Cooperstown Hawkeyes

Bryan Aanderud

Position: IF
College Experience: Cypress
Bats: R
Throws: R
Class: RS Sophomore

Has signed with Liberty University for the 2011-2012 academic year.

College Information - 2011
Sophomore infielder for head coach Scott Pickler at Cypress (Calif.) Community College...Chargers are members of the California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) and the team plays in the Orange Empire Conference...Started all 39 regular season and playoff games; one of only two Chargers to do so...Finished first on the team in runs batted in (26) and doubles (11)...Batted .325 with 50 hits, 28 runs scored and a .416 slugging percentage...Collected 16 multi-hit performances...Only one of four players to slam a home run...Drove in four runs in a 9-6 victory over Palomar on Feb 4...Belted four hits, scored twice and knocked in one run against Canyons on Feb. 17...Slammed his first collegiate home run at Golden West on March 31 and then scored three times against Golden West the following day...Batted .417 (5-for-12) in the playoffs against state-ranked Glendale College.

Appeared in 34 games as a rookie for the Chargers and started 27 times...Worked way into starting line-up by end of the season...Batted .331 and drove in 27 runs...Totaled 39 hits including seven doubles and scored 28 runs...Struck out only eight times in 118 at-bats...Defensively commited three errors in 115 chances for a .971 fielding percentage...Singled in his first collegiate at-bat and finished 1-for-1 with two runs in debut against Chaffey College on Feb. 5...Helped Chargers upset NJCAA number one Southern Nevada on Feb. 19...Had a breakout performance against Allen Hancock on Feb. 28; went 4-for-4 with two runs scored and one RBI in a 14-1 victory...Slammed three hits and scored three times at Fullerton on March 6...Plated a season-high three runs at Orange Coast on March 16...Clobbered four hits in a two-game set with Golden West...Went 3-for-5 with two RBI and two runs scored against Orange Coast on April 29...Belted four hits and scored twice in the regional playoffs against Desert.

Sat out the entire season and did not see game action.

High School

Attended La Habra High School in La Habra, Calif...Played baseball and soccer for the Highlanders...2008 All-California Interscholastic Federation Division IV second team...Part of soccer squad that won the CIF Southern Section division title in 2007...2007-2008 All-Los Angeles '84 Southern Section Division III first team soccer...Whittier Daily News All-Area soccer first team (2007, 2008).

Sister, Jennifer, played softball for two years (2010, 2011) at Cypress...Father, Steve, coached Bryan in soccer at La Habra.