Duke Baseball BIO
18 Ryan Munger
Career: Four-year letterwinner with the Blue Devils ... two-year team captain ... Played in 92 games, starting 58 ... Finished his career with a .200 batting average to go along with 19 runs scored and 16 RBI ... Majored in History with a minor in Cultural Anthropology.
2013: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Played in 24 games with 19 starts behind the plate ... Totaled 16 hits, including two doubles and a triple ... Scored seven runs and drove in nine RBI ... Made collegiate pitching debut at No. 13 Florida Feb. 17, throwing 1.1 innings in relief ... Went 3-for-4 with a career-best four RBI against UNC Greensboro Apr. 9 ... Recorded a double and a triple versus North Carolina A&T Apr. 16, knocking in two RBI.
2012: Played in 18 games with 12 starts ... Made eight starts at catcher and four at first base ... Recorded four hits, including a double and a home run ... Scored four runs and knocked in a pair of RBI ... Hit first career home run at N.C. Central Feb. 22.
2011: Appeared in 24 games with 18 starts ... All 18 starts came behind the plate ... Hit .179 with 10 hits, three RBI and three runs scored ... Had two doubles ... Had a .994 fielding percentage ... Had a pair of multi-hit games, with a season-high three hits against Richmond ... Had a season-high two RBI against Mount St. Mary's ... Had a three-game hitting streak.
2010: Appeared in 26 games with nine starts ... Made all nine starts behind the plate ... Hit .267 with 12 hits, five runs scored and two RBI ... Ended the season on an eight-game hitting streak ... Went 2-for-4 with a run and an RBI in an 11-7 win over Virginia Tech ... Started six of Duke's final 10 games ... Struck out just once over his final 25 at bats.
High School: A four-year letterwinner at College Park ... Hit .355 as a senior and was named second team all-district and third team All-Greater Houston ... Batted .275 as a junior and earned Houston Area All-Star honors ... Hit .395 as a sophomore ... A member of the Student Council for three years ... An Eagle Scout ... Involved with Shift, a Bible study.
Personal: Born Ryan Alexander Munger on November 9, 1990 in Houston, Texas ... The son of Alan and Michele Munger ... Has a brother, Reid ... Great uncle, George Munger, pitched 10 years in the majors with the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates, winning a game in the 1946 World Series to help the Cardinals win the title.