After his Sophomore year at Marietta College, Tim started all 49 games at shortstop and earned his second varsity letter. Saunders finished the year with 67 hits, including 9 doubles and 6 triples, to go along with his team high 62 runs scored. He had 4 HR and 42 RBI. He had 20 multiple-hit games, including a season-best three hits in the Mideast Regional opener against Adrian (Mich.). Defensively, Saunders collected a team-best 154 assists and helped turn 42 double plays.