20 Dakota Merritt
20 Dakota Merritt
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lexington Park, Md.
High School: Great Mills
Previous College: Alderson Broaddus
Position: OF
Major: Sociology
gp 29
avg .276
hr -
rbi 15
r 12
sb 1

2018: CAC Player of the Week (Mar. 5).

Alderson Broaddus (2015): Played for Luke Harrigan.  

Great Mills HS: 2014 graduate ... Defensive MVP in 2012 and 2014 ... Earned Certificate of Merit.

Personal: Dakota Dean Merritt ... Born September 3, 1996 in Leonardtown, Md. ... Son of Eric and Tracy Merritt ... Father played at Charles County Community College ... Has one brother, Kyle Merritt.

Why St. Mary's?: High level of education and to play baseball.

Future Aspirations: To join the military.

Best SMCM Sports Moment: Home run at Southern Virginia in 2017.

Recent Games
Apr 21 at Southern Virginia L, 17-7
Apr 26 at No. 3 Randolph-Macon L, 14-3
Apr 28 Frostburg State L, 4-3
Apr 28 Frostburg State W, 10-2
Apr 29 at Catholic L, 8-0
Apr 29 at Catholic L, 9-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 17
Plate appearances 104 65
At Bats 87 56
Runs 12 5
Hits 24 9
Doubles 10 3
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 15 5
Total bases 34 12
Walks 13 7
Hit by pitch 2 1
Strikeouts 26 21
Sacrifice Flies 2 1
Sacrifice Hits - -
Hit into double play 4 3
Stolen Bases 1 -
Caught Stealing 1 -
Batting Average .276 .161
On Base Percentage .375 .262
Slugging Percentage .391 .214
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 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 67 43
Put Outs 62 40
Assists 4 3
Errors 1 0
Fielding Percentage .985 1.000
Double Plays 1 1
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 21 Catholic L, 5-3 1 1 0 - - - 0 2 1 - -
Feb 24 McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Mount Saint Vincent W, 23-1 4 1 3 3 - - 3 - - - -
Mar 4 Mount Saint Vincent W, 6-4 2 1 2 1 - - 1 - - - -
Mar 4 Mount Saint Vincent L, 8-6 2 0 1 - - - 1 1 1 - -
Mar 10 Lasell W, 3-0 3 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - -
Mar 10 Lasell W, 5-4 2 1 2 1 - - 1 1 - - -
Mar 17 D'Youville W, 6-5 3 0 2 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 17 D'Youville W, 6-2 1 1 0 - - - 0 2 1 - -
Mar 18 D'Youville L, 16-11 4 1 1 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Mar 24 at No. 10 Christopher Newport L, 8-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 24 at No. 10 Christopher Newport L, 11-3 4 0 1 1 - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 26 at Wesley W, 9-4 5 0 0 - - - 1 - 2 - -
Mar 28 York (Pa.) L, 14-4 3 0 1 1 - - 0 1 1 - -
Mar 30 at Gallaudet W, 8-7 4 1 2 - - - 0 - - 1 1
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) L, 13-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) L, 15-3 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 3 - -
Apr 5 Mary Washington W, 15-6 5 0 0 - - - 0 - 4 - -
Apr 6 Salisbury L, 12-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 6 Salisbury L, 11-7 4 1 0 - - - 1 1 1 - -
Apr 10 at York (Pa.) L, 14-2 2 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 12 Wesley L, 11-8 5 0 2 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Apr 14 Penn State Harrisburg L, 13-7 4 0 1 1 - - 1 - 1 - -
Apr 14 Penn State Harrisburg L, 20-9 1 0 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Apr 18 at Mary Washington L, 20-3 1 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 21 at Southern Virginia W, 14-6 4 2 2 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 21 at Southern Virginia L, 17-7 2 1 0 - - - 1 2 1 - -
Apr 26 at No. 3 Randolph-Macon L, 14-3 3 0 1 1 - - 2 - - - -
Apr 28 Frostburg State L, 4-3 3 1 0 - - - 0 1 2 - -
Apr 28 Frostburg State W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Catholic L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Catholic L, 9-2 2 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 21 Catholic L, 5-3 - - - 0 0 - - - - 3
Feb 24 McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Mount Saint Vincent W, 23-1 - - - 6 3 - - 1 - 4
Mar 4 Mount Saint Vincent W, 6-4 - 1 - 3 1 - - 1 - 3
Mar 4 Mount Saint Vincent L, 8-6 - - - 1 0 - - - - 3
Mar 10 Lasell W, 3-0 - - - 2 1 1 1 1 1.00 3
Mar 10 Lasell W, 5-4 - - - 3 1 - - - - 3
Mar 17 D'Youville W, 6-5 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 3
Mar 17 D'Youville W, 6-2 - - - 0 0 - - - - 3
Mar 18 D'Youville L, 16-11 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 4
Mar 24 at No. 10 Christopher Newport L, 8-0 - - - 0 0 1 3 - - 3
Mar 24 at No. 10 Christopher Newport L, 11-3 - - - 2 1 - 1 - - 4
Mar 26 at Wesley W, 9-4 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 5
Mar 28 York (Pa.) L, 14-4 - - - 2 1 - - 1 - 4
Mar 30 at Gallaudet W, 8-7 1 - - 2 0 - 2 - - 5
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) L, 13-0 1 - - 0 0 1 2 - - 4
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) L, 15-3 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 5 Mary Washington W, 15-6 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Apr 6 Salisbury L, 12-1 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 3
Apr 6 Salisbury L, 11-7 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 5
Apr 10 at York (Pa.) L, 14-2 - - - 1 0 - - - - 2
Apr 12 Wesley L, 11-8 - - - 2 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Apr 14 Penn State Harrisburg L, 13-7 - 1 - 2 1 1 2 1 2.00 5
Apr 14 Penn State Harrisburg L, 20-9 - - - 0 0 - - - - 2
Apr 18 at Mary Washington L, 20-3 - - - 1 0 - - - - 1
Apr 21 at Southern Virginia W, 14-6 - - - 2 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Apr 21 at Southern Virginia L, 17-7 - - - 0 0 - - - - 4
Apr 26 at No. 3 Randolph-Macon L, 14-3 - - - 2 1 - 1 1 1.00 3
Apr 28 Frostburg State L, 4-3 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 4
Apr 28 Frostburg State W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Catholic L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Catholic L, 9-2 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 2
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 21 Catholic L, 5-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 24 McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Mount Saint Vincent W, 23-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 4 Mount Saint Vincent W, 6-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 4 Mount Saint Vincent L, 8-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 10 Lasell W, 3-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 10 Lasell W, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 17 D'Youville W, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 17 D'Youville W, 6-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 18 D'Youville L, 16-11 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 24 at No. 10 Christopher Newport L, 8-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 24 at No. 10 Christopher Newport L, 11-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 26 at Wesley W, 9-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 28 York (Pa.) L, 14-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 at Gallaudet W, 8-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) L, 13-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) L, 15-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 Mary Washington W, 15-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 Salisbury L, 12-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 Salisbury L, 11-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 10 at York (Pa.) L, 14-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 12 Wesley L, 11-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 14 Penn State Harrisburg L, 13-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 14 Penn State Harrisburg L, 20-9 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 18 at Mary Washington L, 20-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 21 at Southern Virginia W, 14-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 21 at Southern Virginia L, 17-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 at No. 3 Randolph-Macon L, 14-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 Frostburg State L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 Frostburg State W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Catholic L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Catholic L, 9-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 21 Catholic L, 5-3 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 24 McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 24 McDaniel   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 3 Mount Saint Vincent W, 23-1 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 4 Mount Saint Vincent W, 6-4 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 4 Mount Saint Vincent L, 8-6 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 10 Lasell W, 3-0 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 10 Lasell W, 5-4 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 17 D'Youville W, 6-5 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 17 D'Youville W, 6-2 4 3 0 1 .750 - - - - - -
Mar 18 D'Youville L, 16-11 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 24 at No. 10 Christopher Newport L, 8-0 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 24 at No. 10 Christopher Newport L, 11-3 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Wesley W, 9-4 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 28 York (Pa.) L, 14-4 7 5 2 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 30 at Gallaudet W, 8-7 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) L, 13-0 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Marymount (Va.) L, 15-3 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 5 Mary Washington W, 15-6 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 6 Salisbury L, 12-1 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 6 Salisbury L, 11-7 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 10 at York (Pa.) L, 14-2 6 5 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 12 Wesley L, 11-8 4 4 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 14 Penn State Harrisburg L, 13-7 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 14 Penn State Harrisburg L, 20-9 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 18 at Mary Washington L, 20-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Southern Virginia W, 14-6 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 21 at Southern Virginia L, 17-7 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 26 at No. 3 Randolph-Macon L, 14-3 3 2 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 28 Frostburg State L, 4-3 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 28 Frostburg State W, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Catholic L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Catholic L, 9-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2016-17 19 56 6 13 3 - 1 5 1 20 - - .232 .246 .339
2017-18 29 87 12 24 10 - - 15 13 26 1 1 .276 .375 .391
Total 48 143 18 37 13 - 1 20 14 46 1 1 .259 .329 .371
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2016-17 19 - - - 19 4 - 15 7 2.14 57
2017-18 29 2 2 - 34 10 4 23 15 1.53 104
Total 48 2 2 - 53 14 4 38 22 1.73 161
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2016-17 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2017-18 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
2016-17 19 30 26 2 2 .933 - - - - - -
2017-18 29 67 62 4 1 .985 1 - - - - -
Total 48 97 88 6 3 .969 1 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 29 87 12 24 10 - - 15 13 26 1 1 .276 .375 .391
Conference 17 56 5 9 3 - - 5 7 21 - - .161 .262 .214
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 17 50 8 16 8 - - 11 10 16 - - .320 .419 .480
Away 12 37 4 8 2 - - 4 3 10 1 1 .216 .310 .270
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 10 33 7 14 6 - - 7 4 7 1 1 .424 .487 .606
Losses 19 54 5 10 4 - - 8 9 19 - - .185 .308 .259
-
February 1 1 1 0 - - - 0 2 1 - - .000 .667 .000
March 15 47 6 16 8 - - 9 5 11 1 1 .340 .418 .511
April 13 39 5 8 2 - - 6 6 14 - - .205 .304 .256
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 29 2 2 - 34 10 4 23 15 1.53 104
Conference 17 1 1 - 12 3 3 17 9 1.89 65
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 17 - 2 - 24 8 2 10 11 0.91 62
Away 12 2 - - 10 2 2 13 4 3.25 42
Neutral - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 10 1 1 - 20 6 1 7 7 1.00 39
Losses 19 1 1 - 14 4 3 16 8 2.00 65
-
February 1 - - - 0 0 - - - - 3
March 15 2 1 - 24 8 3 12 8 1.50 55
April 13 - 1 - 10 2 1 11 7 1.57 46
  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 0 0 0 - 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 0 0 0 - 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
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 29 67 62 4 1 .985 1 - - - - -
Conference 17 43 40 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 17 40 37 2 1 .975 1 - - - - -
Away 12 27 25 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Neutral - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 10 20 19 0 1 .950 - - - - - -
Losses 19 47 43 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
-
February 1 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
March 15 37 34 2 1 .973 1 - - - - -
April 13 27 25 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -