40 Andrew Hershey
40 Andrew Hershey
Height: 6-0
Weight: 165
Year: So.
Hometown: Lancaster, Pa.
High School: Penn Manor
Position: OF
Major: Nursing


2012: Enters his sophomore year looking to break into the Spartans' outfield rotation ... is a gifted athlete that can track balls in the outfield ... has a good swing that allows him to hit for average while he is also developing more power as he gets stronger.

2011: Saw action in 11 games, starting six of those contests ... hit .263 for the year as he was 5-for-19 with two doubles, one triple, a run scored and two RBI ... had a .474 slugging percentage with nine total bases ... had his first collegiate hit with a triple in the February 26 game at Salisbury ... had a career-high two RBI in the April 1 win at Mary Washington.

Personal: Is nursing major ... is the son of Duane and Bernie Hershey ... names Texas Ranger all-star outfielder Josh Hamilton as his favorite professional athlete ... was a first-team All-Section outfielder in 2009 and a second-team selection as a senior at Penn Manor High School ... hit a home run to win a district playoff game at Penn Manor.