NU Baseball - 2001 Roster
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: Outfielder
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Kearney, Neb. (Kearney)
Tyler Banker
#23
Tyler Banker
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Utility
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Overland Park, Kan. (Blue Valley)
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Scottsbluff, Neb. (Scottsbluff)
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lockport, Ill. (Lockport)
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Infielder
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sand Springs, Okla. (Texarkana JC) (Charles Page)
5'9"  165 lbs
Position: Shortstop
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Conroe, Texas (Conroe)
6'5"  220 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Papillion, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)
6'1"  180 lbs
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Year: So.
Hometown: Milo, Iowa (Southeast Warren)
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Second Baseman
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kanata, Ontario (Earl of March)
Derrick Conte
#30
Derrick Conte
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Oklahoma City, Okla. (Heritage Hall)
Matt Daegas
#17
Matt Daegas
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Outfielder
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Harlan, Iowa (Harlan Community)
Ben Deas
#45
Ben Deas
6'2"  210 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
Mike Duren
#18
Mike Duren
5'9"  190 lbs
Position: Outfielder
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Arvada, Colo. (Arvada West)
Brandon Eymann
#14
Brandon Eymann
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Infielder
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Papillion, Neb. (Lassen (Calif.) CC) (Papillion-LaVista)
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: So.
Hometown: Yukon, Okla. (Yukon)
Josh Hesse
#5
Josh Hesse
5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Infielder
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Meridian [Miss.] CC) (Millard North)
6'4"  210 lbs
Position: First Baseman
Year: So.
Hometown: Golden, Colo. (Bear Creek)
Zack Hughes
#41
Zack Hughes
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Catcher
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Eaton, Colo. (Eaton)
6'2"  215 lbs
Position: First Baseman
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Coon Rapids, Minn. (Iowa Western) (Blaine)
Willie Jones
#9
Willie Jones
5'10"  165 lbs
Position: Infielder
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Torrington, Wyo. (Colby CC) (Torrington)
5'9"  165 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii (Kalani)
5'9"  165 lbs
Position: Outfielder
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Ben McCown
#43
Ben McCown
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Infielder
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Aurora, Colo. (Eaglecrest)
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Catcher
Year: So.
Hometown: Seabrook, Texas (Tyler) (Clear Lake)
Sam Nocita
#42
Sam Nocita
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Catcher
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gretna, Neb. (Gretna)
Thom Ott
#34
Thom Ott
6'3"  200 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Nassau, Bahamas (Greenbriar Christian Academy)
6'3"  190 lbs
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Staplehurst, Neb. (Seward)
Brandon Penas
#37
Brandon Penas
5'9"  185 lbs
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb. (Doane College) (Grand Island)
Brent Potter
#25
Brent Potter
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: So.
Hometown: Runnells, Iowa (Southeast Polk)
Adrian Rider
#35
Adrian Rider
5'8"  175 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
Tito Rivera
#24
Tito Rivera
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Catcher
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Schenectady, N.Y. (Lassen CC) (Mohonosen)
Brian Rodaway
#36
Brian Rodaway
6'3"  185 lbs
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Lincoln)
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Year: So.
Hometown: St. Clair, Mo. (St. Clair)
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Outfielder
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Nacogdoches, Texas (Northeast Texas CC) (Nacogdoches)
6'1"  180 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard South)
Mitch Solt
#31
Mitch Solt
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Central City, Neb. (Central City)
R.D. Spiehs
#22
R.D. Spiehs
6'3"  225 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
5'10"  177 lbs
Position: Outfielder
Year: Jr.
Hometown: London, Ontario (St. Thomas Aquinas)
6'3"  180 lbs
Position: Right-Handed Pitcher
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Yutan, Neb. (Yutan)
No. Name B/T Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
11 Anderson Drew Drew Anderson R/R OF 6-2 195 1 Fr. Kearney, Neb. (Kearney)
23 Banker Tyler Tyler Banker L/R UTL 6-1 185 1 Fr. Overland Park, Kan. (Blue Valley)
12 Becker Jeremy Jeremy Becker L/L LHP 5-11 195 1 Fr. Scottsbluff, Neb. (Scottsbluff)
40 Blaesing Jeff Jeff Blaesing R/R RHP 6-2 220 5 Jr. Lockport, Ill. (Lockport)
8 Blevins Jeff Jeff Blevins S/R INF 5-11 170 5 Jr. Sand Springs, Okla. (Texarkana JC) (Charles Page)
7 Bolt Will Will Bolt R/R SS 5-9 165 5 Jr. Conroe, Texas (Conroe)
32 Burch Jason Jason Burch R/R RHP 6-5 220 1 Fr. Papillion, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)
19 Byers Waylon Waylon Byers L/L LHP 6-1 180 3 So. Milo, Iowa (Southeast Warren)
4 Cole John John Cole R/R 2B 5-11 185 5 Jr. Kanata, Ontario (Earl of March)
30 Conte Derrick Derrick Conte R/R RHP 6-1 200 2 RFr. Oklahoma City, Okla. (Heritage Hall)
17 Daegas Matt Matt Daegas L/L OF 6-1 185 1 Fr. Harlan, Iowa (Harlan Community)
45 Deas Ben Ben Deas R/R RHP 6-2 210 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
18 Duren Mike Mike Duren R/R OF 5-9 190 1 Fr. Arvada, Colo. (Arvada West)
14 Eymann Brandon Brandon Eymann L/R INF 6-0 190 5 Jr. Papillion, Neb. (Lassen (Calif.) CC) (Papillion-LaVista)
20 Hale Steve Steve Hale R/R RHP 5-11 195 3 So. Yukon, Okla. (Yukon)
5 Hesse Josh Josh Hesse R/R INF 5-11 175 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Meridian [Miss.] CC) (Millard North)
16 Hopper Matt Matt Hopper R/R 1B 6-4 210 3 So. Golden, Colo. (Bear Creek)
41 Hughes Zack Zack Hughes R/R C 6-0 195 1 Fr. Eaton, Colo. (Eaton)
15 Johnson Dan Dan Johnson L/R 1B 6-2 215 7 Sr. Coon Rapids, Minn. (Iowa Western) (Blaine)
9 Jones Willie Willie Jones R/R INF 5-10 165 5 Jr. Torrington, Wyo. (Colby CC) (Torrington)
28 Komine Shane Shane Komine R/R RHP 5-9 165 5 Jr. Honolulu, Hawaii (Kalani)
1 Leise Jeff Jeff Leise L/L OF 5-9 165 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
43 McCown Ben Ben McCown R/R INF 5-11 170 1 Fr. Aurora, Colo. (Eaglecrest)
3 Morris Jed Jed Morris R/L C 6-0 190 3 So. Seabrook, Texas (Tyler) (Clear Lake)
42 Nocita Sam Sam Nocita R/R C 5-11 185 1 Fr. Gretna, Neb. (Gretna)
34 Ott Thom Thom Ott R/R RHP 6-3 200 5 Jr. Nassau, Bahamas (Greenbriar Christian Academy)
39 Pekarek Justin Justin Pekarek R/L LHP 6-3 190 2 RFr. Staplehurst, Neb. (Seward)
37 Penas Brandon Brandon Penas L/L LHP 5-9 185 7 Sr. Grand Island, Neb. (Doane College) (Grand Island)
25 Potter Brent Brent Potter R/R RHP 5-11 200 3 So. Runnells, Iowa (Southeast Polk)
35 Rider Adrian Adrian Rider R/R RHP 5-8 175 2 RFr. Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
24 Rivera Tito Tito Rivera R/R C 6-0 205 5 Jr. Schenectady, N.Y. (Lassen CC) (Mohonosen)
36 Rodaway Brian Brian Rodaway L/L LHP 6-3 185 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (Lincoln)
33 Rodrigue Jamie Jamie Rodrigue R/L LHP 6-0 200 3 So. St. Clair, Mo. (St. Clair)
10 Seely Justin Justin Seely L/L OF 5-10 180 5 Jr. Nacogdoches, Texas (Northeast Texas CC) (Nacogdoches)
44 Sillman Mike Mike Sillman R/R RHP 6-1 180 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard South)
31 Solt Mitch Mitch Solt L/L LHP 6-1 210 1 Fr. Central City, Neb. (Central City)
22 Spiehs R.D. R.D. Spiehs R/R RHP 6-3 225 5 Jr. Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
21 Stern Adam Adam Stern L/R OF 5-10 177 5 Jr. London, Ontario (St. Thomas Aquinas)
38 Timm Dustin Dustin Timm R/R RHP 6-3 180 1 Fr. Yutan, Neb. (Yutan)