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27 Chesdin Harrington
Chesdin  Harrington


Montpelier, Va.

High School:
Patrick Henry

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190



Three Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Academic Team

Coman, Doyle and Harrington earn academic honors from ACC


No. 12 Virginia Downs Virginia Tech in 10 Innings, 3-2

Haseley hits go-ahead homer in 10th inning as UVA clinches series


No. 12 Virginia Knocks Off VCU, 9-4

Simmons drives in four, while Smith goes 4-for-5


No. 18 Virginia Downs Pitt, 4-3, to Sweep Series

Cavaliers win fifth straight and record first ACC sweep


No. 18 Virginia Powers Past Old Dominion, 18-5

Smith and Haseley combine for three homers, 10 RBI in big Tuesday win

• Pitched in 18 games, including a pair of midweek starts
• Opponents batted .160 against him
• Recorded 38 strikeouts in 37 1/3 innings
• Worked more than one inning in 12 of his 18 outings
• Fired 4 2/3 hitless innings of relief in NCAA Regional against Dallas Baptist (6/5), a career-long outing
• Worked perfect eighth inning in ACC tournament win over Clemson (5/26)
• Picked up win over VCU with a 1 2/3 scoreless innings of relief (4/11)
• Started against Old Dominion and worked 3 1/3 innings to notch win (4/4)
• Made first college start against Towson and worked three scoreless innings to earn win (3/22)
• Did not allow a run in first eight appearances (14 1/3 innings)

• Pitched in 11 games out of bullpen
• Worked 1 2/3 scoreless innings at Louisville in first ACC action (3/27)
• Fired season-high two innings against VCU (4/20)
• Earned first win in relief outing in Game 2 of DH at Pitt (4/30)

• 2015 Conference 16 Player of Year
• Named 2015 Second-Team All-State 5A as pitcher
• Earned First-Team All-5A North Region and Second-Team All-Metro honors as pitcher in 2015
• First-team all-conference honoree as pitcher and second-team selection at shortstop as senior
• Was three-time all-conference honoree at shortstop (2013, 2014, 2015)
• Recorded 82 strikeouts, 1.08 ERA and just nine walks in 52 innings during senior season
• Fired three shutouts, including a no-hitter against Mills Godwin HS, during his senior year
• Named MVP of 2015 Conference 16 Tournament (pitched eight-inning shutout in championship game and batted .571 in tournament)
• Two-time team captain
• Coached by Sammy Hart
• Also played varsity football for three years (quarterback and wide receiver)
• Was Second-Team All-Conference 16 selection at wide receiver his junior year
• Member of Honor Roll, National Honor Society, BETA Club and Varsity Club
• Played travel team baseball with Virginia Cardinals

• Parents are Mark and Julie Harrington
• Has one sister, Logan, who runs cross country and track and Christopher Newport University
• Father played football at Slippery Rock



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