6 - Nick Cortese
Nick Cortese
Height: 5-11
Weight: 160
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Guaynabo, P.R.
High School: Baldwin School of Puerto Rico
Position: OF
Bats/Throws: L/L

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2010: Played in 30 games a rookie, starting 22 of them in the outfield (17 in center, 5 in left)… Hit .260 (20-77) with nine RBI and nine runs scored… Led team with six sacrifice bunts… Had five multi-hit games and two multi-RBI performances… Opened his collegiate career with a 2-for-4 showing with an RBI at Texas Lutheran on Feb. 15 in season opener, a 12-3 loss… Went 2-for-3 with a first extra-base hit, a double, in 7-1 loss to Emory in UAA opener, March 9…Went 3-for-5 with two RBI out of the leadoff hole on March 10 against Case, but Judges fell 12-3… Had a successful squeeze bunt in four-run eighth inning of 9-4 win over Salve Regina, March 25… Two-run single in the third inning of 11-3 win at Clark, April 3, drove starter from the game… Came off the bench in 10-5 win at Babson April 18 to score two runs, one as a pinch runner to score the game-winning run… Added a bloop RBI single in the seventh and scored two batters later on a home run… Academic/Extracurricular: Major undeclared… High School: Native of Guaynabo, Puerto Rico… Lettered in three different sports – baseball, soccer and golf – at the Baldwin School of Puerto Rico in Bayamon, P.R…. Served as team captain for the Bulls as a junior and senior… Batted .545 as a junior and .659 as a senior, twice earning All-Island honors…. Also earned All-District honors in soccer as a junior and senior, scoring 42 goals in two seasons.


Year avg gp-gs ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi tb slg% bb hbp so gdp ob% sf sh sb-att po a e fld%
2010.... .260 30-22 77 9 20 1 0 0 9 21 .273 5 0 11 3 .305 0 6 1-1 49 2 2 .962
TOTAL... .260 30-22 77 9 20 1 0 0 9 21 .273 5 0 11 3 .305 0 6 1-1 49 2 2 .962