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#27 - Grant Yoder
2011-12 Baseball
POS.
IF
B/T
L/R
HT.
6-4
WT.
220
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
Fort Wayne, Ind.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Snider
Grant Yoder

2013: Sat out the season with a medical redshirt.

2012: Played in 21 games, 15 of which were starts...recorded a 3-for-4 day with a double, a walk, two RBI, and a run scored against Butler on Mar. 17th in his first collegiate start at DH...hit his first career home run against Grace on Apr. 9th part of a 2-for-4 game with four RBI and two runs scored...his dramatic three-run home run to right field against IPFW capped a four-run 9th inning comeback en route to an 11-8 win over the Mastodons on Apr. 24th...went 2-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored against North Central on May 8th...his two home runs were tied for the team lead with five other Crusaders but was accomplished in just 61 at-bats.

Prep: A two-year letterwinner for the Panthers ... an All-Summit Athletic Conference utility player selection .... led team to a 4A state championship in Indiana ... team batting champion as a senior at .456 ... a member of National Honor Society ... also lettered in football and basketball.

Personal: Grant is the son of Don and Shelley Yoder ... no relation to teammate Bryce ... worked youth baseball camps and performed community service at Youthville in conjuction with the Dodge City A's during the summer of 2012 ... major is exercise science ... born Oct. 16, 1992.

W Soccer Belmont Brown Field
Aug 22, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
W Soccer IUPUI Brown Field
Aug 24, 1:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
W Soccer Valpo Phoenix, Ariz.
Aug 29, 9:00 p.m. Grand Canyon
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
W Soccer Valpo Flagstaff, Ariz.
Aug 31, 2:00 p.m. Northern Arizona
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
W Soccer Ball State Brown Field
Sep 5, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
W Soccer Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Sep 7, 2:30 p.m. Western Illinois
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler