27 Connor Harding
27 - Connor Harding
Bats/Throws: L/R
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Vestal, N.Y.
High School: Vestal
Position: OF
Major: Business Administration
gp 7
avg .500
hr 1
rbi 4
r 3
sb 2
  • Two-year letter-winner who has played in 77 games over his first two seasons for the Royals
  • Has a .411 batting average, a .559 slugging percentage, and a .471 on-base percentage for his career
  • Has 122 hits including 13 doubles, 11 triples, and three home runs to go along with 74 runs scored and 62 RBI
  • Sports a .966 fielding percentage with 166 putouts and five assists in 177 total chances in Scranton's outfield
  • Enjoy a record-breaking sophomore season in which he was named the Landmark Conference Player of the Year while earning All-Conference, All-Region, and All-American recognition along with CoSIDA Academic All-American accolades

Sophomore Year (2019)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Started all 39 games as the Royals' centerfielder
  • Hit .464 with a .695 slugging percentage and a .517 on-base percentage
  • Totaled a school record 70 hits including eight doubles, nine triples (also a school record), and three home runs
  • Scored 46 runs and had 34 RBI
  • Walked 20 times and stole 14 bases
  • Had the third highest single-season batting average in Scranton history while tying for sixth in runs, tying for 12th in stolen bases, and ranking 14th in RBI
  • Hit safely in 34 games on the season with 22 multi-hits efforts
  • Had four hits three contests and had a season-high five RBI in a loss to Drew on Apr. 7 
  • Posted a .972 fielding percentage with 101 putouts and four assists in 108 total chances

Freshman Year (2018)

  • Game-by-Game Statistics
  • Played in 38 games, including 37 as a starter, in the outfield.
  • Hit .356, third-best on the team, with 52 hits, second-most on the squad.
  • Had five doubles and two triples.
  • Scored 28 runs, third-most on the team, and drove in 28, also third-most on the team.
  • His 16 stolen bases were the third-most on the team.
  • Hit safely in 30 games, including a 11-game hitting streak from April 21 to May 1.
  • Went 23-for-47 (.489) with five doubles, 12 runs and nine RBIs during that hitting streak.
  • Had 16 games with two or more hits, including five with at least three.
  • Went 4-for-5 with a double, three RBIs and two runs in a 14-3 win at Drew on April 22.
  • Finished 2-for-3 with three RBIs, a run, two walks and a stolen base in an 8-4 win over Catholic in the Landmark Conference playoffs on May 12.

Awards & Honors

  • CoSIDA Academic All-America First Team (2019)
  • D3baseball.com All-America Third Team (2019)
  • ABCA/Rawlings All-Mid-Atlantic Region Second Team (2019)
  • D3baseball.com All-Mid-Atlantic Region Second Team (2019)
  • Landmark Conference Player of the Year (2019)
  • First Team All-Landmark Conference (2019)
  • CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team (2019)
  • Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week (May 7, 2018)
  • University of Scranton Athlete of the Week (Mar. 25, 2019)
  • Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2019)

High school/personal

  • Earned two varsity letters in both baseball and basketball, and one each in football and golf at Vestal Central.
  • Helped Vestal Central's baseball team win the state title as a senior.
  • Son of Tom and Colleen Harding. His mother is a graduate of The University of Scranton.
  • Has two younger siblings, Sarah and Danny.
Recent Games
Mar 1 Arcadia L, 1-0
Mar 4 Haverford L, 8-4
Mar 7 Albright W, 2-1
Mar 7 Albright L, 3-2
Mar 8 Brockport W, 6-1
Mar 11 New Paltz L, 4-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 7 -
Plate appearances 31 0
At Bats 28 -
Runs 3 -
Hits 14 -
Doubles 3 -
Triples - -
Home Runs 1 -
Runs Batted In 4 -
Total bases 20 0
Walks 3 -
Hit by pitch - -
Strikeouts - -
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases 2 -
Caught Stealing 1 -
Batting Average .500 -
On Base Percentage .548 -
Slugging Percentage .714 -
Appearances 0 -
Games started 0 -
Wins 0 -
Losses 0 -
Saves 0 -
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 16 0
Put Outs 16 -
Assists 0 -
Errors 0 -
Fielding Percentage 1.000 -
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 23 Vassar L, 7-5 5 1 2 - - 1 1 - - - -
Feb 29 Arcadia L, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Arcadia L, 1-0 4 0 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 4 Haverford L, 8-4 5 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - -
Mar 7 Albright W, 2-1 3 1 2 - - - 0 - - - 1
Mar 7 Albright L, 3-2 3 0 2 - - - 2 1 - 1 -
Mar 8 Brockport W, 6-1 4 1 3 1 - - 1 1 - 1 -
Mar 11 New Paltz L, 4-3 4 0 2 1 - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Wooster   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. SUNY Cobleskill   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Messiah   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 King's (Pa.)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Misericordia   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 5 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 DeSales   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 Muhlenberg   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 St. Joseph's (Brkln)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 at Wm. Paterson   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Wilkes   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Elmira (N.Y.)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Marywood   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Ithaca   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 23 Vassar L, 7-5 - - - 5 1 - 2 1 2.00 5
Feb 29 Arcadia L, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Arcadia L, 1-0 - - - 2 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 4 Haverford L, 8-4 - - - 2 1 - - 4 - 5
Mar 7 Albright W, 2-1 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 3
Mar 7 Albright L, 3-2 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 4
Mar 8 Brockport W, 6-1 - - - 4 1 - - 1 - 5
Mar 11 New Paltz L, 4-3 - - - 3 1 - 1 1 1.00 5
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Wooster   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. SUNY Cobleskill   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Messiah   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 King's (Pa.)   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Misericordia   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 5 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 DeSales   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 Muhlenberg   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 St. Joseph's (Brkln)   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 at Wm. Paterson   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Wilkes   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Elmira (N.Y.)   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Marywood   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Ithaca   - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 23 Vassar L, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 29 Arcadia L, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Arcadia L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 4 Haverford L, 8-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 7 Albright W, 2-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 7 Albright L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 Brockport W, 6-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 11 New Paltz L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Wooster   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. SUNY Cobleskill   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Messiah   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 King's (Pa.)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Misericordia   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 5 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 DeSales   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 Muhlenberg   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 St. Joseph's (Brkln)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 at Wm. Paterson   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Wilkes   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Elmira (N.Y.)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Marywood   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Ithaca   - - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 23 Vassar L, 7-5 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 29 Arcadia L, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 Arcadia L, 1-0 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 4 Haverford L, 8-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 7 Albright W, 2-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 7 Albright L, 3-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 8 Brockport W, 6-1 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 11 New Paltz L, 4-3 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 15 vs. Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 vs. Wooster   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. SUNY Cobleskill   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. Messiah   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 18 vs. Denison   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at Juniata   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 King's (Pa.)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 29 Catholic   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Misericordia   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 5 at Drew   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 6 DeSales   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 Muhlenberg   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 St. Joseph's (Brkln)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 14 at Wm. Paterson   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Moravian   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 at Wilkes   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Elmira (N.Y.)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Marywood   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Elizabethtown   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 28 Ithaca   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 2 Susquehanna   - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2017-18 38 146 28 52 5 2 - 28 19 18 16 3 .356 .423 .418
2018-19 39 151 46 70 8 9 3 34 20 14 14 3 .464 .517 .695
2019-20 7 28 3 14 3 - 1 4 3 - 2 1 .500 .548 .714
Total 84 325 77 136 16 11 4 66 42 32 32 7 .418 .478 .572
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2017-18 38 - 3 2 61 7 2 32 43 0.74 170
2018-19 39 3 6 - 105 20 - 30 42 0.71 180
2019-20 7 - - - 20 4 - 6 8 0.75 31
Total 84 3 9 2 186 31 2 68 93 0.73 381
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2017-18 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2018-19 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2019-20 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2017-18 38 69 65 1 3 .957 - - - - - -
2018-19 39 108 101 4 3 .972 3 - - - - -
2019-20 7 16 16 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Total 84 193 182 5 6 .969 3 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 7 28 3 14 3 - 1 4 3 - 2 1 .500 .548 .714
Conference - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 28 3 14 3 - 1 4 3 - 2 1 .500 .548 .714
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 7 2 5 1 - - 1 1 - 1 1 .714 .750 .857
Losses 5 21 1 9 2 - 1 3 2 - 1 - .429 .478 .667
-
February 1 5 1 2 - - 1 1 - - - - .400 .400 1.000
March 6 23 2 12 3 - - 3 3 - 2 1 .522 .577 .652
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 7 - - - 20 4 - 6 8 0.75 31
Conference - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 7 - - - 20 4 - 6 8 0.75 31
Away - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 2 - - - 6 1 - 1 1 1.00 8
Losses 5 - - - 14 3 - 5 7 0.71 23
-
February 1 - - - 5 1 - 2 1 2.00 5
March 6 - - - 15 3 - 4 7 0.57 26
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
February 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 7 16 16 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Conference - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 7 16 16 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Away - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 2 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Losses 5 10 10 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
-
February 1 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
March 6 12 12 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -