19 - Austin French
Austin French
Height: 6-4
Weight: 205
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Orange, CT
High School: Hamden Hall
Position: LHP
Bats/Throws: L/L

2013: Made 12 appearances out of the bullpen as a freshman … allowed nine earned runs and picked up 13 strikeouts in 12.2 innings. 

Before Brown: A three-sport athlete and four-year letter winner in baseball as a pitcher, first baseman and outfielder for Hamden Hall Country Day School…Also earned a letter in football and basketball…Earned Perfect Game Underclass Honorable Mention in 2011… Named a Baseball Factory Top Underclassman in 2011…Set a school record of 18 strikeouts in a game to win Hamden Hall the championship title in 2011… Earned a spot on the Rawlings All-American team and the All-Region team in 2012…Served as team captain in 2012 and received Hamden Hall’s Captain’s Award for Outstanding Leadership…Named to the 2012 New Haven Register All-Area team…Compiled a four-year ERA of 1.55…Batted an average of .417 throughout high school, with a career best of .544 during his senior campaign.

Personal:
Austin L. French III is the son of Austin and Ann Marie French of Orange, Connecticut…A member of the Green and White Club and the Diversity Club Committee at Hamden Hall Country Day School…Also enjoys playing other sports, math and drawing...His concentration is undeclared.