30 - Kyle Van Dusen
Kyle Van Dusen
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Phoenix, Ariz.
High School: Sunnyslope
College: Scottsdale C.C.
Position: INF

AS A SENIOR IN 2009: Saw action in 34 games, starting in 26 ... all at third base ... tied the team-high six sacrifice hits, scored nine runs and hit two homers ... made his first collegiate start at third base against Xavier (Feb. 20), scoring one run ... had two runs and his first collegiate RBI against URI (Feb. 21) ... scored on run against Oregon (Mar. 6) ... was a defensive replacement at third base against Cornell (Mar. 15), had one at bat and drove in one run ... was a defensive replacement at third base in games one and three against Dartmouth (Mar. 21-22) ... served as a pinch runner and a defensive replacement at third base against Stanford (Apr. 15) ... had a career-high two hits at Stanford (Apr. 20) ... had a career day against Gonzaga (Apr. 25), hitting his first collegiate home run and posting three RBIs ... hit his second homer of the season and his career on Senior Day against San Diego State (May 2) ... scored the Broncos' lone run against UC Davis (May 12) ... drove in a run to give SCU a lead at Pepperdine (May 16) ... made his final start in a Bronco uniform against then-No. 18 Cal Poly (May 18), posting one RBI.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2008: Saw action in 11 games in his first season as a Bronco ... made is first appearance as a pinch runner in game one against Utah Valley (Feb. 22), registering one run ... tallied another run in pinch running efforts in game two against Utah Valley (Feb. 22) ... saw action as a pinch runner against SDSU (Mar. 7) ... saw action as a pinch runner against then-No. 14 San Diego (Mar. 30) ... had his first collegiate at-bat aaginst Pacific (Apr. 2) ... also took over shortstop duties in the ninth inning ... served as a defensive replacement at shortstop against Portland (Apr. 5), recording one put out ... registered his first collegiate hit against UHH (Apr. 26) ... served as a pinch hitter and a defensive replacement at third base against Saint Mary's (May 11)

AT SCOTTSDALE C.C.: Played for Alex Cherney and Ben Taylor ... member of the 2007 Region I Division II and Southwest District championship teams ... team finished third at the NJCAA Division II World Series ... hit .309 and registered 12 stolen bases ... saw action in 45 games as a freshman ... tallied nine stolen bases and scored 28 runs ... played in the 2006 JUCO All-Star game.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2005 graduate of Sunnyslope High School in Phoenix, Ariz. ... played for Rich Carlberg ... batted .310 with 24 stolen bases as a senior ... was named to the All-State First Team ... also received second team all-state honors as a junior in 2004.

PERSONAL: Born in Phoenix, Ariz. ... son of Dale and Kathy Van Dusen ... has four older siblings, Ryan, Tyff, Jeremy and Danny ... enjoys fishing, hunting and mountain biking.

 

Van Dusen's Career Statistics

 

Year Avg. GP/GS AB R H 2B/3B/HR RBI BB/K SB/SBA
2008 .200 11/0 5 2 1 0/0/0 0 0/1 0/0
2009 .237 30/22 76 9 18 3/0/2 7 5/18 0/3
Career .237 41/22 81 11 19 3/0/8 7 5/19 0/3