|High School:||South Eugene|
2014: Selected to the All-Ivy League first team as an outfielder … Played in 48 games, making 44 starts … Led the team with six home runs and a .484 slugging percentage … Batted .277 with 26 RBI and 44 hits … Tripled and scored a run at South Florida (3/2) … Scored twice in 9-3 victory at Kennesaw State (3/8) … Went 2-for-2 with a walk, a double, two RBI and a run scored in 8-5 win at KSU (3/9) … Slammed two doubles and drove in two runs in series opener at UTSA (3/14) … Was 2-for-4 with a triple and two runs scored in 4-2 win at UTSA (3/16) … Launched first homer of the season at UT-Arlington (3/19) … Doubled and scored a run in 4-0 shutout of Brown (3/31) … Went 3-for-4 with a home run, double, two RBI and a run scored in 8-2 win against Princeton (4/12) … Hit a pair of singles and drove in a run against St. John’s (4/16) … Drove in two runs, stole two bases and was hit by two pitches in 8-0 win over Cornell (4/19) … Was 2-for-3 with both RBI in a 2-0 win against the Big Red (4/20) … Slammed a solo homer in series finale win over Cornell (4/20) … Had a 3-for-4 day at the plate with another home run against Fordham (4/23) … Went 9-for-15 in final series of the regular season against Penn, including three doubles and six RBI (4/25-26) … Rocketed a two-run long ball in the Ivy League Championship Series clinching game against Dartmouth (5/10) … Hit sixth home run in 3-1 victory at Bucknell (5/23) … Drove in a run against Bethune-Cookman at the NCAA Regional (5/31).
2013: Saw action in 32 games, making five starts in the outfield … Batted .324 with an on-base percentage of .410 … Went 2-for-4, scoring twice, driving in a run, walking once and stealing a base in 9-4 win over NYIT (3/24/12) … Hit a walk-off, pinch-hit single to drive in the winning run against Harvard (3/30/13) … Was 1-for-2 in Columbia’s 13-4 victory at Brown (4/7/13) … Smacked a pinch-hit double in 4-0 win at Princeton (4/20/13) … Drove in the game-winning run in the 10th inning in the first game of the Ivy League Championship, giving Columbia a 6-5 victory over Dartmouth (5/4/13) … Blasted a RBI double against Sacred Heart (5/20/13).
2012: Appeared in 19 games ... started five times in the outfield ... singled and scored a run in opening game of the series at San Diego ... also made a highlight-reel over the shoulder catch in that game ... had a pinch-hit single to score a run in win over Brown ... belted a pinch-hit double in the eighth inning against Rutgers to tie the game in an eventual 7-6 Columbia win ... singled to drive in a run and reached base twice in 11-1 season finale win vs. Penn.
At South Eugene: Played baseball, basketball and football during high school ... two-time baseball captain ... also captained football and basketball teams ... batted .417 as a senior ... four-time All-Southwest Conference outfielder ... also an all-league basketball player.
Personal: Plans to major in civil engineering ... enjoys drawing ... son of Jean Nelson and John Craig ... uncle, Scott Nelson, played in the Milwaukee Brewers organization in the 1980s ... Augustus Oliver Craig, b. April 10, 1993.