2014 (Fr.): Appeared in 54 games with 54 starts . . . also pitched in seven games . . . 12 multi-hit games and eight multi-RBI contests . . . made collegiate debut and registered first career hit and run-batted-in at USC Upstate (Feb. 15) . . . career high three hits in three different games . . . career high four RBI in two different games . . . made collegiate pitching debut vs. IPFW (March 15) and pitched one inning, while striking out a career high two batters . . . registered first career save at Northern Illinois (May 16) . . . allowed zero earned runs in 6-of-7 pitching appearances . . . tied for third on the team in RBI (33), fourth in runs scored (31).
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner ... played first three years at Chelsea High School in Michigan for Coach Adam Taylor… played senior season at Delta High School in Muncie, Ind., for Coach Terry Summers… helped team to district and regional championships as a junior… helped team to a sectional title as a senior… three-time all-conference and all-county… managed a .415 batting average as a senior along with 44 hits, 11 doubles, six triples, seven homeruns, and 40 runs-batted-in… managed a .689 slugging percentage as a senior… three-year letterwinner in football… first team all-conference
PERSONAL: Majoring in criminal justice and political science… managed a 3.3 grade-point average in high school… born Dec 2, 1994, in Kalamazoo, Mich… son of Rich and Kelle Maloney… father played baseball at Western Michigan and is Ball State’s head baseball coach… one sister and one brother… full name Alexander James-Quitman Maloney