Murakami Goes 3-for-3 as Colonials Take 2-of-3 From Rams
Weisberg Spins Complete Game With Seven Strikeouts; Beightol Drives in Three
Albright Goes 5-for-5 With Game-Winning Hit in Bottom of 10th Inning
Seven-Run Fourth Inning Sinks Colonials
Robert Homers, Drives in Three, but Errors Prove Costly for Colonials
High School: Three-sport athlete, competing in baseball, football and track, at Valley High School ... hit .437 with three home runs, 12 doubles, four triples 12 stolen bases and 50 runs scored as a senior under head coach Ryan Cooley ... named First-Team All State and All Conference in football and baseball as a senior ... football team won the Iowa State 4-A title and was ranked 17th in the nation by USA Today ... also named First Team All-District in baseball ... helped team to conference championship as a junior ... named most valuable player of Brent Prange Classic two years in a row and Second-Team All State as a junior ... named to Academic All-Conference for baseball and football and Academic All-State for baseball ... member of National Honor Society ... only athlete in Valley High School history to be placed on the Sports Wall of Fame for two sports (football and baseball).
Personal: Born Nolan Mitchell Lodden on 8/9/93 in Des Moines, IA ... son of Judith and Telford Lodden ...has older brother Grant ... intended major is Mechanical Engineering ... enjoys fishing and gaming ... aspires to play professional baseball or pursue a career in mechanical engineering.