12 Lucas Calderon
12 Lucas Calderon
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Belen Jesuit
Previous College: Saint Louis
Position: IF
Bats/Throws: R/R

CAREER  |  2009  |  2010  |  2012  |  2013 

2013 - Senior Season: Team's everyday starter at second base, playing in 49 games and starting 44 times...hit .246 with 25 runs and 17 RBIs...had 11 multi-hit games and was hitting .287 through March 23...walked twice and scored twice in season opener at Georgia State (Feb. 15)...went 2-for-5 with a homer at Georgia State (Feb. 17)...had two hits and two runs at Appalachian State (Feb. 23)...went 2-for-6 and scored three runs at Lipscomb (March 2)...went 2-for-4 at Northern Kentucky (March 15)...went 6-for-11 with six RBIs in VCU series, including five RBIs in finale (March 22-23)...had three hits vs. Saint Louis (April 5)...doubled twice and scored two runs against Saint Louis (April 7)...went 2-for-4 at Charlotte (May 3).

2012 - Junior Season: Started 44 times in the infield, playing in 49 contests overall...batted .241 with 23 runs and 13 RBIs...totaled nine multi-hit games...had two hits and three RBIs in win at Fresno State (Feb. 18)...batted 5-for-12 with a double and a homer in series at UT-Martin (Feb. 25-26)...went 2-for-4 and tripled at Belmont (March 3)...had a hit, a run and a stolen base vs. IPFW (March 11)...went 2-for-3 and walked at Western Kentucky (March 13)...went 2-for-3 with a walk and a run vs. Wright State (March 24)...doubled and walked in a 2-for-3 effort at Youngstown State (April 1)...totaled two hits and two runs against Wabash (April 3)...had two hits and an RBI vs. Ball State (April 10)...went 3-for-6 and scored twice at UIndy (April 25).

2011 - Redshirt Season: Sat out the 2011 season after transferring from Saint Louis.

Before Butler: Played in 67 games during two seasons at Saint Louis...slugged four home runs, all during his freshman season...batted .190 with 21 runs scored while starting 23 games over two seasons...Billikens went 63-54 during his two seasons at SLU.

High School: Three-year letterwinner for coach Tony Mellan...earned second team all-state honors after hitting .380 and belting nine home runs as a senior in 2008...also drove in 30 runs and scored 26 times...also earned All-Dade 4A-1A first team accolades from the Miami Herald...in 2007, he helped his team to district and regional championships and an appearance in the state final four.

Personal: Younger brother, Marcos, played baseball at Butler...public relations major.