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Ellen Czuba
Ellen  Czuba

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Franklin, Mass.

High School:
Franklin

Height:
5-4

Position:
OF

As a senior in 2015: Played in 30 games with a total of 23 starts in the outfield … scored nine runs and tallied 13 hits … drew six walks … committed only one defensive error … scored a run and picked up two hits, including a double in the season opener versus Youngstown State (2/6) … matched a career-high in hits with three to go with an RBI in a win over Detroit (2/14) ... member of the 2014-15 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.

As a junior in 2014:
Appeared in 49 games, starting in 44...finished the season batting .227 with 23 runs, a double, 11 RBI, 12 walks and three stolen bases...hit the game-winning two-RBI single in the top of the seventh to take the first game of a doubleheader sweep over Providence (April 12)...went 7-for-13 at the Arkansas Invitational (Feb. 14-15) that included the only RBI in an 8-1 loss to the Razorbacks on Feb. 14...named to the All-BIG EAST Tournament Team...member of the 2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.


As a sophomore in 2013: Appeared in 44 games, starting in all of them ... finished with 24 hits, two RBI, three walks, two sacrifice bunts, and a stolen base ... picked up a double in a 2-for-3 performance against Fordham on April 30 ... named to the 2012-13 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.

As a freshman in 2012: A crafty slapper, appeared in 56 games, making 48 starts, primarily in right field ... batted .219 in 155 at bats with 24 runs scored, fourth-most on the squad ... strong top of the order threat, batted .345 when leading off in an inning ... scored a pair of runs on a 2-for-4 effort against Campbell (Feb. 10) on the opening day of the season ... went 3-for-4 in the win over Southern Illinois (Feb. 26) at the Citrus Classic at the ESPN Wide World of Sports en route to a .400 weekend at the plate during the five-game tournament ... had a 2-for-3 effort against Hofstra (April 18) ... named to the 2011-12 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.

Before St. John's: Four year letter-winner at Franklin High School... named team MVP 2009-2011 ... team captain 2010-11 ... 2009-11 Hockomock League All-Star ... hit .480 as a senior, .450 as a junior, and .550 as a sophomore ... led team to playoffs all four years ... also played volleyball while at Franklin ... played on the travel team Polar Crush Gold for three years.

Personal: Daughter of Amy and Steven Czuba ... has two younger brothers, David and Brian ... majoring in psychology ... chose St. John's over Delaware, St. Louis, UMass Amherst, Fairfield, Providence and Bucknell ... picked St. John's because of its location and being a part of the BIG EAST.

Year Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG% BB HBP SO GDP OB% SF SH SB-ATT
2012 .219 56-48 155 24 34 3 0 0 3 37 .239 4 2 33 0 .248 0 1 1-2
2013 .197 44-44 122 10 24 1 0 0 2 25 .205 3 3 27 0 .234 0 2 1-5
2014 .227 49-44 141 23 32 1 0 0 11 33 .234 12 1 20 0 .290 1 1 3-4
2015 .173 30-23 75 9 13 1 0 0 1 14 .187 6 0 13
0 .235 0 2 0-0
Total .207 179-159  493  66  102  6 0 0 17 108 .219 25 6 94 0 .253 1 6 5-11

Career Highs:
At Bats:
6 vs. Manhattan (3/21/12)
RBI: 2, four times, last at Providence (4/12/14)
Runs: 3, vs. Seton Hall (4/19/14)
Hits: 3, three times, last vs. Detroit 2/14/14)
 

Czuba Up Close...
Favorite Part Of Being On The Team:
Having a group/support system of people you can rely on
Favorite Song: Hey Jude, The Beatles
Favorite Ballpark: Fenway, Boston
Best Part Of Your Game: Tracking fly balls in the outfield

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