29 - Alexis Mercado
Alexis Mercado
Height: 6-3
Weight: 215
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Chula Vista, CA
Position: C
Major: Accounting
Bats/Throws: R/R
Previous School: Otay Ranch HS


Alexis Mercado made his first collegiate start in the finale at Sacramento State. Defensively, Mercado threw out two runners attempting to steal second. Mercado recorded his first hit, a two-run single, against #22 UCLA in the home opener. The RBIs were the first of his career as well. He went 0-for-3 against Northwestern (2/26) but had an RBI. Against San Diego State (3/4) at the Aztec Invitational, Mercado went 2-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI for his first multi-hit game as a Matador. He entered the game as a pinch hitter at Portland (3/16 - Gm. 1) and singled in his only at bat. At LMU (3/20), Mercado went 1-for-2 and scored two runs while walking three times. He came in as a pinch hitter against UC?Davis and had an RBI double that scored CSUN’s first run (5/19). Mercado started the final game of the year at catcher and went 1-for-4 against Pacific (5/27).


Mercado played four years of baseball for the Mustangs, seeing time as both a starting second baseman and finishing his career as the starting catcher. He was named to the 1st Team All-Mesa League as a sophomore, junior and senior and was named MVP his final two seasons. Mercado's team won the 2009 Mesa League Championship and he graduated from Otay Ranch in 2011 with a 3.3 GPA.


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