26 Andy Hunter
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Catalina Foothills High...3-year letterwinner in baseball and basketball...during senior year posted a 6-1 pitching record with a 2.27 ERA and also finished with a .447 batting average, five home runs and 35 RBI...following senior season was named All-State second team, All-Southern Arizona first team and All-Region first team.
ANDY HUNTER'S COLLEGIATE CAREER
FRESHMAN (2009): Appeared in 11 games on the mound...appeared in five games as a position player, making two starts...posted a 1-0 record...recorded 20 strikeouts in 18.2 innings...picked up a strikeout in one scoreless inning of relief against No. 11 Oklahoma State University Mar. 5...recorded three strikeouts in two innings against Texas Tech University Mar. 7...struck out four in 1.1 scoreless innings of relief against Utah Valley University Mar. 13...earned first career victory after firing three scoreless innings of relief against the University of Pacific Mar. 21...matched career-highs with four strikeouts over three innings at University of San Francisco Mar. 28...posted two scoreless innings at University of Washington Apr. 6...recorded four strikeouts in 1.2 innings against Washington State University May 19...had 10 at-bats...scored one run against Utah Mar. 25...made first career start as designated hitter at University of San Francisco Mar. 8.
SOPHOMORE (2010): Appeared in 52 contests...started 49...served as the team's designated hitter...batted in the third spot 29 times, cleanup 15, three in the fifth spot and two in the sixth hole...hit .290 with 40 RBIs, 15 doubles and six home runs...recorded a 10-game hitting streak to start the season...would also touch home plate in first five games...recorded first career hit on opening day win against the University of Missouri, went 2-for-5 with a run...was a triple shy from hitting for the cycle but drove in first RBI and set career-high six RBIs, hit first career home run, a grand slam, in loss to the University of Washington Feb. 21...had a three-game doubles streak from Feb. 20-26...had a three-game home run streak from Feb. 21-27...had a first inning home run in loss to Sacramento State University Feb. 26...went 3-for-4 with another first inning home run and four RBIs in loss to University of Kansas Feb. 27...hit two doubles and drove in three runs in win at Centenary College Mar. 6...had an RBI single in loss at Texas Tech University Mar. 9...hit two home runs, the game-winning run in the first and in the eighth, in win at Texas Tech Mar. 10, extended hitting streak to 10 games...saw 10-game hitting streak come to an end in loss against the University of the Pacific Mar. 11...had a first inning RBI single in win against Bradley University Mar. 12...had a four-game RBI streak from Mar. 12-16...entered a seven-game hitting streak from Mar. 19-27...went 2-for-3 with career-highs of four runs and three walks, matched career-high two doubles in win at Utah Valley University Mar. 25...had another seven-game hitting streak, from April 9-17...produced a career-high four-hit game in win against Pepperdine University April 16, also hit a two-run single and an RBI double...went 2-for-3 with an RBI double and a sacrifice fly in loss against No. 18 University of Oregon, also touched home plate twice...had 11 multiple RBI games...third on the team in batting average, runs scored (40), hits (58) and slugging percentage (.455)...fourth on the team in doubles, on base percentage (.357), home runs and total plate appearances (230)...10th-best for RBIs in the WCC.
JUNIOR (2011): Returned to pitching after receiving Tommy John surgery after the 2009 season...split time as a pitcher, first baseman and designated hitter...appeared in 32 games...made 11 relief appearances, started three games...went 17-for-87 with four doubles and a triple...went 2-3 with a save and a 3.43 earned-run average...made season debut on opening day as a relief pitcher against Oregon State University in Fresno, Calif., struck out seven and allowed no hits but walked four in five shutout innings...made first start of the season in nightcap of opening day against Fresno State University, recorded first career triple for first hit of the season...drove in first run of the season at then-eighth-ranked Texas A&M University Feb. 27...registered an RBI single and scored first run of the season at the University of the Pacific Mar. 4...earned first win of the season after 1 2/3 innings of relief at Pacific Mar. 5...made first pitching start against the University of Notre Dame in San Antonio, Texas, Mar. 20...earned first career save after going 2 2/3 hitless innings with three strikeouts and a walk against then-11th-ranked UC Irvine Mar. 26...stretched a single into a double and scored two runs in win against the University of San Diego April 8...made second start at Brigham Young University May 10, received a no decision after allowing one run on two hits and two walks in four innings...led off a 5-run eighth inning to complete come-from-behind win at the University of Portland May 16...made third start at the University of Oregon, allowed one run in four innings...recorded first 2-hit game of season against the University of San Francisco May 28.
Misc: 3.88 high school GPA...National Honor Society and AIA scholar Athlete.
HUNTER'S CAREER HITTING STATS
HUNTER'S CAREER PITCHING STATS
08/26/2016 - Sam Hellinger Named Summer All-American
07/25/2016 - Mills, Legumina Choose Gonzaga over Pro Ball
07/21/2016 - Five Zags Named Summer Ball All-Stars
07/13/2016 - Baseball Signs Jake Vieth to NLI
06/22/2016 - Summer Ball Underway for the Zags
06/20/2016 - Jones Named Senior CLASS Award Second Team All-American
06/15/2016 - Three Zags Named to All-West Region Squads
Men's Basketball01/21/2017Men's Basketball01/21/2017Women's Basketball01/19/2017Women's Basketball01/19/2017