#8

Colton Bauer

INF

Player profile

  • Year Senior
  • Height 6-1
  • Weight 200
  • B/T R/R
  • Hometown Grove City, Ohio
  • Last School Grove City

2021 (Senior)

  • Played in 33 games, making 30 starts at second base
  • Batted .241 with four doubles, two triples, two home runs and 13 runs batted in
  • Reached base in the first nine games of the season to extend his career-long reached base streak to 21 games dating back to last season
  • Had a streak of seven games with a hit, which was the longest of his career
  • Had six multi-hit games on the year, including back-to-back games in the opener series of the season vs. Illinois
  • Clubbed a huge two-out, two-strike, two-run home run in the top of the eighth of a 6-4 win over Nebraska on March 14 in Minneapolis
  • Went 2-for-2 with a double in a pinch-hitting role vs. Michigan State on May 14
  • Finished the year strong with five hits in the final series of the season vs. Northwestern. That including three hits and two doubles in the opener and two more hits in game two

2020 (Junior)

  • Appeared in 11 games, making seven starts at second base
  • Hit .294 (10-for-34) with a double, six runs scored and five RBI
  • Tied for second on the team with three multi-hit games
  • Went 2-for-6 with an RBI and a run scored at Lipscomb (2/28)
  • Posted another two-hit game while driving in a pair at Lipscomb (2/29)
  • Doubled, drove in a run and scored another against Fairfield (3/8)
  • Went 2-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored at North Florida (3/11)