9 Creed Mangrum
9 Creed Mangrum
Height: 6-0
Weight: 165
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sandy, Utah
High School: Brighton
Position: OF
Major: Computer Science and Molecular Biology
Bats/Throws: L/R

2013: Started all 38 games he appeared in … one of the top hitters in the NEWMAC … first team All-NEWMAC … NEWMAC Player of the Week (3/18) … hit .340 with three home runs and 28 RBI … led the team with 34 runs scored … second in home runs … third in doubles and RBI … finished among the top-10 in the NEWMAC in runs, hits, home runs, RBI, on-base percentage and slugging … 14 multi-hit games … drove in two or more runs eight times … started the season on a nine-game hitting streak … that extended his school record to 26 consecutive games with a hit going back to 2012 … 2-for-5 in the first game of the season at Clark (3/15) with an RBI and a pair of runs … pair of doubles in the final game of the series with the Cougars (3/16) driving in three … 4-for-4 with three RBI against Springfield (3/23) … drove in a pair of runs in back-to-back outings at Johnson & Wales (3/30) and against Babson (4/2) … first home run of the season against WPI (4/5) … three RBI in each game of a doubleheader at WPI (4/6) … 3-for-4, including a home run, against Coast Guard (4/13) with a pair of RBI and two runs … a 3-for-5 day at Worcester State (4/17) with two RBI and two runs … went 3-for-5 with a double, triple and three runs scored against Suffolk (5/6) … finished the season with a 3-for-4 game against Daniel Webster (5/16) in the NCAA Tournament.

2012: Appeared and started in 30 games in the outfield and also pitched in seven as a sophomore ... second team All-NEWMAC ... led the NEWMAC in batting average and ranked 65th in the country at .407 ... ranked 45th in the nation in doubles per game at .43 ... led NEWMAC in slugging ... second in NEWMAC in OBP at .468 ... led the team in RBI's with 23 ... third on team in walks with 11 ... hit lone home run of the season in a 2-4 game against Eastern Nazarene while driving in three runs (3/21) ... had a four RBI game against Salve Regina (3/27) ... recorded four hits against Worcester State and had two RBI's.

2011: Did not see game action.

Off The Diamond at MIT: Majoring in computer science and molecular biology … minor in music … internship at Rockefeller University … research at the Tavazoie Lab at Rockefeller University in New York City on metastasis in breast cancer … Latter Day Saint Student Association … completed a two-year LDS Church Mission to Milan, Italy … played on the MIT Baseball Team as a freshman in 2009.

High School: A 2008 graduate of Brighton High School … honorable mention 5A all-state in baseball … first team all-region … Army “student-athlete” of his high school … academic all-state … Brighton Bengal award … English sterling scholar.

Personal: Has brothers that played baseball at Harvard and BYU … sister played soccer at Stanford.