42 Trygg Larsson-Danforth
42 Trygg Larsson-Danforth
Birth Date: 02/09/1987
Height: 6-6
Weight: 240
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mattapoisett, Mass.
High School: Phillips Exeter
Position: 1B/OF
Bats/Throws: L/R

2009: Earned first team All-Ivy honors as a first baseman...Received the G.H. Walker, Jr. Award as Yale's Most Valuable Player...Batted a team-high .344 with team bests of seven home runs and 37 RBI in 36 games played...Also led the Bulldogs in runs scored (27), slugging percentage (.573) and on-base percentage (.424)...Reached safely in 34 games, including 27 straight to open the season...Had a 14-game hitting streak from March 11 to April 5...Had 11 multi-hit games and a team-best nine multiple-RBI games...Went 3-for-6 with four RBI in the March 9 win at Maryland-Baltimore County...Hit a 460-foot home run at Towson on March 18...Homered over the scoreboard at Yale Field as a part of a four-RBI day in a doubleheader against Columbia on April 4...Hit two roundtrippers, including a walk-off blast, as a part of a 3-for-4, four-RBI performance in game one of an April 5 doubleheader against Penn...Went 2-for-3 with a home run, two RBI and two runs scored against Sacred Heart on April 7...Had an RBI in all four games of a series at Harvard, including a two-run homer in the final contest of the series...Went 3-for-4 with four RBI in game two against Dartmouth on April 19...Drove in three runs with a bases-clearing double in the April 25 win against Brown...Hit a home run as a part of a 2-for-2, two walk, two runs scored game at Brown on April 26.

2008: Played in 33 games and started 27, mostly at designated hitter...Went 7-for-9 in the two-game series at South Carolina (March 11-12)...Drove in two runs, including the game-winner in Yale's 5-3 victory over the Gamecocks on March 11...Had three RBIs at Presbyterian (March 18) and Quinnipiac (April 2), both Yale victories...Smacked first career home run in the second game of a doubleheader at Brown on April 26.

2007: Saw action in 26 games, making 16 starts, primarily in right field...Belted first career hit and picked up first RBI at UMBC on March 4...Had a pinch-hit at-bat vs. Northern Iowa on March 17 and came through with a two-run double...Also drove in two runs in game two vs. Sacred Heart (April 10).