#7 Dan Wackler
Junior
Second Base - 2B
Height: 5-11
Weight: 165
Bats/Throws - R/R
Hometown: Buffalo, Minn.
High School: Buffalo H.S. ('07)
Major: Exercise Science

Batting Statistics
Year
GP
Avg
AB
R
H
2B
3B
HR
RBI
TB
SLG
BB
HBP
2009
28
.279
86
10
24
4
0
1
10
31
.360
5
2
2008
14
.229
35
8
8
1
0
0
6
9
.257
6
1
Total
42
.264
121
18
32
5
0
1
16
40
.331
11
3
Year
GP
SO
GDP
OB%
SF
SH
SB-ATT
PO
A
E
FLD%
2009
28
21
0
.323
3
2
0-1
43
65
1
.991
2008
14
9
0
.357
0
2
2-2
15
30
2
.957
Total
42
30
0
.333
3
4
2-3
58
95
3
.981
 

2009: Made only one error in 109 chances in 2009...started in 28 games at second base for the Cobbers...led the team in fielding percentage (.991)...also for the team lead in sacrifice flies (3) and was third on the team in hit by pitch (2) and sacrifice bunts (2)...hit his first collegiate home run against St. Olaf on Apr. 20...had a career high 3 RBI against St. Olaf on Apr. 20...had six multiple hit games.

2008: Played in 14 games and started 11... finished the season with a .229 batting average, perfect at stealing bases and had a .957 fielding average.

Personal: Letter winner in baseball, basketball and academic...Gold Glove winner, All-Conference, and All-Conference honorable mention...son of Marc and Ann...hobbies include being outside, hanging out with friends and family

Why did you choose to come to Concordia? "Play baseball and get a great academics."

The WACKLER File:

Nickname: Wack

Where you would go if you could spend one week anywhere in the world: Alaska

Favorite food: cold pizza

Favorite restaurant: FuddRuckers

Favorite movies: Big Daddy

Favorite TV show: Sportscenter, Scrubs

Favorite music groups: Quietdrive, T.I., Tupac, Country

Favorite book: Rocket Boys

Favorite holiday: Christmas

What is the best gift you ever received: My Car

The three people I would most like to meet: Kirby Puckett, Ozzie Smith, Brett Favre

Nobody knows how much I like to:  Sleep

The biggest influence on my baseball career: my parents

Greatest person sport moment: State Basketball championship

If I were to play another sport, it would be:  Basketball

Favorite pro sports team: Twins

My dream job is: Be my own boss