Neil Lindgren

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Neil Lindgren

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Akron, Ohio

High School:
Firestone

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185

Position:
OF/C

Birthdate:
08/05/1986

B/T:
R/R


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2009...Saw action in 51 games, starting 38 in the outfield ... Carried a six-game hitting streak from Apr. 25 to May 2 going 9-for-24 (.375) ... Had a career-high four hits at Temple on Apr. 25 going an almost perfect 4-for-5 ... Went a perfect 3-for-3 against Miami (OH) on Apr. 1, with three runs and three RBI ... Another high offense performance came at Temple on Apr. 25 where he went 4-of-5, with three runs and a RBI ... Led the Muskie offense in the A-10 Championship game when he went 3-for-4 with an RBI and three runs scored ... Had a career-high nine putouts vs. Georgia State on Mar. 7 ... Finished the season with a .307 hitting average and a .438 on base percentage

2008... Did not play due to medical redshirt.

2007... Started 57 of the 58 games he played ... One of six players to bat over .300 in A-10 play, finishing fifth on the team with a .330 average ... Was second on the team with 10 sac bunts ... Carried a five-game hitting streak from April 18 to April 24 going 6-for-22 (.273) during that stretch with eight runs, four RBI, three walks and a stolen base ... Set a career-high with three runs scored versus Oakland (2/28) and also tied his career high with three hits in that game ... Tied his career high of three runs on two other occasions during the season at Richmond (4/7) and at Toledo (5/15) ... Set a new career high with four hits against La Salle (5/12) going 4-for-5 with a double and run scored ... Recorded the first triple of his career against Charlotte (5/4) ... Tied his career high of three walks in a game on two occasions at Richmond (4/8) and against UMass (5/19).

2006... Started all but two games (54) for the Musketeers ... Made an immediate impact in his college debut at East Tennessee State (2/16) going 3-for-4 with a career-high three hits and his first career walk and run scored ... Established two more career highs at Gardner Webb (3/3) with three RBI and two doubles in a 2-for-3 effort ... Scored a career-high two runs on four occasions with the first coming versus Youngstown State (3/19) ... Carried a seven-game hitting streak from 3/22 to 4/1 going 7-for-20 (.350) with five RBI and four runs scored ... Tied his career high mark in hits in the opening game of the Saint Louis (4/14) series going 3-for-4 with a career-high two home runs along with two RBI and two runs ... Drew a career-high three walks at Cincinnati (4/17) and swiped a career-high two stolen bases against the Bearcats ... Ended the season 7-for-8 in stolen bases ... Ranks eighth all-time in Xavier history for walks in a season (43).

High School... Played for head coach Brad Lightfoot ... Batted .492 his senior season and recorded 46 stolen bases ... Helped the Falcons to a 19-9 record and back-to-back conference championships ... Led the team to the City Series baseball tournament championship in 2005 ... Named the City Series Player of the Year ... Team MVP during his junior and senior seasons ... All-Beacon Journal catcher ... Tabbed No. 65 in Ohio's class of 2005 by the Buckeye Scout.

Personal... A finance major with an information technology minor... Born Aug. 5, 1986 in Akron, Ohio ... Parents are Rick and Diane Lindgren ... Father played baseball at Ohio State ... Member of Athletes in Action and the Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) ... Volunteers at Firestone High School Baseball Camp.

CAREER HIGHS
At Bats 6 Three Times; most recent vs. Dayton (May 14, 2009)
Hits 4 at Temple (April 25, 2009)
Runs 3 Four times, most recent vs. Rhode Island (May 23, 2009 at Dayton, OH)
Doubles 2 at Gardner-Webb (March 3, 2006)
Triples 1 vs. Youngstown St. (March 17, 2006)
Home Runs 2 vs. Saint Louis (April 14, 2006)
RBIs 3 Twice, most recent vs. Fordham University (April 17, 2009)
Doubles 1 Eight times, most recent vs. Rhode Island (MAy 23, 2009 at Dayton, OH)
Home Runs 1 Five times, most recent vs. Sam Houston State (May 30, 2009 at Houston)
Total Bases 6 vs. Sam Houston State (May 30, 2009 at Houston)
Walks 3 Four times, most recent at George Washington (May 8, 2009)
Strikeouts 2 Twice, most recent vs. University of Massachusetts (May 29, 2009 at Dayton, OH)
SAC Hits 1 Four times, most recent vs. Rice (May 31, 2009)
Stolen Bases 2 at Cincinnati (April 17, 2006)
HBP 1 Six times, most recentat Dayton (May 22, )2009
Caught Stealing 1 vs. Georgia State (March 7, 2009 at Daytona Beach, Fla.)
Runners LOB 3 Five times, most recent vs. Dayton (May 16, 2009)
Putouts 9 vs. Georgia State (March 7, 2009 at Daytona Beach, Fla.)
Assists 2 vs. Richmond (May 25, 2007)
Errors 1 vs. Saint Joseph's (May 1, 2009)
Passed Balls 1 vs. Georgia State (March 7, 2009 at Daytona Beach, Fla)

CAREER STATISTICS
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%
2006 .238 54 54 189 29 45 4 0 6 25 67 .354 43 4 45 3 .383 4 4 7 8 136 4 0 1.000
2007 .266 58 57 203 37 54 6 2 1 21 67 .330 32 2 28 3 .370 1 10 5 6 133 12 2 .986
2009 .307 51 38 150 42 46 8 0 5 25 69 .460 31 4 17 2 .438 0 4 1 2 97 4 1 .990
2010 .280 58 58 207 41 58 8 0 6 28 84 .406 40 5 37 3 .409 0 3 5 5 239 32 3 .989
TOTAL .271 221 207 749 149 203 26 2 18 99 287 .383 146 15 127 11 .398 5 21 18 21 605 52 6 .991