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Micah Coffey
Micah  Coffey

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Batavia, Ill.

High School:
Batavia

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 195

Position:
INF

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
L/R


10/02/2015

Around the Bases with Micah Coffey

Check in with what is going on in Micah Coffey's world.

08/18/2015

Summer Roundup: Aug. 18

Northwoods League ends with one Gopher claiming top prize.

08/17/2015

Coffey, Kenosha Win Northwoods League

Four Gophers compete in final NWL series

08/10/2015

Summer Roundup: Aug. 10

Northwoods League regular season comes to a close for Gophers

08/03/2015

Summer Roundup: Aug. 3

A look at how current, former and future Gophers are performing during the summer.

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SUMMER BASEBALL:
Split the season playing for the Kenosha Kingfish in the Northwoods League and the Joliet Admirals in the Midwest Collegiate League • won the NWL crown with the Kingfish • hit .308 and slugged at a .414 clip in 42 games • finished fifth on team in average over final 10 games, including postseason • totaled 52 hits, including nine doubles, three triples and a homer to go along with 23 RBI • touted a six-game hitting streak to begin the season with four being multi-hit contests.

2015 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Played in 32 games at third base and as designated hitter • batted .243 with nine runs and 10 RBIs • drew seven walks. Game Highlights: Debuted at Florida Gulf Coast (2/28) • registered his first collegiate hit, RBI and run scored going 1-for-3 at Richmond (3/17) • hit 2-for-3 with an RBI at Richmond (3/18) • hit 2-for-4 with a double and three RBIs against Northwestern (3/29) • hit 2-for-3 with two RBIs, two walks, a run and a stolen base against North Dakota State (4/14) • went 2-for-4 with a run against Michigan State (5/15).

HIGH SCHOOL:

Graduated from Batavia High School in 2014 • played for coach Matt Holm • 2013 and 2014 Kane County Chronicle Male Athlete of the Year • two-time all-area and three-time All-Upstate Eight Conference selection • hit .368 with 10 doubles, a home run, 35 RBIs and 13 stolen bases to lead his team to a 33-4-1 record as a senior • as a junior, hit .395 with 12 doubles, three triples and three homeruns and led Batavia to a 27-6 season • started games at seven different positions • hit .350 over the summer • two-time all-conference and all-area honoree in football • all-state honorable mention after quarterbacking the Bulldogs to the 2013 Class 6A state championship, throwing 29 touchdown passes on the season • NFF Scholar-Athlete Award recipient • three-year starter, two year team scoring leader and 2013 first team all-conference selection in basketball • two-time football academic all-state selection • National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society member • academic all-conference and Illinois State Scholar.

PERSONAL:
Son of Brian and Lorene Coffey • has three brothers: Jordan, Jesse and Canaan • Jordan played baseball at Taylor University • born July 22, 1995.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP GS Avg AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SLG BB SO SB SBA
2015 32 14 .243 74 9 18 10 1 0 0 .257 7 15 3 3

BIG TEN STATISTICS

Year GP GS Avg AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SLG BB SO SB SBA
2015 17 8 .289 38 6 11 4 1 0 0 .316 2 9 1 1

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