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David Decker Athlete Profile

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David Decker
Position: Third Base Height: 6-0 Weight: 185 Roster Years: 1995-1998 Hometown: Herndon, VA Last School: George Mason Univ.

Personal

Born in Malad, Idaho., ... parents are David and Nancy ... younger brother also played baseball at Ricks College ... is an Eagle Scout ... served a Church mission call to San Jose, California. ... majoring in marketing/communications with a minor in business management ... married Kristen Ane Bowman.

Before BYU

Prepped at Oakton High where he was all-league and selected as athlete of the year ... lettered twice in baseball and basketball.

Stats

Year    Avg.   G-GS   AB    R    H   2B   3B   HR   RBI    TB   BB   SO  SB-SBA
1997   .420   47-41  169   63   71   14    0    5    48   100   30   16   6-8
1998   .331   35-30  124   30   41   12    1    2    26    61   13   15   4-5


1995 | Redshirt Year

  • At George Mason University

1996 | Freshman Year

  • As a freshman at Ricks College he had 56 hits, 11 doubles and batted .373
  • Second team all-region 18, first team All-Scenic West Athletic Conference as a second baseman
  • Led Ricks in batting and Vikings won the district and advance to regional playoffs

1997 | Junior Year

  • Academic All-Western Athletic Conference
  • Among the NCAA's top batters, ending season with .420 batting average
  • Batted .405 in WAC games
  • Tied school record with seven at bats in a game at Grand Canyon University

1998 | Senior Year

  • Started 13 of 16 WAC games, batting .321 in league action