Nolan Lodden

#9 Nolan Lodden

POS. IF
B/T S/R
HT. 5-11
WT. 185
YR. Jr.
HOMETOWN West Des Moines, Iowa
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL) West Des Moines Valley (Heartland CC)

Heartland CC: Was a Third Team All-American for the 43-13 Hawks in 2014...batted .413 with 19 extra-base hits and a team-high .522 on-base percentage...stole 34 bases and was thrown out just once...member of Phi Theta Kappa.

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Ryan Cooley-led Valley Tigers...was named First Team All-State, All-District, All-Central Iowa Metropolitan League as a senior in 2012...helped the Tigers to a 63-20 record his final two seasons...also a three-year letterwinner in football and track...earned First Team All-State recognition in footballl...garnered Academic All-State honors...was a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Nolan is the son of Telford and Judith Lodden...has one brother, Grant...majoring in electrical engineering...favorite movie is Saving Private Ryan...favorite baseball team is the St. Louis Cardinals...favorite food is steak...favorite singer is Chris Young...favorite baseball player is Mike Trout...when he's not playing baseball, he enjoys fishing.