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  Alex Rinearson

Alex Rinearson

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ft. Wayne, Ind.

High School:
Northrop

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 210

Position:
IF

2005: Played in 47 games, all as a starter, in his first season with the Bulldogs...named to the Horizon League All-Newcomer Team...finished as Butler's leading hitter...led the Bulldogs in runs batted in and finished second on the team in total hits...tied for second on the team in home runs...wound up second on the team with a .494 slugging percentage...finished second in the Horizon League in hitting...led the league in on-base percentage...compiled an eight-game hitting streak during the season...had 20 multiple-hit games...recorded a career-high four hits, including two doubles at UAB...had three hits in six additional games...hit first collegiate home run and had a career-high five RBI's at Evansville...slugged a home run and drove in four runs against Indiana Tech...hit a home run at Cleveland State...had eight hits in a four-game series against Wright State...recorded three hits, including two doubles, and scored three runs in a victory over Valparaiso...High School: Three-time all-conference infielder at Northrop High School...named to the North-South All-Star game as a senior...set school career records for hits, doubles and runs batted in...three-time NABF World Series all-tournament pick...2004 NABF batting champ...earned four varsity baseball letters...high school coach: Chris Stavreti...Personal: Born January 6, 1986...son of Bob and Bonnie Rinearson...secondary education major.TMTM