Cincinnati battles No. 9 Louisville in the inaugural Reds Collegiate Invitational at Great American Ballpark
Cincinnati at Wright State April 2, 2013 Nischwitz Stadium Dayton, Ohio Photos by Scott Reed/swohfootball.com
2014 Season (Redshirt Junior): Played in 27 games with seven starts ... collected nine hits and scored four runs ... had a hit in three straight games vs. Ohio State (5/13) and No. 5 Louisville (5/16, 5/16) ...kockedtwo hits in a win over crosstown rival Xavier (4/15) ... hit an RBI-double in a game versus UConn (4/13) ... scored one run apiece in wins over Youngstown State (3/8) and Dayton (3/11) ... saw his first action of the season against Radford (2/22).
2013 Season (Redshirt Sophomore):Recorded a .255 batting average with a .307 slugging percentage and a .428 on base percentage in 34 appearances ... made 38 starts in the outfield ... connected for 35 hits and brought in 13 RBIs while scoring 34 runs ... had three hits and scored one run against Notre Dame (5/17) ... scored two runs and stole three bases in the opening game against Santa Clara (5/11) ... scored four runs against Wright State (4/10) ... brought in a career-high three RBIs on two hits at St. John's (3/28) ... notched his first career hit against New York Tech (3/1).
2012 Summer: Played outfield for the 13-26 Hamilton Joes of the Great Lakes Collegiate League ... led the team in stolen bases with eight and finished third on the team with a .311 batting average, 37 hits and a .396 on-base percentage ... hit five doubles and did not make an error in 35 games in the outfield ... was named a Great Lakes League mid-season all-star.
2012 Season (Redshirt Freshman): Appeared in 36 ballgames with 16 starts ... hit .211 with 17 runs scored, one home run and five RBIs ... went 4 for 4 in stolen-base attempts ... started seven of team's final nine ballgames and hit .348 with seven runs, two RBIs, three steals and a .464 on-base rate ... swiped career-high three bases at Villanova (5/13) ... hit first home run of career with season-high two RBIs at Notre Dame (4/14) ... produced season-bests of three hits and three runs scored in first-career start vs. Pitt (4/1) ... recorded first triple of career in second game of doubleheader vs. Chicago State (3/10).
2011 Summer: Helped lead Hamilton Joes of Great Lakes Collegiate League to a 24-18 record ... an outfielder, he finished second on team in games played (35) and runs scored (22) ... finished third on the team with a .315 batting average ... had 15 RBI, 15 walks and was 11-14 in stolen base attempts.
High School: Named 2010 All-Greater Catholic League First Team his senior year at Moeller H.S. after hitting .411, with a .644 slugging percentage and a .556 on-base percentage as a center fielder ... helped lead team to 2009 state championship.
Personal: Born Dec. 22, 1991 ... son of Paul and Lisa McAlpine ... majoring in marketing.