Derek Olenchuk

#10 Derek Olenchuk

POS. INF
HT. 6-1
WT. 185
CL. Jr.
B/T L/R
HOMETOWN Irmo, S.C.
HIGH SCHOOL Dutch Fork HS
PREVIOUS SCHOOL Erskine

2016-17

Started in 51 games...Recorded a batting average of .316...Led the team with 14 doubles and 49 RBI...Tied for most triples (3) on the team...Hit his only home run of the season in a doubleheader against Brevard (3/4/2017)...Finished the season with 61 hits and 36 runs.

Previous to Newberry

Erksine College
Played for Coach Nichols... Transferred out.

Dutch Fork High School
Athletic honors included: 3 All-region team, All-State team... Played for Coach Casey Waites.

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Personal
Son of Mark and Pamela Olenchuk... Favorite movie is I Am Legend... Favorite musician is Eric Church... Favorite TV show is Family Guy... Favorite course in school is english... Favorite author is Suzanne Collins... Favorite food is steak... Favorite athlete is Derek Jeter... Favorite pro sports team is the Pittsburgh Pirates... Favorite quote is "Failing to prepare, is preparing to fail."... Hobbies include outdoors.