AS A SENIOR IN 2013
Appeared in 14 games in a reserve role ... Handled all nine defensive chances cleanly.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2012
Appeared in 25 games ... Versatile infielder who drew 15 starts, with seven at first base, seven at third base and one at second base ... Produced a trio of two-hit games ... Went 2-for-3 with his first collegiate extra-base hit, a double, at Colorado Mesa (2/11) ... Went 2-for-5 at Cal State East Bay (3/3) and 2-for-4 with a season-best two RBI vs. Grand Canyon (5/5).
AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN IN 2011
Saw limited playing time, primarily as a backup second baseman ... Had singles vs. Mesa State (2/12) and Academy of Art (4/23) ... Drove in runs in the Mesa State game and vs. Cal State Stanislaus (4/17).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010
Redshirted the season.
Played for the Los Angeles Thrashers in 2012 ... Played for the Southern Oregon Riverdawgs in 2010 ... Batted .309 with a .458 on-base percentage ... Brother, Noah, was also on the roster.
A 2009 graduate of Charter Oak High School in Covina ... Earned first-team all-league honors ... Chargers won the 2007 CIF Southern Section Division 4 title ... Statistics included a .344 batting average with 26 runs, 32 hits, 13 RBI, eight extra-base hits and five stolen bases.
Born July 16, 1991 in Portland, Ore. ... Parents are Timothy and Naomi Northrop ... Father played college baseball while mother played softball and field hockey, both at Concordia University Chicago ... Both parents are teachers ... Has an older brother named Noah who was a four-year baseball player (2009-12) at Azusa Pacific ... A management science major at Warren College ... Lists favorite teams as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and San Diego Chargers ... Hobbies include golf, fishing and hiking.
CAREER HIGHS (current through 2013 season)
At Bats: 5, 3/3/12 at Cal State East Bay-1
Runs: 1, 4 times (last 3/15/13 at Cal State L.A.)
Hits: 2, 3 times (last 5/5/12 vs. Grand Canyon)
Doubles: 1, 2/11/12 at Colorado Mesa-1
Home Runs: 0
RBI: 2, 5/5/12 vs. Grand Canyon
Walks: 2, 2/25/12 vs. Cal Poly Pomona-2
Stolen Bases: 1, 2/25/12 vs. Cal Poly Pomona-1
CAREER STATISTICS (current through 2013 season)