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Micah Coffey
Micah  Coffey

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Batavia, Ill.

High School:
Batavia

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 200

Position:
INF

Experience:
2L

Bats/Throws:
L/R


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07/13/2016

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07/06/2016

Summer Roundup: July 6

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06/30/2016

Summer Roundup: June 30

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06/01/2016

Gophers Earn Academic Big Ten Honors

The Gophers totaled 282 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.

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2016 SUMMER BASEBALL:
Played 26 games for the Kenosha Kingfish • had a .302 batting average in 86 at-bats where he hit one home run and drove in 14 RBIs • scored 13 runs and stole four bases.

2016 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Tabbed All-Big Ten Second Team • hit .333 and tied for the team lead with 42 RBI • touted a .524 slugging clip that featured 13 doubles, three triples and seven home runs • netted 18 mult-hit performances and had seven games with multiple RBI • closed the season on a 21-game hitting streak and reached base safely in the final 23 games of the season • Academic All-Big Ten. Game Highlights: Started at the hot corner for all four games to open the season in Surprise, Ariz. (2/19-2/21) and picked up a hit in each game, with an RBI coming in three of the contests • notched a season high with two hits at Campbell (2/26) • launched his first career home run in the series finale at Campbell (2/28) • hit 5-for-10 with two runs, three RBI, a double and a homer in series at Georgia State (3/4-3/6) • tallied a hit and totaled four RBI with one double and a triple in all four contests at Seattle U (3/11-3/16) • drilled three hits and capped a 10-game hitting streak at Utah Valley (3/18-3/20) • went 2-for-3 with two runs and an RBI double against Augsburg (3/22) • set a season-high with three RBI on the back end of the doubleheader sweep at No. 23 Missouri State (3/26) • went 2-for-3 with an RBI against Saint Mary's (3/30) • notched an RBI single against Iowa (4/1) • set a career-best mark by drawing four walks versus Northern Illinois (4/6) tied a season-high and led the club with three hits in opening series win at No. 25 Michigan (4/8) • laced a single and scored a run against South Dakota State (4/12) • scored two runs and drilled a single versus Maryland (4/17) • netted three hits, including an RBI triple, at Northwestern (4/22-4/24) • went 2-for-4 and scored a run at North Dakota State (4/26) • collected three hits, including a homer, scored twice and added four RBI in the series-clinching win at Illinois (5/1) • laced six hits, including one double and a roundtripper, and scored four times in non-conference sweep of Kansas (5/3-5/4) • hit two home runs and totaled three RBI, while score three times against Indiana (5/6-5/8) • netted three runs, a double and one homer at Purdue (5/13-5/14) • went 6-for-12 with a double and a triple and scored the game-winning run that clinched the Big Ten regular season title against Ohio State (5/19-5/21) • picked up a pair of hits in games against Iowa (5/25) and Michigan (5/26) at the Big Ten Tournament • netted a pair of hits, including a double, in contests against Wake Forest (6/3) and Binghamton (6/4) • racked up two RBI and laced a double versus Wake Forest (6/5) • scored a run and hit a single back up the middle at Texas A&M (6/5).

2015 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
2016 56 55 .333 210 38 70 42 13 3 7 .524 23 39 2 2
Total 88 69 .310 284 47 88 52 14 3 7 .430 30 54 5 5

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
2016 22 22 .317 82 17 26 17 3 2 4 .549 7 18 0 0
Total 39 30 .308 120 23 37 21 4 2 4 .475 9 27 1 1

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