9 John Lenherr
9 - John Lenherr
Height: 6-1
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Windom, Kansas
Position: OF
B/T: L/L


  • Described as a pure hitter
  • Speedy left-hander who has the ability to hit in the middle part of the lineup
  • Possesses a plus-arm and can play all three outfield positions
  • Finished his two-year career at Johnson County Community College with a school record 166 hits and ranked second in career doubles (33) and runs scored (120)


  • Saw action in 61 games, making 59 starts in his first season at VCU
  • Finished the campaign with a .289 batting average with six doubles, a triple, two home runs, and 75 RBI
  • Had a perfect 3-for-3 day at the plate with two RBI against Georgia State in game one of the CAA Tournament (5/27)
  • Went 3-for-4 with a RBI against conference opponent Northeastern (3/27)
  • Went 4-for-6 with a RBI against CAA foe Hofstra (4/16)
  • Had a 2-for-4 outing with two doubles against cross-town rival Richmond (4/6)
  • Finished 2-for-3 with five RBI against Quinnipiac (3/10)
  • Went 2-for-3 with two home runs and three RBI against Randolph-Macon (3/19)
  • Registered at least one hit in his first seven games as a Ram

2009/SOPHOMORE (Johnson County Community College)

  • Earned NJCAA Third Team All-American accolades
  • Was one of 10 players chosen for the Rawlings Big Stick Award, an annual honor given to the top hitter in each NJCAA district
  • Gained national recognition after leading the team with a .439 batting average
  • Collected a team-high 83 hits, including 18 doubles, four triples and five home runs
  • Also finished with 45 RBI and scored a team-best 65 runs

2008/FRESHMAN (Johnson County Community College)

  • Hit .420 during his rookie campaign
  • Led the team with 82 hits, including 15 doubles, two triples and a home run
  • Scored 55 runs and finished second on the team with 44 RBI
  • Drew 20 walks and was 14-of-20 in stolen bases


  • Competed in baseball and cross country all four years at Hutchinson High School in Hutchinson, Kansas
  • Earned First Team All-Conference honors each of his four seasons
  • Also received First Team All-State and First Team All-Region recognition as a senior


  • Son of Tom and Judy Lenherr
  • Born April 20, 1989 in Hutchinson, Kansas
  • Majoring in environmental studies at VCU