Andrew Vaughn (baseball)

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Andrew Vaughn
California Golden Bears – No. 20
First baseman / Pitcher
Born: (1998-04-03) April 3, 1998 (age 20)
Santa Rosa, California
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Career highlights and awards

Andrew Vaughn (born April 3, 1998) is an American college baseball first baseman and pitcher for the California Golden Bears.

Vaughn attended Maria Carrillo High School in Santa Rosa, California. He enrolled at the University of California to play college baseball for the California Golden Bears. As a freshman, Vaughn played first base and made ten appearances as a pitcher.[1][2] He hit 12 home runs and won the Pac-12 Conference Freshman of the Year Award.[3] He played collegiate summer baseball in 2017 for the Victoria HarbourCats of the West Coast League.[4] As a sophomore in 2018, Vaughn hit 23 home runs with a .402 batting average. Perfect Game/Rawlings named him their National Player of the Year,[5] and he won the Pac-12 Conference Baseball Player of the Year Award and Golden Spikes Award.[6][7][8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Former Maria Carrillo baseball star Andrew Vaughn to train with national collegiate team". Pressdemocrat.com. June 13, 2017. Retrieved June 16, 2018.
  2. ^ Simmons, Rusty (April 25, 2018). "Vaughn's big bat is part of sophomore's complete package". SFGate. Retrieved June 16, 2018.
  3. ^ https://www.californiagoldenblogs.com/2018/6/29/17516658/cal-golden-bears-sophomore-1st-baseman-andrew-vaughn-wins-golden-spikes-award-baseballs-heisman
  4. ^ Cleve Dheensaw (June 13, 2017). "Slugging infielder Andrew Vaughn adds power to HarbourCats lineup". Timescolonist.com. Retrieved June 16, 2018.
  5. ^ Knight, Heather. "Cal's Andrew Vaughn is Perfect Game/Rawlings Player of the Year". SFChronicle.com. Retrieved June 16, 2018.
  6. ^ "Maria Carrillo grad Andrew Vaughn a finalist for top college baseball award". Pressdemocrat.com. June 6, 2018. Retrieved June 16, 2018.
  7. ^ "Cal's Vaughn wins national award". SFGate. Retrieved June 16, 2018.
  8. ^ "Andrew Vaughn becomes Cal's first Golden Spikes winner". SFChronicle.com. 2018-06-29. Retrieved 2018-06-29.

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