Colin Hering
Colin Hering

Bellevue, Wash.

High School:
Newport HS

Last College:
Bellevue College

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 215



2013 (Jr.): Played in 58 games with 55 starts ... Ranked third on the team with a .297 batting average and 27 RBI ... Had a .407 on-base percentage thanks to 26 walks, getting 15 free passes in league play to rank third in the Big South ... Had at least one hit in 39 of the 57 games he batted and reached base safely in 50 of 57 games with at bat ... Longest reached base streak was 15 games ... Tied for the team lead by scoring six game-winning runs ... Ended the season getting a hit in 10 of his final 12 games and batted .314 over the span ... Was 3-for-6 at the NCAA Blacksburg Regional, including 2-for-3 versus Oklahoma with an RBI and 1-for-3 with a double versus Virginia Tech ... Had a breakout game at Wake Forest, going 3-for-5 and accounting for four of CCU's seven runs with three RBI and an additional run scored ... Hit was a grand slam in the first inning of the second Liberty game ... Did not start in the Winthrop opener, but was a late-inning defensive replacement ... Returned for the final two games of the series, going 4-for-7 with two RBI, two runs scored and two walks ... Ended a dry spell by hitting an RBI single to give CCU a 1-0 win over Presbyterian in the finale of the series ... At Georgia Tech, scored both of CCU's game-winning runs as he went 2-for-3 in game 1, 2-for-5 in game 2 and 3-for-5 in game 3 ... Had no hits in the UNC Asheville sweep, but he walked in each game and was hit by three pitches ... Added a key assist, throwing out a runner at the plate in game three with the score tied at 0-0 game in the second inning.

Prior to Coastal Carolina: Played two seasons at Bellevue College ... 2012 (So.): Earned Northwest Atlantic Association of Community Colleges All-Northern Region as a utility player ... Led NWAACC with 39 RBI and was the NWAACC runner-up for North Region MVP ... Batted .352 (57-for-162) with 10 doubles, one triple, four home runs and 31 runs scored in 43 games ... Only struck out 10 times and stole 12 bases ... Received his team's MVP Award ... 2011 (RFr.): Batted. .276 (16-for-58) ... 2010 (Fr.): Redshirted ... At Newport HS: Batted .438 and led his team to a fourth-place state tournament finish ... Tabbed All-State and All-King County as a senior ... Honorable mention All-King County as a junior.