Maryland Baseball BIO
Anthony Papio
Player Profile:

As a Junior (2015): Started all 66 games, one of just two Terps to do so (Brandon Lowe)…batted .262, slugged .425 and recorded an OBP of .370…notched 16 doubles good enough for third-best on the team…hit six home runs, recorded 40 runs and knocked in 26 RBIs…was successful on all seven of his stolen base attempts…walked 33 times, the third-best mark on the team...earned All-Tournament honors at the Los Angeles Regional after making a number of spectacular defensive plays in right field and recording an RBI in the regional decider against No. 1 UCLA…notched two hits, including a home run, against Western Kentucky (2/13)…nabbed a hit, a run and two RBIs against Old Dominion (2/14)…hit his first double of the season and recorded a stolen base, RBI and runs scored against Arkansas (2/22)…nabbed two doubles against Appalachian State (2/27)…notched two hits, including a home run, two RBIs, a stolen base and a run scored against UNC-W (3/7)…reached base three times in the second game of a doubleheader against UNC-W (3/7)…notched a career-high four runs and four hits and nabbed two RBIs against Princeton (3/13)…notched consecutive multi-hit games against Princeton (3/16) and Elon (3/17)…nabbed three hits and was a home run short of the cycle against Minnesota (3/21)…produced a double, run and RBI against James Madison (3/24)…notched his second three-hit game of the season with two doubles and an RBI against West Virginia (4/7)…recorded a hit and a run against George Washington (4/8)…nabbed two runs, a hit and an RBI at Liberty (4/15)…hit a home run against Cal State Fullerton (4/18)…recorded a hit and a run at VCU (4/21)…notched three hits, four runs and an RBI in a three-game set versus Purdue (4/24-26)…walked a career-high four times and notched two runs against Delaware (4/29)...reached base three times, drove in a run and scored twice against Ohio State (5/8)…hit a home run and scored twice against Ohio State (5/10)…notched two hits, including a double, against Northwestern (5/15)…notched two hits, a run and an RBI against Illinois (5/21) in a game that ended the Illini’s 28-game winning streak…reached base twice in the Big Ten semifinals against Indiana (5/23)…nabbed a double in the Big Ten Championship game against Michigan (5/24)…made a number of fantastic defensive plays and notched a double and an RBI in the title game at the Los Angeles Regional (5/29-6/1)…recorded two hits, an RBI and a run in game two in the Charlottesville Super Regional against Virginia (6/6).

As a Sophomore (2014): Started 53 games with 51 starts in right field along with 62 total appearances … batted .271 with nine doubles and two home runs … drove in 29 runs and scored 23 … stole seven bases, the fourth-highest total on the club … had three hits including a solo home run and a double in game two at Florida (2/15) ... went 2-for-2 with two walks and two stolen bases in the UF series finale (2/16) ... hit .500 (4-for-8) with two RBI against Bryant (2/22-23) ... in a three-game set against UMass (3/1-2),  had a hit in each game including a two-RBI single in game one ... walked and scored against Delaware (3/11) ... scored the game winning run in game two against North Carolina (3/15) ... went 3-for-3 with a RBI in the final game of the series against the Tar Heels (3/16) ... hit .400 (4-for-10) with a double and two RBI in three games against NC State (3/21-23) ... had two hits and scored two runs in a game one against the Pack ... had a two-RBI single in game two ... had two hits including a double in two games against Clemson (3/28) ... against VCU (4/1), had a RBI and run scored ... went 2-for-4 with a RBI and a double at George Mason (4/8) ... had a RBI single and scored a run against Navy (4/16) ... had a double and scored a run in game two at BC (4/25) with two walks ... hit a game-winning home run in the series finale against Notre Dame (5/4) ... had a RBI single at VCU (5/6) and totaled two hits and a RBI vs. Towson (5/7) ... had two doubles and tied a career high with four RBI in game one at Pitt (5/9) and added two runs scored ... had a RBI single against North Carolina (5/24) and had two hits and two RBI against Georgia Tech (5/25) in the ACC title game ... had two hits and two RBI in the final game of the Columbia Regional at South Carolina (6/1) … had a RBI double in game one of the Charlottesville Super Regional (6/7) … had two hits and scored a run in game two at UVA (6/8).

As a Redshirt Freshman (2013): Appeared in 47 games with 39 starts … made 24 starts in LF and 14 starts in RF … posted a .245 batting average with five doubles and 21 RBI … tied for the team lead with three triples … ranked second on the team in home runs (3) … had the fourth-best slugging percentage (.385) on the club … hit his first career home run against James Madison (3/19) ... finished 2-for-5 with three RBI and a home run against VCU (4/9) ... recorded three hits, three RBI and two runs scored at George Mason (4/10) ... had three hits, including the game winner, along with a career-high four RBI in a game one win over Virginia Tech (4/20) ... drove in two runs against Liberty (4/23) … scored a season-high three runs at Towson (4/24) ... tied a career high with three hits including a double and a triple against VCU (5/8).

As a Freshman (2012): Did not make an appearance.

At Sherwood: A three-year varsity letterwinner for the Warriors playing third base and left field ... also lettered four years in golf becoming a state finalist as a freshman ... finished with a .412 batting average as a junior to help lead the Warriors to the Maryland 4A state title ... hit .396 as a senior in 2011.

Personal: Son of Michael and Lynda Papio ... lists Robert Galligan as his sports hero ... also recruited by Georgetown and Towson ... is majoring in criminology and criminal justice.

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