23 Hayden Cornwell
23 Hayden Cornwell
Height: 6-3
Weight: 230
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Newport Beach, Calif.
High School: Jserra Catholic
Position: OF
Major: Aerospace Engineering
Bats/Throws: R/R

2014: Another standout year as the starter in right field for MIT … started all 41 games in which he played … second team All-NEWMAC … CoSIDA Academic All-District … Academic All-NEWMAC … finished at .276 with four home runs and 31 RBI … second on the team in doubles (13) and third in slugging (.424) and hits (47) … among the top-10 in the NEWMAC in runs, doubles, home runs and RBI … led the squad with eight multi RBI games … 11 games with 2+ hits … started the season with a six-game hitting streak … drove in three and connected for his first home run of the season against St. Vincent (3/15) … 5-for-6 day against Tufts (3/16), including a pair of doubles, scoring three times …  three RBI against Brandeis (3/28) … five game hit streak in which he was 11-for-22 … in a double header sweep of Emerson (4/5) he was a combined 5-for-7 with a double, home run and seven RBI … 3-for-6 day at Amherst (4/9) … 4-for-4, including a pair of doubles, at Babson (4/12), driving in three and scoring twice … home run against UMass Boston (4/24) driving in a pair … doubled and drove in runs in both games of the double header sweep at Wheaton (5/3) that gave MIT the NEWMAC title … doubled and drove in a run against Endicott (5/14) at the NCAA Tournament … doubled and scored against #10 Eastern Connecticut (5/15) in the tourney.

2013: Emerged as one of the top run produces in the NEWMAC … played in and started every game in right field for the Engineers … second team All-NEWMAC … NEWMAC Player of the Week (4/22) … CoSIDA Academic All-District … Academic All-NEWMAC … hit .358 with four home runs and 38 RBI … led MIT in doubles, home runs, RBI and slugging … recorded at least one hit in all but eight games ... led the NEWMAC in doubles and RBI … second in slugging … among the top-10 in the league in runs, hits, triples and home runs … 15 multi-hit games … eight multi-RBI games … 2-for-4 against Springfield (3/22), driving in a season-high three runs … drove in a pair of runs with a double in game 3 against the Pride (3/23), starting a 10-game hit streak … 3-for-5 against nationally ranked Wisconsin-Whitewater (3/26) … pair of hits and a run and RBI against Amherst (3/28) … hit his first home run of the season at Endicott (3/29) … 3-for-5, including a triple, at Johnson & Wales (3/30) … 2-for-5 with a pair of RBI at Babson (4/9) … season-highs of four hits and three RBI, including a pair of doubles, vs. WPI (4/5) … four consecutive multi-hit games in mid-April … two hits and three RBI at Wesleyan (4/16) … three hits in back-to-back games at Worcester State (4/17) and at Wheaton (4/22) … drove in runs in nine of the last 10 games of the season … pair of doubles at Rhode Island College (5/1) … two doubles and two RBI against Suffolk (5/6) … three-run home run against Elms (5/11) in the ECAC Tournament … belted another home run in the NCAA Tournament against Western New England (5/15).

2012: Played in 33 games and started 29 in the outfield as a freshman ... tied for second in the NEWMAC in home runs with four ... tied for eighth in batting average in the NEWMAC at .343 ... fourth in NEWMAC in slugging at .528 ... finished the season with 17 RBI's and had 37 hits ... got his first hit and RBI of his college career in a game against Keene State (3/3) ... racked up three RBI's in routs against both Eastern Nazarene (3/21) and WPI (4/21) ... went 3-3 in the first part of a double header vs. Clark (4/14).

Off The Diamond at MIT: Majoring in aerospace engineering … internship with NAVAIR … internship with Sabritec … research with ISN and Space Systems Lab.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Jserra Catholic High School … letterwinner in both baseball and football … also played for the ASD Bulldogs … Math Senior Award … Scholar Athlete Senior Award.