John LaMantia
#10 John LaMantia

Class Year: 2010

Position: IF (R-R)

High School: Deerfield Academy

Hometown: Gates Mills, Ohio

2010 season highlights: John was third on the team in batting of those with 50 at-bats or more with a .343 average, 14 runs scored, five doubles, eight RBI, a .443 slugging percentage, and a .418 on-base percentage. He had a fine .986 fielding percentage, with just one error in 74 chances. He made the 2010 NESCAC Spring All-Academic Team. LaMantia finished his career with 110 hits and a .337 batting average. 2009 season highlights: LaMantia hit .287, scored 23 runs, had two homers, 13 RBI, and nine walks. He made the 2009 NESCAC Spring All-Academic Team. 2008 season highlights: John had his best offensive season, finishing seventh in the NESCAC in batting average (.410). He also had 31 runs scored, four triples, 21 RBI, a .543 slugging percentage, seven stolen bases, and a .479 on-base percentage. 2007 season highlights: LaMantia batted .280 with seven runs scored, and a .419 on-base percentage in his first year at Colby. At Colby: John is pursuing a major in Economics with a minor in Administrative Science. Before Colby: played baseball and football at Deerfield Academy... Central New England Prep School baseball league All-Team selection junior and senior years.