Nate Palace

#15 Nate Palace

POS. IF
B/T R/R
HT. 6-2
WT. 195
YR. So.
HOMETOWN Westlake Village, Calif.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL) Oaks Christian

2014: Appeared in 21 games for the Brown and Gold as a freshman, making 17 starts on the infield...got on base at a .292 clip, drove in seven runs and scored four in 61 at-bats...recorded a hit in each of his first three collegiate games at Samford (Feb. 14-16), including a two-run home run in the Sunday tilt...scored a run via a sacrifice fly at McNeese State (Feb. 28)...walked twice and scored a run at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (Mar. 8)...registered an RBI single at Chicago State on March 18th...drew a walk and ripped a run-scoring single at Northwestern (Apr. 8)...delivered a pinch hit versus UIC (Apr. 25)...earned a start the next day and rewarded the decision with a double and a HBP versus UIC (Apr. 26).

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Lions...named First Team All-CIF Division 4...an NCSAA First Team All-American...a Ventura County Star First Team All-County recipient...a member of the First Team All-Tri Valley League...batted .389 with a .504 on-base percentage and .505 slugging percentage his senior year...maintained a spot on the Dean's List every semester at Oaks Christian...received the Spanish Scholar Award...also received Scholar Athlete honors all four years.

Personal: One of five children, Nate is the son of Roger and Linda Palace...majoring in business administration...born September 24th, 1994.