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#8 Lonnie Kauppila
Position: Infield
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 180
Year: Junior
Hometown: Glendale, CA
High School: Burbank
Kauppila Photos
Honors and Awards
• 2011 NCAA Fullerton Regional All-Tournament Team
• 2011 Collegiate Baseball National Player of the Week (April 4)
• 2011 Pac-10 Player of the Week (April 4)

Off The Farm
• Selected in the 44th round of the 2010 MLB Draft by the Oakland Athletics
• Played for the Alaska Summer League's Fairbanks Goldpanners during the summer of 2011
• Hit .291 over 22 games with 11 runs and six RBI for the Goldpanners

As a Junior (2013)
• Started 44 of the 48 games played in
• 6-11 with two runs scored, one double, four RBIs in sweep of California
• Ended the season going 5-11 with a RBI in last series against UCLA
• Went 3-4 with two runs scored in first win over Arizona St, 5-3
• Three of his four sacrifice bunts came against the series win over USC

As a Sophomore (2012)
• Missed the last two months with a knee injury
•.280 avg., 31 GP, 16 R, 13 RBI, .920 fielding pct.
• 29 starts (28 at shortstop, one at second base)
• Two-run double highlighted two-hit effort against Pacific
• Keyed pair of four-run rallies in Sunday clincher at Fresno State
• Opened season with two multi-hit games during series at Vanderbilt

As a Freshman (2011)
• NCAA Fullerton Regional All-Tournament Team
• Starting second baseman in 54 starts of 56 games
• Hit .298 with 24 runs and 25 RBI with 10 doubles, a triple and one home run
• 14 multi-hit games
• Three-hit games against Kansas and Illinois with team-best five RBI and 7-for-14 showing at the dish during NCAA Fullerton Regional
• Two errors at second base during regular season (.992)
• Three singles at Arizona State
• 3-for-4, three RBI at Santa Clara
• Earned Collegiate Baseball and Pac-12 Player of the Week nods after going 15-for-20 with eight runs and six RBI during early April stretch
• 11-for-14 during three-game series with Washington State
• 6-for-6 with three-run triple in second contest with Cougars
• 3-for-3 with a double and one run in the Washington State series opener
• 4-for-6 with three runs and two RBI singles in a 16-14 win over Saint Mary's
• 2-for-3 at No. 3 Vanderbilt
• Two hits, one RBI at No. 6 Texas The Kauppila File
• Four-year varsity letterwinner at Burbank (Calif.)
• 2010 area player of the year
• 2010 all-CIF
• 2009 area player of the year
• 2009 all-CIF
• Four-time all-league selection
• Four-time all-area selection
• 21 stolen bases during senior season
• Hit .443 with three home runs, 21 stolen bases and 35 runs as a senior
• Hit .545 with 12 home runs, 25 RBI and 27 runs as a junior
• Son of Lonnie and Georgia Kauppila
• Mother is from Greece
• Father is Finish and Japanese
• Father played baseball at Florida
• Older brother, Kris, played baseball at Portland
• Earning a degree in science, technology and society