA in four appearances (two starts) in Irish victories ... allowed 15 hits in 14.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .283 ... struck out 14 and walked four ... went 0-2 with a 4.15 ERA in 10 appearances (one start) in day games ... allowed 24 hits in 26.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .261 ... struck out 19 and walked seven ... went 2-0 with a 3.27 ERA in five appearances (four starts) in night games ... allowed 23 hits in 22.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .280 ... struck out 20 and walked four ... went 2-0 with a 2.25 ERA in five starts ... allowed 26 hits in 28.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .260 ... struck out 25 and walked six ... went 0-2 with a 5.85 ERA in 10 appearances out of the Irish bullpen ... allowed 21 hits in 20.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .284 ... struck out 14 and walked five ... left-handed hitters batted .327 (16-for-49) ... right-handed hitters batted .248 (31-for-125) ... batters hit .235 (20-for-85) with runners on base ... batters hit .303 (27-for-89) with the bases empty ... batters hit .200 (11-for-55) with two outs ... struggled mightily in first outing of the season, allowing three earned runs on three hits and one walk in 1.0 inning of work against Manhattan on Mar. 4 ... rebounded with a scoreless inning of relief and save in the 2-1 victory over NCAA regional qualifier Kent State on Mar. 13 ... tossed 8.0 innings and allowed only one earned run on six hits against Iowa on Mar. 17, but did not factor in the decision ... also punched out five Hawkeyes ... tossed 2.2 scoreless innings of relief against Georgetown on Mar. 27 ... failed to render in the decision against Central Michigan on Mar. 29, but registered his second straight quality start ... limited the Chippewas to a pair of earned runs on nine hits with seven strikeouts and no walks ... collected second victory of the year against Western Michigan on Apr. 6 ... surrendered two runs on five hits with five strikeouts in 5.0 innings against the Broncos ... fanned seven, walked two and limited Michigan to an earned run on five hits in 6.0 innings of work on May 3 ... registered back-to-back scoreless outings from the bullpen against Rutgers (May 8) and USF-2 (May 14) ... blanked the Scarlet Knights over 4.0 innings of relief on two hits with three punch outs and two walks ... struck out seven and walked one against NCAA super regional qualifier Connecticut on May 27.

    FRESHMAN SEASON (2010): Appeared in 37 games and started 31, including 26 at third base and five at shortstop ... batted .261 (30-for-115) with 15 runs scored, nine doubles, one triple, one home run and 15 RBI ... added five walks, one hit by pitch, one sacrifice fly, two sacrifice bunts and no stolen bases in two attempts ... recorded 44 total bases, posted a .383 slugging percentage and .295 on-base percentage ... posted a .935 fielding percentage ... committed six errors on 93 fielding chances with 73 assists, 14 putouts and participated in four double plays ... ranked in the top five on the Irish in assists (third), triples (tied for third) and doubles (tied for fourth) ... saw action in 17 BIG EAST games and started 12 ... batted .271 (13-for-48) with six runs scored, six doubles, one triple, one home run and eight RBI ... added two walks, one sacrifice bunt and no stolen bases in one attempts ... recorded 24 total bases, posted a .500 slugging percentage and .300 on-base percentage ... hit .254 (17-for-67) with nine runs scored, three doubles, seven RBI, three walks, one hit by pitch, one sacrifice fly, one sacrifice bunt and no stolen bases in one attempt in non-conference games ... batted .313 (5-for-16) with four runs scored, three RBI, one walk and one sacrifice bunt in the month of February ... hit .261 (12-for-46) with four runs scored, two doubles, four RBI, one walk, one hit by pitch and one sacrifice fly in the month of Mar. ... batted .256 (11-for-43) with six runs scored, five doubles, one triple, one home run, eight RBI, three walks and one sacrifice bunt in the month of Apr. ... hit .200 (2-for-10) with one run scored and two double in the month of May ... batted .229 (8-for-35) with three runs scored, two doubles, one triple, five RBI, one walk, one sacrifice fly and one sacrifice bunt in home games ... hit .261 (12-for-46) with eight runs scored, six doubles, one home run, six RBI, three walks and no stolen bases in one attempt in road games ... batted .205 (9-for-44) with seven runs scored, one double, one triple, six RBI, two walks, one hit by pitch, one sacrifice fly, one sacrifice bunt and no stolen bases in two attempts in Irish victories ... hit .256 (23-for-90) with 11 runs scored, seven doubles, one home run, 11 RBI, two walks, one hit by pitch, one sacrifice bunt and no stolen bases in two attempts in day games ... batted .280 (7-for-25) with four runs scored, two doubles, one triple, four RBI, three walks, one sacrifice fly and one sacrifice bunt in night games ... hit .245 (27-for-110) with 14 runs scored, eight doubles, one triple, 11 RBI, five walks, one hit by pitch, one sacrifice fly, two sacrifice bunts and no stolen bases in two attempts in games started ... batted .600 (3-for-5) with one run scored, one double, one home run and four RBI in games off the bench ... hit .222 (6-for-27) against left-handed pitching ... batted .273 (24-for-88) against right-handed pitching ... hit .327 (17-for-52) with runners on base ... batted .206 (13-for-63) with the bases empty ... went 0-for-1 (.000) with the bases loaded ... hit .500 (2-for-4) as a pinch hitter ... batted .243 (9-for-37) with runners in scoring position ... successful on three of four RBI opportunities with a runner on third base and less than two outs ... advanced 25 base runners on 57 attempts, good for a percentage of .439 ... totaled 12 RBI, second-best on the Irish, and batted .326 (14-for-43) with two outs ... registered nine multi-hit games, including a pair of three-hit contests (Mar. 10 at UTPA; Apr. 10 vs. Rutgers) ... recorded two multi-RBI games, including one four-RBI contest (Apr. 1 at Georgetown) ... Notre Dame went 12-19 when Norton started, including 10-16 at third base and 2-3 at shortstop ... the Irish went 2-3 when Norton batted fifth, 1-1 when he hit sixth, 2-4 when he batted seventh and 7-11 when he hit ninth ... went 2-for-4 with a run scored, double and clutch game-tying, three-run home run in the top of the ninth inning at Georgetown on Apr. 1 ... collected another multi-hit game against the Hoyas on Apr. 3; recorded two doubles and scored a run ... made eight appearances on the mound in the spring, including two starts ... went 1-0 with a 5.23 earned run average in 20.2 innings of work ... allowed 29 hits as his opponents batted .322 ... struck out 18 and walked five ... averaged 7.84 strikeouts and 2.18 walks per nine innings ... Notre Dame posted a 2-0 record when Norton started and a 4-4 mark when he pitched ... did not allow a run in two of eight appearances... inherited four base runners upon entering the game and allowed four to score ... retired five of the seven first batters he faced ... tied for fifth on the staff in games started (two) ... went 0-0 with a 9.00 ERA in two appearances (both in relief) in BIG EAST action ... allowed seven hits in 4.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .333 ... struck out five and walked one ... went 1-0 with a 4.32 ERA in six appearances (two starts) in non-conference action ... allowed 22 hits in 16.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .319 ... struck out 13 and walked four ... went 0-0 with a 9.00 ERA in one appearance out of the bullpen in the month of February ... allowed three hits in 1.0 inning of work as his opponents batted .500 ... struck out two and walked none ... went 0-0 with a 4.50 ERA in one appearance out of the bullpen in the month of Mar. ... allowed three hits in 2.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .333 ... struck out two and walked none ... went 1-0 with a 3.68 ERA in five appearances (two starts) in the month of Apr. ... allowed 17 hits in 14.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .293 ... struck out 11 and walked four ... went 0-0 with a 12.00 ERA in one appearance out of the bullpen in the month of May ... allowed six hits in 3.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .353 ... struck out three and walked one ... went 1-0 with a 4.30 ERA in five appearances (two starts) in home games ... allowed 19 hits in 14.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .317 ... struck out 12 and walked four ... went 0-0 with a 12.00 ERA in one appearance out of the bullpen in away games ... allowed six hits in 3.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .353 ... struck out three and walked one ... went 1-0 with a 3.97 ERA in four appearances (two starts) in Irish victories ... allowed 13 hits in 11.1 innings of work as his opponents batted .289 ... struck out 10 and walked two ... went 0-0 with a 11.25 ERA in two appearances (both in relief) in day games ... allowed nine hits in 4.0 innings of work as his opponents batted .391 ... struck out five and walked one ... went 1-0 with a 3.78 ERA in six appearances (two starts) in night games ... allowed 20 hits in 16.2 innings of work as his opponents batted .299 ... struck out 13 and walked four ... went 1-0 with a 5.40 ERA in two starts ... allowed 11 hits in 8.1 innings of work as his opponents batted .324 ... struck out seven and walked two ... went 0-0 with a 5.11 ERA in six appearances out of the Irish bullpen ... allowed 18 hits in 12.1 innings of work as his opponents batted .321 ... struck out 11 and walked three ... left-handed hitters batted .424 (14-for-33) and right-handed hitters batted .263 (15-for-57) ... batters hit .292 (14-for-48) with runners on base and .357 (15-for-42) with the bases empty.

    PREP & PERSONAL: Four-year starter and letterwinner at Andrean High School ... one of the most prolific hitters in Indiana state high school history ... established three career state records for total hits (202), RBI (183) and doubles (65) ... set 17 different school records ... earned all-state honors three times ... batted .550 with a school-record 55 RBI and 45 runs scored as a senior ... of his 60 hits, 39 were for extra bases, including an astounding 30 doubles, which shattered the previous state record of 27 ... also had five homers, four triples and a slugging percentage of 1.037 ... only struck out once all season ... named 2009 Prep Baseball Report Indiana Player of the Year ... Louisville Slugger Indiana Player of the Year ... batted .446 with 38 RBI, four home runs, 16 doubles and seven stolen bases as a junior, helping the 59ers to a 30-2 record ... as a sophomore hit .524 with 48 RBI and a school record 54 hits while registering a slugging percentage of .806 ... on the mound, amassed 27 victories (27-6) in four years ... posted a 9-0 record, which included eight complete games, a 1.45 ERA and 53 strikeouts in 53 innings as a senior ... went 6-1 with a 0.99 earned run average as a junior ... named to the Honor Roll all four years ... born Nov. 29, 1990 ... son of Jerry and Julie Norton ... full name is Adam Earl Norton ... enrolled in Mendoza College of Business as a major in marketing.

    Norton's 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%
    2010 .261 37-31 115 15 30 9 1 1 15 44 .383 5 1 14 1 .295 1 2 0-2 14 73 6 .935
    2011 .254 37-36 126 10 32 7 0 2 17 45 .357 3 1 17 2 .269 4 8 0-1 8 17 3 .893
    2012 .071 7-2 14 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .071 1 0 2 0 .133 0 0 0-0 24 24 2 .960
    Totals .247 81-69 255 27 63 16 1 3 32 90 .353 9 2 33 3 .273 5 10 0-3 46 114 11 .936

    Year ERA W L App GS CG SHO CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF B/Avg WP HBP BK
    2010 5.23 1 0 8 2 0 0 0 0 20.2 29 13 12 5 18 9 0 2 97 .322 0 1 0
    2011 3.75 2 2 15 5 0 0 1 1 48.0 47 20 20 11 39 13 0 1 202 .270 1 5 1
    2012 4.32 5 5 15 15 2 1 0 0 98.0 112 52 47 7 61 23 5 5 420 .295 2 17 3
    TOTAL 4.27 8 7 38 22 2 1 1 1 166.2 188 85 79 23 118 45 5 8 719 .292 3 23 4

    Norton in the BIG EAST Conference

    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%
    2010 .271 17-12 48 6 13 6 1 1 8 24 .500 2 0 7 1 .300 0 1 0-1 5 27 2 .941
    2011 .233 24-24 86 8 20 3 0 2 13 29 .337 2 0 7 1 .239 4 6 0-1 4 7 1 .917
    2012 .000 2-0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0/td> 0 .000 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0-0 1 12 0 1.000
    Totals .243 43-36 136 14 33 9 1 3 21 53 .396 4 0 14 2 .261 4 7 0-2 10 46 3 .949

    Year ERA W L App GS CG SHO CBO SV IP H R ER BB SO 2B 3B HR BF B/Avg WP HBP BK
    2010 9.00 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.0 7 5 4 1 5 2 0 2 22 .333 0 0 0
    2011 4.72 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 13.1 13 7 7 3 6 3 0 0 57 .277 0 2 0
    TOTAL 5.71 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 17.1 20 9 11 4 11 5 0 2 79 .294 0 2 0
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