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Spartan Batting Champions

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Year    Name                    AB   H   R   Avg.
1925    Don Fleser, OF          56  33  18  .589
1926    Don Fleser, OF          81  54  32  .667
1927    Delmar Zimmerman, OF    79  43  30  .545
1928    Gerald Byrne, P/OF      66  27  13  .409
1929    Forest Rinehart, OF     85  32  19  .367
1930    Ed Gibbs, OF            99  45  32  .454
1931    Harold Cuthbertson, 2B  81  29  14  .361
1932    John Madona, SS         97  34  19  .349
1933    Alton Kircher, OF       86  37  20  .430
1934    William McCann, 2B      80  30  12  .375
1935    Steve Sebo, C           76  26  12  .342
1936    Steve Sebo, C           87  35  17  .402
1937    Milt Lenhardt, OF       95  31  23  .326
1938    John Kuk, OF            96  34  17  .354
1939    Norman Duncan, SS       88  30  16  .341
1940    Norman Duncan, SS       88  35  18  .398
1941    Howard Ladue, OF        65  27  20  .415
1942    Peter Fornari, C        66  22  18  .303
1943    Arthur Maischoss, 3B    60  20   8  .333
1944    (No varsity team, WWII)
1945    Ben Hudenko, C          54  20   9  .370
1946    Jacweir Breslin, 1B     77  26  19  .338
1947    Ed Barbarito, 2B        75  26  17  .347
1948    Dan Urbanik, 3B         94  32  15  .340
1949    George Rutenbar, OF    106  40  29  .377
1950    Al Cummins, 2B         117  43  30  .367
1951    Darrell Lindley, OF    103  43  28  .418
1952    Robert Ciole, 1B        55  20   9  .364
1953    Chuck Mathews, 1B       89  29  18  .326
1954    Chuck Mathews, 1B      105  37  25  .352
1955    George Smith, 2B       103  42  29  .408
1956    Jim Sack, OF           117  42  25  .393
1957    Frank Palamara, 2B     106  38  23  .358
1958    Ted Kearly, OF          61  23  13  .377
1959    John Fleser, OF         95  33  15  .347
1960    Robert Monczka, C       53  15   6  .283
1961    Tom Riley, OF          103  37   9  .359
1962    Jerry Sutton, 1B        63  25  22  .397
1963    John Hines, 3B          59  22  18  .373
1964    Jerry Sutton, 1B       115  44  30  .383
1965    John Biedenbach, 3B    146  57  29  .390
1966    Steve Polisar, SS      136  45  27  .331
1967    Bill Steckley, 3B      157  51  34  .325
1968    Harry Kendrick, C      143  56  25  .392
1969    Richard Miller, OF     118  42  24  .356
1970    Robert Ellis, IF       158  50  26  .380
1971    Robert Ellis, OF       145  59  48  .407
1972    Ron Pruitt, C/OF       130  50  37  .392
1973    John Rohde, 1B/2B      158  50  24  .316
1974    Dale Frietch, C/DH      87  37  13  .425
1975    Joe Palamara, 2B       111  38  25  .342
1976    Al Weston, OF          139  48  25  .345
1977    Al Weston, OF          171  70  42  .409
1978    Tony Spada, 3B         152  64  39  .421
1979    Rodger Bastien, SS     171  61  35  .357
1980    Ken Robinson, OF       153  48  30  .314
1981    Terry Johnson, DH       79  30  12  .380
1982    Chris Dorr, IF         148  24  54  .365
1983    Andy Krause, RF        131  35  45  .344
1984    Dave Corey, 3B         164  34  63  .384
1985    Bob Goodheart, 1B      168  37  61  .363
1986    Bill Gavin, 3B         180  37  75  .417
1987    Mark Sayad, 3B          65  18  28  .431
1988    Mike Davidson, OF      195  63  81  .415
1989    Rich Juday, OF         158  23  56  .354
1990    Rich Juday, OF         173  40  70  .405
1991    Rich Juday, OF         174  42  63  .362
1992    Steve Johnson, OF      176  38  70  .398
1993    Steve Johnson. OF      179  40  62  .346
1994    Coby Garner, OF         72  17  31  .431
1995    Scott Ayotte, RF       179  65  71  .397
1996    Matt Riggins, 1B       192  36  72  .375

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