2014: Selected to the All-Ivy League first team … Led the team with 15 doubles and finished second with 34 RBI and five homers … Batted .252 in 47 starts … Went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored at South Florida (3/1) … Drove in a pair of runs in 9-3 win at Kennesaw State (3/8) … Was 2-for-4 with a run scored at UTSA (3/14) … Doubled and drove in a run as part of a 2-for-3 effort at Texas (3/22) … Knocked a two-run double for the first two runs of a 4-0 shutout of Brown (3/31) … Launched three doubles and drove in a trio of runs in 5-4 win over Dartmouth (4/5) … Drove in six runs, scored four times and hit first home run of the season during doubleheader sweep of Harvard (4/6) … Homered, doubled and scored three times in 13-2 drumming of Rutgers (4/9) … Had six RBI, four runs scored and belted a long ball during series sweep of Princeton (4/12-13) … Slapped two doubles and came in to score twice in series finale at Cornell (4/20) … Hit homers in both games of the Ivy League Championship Series, recording three RBI, helping Columbia sweep Dartmouth (5/10) … Doubled and walked against Bethune-Cookman in the NCAA Regional (5/31).
2013: Played in and started 48 games … Committed just six errors the entire season at third base … Led the team with four triples … Racked up three RBI in Columbia’s 8-4 victory at Arizona (3/9/13) … Went 2-for-4 at UCF (3/16/13) … Was 1-for-3 with a RBI and a run scored at Miami (3/19/13) … Blasted a home run and a triple, driving in four runs and scoring twice in 13-4 win over Brown (4/7/13) … Went 2-for-4 and scored twice in 5-3 victory over St. John’s (4/9/13) … Slapped two doubles, drove in a run and score once to lead Columbia to a 7-1 win at Princeton (4/20/13) … Drove in two runs in 10-2 victory against Princeton (4/21/13) … Was 2-for-4 with a home run and three runs scored in game two of the Ivy League Championship Series versus Dartmouth (5/4/13) … Went 2-for-2 with a double and a triple, two runs scored and a RBI in 9-2 defeat of Sacred Heart (5/20/13) … Roped a solo home run against Cal State Fullerton in the NCAA tournament (5/31/13).
2012: Played in 17 games ... made seven starts at the corner infield positions ... went 1-for-3 with a double in first collegiate start at The Citadel ... tripled and scored a run in 11-7 victory at The Citadel in series finale ... had two hits in three at-bats, drove in three and scored twice in 14-2 win vs. Lehigh ... scored a run in 6-0 win at Holy Cross.
At West Boca Raton: Four-year letterwinner ... captain as a senior ... also played four years of football ... first team All-Palm Beach County as a senior ... batted .364 as a senior with nine home runs and 34 runs batted in ... high school team was the Florida 5A state champions.
Personal: Planning to pursue a career in sports medicine ... played baseball with his twin brother, Todd, in high school ... son of Pamela and Dennis Vandercook ... father played college baseball at Toledo ... David Russell Vandercook, b. January 27, 1993.