8 James Cramphin
8 James Cramphin
Height: 5-11
Weight: 170
Year: Senior
Hometown: Simsbury, CT
High School: Suffield Academy
Position: RHP
Bats/Throws: R/R
As a Junior in 2005: Went 2-5 in eight appearances, including seven starts ... Threw one complete game. As a Sophomore in 2004: Made 10 appearances, starting a team-high nine games ... Went 2-5 on the year, picking up wins over VMI (3/28) and Cornell (4/9) ... Led the team with 56.2 innings pitched ... Second on the team with 39 strikeouts ... Allowed just two runs in seven complete innings against VMI, striking out four and allowing just seven baserunners (5 H, 1 BB, 1 HBP) ... Gave up one earned run and struck out seven in six innings against Columbia (4/3) ... Picked up first career save in relief appearance against Central Connecticut (5/4). As a Freshman in 2003: Had an impressive rookie campaign, earning Second Team All-Ivy honors ... Had a team-high four wins, going 4-3 with a 4.13 ERA, with all four wins coming in conference play ... Finished the season with 45 strikeouts and 52.1 innings pitched, both second on the team ... Pitched three complete games, winning all of them ... Struck out 10 in a 14-1 win over Yale (5/2) in his final start, giving up one run on six hits and no walks over nine innings ... Struck out nine in a complete-game win over Dartmouth (4/19). Before Brown: A graduate of Suffield Academy, where he lettered in baseball for three years ... A member of the 2002 Connatonic League Co-Championship team ... A 2002 American Legion District and Connecticut State All-Star ... Also earned American Legion District All-Star honors in 2001 ... A member of the 2000 Connatonic League Championship team ... Recorded two no-hitters and four one-hitters in the 2002 season ... Also lettered in basketball and cross country for one year each. Personal: James Joseph Cramphin is the son of Douglas and Jane Cramphin of Simsbury, Conn. ... Concentrating in Sociology.