NCAA DI – C, 3B, OF Switch Hitter – 1st Team All-WCC, .300 BA, 88 RBI, 90 Runs In College Career
Name: Riley Helland
Weight: 200 lbs.kg
DOB: November 12, 1996
Date Available: May 18, 2021Will Pay Flight
Positions: 3B, C
Positions (alt): OF, RF, CF, LF
College: University of San Francisco
Riley is a switch-hitting catcher with good skills and power from each side of the plate. At the plate, he consistently hits for average and gets on base regularly, as evidenced by his on-base percentages.
He has a good baseball IQ and instincts, excellent leadership skills, and the ability to impact a game offensively and defensively.
Aside from catcher, he can also play the corner infield and outfield positions.
Riley describes himself as “a great teammate and very competitive player who wants to win.”
Played in 183 games over four seasons at the University of San Francisco, an NCAA Division I school
Batted .300 in 600+ at-bats over his college career, with 88 RBI and 90 runs scored
Started all 58 games a junior in 2018 and had a slash line of .329/.398/.441
Named first-team all-West Coast Conference in 2018 and also was voted to the conference all-tournament team
Started all 56 games in 2019, posting a .757 OPS and hitting 16 doubles and four home runs
During the summer of 2018, played with Plymouth in the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL)
Batted .333 with a .791 OPS
Had 38 hits in 29 games
Riley is looking to continue his baseball career by playing overseas, while also experiencing new environments and cultures.
Preferred Communication Tool: Email, Text, Instagram
|2016||University of San Francisco||33||65||8||17||3||0||0||7||3||14||0||0||.262||.294||.308|
|2017||University of San Francisco||36||104||17||32||3||1||0||13||13||13||1||0||.308||.388||.356|
|2018||University of San Francisco||58||222||29||73||19||0||2||34||21||43||1||0||.329||.398||.441|
|2019||University of San Francisco||56||219||36||61||16||0||4||34||22||39||0||2||.279||.351||.406|
|2016||University of San Francisco||9.00||0||0||2||4||1||1||0||2||2||0||0||0||2.5|
Living preferences: Living on my own
Return home: I can stay as long as it takes to complete a season
Prior engagements: No
Recent injuries/illnesses: No
Traveling with a companion: Perhaps for a short term visit