Awards and Honors:
MAC Player of the Week (May 21, 2018)
2017, 2018 Academic All-Mid-American Conference
MAC West Division Pitcher of the Week (Feb. 20, 2017)
2015 Perfect Game Summer Collegiate All-American
MAC West Division Player of the Week (April 6, 2015)
CAREER | 2018 GBG | 2017 GBG | 2016 GBG | 2015 GBG
Only player to start all 58 games at the same position, center field … led the team in home runs (11), doubles (16) and total bases (119) … finished second on the team with 20 multi-hit games … hit .427 (32-of-75) in home games … reached base safely in 25 straight games midway through the season … had a career game by going 5-for-6 with a home run, double and four RBIs in the win over Ohio on May 6 … opened the year with a go-ahead three-run home run in the eighth inning in Ball State’s 8-5 win over UMass Lowell on Feb. 16 … homered in back-to-back games against Dayton on March 18 and Kent State on March 23, both victories … wrapped up the year with multiple hits in five of the final six games … homered and doubled against Miami in the MAC Tournament on May 24.
Played in 30 games … utilized as a starting pitcher and designated hitter … made 10 appearances on the mound with eight starts … carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning against West Virginia on Feb. 26 … finished with a stat line of 8.0 innings pitched, two runs, three hits and a career-high nine strikeouts … held the opposition to a .203 batting average … struck out eight batters in 4.1 innings of relief against No. 22 Maryland in the season opener … homered in his first game as a designated hitter on April 1 against Ohio … posted a season-high three RBIs in the win at Western Michigan on April 9 … selected by the Toronto Blue Jays in the 24th round of the Major League Baseball Draft.
Saw action in 29 games, splitting time between pitching duties, third base and designated hitter … made 17 appearances on the mound with seven starts … finished with 53 strikeouts, which ranked second on the team … put together two quality starts – Feb. 28 vs. George Washington (6 IP, 1 ER) and March 18 vs. Dayton (6.2 IP, 1 ER) … struck out eight batters in the win over Dayton on March 18 … hit a three-run home run in the blowout win over Western Michigan on April 10 … twice finished with three hits in a game … taken by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 37th round of the Major League Baseball Draft.
Appeared in 28 games with 25 starts at third base … made 18 appearances on the mound with one start vs. Eastern Michigan on April 18 … MAC West Division Player of the Week on April 6 … made his first collegiate appearance in the field on March 7 vs. Dartmouth and went 2-for-5 … first career RBI at Dayton March 14 … notched a season-high three RBIs in the 7-4 win vs. Akron on April 5 … managed a 4-0 record on the mound … second lowest opponent batting average on the team (.262) … first career strikeout vs. Indiana on March 8 … season-high six strikeouts in 4.1 innings of work vs. Valparaiso on March 31.
Three year letter winner at Northrop High for Coach Matt Brumbaugh… helped team to a 57-18 record in his career … batted .505 with seven home runs, 44 hits and 46 RBIs as a junior … Offensive Player of the Year as a junior … all-state as a junior … managed a 5-0 pitching mark as a junior … all-conference and all-area as a junior … Mental Attitude Award as a sophomore … second team all-conference as a sophomore also earned four letters in football and was named the team's most valuable player as a sophomore and junior … all-conference second team in football as a junior … passed for 4,285 yards and 43 touchdowns in two seasons … managed a 3.8 grade-point average in high school.
Son of Dave and Rita Brockhouse … born July 23, 1995, in Fort Wayne, Indiana … two sisters, Chloe Hedges and Vanessa Brockhouse … sister, Chloe, played softball at Wilmington College … sister, Vanessa, played softball at Hope College … earned his bachelor’s degree in exercise science in May 2018 … full name Colin David Brockhouse.