11 Tanner Nishioka
11 - Tanner Nishioka
Height: 6-0
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii
High School: Iolani School
Position: UT
Major: Neuroscience
Bats/Throws: R/R

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed his first season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Baseball team, where he is a utility player (middle infield and center field)...Punted for the Pomona-Pitzer Football team as a freshman...2014: SCIAC Newcomer of the Year...First-team All-SCIAC...Second-team All-West Region from ABCA...Third-team All-West Region from D3baseball.com...Played in all 39 games, including 38 starts, splitting time almost equally between second base, shortstop and center field...Batted .399 on the season with six homers, 38 RBI and 40 runs scored....Began the year with an 11-game hitting streak, snapped when he was 0-for-2 off the bench at Redlands, then had hits in his next nine games...Was 4-for-5 with a grand slam and four runs scored in a win over No. 6 Ithaca...Homered in both ends of a doubleheader against CMS, going 5-for-10 with five runs scored...Added another homer at Cal Lutheran to give him round-trippers in three straight games...Was 7-for-12 in a three-game series at Chapman with multi-hit games in all three contests...Batted 6-for-9 with four runs scored in a doubleheader sweep of Occidental...High School: Attended the Iolani School in Honolulu, where he played basketball, baseball and football...Earned all-state and all-league honors in baseball...Was a two-time all-state and all-league punter, and an all-state first-team receiver...Helped Iolani extend its streak to six straight state championships...Personal: Attends Pomona College, where he majors in neuroscience...Has an older brother and two older sisters.