1996 MIAC Baseball Stats


Team Records (all games)

School              W  L T   %   RS  RA

St. Thomas         36  3 0 .923 330 114

St. Olaf           21 12 0 .638 210 156

St. Mary's         23 15 0 .605 187 129

Hamline            20 14 0 .588 170 189

Concordia          19 14 0 .576 157 154

Bethel             22 18 0 .550 208 177

St. John's         20 18 0 .526 220 189

Macalester         20 20 1 .500 248 235

Augsburg            9 26 0 .257 129 236

Gustavus            9 26 0 .257 130 220

Carleton            5 28 0 .152 101 220





Final MIAC Baseball Statistics 1996

1996 MIAC All Conference Baseball Team

Name              Yr  Hometown          School         Position

Mike Pollei       JR  Mankato           St. Olaf       Infield

Jeremy Holm       JR  Fargo, ND         Concordia      Infield

Kevin Traux       SO  Rochester         Hamline        Infield

Steve Pignato     JR  St. Paul          St. Thomas     Infield

Keith Bateman     SO  St. Paul          Bethel         Catcher

Jeff Spanier      SR  Paynesville       Concordia      Catcher

Chris Palmer      SR  Fairfax           St. John's     Outfield

Kawika Alo        JR  Honolulu, HI      Macalester     Infield

Ryan Roder        JR  Granville, IA     St. John's     Infield

BJ Vertanen       JR  Cottage Grove     St. Thomas     Infield

Neil Lerner       SO  Hopkins           St. Olaf       Infield

Joel Johnson      SR  Woodbury          Bethel         Infield

Mike Glynn        SR  Fairbault         St. Mary's     Infield

Randy Razidlo     JR  Waconia           Concordia      Outfield

Stu Lang          SR  Slayton           Concordia      Pitcher

Joe Cuchna        JR  Clarissa          Concordia      Pitcher

Jessie Bryant     SR  Plymouth          St. Thomas     Outfield

Tony Fischer      JR  Oakdale           St. Thomas     Outfield

Colin Brackeen    JR  Moundsview        St. Olaf       Pitcher

Dave Ascher       JR  Wayzata           St. Thomas     Pitcher

Neil Koepcke      SR  St. Louis Park    St. Thomas     Pitcher

Chad Doerre       SR  Lacrescent        St. Mary's     Pitcher

Scott Demorett    JR  Wayzata           St. John's     Infield/DH

Django Emerson    SO  Port Townsend, WA Macalester     Pitcher



MVP (Max Molock Award):  Kevin Traux, Hamline



Coach of the Year (Jim Dimick Award):  Dennis Denning, St. Thomas




INDIVIDUAL MIAC STATISTICS


Batting Average

Player            School      Yr  Pos  Gms  AB  Hits  Avg.

Jesse Bryant      St. Thomas  SR   OF   19  59   27  .458

Kevin Traux       Hamline     SO   SS   20  65   29  .446

Mike Pollei       St. Olaf    JR   1B   20  63   26  .413

Ryan Roder        St. John's  JR   1B   20  71   29  .408

Scott Demorett    St. John's  JR   DH   19  60   24  .400

Harold Stoneking  St. Thomas  SR   OF   14  30   12  .400

BJ Vertanen       St. Thomas  JR   1B   17  47   18  .383

Randy Razidlo     Concordia   JR   LF   20  63   24  .381

Chris Swansson    Gustavus    FR   OF   19  61   23  .377

TJ Barcelona      St. Thomas  JR   OF   14  38   14  .368

Mike O'Connor     St. Mary's  SR   2B   15  41   15  .366

Scott Hvistendahl Augsburg    FR   OF   20  71   25  .352

Jeremy Holm       Concordia   JR   2B   16  47   17  .362

Brian Doll        St. Mary's  FR   OF   14  38   13  .342


Hits

Player            School      Yr  Pos  Gms  Hits

Kevin Traux       Hamline     SO   SS   20   29

Ryan Roder        St. John's  JR   1B   20   29

Jesse Bryant      St. Thomas  SR   OF   19   27

Mike Pollei       St. Olaf    JR   1B   20   26

Chris Palmer      St. John's  SR   CF   20   25

Neil Lerner       St. Olaf    SO   2B   20   25

Randy Razidlo     Concordia   JR   LF   20   24

Scott Demorett    St. John's  JR   DH   19   24

Scott Hvistendahl Augsburg    FR   OF   20   23

Chris Swansson    Gustavus    FR   OF   19   23

Mike Glynn        St. Mary's  SR   SS   19   23

Steve Pignato     St. Thomas  JR   3B   20   23

Joel Johnson      Bethel      SR   SS   20   22

Kawika Alo        Macalester  JR   1B   20   20

Chad Doerre       St. Mary's  SR  P/3B  19   20

Jake Blow         St. Olaf    SO   SS   20   20




RBI

Player            School      Yr  Pos  Gms  RBI

Mike Pollei       St. Olaf    JR   1B   20   21

Scott Demorett    St. John's  JR   DH   19   20

Nate McClellan    St. Olaf    SR  P/OF  20   17

Randy Razidlo     Concordia   JR   LF   20   16

Tony Fisher       St. Thomas  JR   OF   20   16

Jesse Bryant      St. Thomas  SR   OF   19   16

Ryan Roder        St. John's  JR   1B   20   15

Kawika Alo        Macalester  JR   1B   20   14

RT Luczak         Macalester  FR   OF   19   14

Troy Rosenkranz   Hamline     SR   1B   18   13

Mike Glynn        St. Mary's  SR   SS   19   13

Rick Van Pelt     Macalester  SO   SS   18   12

Chris Palmer      St. John's  SR   CF   20   12

BJ Vertanen       St. Thomas  JR   1B   17   12

Terry Haus        Concordia   SR   1B   19   11


Runs

Player            School      Yr  Pos  Gms  Runs

Neil Lerner       St. Olaf    SO   2B   20   26

Tony Fisher       St. Thomas  JR   OF   20   21

Kevin Traux       Hamline     SO   SS   20   19

Jesse Bryant      St. Thomas  SR   OF   19   19

Matt Kessler      Macalester  FR   3B   20   18

Mike Pollei       St. Olaf    JR   1B   20   16

Kawika Alo        Macalester  JR   1B   20   15

Chris Palmer      St. John's  SR   CF   20   15

Jake Blow         St. Olaf    SO   SS   20   15

Scott Rizzardi    St. Thomas  SO   SS   16   15

Scott Hvistendahl Augsburg    FR   OF   20   14

Randy Razidlo     Concordia   JR   LF   20   14

Dave Windschitl   Gustavus    SR   OF   18   14

Mike O'Connor     St. Mary's  SR   2B   18   14

Steve Pignato     St. Thomas  JR   3B   20   14

Mike Remington    Carleton    JR   CF   20   13

Matt Ode          St. John's  SO   3B   15   13

Dave Radabaugh    St. John's  SO   RF   18   13

Nate McClellan    St. Olaf    SR  OF/P  20   13


Walks

Player            School      Yr  Pos  Gms  Walks

Jake Blow         St. Olaf    SO   SS   20    14

Scott Hvistendahl Augsburg    FR   OF   20    13

Matt Kessler      Macalester  FR   3B   20    13

Jeremy Stremikis  St. Mary's  SO   1B   20    13

Jason Thornberg   Hamline     SR   2B   18    12

Steve Pignato     St. Thomas  JR   3B   20    12

Mike Remington    Carleton    JR   CF   20    11

Chris Palmer      St. John's  SR   CF   20    11

Scott Glenn       Augsburg    JR   SS   20    10

Dave Windschitl   Gustavus    SR   OF   18    10

Jesse Bryant      St. Thomas  SR   OF   19    10

Buck Nelson       St. Mary's  JR   OF   19     9

Keith Bateman     Bethel      SO    C   20     8

Chris Swansson    Gustavus    FR   OF   19     8

Chad Doerre       St. Mary's  SR  P/3B  19     8

Mike Pollei       St. Olaf    JR   1B   20     8


Doubles

Player            School      Yr  Pos  Gms  2B

Mike Pollei       St.Olaf     JR   1B   20   8

BJ Vertanen       St. Thomas  JR   1B   17   8

Chad Doerre       St. Mary's  SR  P/3B  19   7

Rick Van Pelt     Macalester  SO   SS   18   6

Scott Demorett    St. John's  JR   DH   19   6

Chris Palmer      St. John's  SR   CF   20   6

Chris Aud         St.Olaf     JR    C   19   6

Jesse Bryant      St. Thomas  SR   RF   19   6

Kyle Gronseth     Bethel      FR   1B   20   5

Randy Razidlo     Concordia   JR   LF   20   5

Ryan Roder        St. John's  JR   1B   20   5

(10 players tied @ 4 each)


Homeruns

Player            School      Yr  Pos  Gms  HRS

Kawika Alo        Macalester  JR   1B   20   5

Tony Fisher       St. Thomas  JR   OF   20   5

Jesse Bryant      St. Thomas  SR   OF   19   4

Randy Razidlo     Concordia   JR   LF   20   3

Ryan Roder        St. John's  JR   1B   20   3

Mike Glynn        St. Mary's  SR   SS   19   3

Mike O'Connor     St. Mary's  SR   2B   18   3

Kevin Coffey      St. Mary's  SR   OF   19   3

Nate McClellan    St. Olaf    SR  P/OF  20   3

Joe Lavin         Augsburg    SR    P   12   2

Noah Johnson      Concordia   JR   CF   20   2

David Young       Macalester  JR   OF   20   2

Django Amerson    Macalester  SO    P   17   2

Scott Demorett    St. John's  JR   DH   19   2

Harold Stoneking  St. Thomas  SR   OF   14   2


Stolen Bases

Player            School      Yr  Pos  Gms  SB  CS

Kevin Traux       Hamline     SO   SS  20   14   1

Brandon Bauleke   Hamline     JR   OF  19   11   4

Mike Remington    Carleton    JR   CF  20   10   0

Steve Gorka       Carleton    SO   RF  20   10   1

Noah Johnson      Concordia   JR   CF  20   10   0

Ray Noble         St. Thomas  SO   SS  12   10   3

Chris Palmer      St. John's  SR   CF  20    9   3

Neil Lerner       St. Olaf    SO   2B  20    8   0

Cory Holte        Bethel      FR   LF  19    7   2

Scott DeBrito     Concordia   JR   SS  20    7   1

Dave Windschitl   Gustavus    SR   OF  18    7   3

Jay Thorp         Hamline     SR   OF  18    7   3

David Young       Macalester  JR   OF  20    7   2

Tom Patras        Macalester  SO   2B  20    7   0

Buck Nelson       St. Mary's  JR   OF  19    7   3


Fielding (minimum of 20 attempts)

Player            School      Yr  Pos  Gms  PO  A  Err  %

Scott Wenzel      Augsburg    SR   1B   15  53  0   0  1.000

Joe Sunde         Augsburg    SR   3B   14  12 16   0  1.000

Jeff Spanier      Concordia   SR    C   18  68 13   0  1.000

Terry Haus        Concordia   SR   1B   19  73  4   0  1.000

Mark O'Connell    Hamline     FR    C   16  43  5   0  1.000

Dave Radabaugh    St. John's  SO   RF   18  24  0   0  1.000

Ryan Perry        St. John's  SO    C   13  44 10   0  1.000

Jeremy Stremikis  St. Mary's  SO   1B   20 168 10   0  1.000

Mike Pollei       St. Olaf    JR   1B   20 128 14   0  1.000

BJ Vertanen       St. Thomas  JR   1B   17 128 13   0  1.000

Tony Fisher       St. Thomas  JR   OF   20  26  0   0  1.000

Chris Aud         St. Olaf    JR    C   19 125 10   1   .993

Brian Sell        Augsburg    FR   1B   15 110  6   1   .991

Steve Vetsch      St. Mary's  JR    C   19  79  8   1   .989

Ryan Roder        St. John's  JR   1B   20 158  9   2   .988

Jason Myhre       Concordia   JR   1B   13 109  6   2   .983

Kyle Gronseth     Bethel      FR   1B   20 143 13   3   .981

Buck Nelson       St. Mary's  JR   OF   19  50  0   1   .980

Kawika Alo        Macalester  JR   1B   20 138  6   4   .973

Colby Carlson     Carleton    SR   1B   19 127 12   4   .972


Triples

Player            School      Yr  Pos  Gms  3B

Scott Glenn       Augsburg    JR   SS   20   3

Joel Johnson      Bethel      SR   SS   20   3

Kevin Traux       Hamline     SO   SS   20   3

Mike Remington    Carleton    JR   CF   20   2

Matt Kessler      Macalester  FR   3B   20   2

Kawika Alo        Macalester  JR   1B   20   2

Matt Ode          St. John's  SO   3B   15   2

Jake Blow         St. Olaf    SO   SS   20   2

(several players tied @ 1 each)


MIAC Pitching Stats


Wins

Player            School      Yr  Gms   IP   W  L  %

Jim McCormick     Concordia   JR    4   22   3  0 1.000

Tim Lewis         St. John's  SO    5  9.67  2  0 1.000

Benji Huegel      St. Mary's  FR    4 18.33  2  0 1.000

Chad Pylka        St. Olaf    JR    5 26.67  3  0 1.000

Chris Olsen       St. Thomas  FR    4 20.33  3  0 1.000

Dave Ascher       St. Thomas  JR    7   21   4  0 1.000

Neil Koepeke      St. Thomas  SR    4 24.33  3  0 1.000

Kevin Traux       Hamline     SO    6   32   5  1  .833

Joe Cuchna        Concordia   JR    5   33   4  1  .800

Greg Salvevold    Concordia   JR    4   27   3  1  .750

Chad Doerre       St. Mary's  SR    9 56.67  5  2  .750

Colin Brackeen    St. Olaf    JR   10 46.33  6  2  .750

Ethan Pole        Concordia   FR    3   14   2  1  .667

Eric Albright     Hamline     SR    5   20   3  2  .600

Django Amerson    Macalester  SO   11   46   3  3  .500




Earned Run Average (based on 9 innings)

Player            School      Yr  Gms  IP  Runs  ER  ERA

Jason Rancatore   Carleton    FR    3  11    5    0 0.00

Ethan Pole        Concordia   FR    3  14    2    1 0.64

Tim Lewis         St. John's  SO    5  9.67  1    1 0.93

Greg Salvevold    Concordia   JR    4  27    7    3 1.00

Mike Sutton       Hamline     FR    4  14    3    2 1.29

Dave Ascher       St. Thomas  JR    7  21    3    3 1.29

Neil Koepeke      St. Thomas  SR    4 25.33  8    4 1.42

Colin Brackeen    St. Olaf    JR    7 37.67 10    7 1.67

Chris Olean       St. Thomas  FR    4 20.33  5    4 1.77

Chad Latvala      Augsburg    SR    8  15    5    3 1.80

Joe Cuchna        Concordia   JR    5  33    7    7 1.91

Jim Cummings      St. Thomas  FR    5 21.33  6    5 2.11

Benji Huegel      St. Mary's  FR    4 16.33  5    4 2.20

Django Amerson    Macalester  SO   11  46   20   12 2.35

Chad Doerre       St. Mary's  SR    9 56.67 18   15 2.38


Shutouts

Player            School      Yr  Gms  IP  SHO's

Joe Cuchna        Concordia   JR    5  33    3

Jim McCormick     Concordia   JR    4  27    2

(12 players tied @ 1 each)


Saves

Player            School      Yr  Gms  IP   ERA  Saves

Stuart Lang       Concordia   SR   10 17.67 3.06   5

Dan Ehlor         Hamline     JR    6 15.33 2.35   5

Django Amerson    Macalester  SO   11  46   2.35   2

Dave Ascher       St. Thomas  JR    6  14   0.00   2

Jim Lourien       Carleton    SO    8 28.33 4.45   1

Jeff Okland       St. Thomas  JR    4   8   3.38   1

Matt Johnson      St. Thomas  JR    2   7   3.85   1


Strikouts

Player            School      Yr  Gms  IP   SO's

Colin Brackeen    St. Olaf    JR   10 46.33 82

Django Amerson    Macalester  SO   11  46   40

Chad Doerre       St. Mary's  SR    9 56.67 40

Nate McClellan    St. Olaf    SR    7  43   32

CG Shoap          Carleton    SO    8 50.67 28

Kurt Hebgen       Macalester  SO    8 31.67 28

Justin Newman     Gustavus    SR    7 34.67 26

Kevin Traux       Hamline     SO    6  32   25

Jim Buffo         St. Mary's  SR    8  48   25

Neil Koepeke      St. Thomas  SR    4 25.33 25

Joe Lavin         Augsburg    SR   10 45.33 24

Greg Salvevold    Concordia   JR    4  27   23

Dave Ascher       St. Thomas  JR    7  21   23

Joe Cuchna        Concordia   JR    5  33   21

Chris Olean       St. Thomas  FR    4 20.33 21




Innings Pitched

Player            School      Yr  Gms  IP

Chad Doerre       St. Mary's  SR    9 56.67

CG Shoap          Carleton    SO    8 50.67

Jim Buffo         St. Mary's  SR    8   48

Jason Long        Bethel      SR    8 47.67

Colin Brackeen    St. Olaf    JR   10 46.33

Django Amerson    Macalester  SO   11   46

Joe Lavin         Augsburg    SR   10 45.30

Nate McClellan    St. Olaf    SR    7   43

Jeff Deuth        Augsburg    FR    7   40

Scott Musqjerd    St. John's  JR    6 38.33

Justin Newman     Gustavus    SR    7 34.67

Rob Garry         St. John's  SR    6 34.67

Joe Cuchna        Concordia   JR    6   33

Kevin Traux       Hamline     SO    6   32

Kurt Hebgen       Macalester  SO    6 31.67

Derek Wannerberg  Bethel      SR    6 27.33

Brian Call        Hamline     JR    6 27.33

Greg Salvevold    Concordia   JR    4   27

Neil Koepeke      St. Thomas  SR    4 25.33


Complete Games

Player                School      Yr  Gms  IP    CG

Chad Doerre           St. Mary's  SR    9 56.67   8

Jason Long            Bethel      SR    8 47.67   7

Joe Lavin             Augsburg    SR   10 45.33   5

Scott Musqjerd        St. John's  JR    6 38.67   5

CG Shoap              Carleton    SO    8 50.67   4

Joe Cuchna            Concordia   JR    5  33     4

Django Amerson        Macalester  SO   11  48     4

Rob Garry             St. John's  SR    6 34.67   4

Jim Buffo             St. Mary's  SR    8  48     4

Greg Salvevold        Concordia   JR    4  27     3

Aaron Braam-Mayering  Carleton    FR    4 23.30   2

Nate Slinde           Gustavus    SO    4 19.33   2

Justin Newman         Gustavus    SR    7 34.67   2

Kevin Traux           Hamline     SO    6  32     2

Kurt Hebgen           Macalester  SO    3 13.67   2




TEAM HITTING STATISTICS


Batting

Team         Gms   AB  Runs  Hits   Avg. 2B  3B  HR  RBI  TB  W

St. Thomas    20  575   141   183  .318  33   3  14  115 264 75

St. Olaf      20  552   117   165  .299  37   5   6   88 230 63

St. John's    20  586    98   173  .295  32   5  10   79 245 60

Concordia     20  536    88   156  .291  24   1   8   76 206 41

St. Mary's    20  536    95   151  .282  28   2  15   82 228 70

Hamline       20  516    83   134  .260  25   4   1   66 170 51

Gustavus      20  512    59   128  .250  18   2   0   46 150 62

Macalester    20  532    88   132  .248  27   6  11   82 204 47

Augsburg      20  528    70   131  .248  20   9   2   59 175 59

Bethel        20  538    49   126  .234  18   4   3   42 161 36

Carleton      20  521    54   111  .213  13   3   1   47 133 49


Fielding

Team          Gms  PO  Assists  Errors   %

St. Olaf       20 401     34       6   .986

St. Thomas     20 435    210      25   .963

St. John's     20 422    257      29   .959

St. Mary's     20 417    191      26   .959

Concordia      20 417    198      27   .958

Gustavus       20 412    197      35   .946

Bethel         20 413    185      39   .939

Augsburg       20 415    175      40   .937

Hamline        20 419    197      45   .932

Macalester     20 402    151      43   .928

Carleton       20 427    188      56   .917






Pitching

Team          Gms  GS  CG   IP     H   R  ER  ERA  BB  SO  HBP  WP  SHO

St. Thomas     20  20   4  145   107  43  33 2.05  51 119    4  10    3

Concordia      20  20   9 140.33  95  44  35 2.24  NR  NR   NR  NR   NR

St. John's     20  20  12 140.67 145  83  54 3.45  65  54   11   5    1

St. Mary's     20  20  15  139   130  71  55 3.56  45  79   10  11    2

St. Olaf       20  20   0  135   117  74  65 3.67  46 121   17  14    1

Hamline        20  20   5  142   151 100  64 4.06  42  72   13  15    2

Carleton       20  20   9 140.67 162  96  64 4.09  42  66   11  12    1

Bethel         20  20  11 137.67 153  91  72 4.71  57  67    8  16    3

Gustavus       20  20   5 137.33 160 101  88 5.77  76  94   13  11    0

Macalester     20  20   8  135   156 113  89 5.93  58  95   15  14    1

Augsburg       20  20   9  140   173 124  96 6.17  70  84   16  10    1




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