21 Royce Bolinger
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Chaparral High...3-year letterwinner in baseball...earned All-State and Scottsdale All-City honors senior season...posted a .399 batting average with six home runs and 45 RBI senior season...selected in the 45th round by the Tampa Bay Rays in last June's Major League Baseball amateur.
ROYCE BOLINGER'S COLLEGIATE CAREER
FRESHMAN (2009): Appeared in 31 games, 16 as a starter...also made two appearances on the mound...recorded 15 hits in 78 at-bats...had three doubles, one triple and one home run...scored nine runs and drove in 18...picked up first career RBI in win over No. 10 University of Missouri Feb. 21...recorded first career hit, a RBI double in the win against University of Nevada Feb. 21...drove in two runs and had a RBI triple in the win over the University of Notre Dame Feb. 27...hit first career home run in win over University of Dayton Mar. 1...made pitching debut against Oklahoma State University Mar. 5, striking out one in one scoreless inning of work...came off the bench to record a pinch-hit two-run two-out single in the win over Utah Valley University in the first game of a doubleheader Mar. 13...pitched 0.2 of an inning against Utah Valley Mar. 14...went 2-for-2 with an RBI and a run scored against University of Utah Mar. 24...recorded first career three-hit game and drove in career-high three runs at University of San Francisco Mar. 27.
SOPHOMORE(2010): Appeared in 53 games, 46 as a starter...started 35 games at first base, 11 in right field...recorded 49 hits in 192 at-bats...drove in 26 runs...had 14 doubles and seven home runs...scored 25 runs...recorded three stolen bases in four attempts...produced 11 two-out RBIs...started the season on a eight-game hitting streak...opened the season at first base against the University of Missouri Feb. 19, going 2-for-4 at the plate with a two-run homer, a double and a walk...went 2-for-3 with two runs and two walks in win against New Mexico State University Feb. 20...hit an RBI double in the first inning in loss to the University of Washington Feb. 21...extended hitting streak to four in the ninth inning with a one-out single in loss against Sacramento State University Feb. 26, also hit a sacrifice fly RBI...hit an RBI single in the ninth inning to extend streak to five in loss against the University of Kansas Feb. 27...had a single and a first stolen base of the season in loss at Centenary College of Louisiana Mar. 5...went 2-for-5 with a double, a walk and a run in win at Centenary College Mar. 6...led off the seventh inning with a single in win at Centenary Mar. 7 to extend hitting streak to eight games...although drew a walk, saw hitting streak come to an end in loss at Texas Tech University Mar. 9...hit two homers, a two-run in the seventh and a solo shot in the eighth inning in win at Texas Tech Mar. 10...produced two singles in win against Bradley University Mar. 12...went 4-for-5 with two doubles, one run and an RBI to snap a season-high five-game hitless streak in loss at UC Irvine Mar. 21...entered a six-game hitting streak from Mar. 21-April 2...went 3-for-5 with a two-run home run, three RBIs and four runs scored in loss at Utah Valley University Mar. 26...produced a double and an RBI on a hit-by-pitch in win at Utah Valley Mar. 27...had a ninth inning single to extend hitting streak to six games in loss at the University of Hawai`i April 2...six-game hitting streak snapped in win at Hawai`i April 3...hit a two-out double, scored a run in loss at Hawai`i April 3, also had a single...hit an RBI single in win at the University of San Francisco April 9...produced a two-out two RBI pinch-hit single in loss at No. 28 Washington State University April 14...went 4-for-6 with three RBIs in win against Pepperdine University April 16...hit a solo home run and also had a double in loss to Pepperdine April 18...recorded a home run for the second consecutive game in loss against No. 18 University of Oregon April 20...went 2-for-5 with a double and a run scored in win at the University of Washington April 27...produced two doubles and a run in win against Loyola Marymount University May 22...recorded two doubles for the third time in the season, went 2-for-4 and an RBI on final game of season, losing to the University of Portland May 30...posted a .976 fielding percentage with 309 putouts, 20 assists and committed eight errors.
JUNIOR (2011): Appeared in 51 games, 48 as a starter...played all games in the outfield, 43 in center, four in left, one in right...recorded 54 hits in 191 at bats...posted a career-high 12-game hitting streak from Mar. 19-April 9...scored 28 runs and drove in 25...turned in 11 doubles and one triple...registered 110 putouts, five assists and no errors to post a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage...stole four bases in five attempts...made season-debut as a defensive substitution in loss to Oregon State University in Fresno, Calif., on opening day Feb. 19...made first plate appearance in loss at Fresno State University in nightcap of doubleheader Feb. 19, recorded a pinch-hit single...got first start in loss to Oregon State Feb. 20, went 1-for-3 with a RBI...went 3-for-4 with a double, a run and a RBI in win at then-eighth-ranked Texas A&M University Feb. 27...hit a 2-run single in win at the University of the Pacific Mar. 6...went 2-for-5 with a double, a RBI and a run in win against the University of Minnesota in Sacramento, Calif., Mar. 13...hit first home run of the season, a solo shot, in win against the University of Iowa in San Antonio, Texas Mar. 18...was a home run short from hitting for the cycle, registered a single, double and triple in order in home-opening win against then-11th-ranked UC Irvine Mar. 25...registered a RBI double in first at bat to help shutout the University of New Mexico April 1...hit a solo shot in win against New Mexico April 2...hit a 3-run home run to help Bulldogs complete 3-game sweep over New Mexico April 3...registered a single in the ninth inning to setup a go-ahead 3-run home run in win at Loyola Marymount University April 15...led off the ninth inning with a double and scored the go-ahead run in win at the University of Portland May 13.
Misc: 3.5 high school GPA...father, Monte played baseball in the St. Louis Cardinals minor league organization...uncle, Russ played football for the Los Angeles Rams and Detroit Lions.
BOLINGER'S CAREER HITTING STATS
BOLINGER'S CAREER PITCHING STATS
04/11/2018 - Baseball vs. UW Wednesday Cancelled
04/10/2018 - Baseball Falls Short at Washington, 5-3
04/09/2018 - Baseball Faces UW, Pacific This Week
04/08/2018 - Baseball Finishes Sweep of Portland with 9-8 Win
04/07/2018 - Trube's Blast, Jacob's Gem Give Baseball 3-0 Win
04/06/2018 - Baseball Hangs on to 6-4 Win Over Portland
04/05/2018 - Baseball Hosts WCC Series with Portland