Proven stolen base threat as he led Northwestern
with 15 stolen bases in 17 attempts as a Freshman... Ranked sixth in the
Sooner Athletic Conference in stolen bases... Was second in the
conference with 11 sacrifice bunts... Hit .259 on the season with four
doubles and a home run... Tied for the team lead in hit by pitches with
12... Tied a individual game school record for most runs scored in a
game with five runs scored against Nebraska Wesleyan on March 14...
Started 27 games of 34 played, including 21 games in left, two in center
and four as the designated hitter...Hit .414 with runners in scoring
position... Recorded 15 runs batted in...
Redshirted at Carl Albert State College in
Was named the Defensive Player of the Conference
and Defensive Player of the Team at Sallisaw High School... Played first
September 11, 1987... Son of Abigail Cruz...