Tino  Lipson
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
El Cerrito, Calif.

High School:
El Cerrito HS '10

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 170

Position:
IF

Experience:
3V

2015: ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE SECOND TEAM... Started all 57 games at second base for the Aggies... Hit .308 with 36 runs scored, 12 doubles, three triples, a home run, and 22 RBI... Finished third on the team in hitting and second on the team in hits... Tied for fifth in the Big West in hits, tied for 10th in doubles, and 10th in total bases (93), while leading the league in plate appearances (267) and at-bats (234)... Shared the team lead in triples while ranking tied for fourth in doubles... slugged his first career home run in a win at Seattle on March 7... Led the Big West Conference with 21 stolen bases (in 26 attempts)... One of six Aggies with at least 20 walks on the year... Led the team with 21 multi-hit games and ranked tied for second with five multi-RBI contests... Logged the team's longest hitting streak of the year at 13 games from March 7-April 3, hitting .463 (25-for-54) with 10 runs scored and 12 RBI... Reached base safely in 16 consecutive games at one point during the year -- the fourth longest streak by an Aggie... Tied a career high with four hits at Seattle on March 7, finishing 4-for-5 with a run, two doubles, and three RBI... Also added six games with three hits -- tied for the most on the team... Had five straight games with two hits from March 27-April 2 and had four straight games with multiple hits -- including three straight three-hit games -- from April 14-April 19... Tied a career high with three RBI against Seattle (March 8) and UC Riverside (March 27).

2014: Appeared in 40 games, making 39 starts at shortstop... Hit .240 with 16 runs scored, four doubles, a triple, and nine RBI... Tied for second on the team with six stolen bases (in nine attempts)... Ranked fifth on the team with 11 multi-hit games, including a quartet of three-hit games against Portland (Feb. 23), UC Riverside (April 17), Nevada (May 6), and Gonzaga (May 10)... Drove in a season-high two runs at Cal State Northridge on May 3 and scored two runs in a game twice against the Highlanders and Kansas State (Feb. 22)... Finished with a season-best four-game hitting streak from May 6-11, batting .600 (9-for-15) during that span...Reached base safely in 13 consecutive games from Apr. 19-May 13... Named to the Big West Conference spring All-Academic Team.

2013: ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE SECOND TEAM...JEWISH SPORTS REVIEW FIRST TEAM ALL-AMERICAN...NAMED TO THE CAPE COD LEAGUE ALL-STAR GAME DURING THE SUMMER...Earned all-league honors as an outfielder after hitting.339, which ranked No. 7 in the Big West, with 31 runs, two doubles, three triples and 18 RBIs...Was the 20th most difficult player to strikeout in the nation, whiffing just once every 16.5 at-bats...Ended the season strong on a 12-game hitting streak...Shuffled between second base, shortstop and designated hitter early in the season before moving to the outfield against UC Riverside on April 20...Over the next 20 games, he boosted his batting average from .277 that day against UC Riverside to .339 to end the year...Had a hit in all but two games over that 20-game stretch...Went 4-for-5 with two RBIs at Pacific on May 11 and went 4-for-5 again two games later, at Saint Mary's on May 14, with two RBIs and three runs scored...Scored at least one run (14 total) in 11 of the first 16 games to start the season...Stole a team-high 10 bases on 13 attempts.

2012: Started 38-of-41 games, splitting time between shortstop and second base in his debut season... Finished as team's second-best hitter with a .306 batting average and a .344 slugging percentage... Drove in 17 RBI, including three against Utah on Feb. 19... Went 2-for-4 in collegiate debut against Utah on Feb. 17... Went 3-for-5 and scored twice at Hawai'i on Mar. 29, then scored a season-high three runs against Pacific on Apr. 14... Turned a triple play in the third inning of a 9-8 extra-inning victory over Utah on Feb. 20... Recorded an eight-game hitting streak during final weeks of the season, beginning on Apr. 28 at UC Santa Barbara... Went 15-for-35 (.428) with four runs and two RBI during the stretch.

2011: Redshirted the season.

EL CERRITO HS '10: Earned back-to-back Alameda Contra Costa County Athletic League's Most Valuable Player selections in 2009 and 2010... Also selected to ACCAL first team both years... Recorded .450 batting average to go with seven doubles, four triples and a home run as a junior in 2009.... Followed that with a .404 average and five triples and three home runs during his senior campaign, leading El Cerrito HS to the North Coast Section championship game... Four-year honor roll selection... Advanced to Connie Mack World Series with Danville Hoots club team after winning the Connie Mack West Region championship in 2009

PERSONAL: Parents are Stefan Lipson and Jane Breyer and has one younger sister, Madeline... Majoring in exercise biology... Lists Robinson Cano as his sports hero.

CAREER STATISTICS:

Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HBP SO OBP SB-A
2012 .306 41-38 160 18 49 4 1 0 17 9 2 14 .347 3-7
2013 .339 51-39 165 31 56 2 3 0 18 14 4 10 .402 10-13
2014 .240 40-39 146 16 35 4 1 0 9 14 4 10 .319 6-9
2015 .308 57-57 234 36 72 12 3 1 22 20 6 16 .375 21-26
Career .301 189-173 705 101 212 22 8 1 66 57 16 50 .364 40-55