Meet the Pioneers...

#24 - Levi Ney
Position: Outfield
Bats/Throws L/R
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
City, State: Kalona, IA
High School: IMS

2011: Statistics

Played in 42 games, starting 41...led the team with four triples...had a team-best 12-game hitting streak...posted 12 multi-hit and eight multi-RBI games...shared the team lead with seven hit by pitches...tied for third on the team with 43 runs...fourth on the team with 31 of seven Pioneers with over 40 hits...went 2-for-2 with five RBI against Edgewood (May 4)...went 4-for-4 with four runs and two RBI against Carroll (Apr. 2, Game 1)...went 5-for-9 in with two runs and a RBI in the doubleheader against UW-La Crosse (Apr. 28)...started WIAC play with a hit in seven of his first eight games.

2009: Played in 37 games, starting 34...went 3 for 3 with a RBI and two doubles in his Pioneer debut at Fontbonne University … had 11 multi-hit games...recorded 10 doubles to lead the team...tallied 39 hits with a .289 batting average.

Prior to UW-Platteville: Named first team all-state by the Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association as a junior and senior...had a .565 batting average with 19 home runs and 74 RBIs...helped lead his team to a state championship in 2007.

Personal: Son of Randall and Kathryn Ney...a civil engineering major.