Win streak reaches a season-high seven games
GVSU outhits the Cardinals 26-9, posts sixth shutout of the season
GVSU allows only 11 hits, one earned run on the weekend
GVSU drops the opener, 7-4, before picking up a 9-8 victory in the nightcap.
Aracena-Sanchez matches a single-game GVSU record with seven RBI in game two
GVSU vs Minnesota State (College World Series - May 25, 2013)
2013: Honorable Mention All-GLIAC...Played in and started all 57 games...Hit .337 with 41 runs, 70 hits, four doubles, two triples, 24 RBI and a team-leading 19 stolen bases...Had 20 multi-hit games and six multi-RBI games...Hit .406 in the postseason, raising his season average from .306 to .337 in the last 15 games...Went 2-for-5 with a run, walk and a career-high four RBI against Charleston (3/9)...Went 3-for-4 with two runs, three RBI a walk and two stolen bases against Malone (3/24)...Went 4-for-5 with two runs and two RBI against Lake Erie (5/8) to open the GLIAC Tournament...Went 3-for-6 with a run, triple and three stolen bases against Lewis (5/17) in the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional Tournament...Went 4-for-5 with a run, three RBI, triple and stolen base against Shippensburg (5/27) in the College World Series.
2012: NCBWA Midwest Region Freshman of the Year...ABCA First Team All-Midwest Region...Daktronics and NCBWA Second Team All-Midwest Region...GLIAC All-Tournament Team...GLIAC Freshman of the Year...Second Team All-GLIAC...Played in 57 games (56 starts)...Led the team in batting average (.414), runs (51), hits (79) and stolen bases (21)...Had 22 RBI, 88 total bases, 28 walks, a .496 on-base percentage and committed only one error...Had 25 multi-hit games, second on the team...Had four multi-RBI games...Went 5-for-6 with three runs, two RBI and a double against Wayne State (5/12) in the GLIAC Championship game...Hit .429 in the postseason (GLIAC and Midwest Region Tournament)...Went 3-for-4 with two runs and an RBI in an extra inning win over Minnesota State (3/7)...Went 3-for-3 with two runs and an RBI against St. Joseph's (3/9)...Went 2-for-3 with three runs scored against both Urbana (3/17) and Wayne State (4/28)...Went 2-for-3 with a run scored and three RBI against Wayne State (4/28), capping off a day in which he went 4-for-6 with four runs and three RBI...Had six games with two stolen bases...Ended the season on a 21-game reached base streak, the longest of the season on the team.
High School: Prepped at Plymouth High School...Hit .470 his senior year with seven home runs, 38 RBI and a .920 slugging percentage...Had five triples and 15 stolen bases...Hit .406 as a junior with six triples, six home runs, a .512 on-base percentage, a .772 slugging percentage and 29 RBI...Named all-conference, all-area, all-district and team MVP...As a sophomore, he hit .416 with five triples, a .488 on-base percentage and a .564 slugging percentage while being named all-conference.
Personal: Son of John and Kim Nadratowski...Pre-business student.