Evan  Heptig
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lafayette, Calif.

High School:
Acalanes HS '11

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190

Position:
IF

Experience:
3V

2015: Appeared in 52 of the team's 57 games, making 48 starts -- all at shortstop... Hit a career-high .253 with career benchmarks in runs (17), hits (37), doubles (7), triples (2), RBI (20), and walks (20)... Tied a career-high with a 3-for-4 day against San Franciscso on April 14, driving in a pair of runs against the Dons... Also added three hits in the second game of the series against Pacific, finishing 3-for-4 with a pair of runs scored and two RBI... Collected seven multi-hit games on the year, including a pair in the final two games of the season against Cal Poly... Drove in a season-high three runs as part of a 2-for-4 day against Seattle on March 8, with a double and a run scored... Collected the first two triples of his career against Pacific (April 26) and CSUN (May 8)... Walked twice in a game twice against Gonzaga (Feb. 22) and CSUN (May 8).

2014: Made 39 appearances for the Aggies, starting 30 games at shortstop and second base... Hit .218 in 101 at-bats with 11 runs scored and a career-high 22 hits... Doubled twice and drove in seven runs... Collected a career-high two hits on five ocassions... Scored a career-high two runs at San Jose State on March 8 and drove in a career-high two runs at UC Riverside on April 18... Reached base safely in eight consecutive games from Feb. 23 to March 15... Hit by a pitch twice against Saint Mary's on April 22.

2013: Made 20 starts in 34 total appearances as a shortstop...Hit .231 in 65 at-bats with 13 runs scored, four doubles, eight RBIs and nine walks...Went 2-for-4 with a season-high four RBIs and two doubles against Washington on Feb. 16...Scored a season-best two runs in the season-opener against Washington on Feb. 15 and twice more against San Jose State on Feb. 20 and Saint Mary's on April 9.

2012: Appeared in 42 games and made 29 starts at shortstop as a true freshman... Registered 13 hits on the year to go with six runs and four RBI... Registered a .952 fielding percentage... Made collegiate debut on Feb. 20 against Utah at second base... First run of his collegiate career came on Feb. 25 at CSU Bakersfield after he entered as a pinch runner... Went 2-for-3 against Seattle, including a double, for first career hits on Mar. 11... Walked twice to drive in two runs at UC Riverside on Apr. 20... Had a second two-hit performance against Cal Poly on May 5, going 2-for-3 with a run against the Mustangs... Repeated that performance at Saint Mary's on May 22.

ACALANES HS '11: Three-time All-Diablo Foothill Athletic League honoree at shortstop... Selected as team's Defensive Player of the Year as a sophomore followed by team MVP as a junior... Batted .410 in 2010, .392 in 2011... Stole 12 bags on 12 attempts as a sophomore, then went 13-for-15 two years later... Helped Dons to North Coast Section D-III title as a senior... Played summer ball for EJ Sport Warriors (Danville/San Ramon, Calif.) from 2006-11.

PERSONAL: Born in San Francisco, Calif.... Majoring in communication... Parents are Mark & Lissa Heptig... Has one older brother, Ryan (21)... Few know he played six years of ice hockey throughout the Western U.S. at the AA and AAA level.

CAREER STATISTICS:

Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HBP SO OBP SB-A
2012 .163 42-29 80 6 13 2 0 0 4 9 1 13 .256 1-1
2013 .231 34-20 65 13 15 4 0 0 8 9 4 12 .354 1-1
2014 .218 39-30 101 11 22 2 0 0 7 6 9 21 .319 1-2
2014 .253 52-48 146 17 37 7 2 0 20 20 3 28 .353 2-3
Career .222 167-127 392 47 87 15 2 0 39 44 17 74 .325 5-7