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The symposium is an  inter-college event where students openly discuss the topics explored  within each college’s respective theme.

Every  RC  student will give either a Presentation or a  Poster -  either as a  group  or as an individual project.  Every RC student will also be an audience  member.  

At Registration, you will receive a name tag with your schedule on it.

The Symposium is organized into two, concurrent, sessions: Session I: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. & Session II: 3:10 p.m. - 4:40 p.m.
Saturday, December 1 • 1:40pm - 2:05pm
Maximizing Bucknell Baseball's Dinger Potential

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In this day and age, the world of sports has become ever more reliant on statistics.  When done correctly, the analysis of a team's statistics can help to show the strengths and weaknesses of players.  For our project, we analyzed game data from the university's baseball team from games played last season, collected by the team's FlightScope tracker.  This presentation will discuss what we discovered about which players had the best overall performance in a number of categories, such as launch angles and exit velocities of hit balls, and whether certain variables explain the on-field performance of the players.

Speakers
TA

Tarry, Alston

Society & Technology College
BJ

Blair, James

Society & Technology College
WK

Wu, Kenneth

Society & Technology College
PZ

Patterson, Zane

Society & Technology College

Moderators
avatar for Bastian Heinsohn

Bastian Heinsohn

Senior Fellow, Languages & Cultures College
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SJ

Suphanat Juengprasertsak

Junior Fellow, Global College



Saturday December 1, 2018 1:40pm - 2:05pm
119 Coleman