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Nick Cooper
Nick  Cooper

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Delmar, Del.

High School:
Delmar H.S.

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 215

Position:
IF

05/20/2015

58 UMES STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN MEAC ACADEMIC HONORS

30 females and 28 males recognized by the conference for their dedication inside the classroom

05/19/2015

OVER TWO DOZEN UMES STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN FOUR-YEAR DEGREE

Current & former student-athletes recognized at UMES Commencement

07/01/2013

51 UMES STUDENT-ATHLETES HONORED ON MEAC COMMISSIONER'S ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

UMES baseball places 10; Hawks bowling places seven

06/10/2013

TEN UMES BASEBALL PLAYERS EARN MEAC ALL-ACADEMIC HONORS

Stephen Bull, Brandon Schott and Tyler Witte land on team for second straight year

04/30/2013

HAWKS PUSH GEORGETOWN TO THE BRINK BUT FALL 6-2

Joshua James scores twice in a multi-hit game

05/19/2015

Senior Day versus Norfolk State

UMES takes a doubleheader from the Spartans by score of 2-1 and 1-0. (Apr. 25, 2015)

05/18/2015

MEAC Baseball Championships 2015

UMES plays two games in the 2015 MEAC Baseball Tournament at Perdue Stadium, Salisbury.

04/30/2015

2015 "The Harry's"

2015 "The Harry's" (Photo by Lloydlee Heite)

03/19/2015

Baseball vs. Charlotte and N.C. Central

Charlotte 17, UMES 5; NCCU 4, UMES 3; NCCU 7, UMES 1

2015: Went 2-for-22 at the plate in his senior year over 12 games and six starts ... went 1-for-2 in a home game against Georgetown on March 25th ... followed that with a 1-for-3 game at Delaware State on March 30th ... graduated in May with an English degree and a 4.0 GPA.

2014:
Reserve first baseman and designated hitter, playing in thirteen games and starting in ten...came on strong in the second half of the season...finished the year with a .250 batting average, going 10-for-40 over the season...hit his first collegiate home run against Lehigh on April 16th...named to the MEAC Commissioner's All-Academic Team for the second straight year.

2013: Served as a reserve first baseman and pinch hitter for the Hawks, playing in nine games with five starts ... went 1-for-17 with three walks ... earned first UMES hit with sixth inning single vs. Coppin State (4/28), also getting a walk and a run ... named to the MEAC Commissioner's All-Academic Team.

2012: Played in three games as a pinch hitter ... made debut vs. Indiana State at the Bulldog Classic (2/25).

High School/Club: Lettered in baseball, football and basketball at Delmar High School ... started at first base in baseball and right tackle in football ... reached state semifinals in football ... made the honor roll all four years ... played for Post 6 in American Legion in Seaford, Del. ... hit over .300 with the team.

Personal: Born June 15, 1993 in Salisbury, Md. ... son of Brian and Sharon Cooper ... has two brothers, Kory and Dustin ... major is English ... pregame routine includes wearing two pairs of socks during games ... personal best sports moment is hitting a grand slam in his final at bat against Dover High ... lists his mother as person who influences him most for keeping him on track and always having advice ... person best non-athletic accomplishment is being accepted into the honors program and earning full ride to college ... plans to get a good paying job upon graduation ... hobbies include reading, watching movies, video games and writing ... favorite book is The Kite Runner... favorite movie is "Pulp Fiction" ... personal athletic goal this season is to get solid playing time and improve his game ... personal athletic goal before graduation is to be a starting first baseman.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year

AVG

GP-GS

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

SLG%

BB

K

OB%

SB-ATT

2012

.000

3-0

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

.000

0

2

.000

0-0

2013

.059

9-5

17

1

1

0

0

0

0

.059

3

8

.200

0-0

2014

.259

13-10

40

1

10

3

0

1

1

.400

4

14

.318

0-0

2015

.091

12-6

22

0

2

0

0

0

0

.091

1

8

.130

0-0

Total

.159

37-21

82

2

13

3

0

1

1

.232

8

32

.233

0-0