VCSU
Joe Demers Image
Vikings
#12 JoeDemers
Height: 5-11
Weight: 195
Class: SR
Position: INF
Major: Business Administration
Hometown: Grafton, N.D.
 

Career Stats

2016-17: Senior season... Appeared in 44 games and made 44 starts, primarily at first base; Batted .257 in 144 at bats; Scored 35 runs and had eight doubles, one triple, three home runs and 19 RBIs; Drew a team-high 37 walks; .409 on-base percentage; 9 stolen bases in 10 attempts; Had a .994 fielding percentage in a team-high 321 chances... Finished his career with a school-record 19 triples

2015-16: Junior season... Appeared in 54 games and made 54 starts; .335 batting average in 200 at bats; Scored a team-high 48 runs; Nine doubles, three triples, six home runs, 30 RBIs and 28 walks; .500 slugging percentage and .429 on-base percentage; Six steals in nine attempts; Named 1st Team All Conference; Named NSAA Player of the Week on March 21

2014-15: Sophomore season... Started all 57 of VCSU's games; .338 batting average in 201 at bats; 47 runs, 11 2B, 13 3B, 2 HR, 39 RBIs, 36 BB; .552 slugging percentage and .442 on-base percentage; 12-for-15 on stolen bases; Set new VCSU single-season records for 3B (13) and walks (36); Finished season as VCSU career leader in triples (15); Season-highs of 3 hits (7x) and 5 RBIs (May 1 vs. Dakota State); Named NSAA Player of the Week on March 23

2013-14: Redshirt season

2012-13: Batted .264 as a freshman with 16 runs scored and 19 RBIs... Drew 19 walks and had a .376 on-base percentage... Played in 38 games and made 36 starts

Parents: Susie and Guy

High School Honors: Baseball 2 time all state selection, region player of the year and 3 time all region selection, Hockey all state selection and all region section, Football 2 time all state selection, 2 time region selection

Hobbies: Hunting and golfing

Career: Teaching

Best Baseball Memory: Winning 2012 state legion championship

Statistics:
FieldingGPGSCPOAEPBCISBAF %
2016-1744443213001920000.994
Totals:4444321300192000.994
HittingGPGSABHR2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBSFSHHBPBAOBPSLG
2016-174444144373581319373490300.2570.4090.389
Totals:444414437358131937349030.257.409.389
 
2017 Baseball Roster
Roster for 2017 Baseball Team
#NameCl.Pos.B/THt.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Eric AndersonFROF/1BR/R5-10210New Rockford, N.D.
Ben BaaschFROFR/R5-11200Valley City, N.D.
Brian FikeFROFL/L5-9150Bowden, N.D.
Brennen NevaFRINFR/R5-11215Galesburg, N.D.
Bradyn SandFRINFR/R6-0200Pekin, N.D.
Jonathan VanceJRRHPR/R6-3200Claremont, Calif.
Josh WoodJRRHPR/R6-0220St Joseph, MN
1Jacob VanVacterSRLHPL/L6-3190Kansas City, MOPark University
2Mitch ScheerSRINFR/R5-11185Casselton, N.D.
3Jared MeiklejohnSRINFR/R5-11160LaMoure, N.D.
4Austin SmithFRINFR/R5-9175Raymond, Minn.
5Zander DaleFRCR/R5-6185Shiprock, N.M.
6Nate BagbySRINFL/R6-0170Hemet, Calif.
7Emmanuel LeyvaSOOFR/R5-10170Hemet, Calif.
8Ryan SandSORHPR/R6-1190Steele, N.D.
9Andrew FrankJRRHPR/R6-1165Romoland, Calif.
10Jesse JohnsonFRRHP/INFR/R6-2185Valley City, N.D.
12Joe DemersSRINFL/R5-11195Grafton, N.D.
13Anthony NecocheaSROF/PL/L5-10145Hemet, Calif.
14Dalton OndracekFRINFR/R6-1160Valley City, ND
16Tyler UkestadJRINFR/R6-1185Jamestown, N.D.
17Thomas LindgrenJRLHPL/L6-2225Alice, N.D.Minnesota State
18Tyler OlsonSRRHPR/R5-9150East Grand Forks, Minn.
19Bryce KarlJRLHPL/L6-0185Harwood, N.D.Lake Region State College
21Steven VelardeSRRHPR/R6-0190San Jacinto, Calif.
22Jordon RoosJRRHPR/R6-3185Paynesville, Minn.
23Shaun KourajianSOINFR/R5-10165Harvey, N.D.
24Ben BruenjesSRCR/R6-0195West Fargo, N.D.
25Brady SmithSOINFR/R6-0185Carrington, N.D.
26Nate SoulisSOOFR/R6-0185Jamestown, N.D.
27Max KoprekJRRHPR/R6-6200St. Cloud, Minn.Itasca Community College
28Cody KingsburySOOF/1BL/R6-3245Grafton, N.D.
29Brady AndersonSRUTLL/R5-11175Jamestown, N.D.
31Grant WehselerSO1BR/R6-3270Owatonna, Minn.
32Andrew HirschJRRHPR/R6-4200Mt. Lake, Minn.
34Jorun HamreFR1BR/R6-3238Leonard, ND
44Jacob MillerSORHP/CR/R6-3210Valley City, N.D.Century College
51Billy CallananSORHPR/R5-10165Riverside, Calif.
Coaches
Casey Olney Image
Head Coach
10th season
 
Anthony Kliniske Image
Assistant Coach
3rd season
 
Jake Rambow Image
Student Assistant
1st season