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26 Titans in 26 Days. # 10 Thomas Richards- Outfield- University of Buffalo-Freshman- Whitby, ON, CA

POSTED April 20, 2011
BY Timothy W. Gaffney
Twitter: @TimothyGaffney


26 Titans in 26 Days. # 10 Thomas Richards-Outfield- University of New York at Buffalo-Whitby, ON, CA

Thomas Richards-Outfielder-State University of New York at Buffalo- Whitby, ON, CA-Freshman

Titans Outlook: The lefty throwing and batting outfielder comes to Torrington from the University of New York at Buffalo.

He has played in nine games so far for the Bulls, starting one and has gotten a hit and driven in a run in limited action.

Will compete for an outfield spot when he arrives at Fuessenich Park come June.

As a senior in high school, he led his team to the Lake Ontario Secondary School Association finals while acting as team captain.

It marked the first time in seven years that his school took home the top prize.

Named to the IOSSA All-Star team in 2010 and was named varsity baseball MVP in 2009.

Was captain both years.

Born May 20, 1991. Son of Lois and Paul Richards. Brother: Justin- Sister: Jessica.

Planning on majoring in Business Administration. Favorite athlete is Josh Hamilton.

Chose UB because of the coaching staff and academics.

His dream as a college athlete is to win a MAC championship and get drafted.

 

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