4 Rich Conlon
4 - Rich Conlon
Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Vienna, Va.
High School: James Madison
Position: SS/3B
B/T: R/R

2010: Started the season at third base before moving to shortstop… Started 44 games, hitting .250 with two home runs and 19 RBI… Started the season off with a seven-game hit streak… Had multiple hits in eight games and scored twice in five… Named co-captain for the 2011 season.


2009Started 28 games for UMBC; 26 at shortstop and two at third base… Hit .279 with 24 hits in 86 at bats… Earned three RBI against Albany on April 4… Had multiple hits in four games.


2008: Started 47 games in his opening campaign for the Retrievers, starting all of them at shortstop… Finished with a .235 batting average with 40 hits and 21 RBI... Led UMBC with 123 assists on the year, tied for seventh in the America East… Earned America East All-Championship Team honors after hitting .286 with two hits and two RBI. 


Background: A two-sport athlete at James Madison High School in Vienna, Va…. Helped the Warhawks to the 2006 district title, a No. 1 ranking in the state of Virgina and a No. 23 ranking in the country by USA Today… Named First-Team All District for two year, Honorable Mention one year, as well as First-Team All-Region and Second-Team All-State… Part of the Maryland Oriolelanders in 2006 and Columbia Reds in 2007… Also lettered in basketball where he helped lead the team to the regional finals and was anmed First-Team All-District, First-Team All-Region, and the Basketball Player of the Year for Vienna Youth Incorporated… One of two children to Mike and Dale Conlon… Has a sister, Kaila (16)… Majoring in political science… Born Nov. 3, 1988.