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Drake Yoshioka – SS/2B / P

DEMOGRAPHICS

Date of birth: 1994-12-02

Birthplace / Current Residence: Waipahu, HI / Spokane, WA

Passports held: U.S.

Height and weight: 5’7″/165 lbs

Bats / Throws: L/R

Primary position(s): 2nd base, Shortstop

Secondary position(s): Pitcher


PERSONAL

Education: Sports Management

Hobbies and Interests: Beach, fishing, diving, hiking, going on adventures

Post baseball career plans: Coach baseball professionally

Relationship status: Drake has a spouse who supports his overseas baseball career ambitions

Recent injuries or illnesses: None


BASEBALL BACKGROUND

College

2015-2017: Mayville State University (NAIA)

2012-2014: Cabrillo College (Juco)

Other baseball

2016: Titustown Titans, Mid Atlantic Collegiate League

2015: Mayville Red Caps, North Dakota

2012: Waipahu, HI, American Legion

Accomplishments/Achievements

2017: First Team All Conference 2nd Base (Article)

2016: First Team All Conference 2nd Base (Article)

2013: Second Team Coast Pacific All Conference Infield (Article)

2012: Oahu Interscholastic Association White Player of the Year (Article)


STATISTICS

Year Team AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG
2017 MSU 193 60 60 7 1 0 21 31 24 30 0.311 0.446 0.358
2016 MSU 196 51 70 7 1 3 28 29 23 19 0.357 0.455 0.449