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Athletic Hall of Fame

Tom Havens

Tom Havens


At Rochester:

  • Was a four-year starter in centerfield from 1988-1991
  • Named MVP of the Hall of Fame Tournament 1989-1990
  • Three-time ECAC Upstate NY All-Star Team
  • Three-time All-UAA team
  • Two-time First team All-Northeast
  • First team Division III American Baseball Coaches Association First Team All-America
  • 1991 NCAA Division III Batting Champion with an .541 average
  • Ranks first for UR all-time in home runs (33) and RBIs (157)
  • Ranks second all-time in hits (191) and runs scored (151) and third all-time in batting average (.400)
  • In 1991 set single season records in batting average (.541), RBIs (54), slugging % (1.063), and total bases (118)
  • Earned a B.A. in economics and graduated with honors


  • Signed with the Oakland A's of MLB in September, 1991 and was assigned to Class A Madison (WI) in 1992
  • Earned an MBA with a concentration in International Business in 1997 from San Diego State University
  • Currently Senior Vice President & Global Chief of Operations for Ryder System, Inc. in Miami, FL