Played for the Corvallis Knights of the West Coast league…lost in two games to the Wenatchee AppleSox in the 2009 WCL championship Series…was the everyday starting second baseman for the Knights, who finished their season with a 49-13 record…hit .217 with 25 runs scored, 10 RBIs, three doubles, two triples and a team-leading 13 stolen bases…had 152 assists on the year, and amongst starters had a team-best .989 fielding percentage.
AS A JUNIOR • 2009
A reliable option for Oregon at second base, played in 47 games and made 38 starts (35 second base, 3 designated hitter)...hit .219 (28-for-128) with 11 runs scored, two doubles five RBIs, seven walks and three stolen bases...hit .326 with runners on, and also produced a .453 success rate advancing runners...received his first start at second in a 3-0 victory at Nevada (3/14), batting 2-for-4 with two runs scored...was inserted into the lineup after Danny Pulfer made a permanent switch to third...hit the majority of the season at 8th in the lineup, but also had stints at the leadoff, 6th, 7th and 9th spots of the order...had a five-game hitting streak from 3/20-3/24, batting .353 (6-for-17)...was 2-for-3 with one run scored in the Ducks’ 2-1 victory over Stanford (4/3)...other multiple-hit games included a career-high 3-for-4 effort at Washington State (5/9) and a 2-for-4 performance at third-ranked Arizona State (5/16)...defensively, led the regular infield starters with a .975 fielding percentage, committing only four errors in 159 chances...had 96 assists on the year and helped turn 21 double plays - second on the team...his nine assists vs. UCLA (5/2) were an Oregon 2009 season high.
PRIOR TO OREGON
Played the 2007 and 2008 seasons at Mt. Hood Community College...during his time there received first and second team all-league accolades...during the summer of 2008 played for the Corvallis Knights of the West Coast Collegiate Baseball League...helped the Knights claim the WCCBL championship batting .273.
A 2006 graduate of Churchill High School in Eugene, Ore...a two-sport athlete, played baseball for head coach Eric Hoberg and football for head coach Darrel Mehl...in three seasons on the diamond played second base, shortstop and third base...during his senior season was named first team all-state and the Midwestern League Player of the Year...as a junior was named first team all-league and was honorable mention all-state...helped the Lancers to three straight Midwestern League championships.
Born in Pocatello, Idaho...major is Sociology...parents are Casey and Mary Hogan.
HOGAN’S CAREER HIGHS
At Bats: 4, 12x, last at #3 Arizona State (05.17.09)
Runs Scored: 2, 3x, last vs. Sacramento State (03.25.09)
Hits: 3 at Washington State (05.09.09)
RBIs: 1, 5x, last at Washington State (05.09.09)
Doubles: 1, 2x, last vs. Washington (04.26.09)
Walks: 1, 7x, last at Washington State (05.10.09)
Stolen Bases: 1, 3x, last vs. Sacramento State (03.25.09)
Hitting Streak: 5 Games (03.20-03.24.09)
Multiple Hit Games: 7