17 Nic Long
17 Nic Long
Height: 6-0
Weight: 226
Year: Jr.
Hometown: North Wildwood, N.J.
High School: Wildwood Catholic
Position: 1B
Major: Accounting


2012:Begins his junior year making a position change as he moves from behind the plate to first base ... has made the transition smooth and had a good fall at first base ... is a hitter that makes good contact and hits for a high average ... has been developing power and will hit in the lower half of the Spartan lineup.

2011: Played in 17 games, earning a start in 13 of those contests ... hit .206 with 7 hits in 34 at-bats with three runs scored, three doubles, and three RBI ... had a .294 slugging percentage and a .289 on-base percentage ... had one multiple hit game as he was 2-for-4 with an RBI and two doubles in the May 2 game at Messiah ... the two hits tied a career-high for hits in a game ... tied a career-high with four total bases at Messiah.

2010: Saw action in 11 games as he came off the bench in all of his appearances ... hit .400 in his 10 at-bats as he collected four hits, two runs scored, one RBI, a double and a home run ... had an .800 slugging percentage and a .400 on-base percentage ... notched his first collegiate hit and first home run in the March 16 at Wesley College ... collected his first career double in the March 20 game against Stevenson ... had a career-high two hits in the April 3 win over Gallaudet ... did not make an error in eight attempts behind the plate for the year.

Personal: Is the son of Doug and Regina Long ... is an Accounting major ... lists his parents as the people he most admires ... lists hitting a home run in his first collegiate at-bat as his most memorable athletic moment at York.