On Dolbier: One of the most dangerous power hitters on the team ... Hits to all fields and is a force in the middle of the lineup ... Has demonstrated improvement in every area of the game with experience at the collegiate level ... Able to hit for a high average and get on base consistently ... Good base-running skills ... Outstanding defensive outfielder with a strong arm.
Career: Has been the starting right fielder each of his first three seasons, playing 142 games overall with 128 starts ... Owns a career .275 collegiate batting average with a .366 on-base percentage and .396 slugging percentage ... Tied for the lead among returning players with eight career home runs ... Also has 17 doubles, seven triples, 72 runs scored and 87 RBI ... Has stolen 24 bases and drawn 48 walks while being hit by a pitch 21 times ... Career .984 fielding percentage.
2007: Played in 50 games with 44 starts ... Raised his average by 74 points from the previous season and finished second on the team with a .315 average (53-for-168) ... Scored 31 runs and drove in 25 while stealing 14 bases ... Second on the team with 11 doubles and added three triples and three homers ... Played nearly flawless defense in right field, handling 112 of 114 chances without making an error ... Hit .272 against BIG EAST pitching ... Had a 10-game hitting streak between February 24 and March 28 during which he batted a torrid .531 with 17 hits, 14 runs scored and nine stolen bases ... Earned BIG EAST honor roll mention on March 5 during the streak.
2006: Played in 43 games with 38 starts ... Batted .241 (32-for-133) with two home runs and 27 runs batted in ... Also had four doubles, two triples and scored 15 runs ... Drew 10 walks and was hit by a pitch nine times for a .333 on-base percentage ... Committed no errors in 73 chances in the field ... Converted 11-of-14 (78.6%) RBI opportunities with runners on third base and less than two outs ... Batted .327 overall with runners in scoring position and was 5-for-6 (.833) with the bases loaded.
2005: Won the starting job in right field early in the season and wound up starting 46 of 49 games played ... Batted .260 (40-for-154) with three homers and 35 runs batted in ... His three home runs tied for the team lead ... Scored 26 runs and stole eight bases ... Collected two doubles, two triples, 21 walks and was hit by a pitch seven times ... Batted .292 with two outs ... Started all 25 Big East games and hit .210 (17-for-81) ... His first collegiate home run was a three-run blast in the eighth inning that tied the game 5-5 against eighth-ranked Florida on March 6 ... Sprinted all the way around the bases for an inside-the-park home run against Rider on April 19 ... Led the team with four outfield assists.
North Hunterdon High School: Received three letters in baseball while playing centerfield and first base; Named to the first team All-State, All-County and All-East Jersey teams as a senior; Batted .463 with seven home runs and seven triples on the year; Honor Roll member.
Personal: Criminal justice major; One of four children of Carey and Kathy Dolbier; Siblings are Keri (28), Lauren (25) and Jeff (18); Born 9/6/85 in Lebanon, N.J.