16 Jim Plantholt
16 Jim Plantholt
Height: 6-0
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Pylesville, Md.
High School: North Harford
Position: 3B
Bats/Throws: R/R

2010: A three-year letterwinner … expected to start at third base … enters his senior campaign with a school-record nine saves, but is not expected to see time on the mound this spring.

2009: Lettered as a junior after making 37 starts at third base … also made seven appearances as a relief pitcher, posting a 4-1 record in 9.2 innings of work … hit .239 with three doubles and one homerun … scored 25 runs and drove in 18 … was 3-for-5 with a pair of runs scored and two RBI in a 14-10 loss to Bridgewater (4/24) … drove in three runs and finished 2-for-3 at the plate in a 6-0 win over Roanoke (3/21) … earned the win with two innings of scoreless relief in a 4-3 win over Stevenson (2/26).

2008: Earned a second letter as a sophomore … made 33 starts on the infield and logged 15.0 innings on the mound ... posted a 4.20 ERA and led the ODAC with five saves ... hit .355 and drove in 31 runs ... had seven RBI with two home runs in a 19-8 over SVU (3/26).

2007: Lettered as a first-year … saw action in 17 contests with 12 starts in the infield as a first-year ... also made 11 appearances on the mound ... posted a 2-3 record in 13.0 innings of work ... totaled an ERA of 2.77 with seven strikeouts and four saves ... registered a .244 batting average, along with one double and three RBI.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in baseball at North Harford ... also lettered three years in basketball and two in volleyball ... baseball team was region champions in 2005 ... named The Baltimore Sun Harford County Player of the Year in 2005.

Personal: Serves as the Sports Director for WLUR … does play-by-play and color commentary for a number of W&L sporting events on the radio … economics major.