#11 Nick Ortega, OF


Position: OF
Date of Birth: 03/30/1998
Height: 5' 9"   Weight: 190 lbs
College Experience: Butler University
Bats: R
Throws: R
Hometown: Tampa, Fla.


2020 – Junior Season: Only player to start in all 15 games… Led the team with a .283 batting average… Collected 13 hits in 46 at-bats… Scored a team-high 11 runs… Led BU with four doubles… Added a home run to move his slugging percentage to .435… Ended the year with 11 RBI and 20 total bases… Walked 12 times and was hit by a pitch five times to raise his on-base percentage to .469… Perfect in the field with 32 put-outs and zero errors… Went 2-for-3 vs. Western Illinois with a homer, a double, a team-best four runs and five RBI (2/23)… Notched six total bases vs. the Leathernecks... Opened the season going 2-for-3 vs. North Carolina A&T with a double, a run and two RBI (2/14)… Impacted the win over George Mason with three hits, including a double, and two runs scored (2/15)… Ended the Evansville series with two hits, two RBI and a run scored (3/1)… Went 2-for-3 at UCF with a double and an RBI (3/6)… Led BU with five multi-hit games… Team leader with three multi-RBI games. 2017 Freshman Season: Appeared in 18 games... 1-for-5 as a pinch hitter... Collected his first hit against Utah Valley on March 19. High School: Three-year letterwinner... Earned his team’s gold glove as a senior... Hit .311 in 82 games over his three seasons with Jesuit... As a senior he hit at a .326 clip in 30 contests... Collected 28 hits and scored 26 runs as a senior.... His 15 RBI helped the Tigers to a 24-6 mark, including an undefeated record (10-0) in district play (6A-8). Personal: Son of former Bluejay Eddie Ortega (1983-86).

2020 Roster »
8 Diego Mendoza C
9 Alec Mursuli C
10 Daniel Labrador C
1 Quinn Mimnaugh IF
33 Jake Phelps IF
2 Ryan Herskowitz IF
7 Michael Grisanti IF
13 Cade Doughty IF
14 Collier Cranford IF
31 Gavin Casas IF
5 Matt Archer IF
24 Jonathan Strauss OF
12 Lewis Menendez OF
6 Cam Diaz OF
11 Nick Ortega OF
22 Kael Johnston-Royal P
26 Chris Ruckdeschel P
35 Mac Callari P
40 Ricky Shimko P
28 Merfy Andrew P
16 Benny Wilson P
17 Chris Kahler P
18 Kyle Yeoward P
20 Austin Matsoff P
23 Will Grisack P
26 Dan Carter P
27 Jarrett Bond P
29 Fletcher Reynolds P
36 Nick Saranczak P
37 Ryan McCauley P
38 Trent Sobolewski P
15 Nelson Berkwich P
32 Mason Black P
21 Matt Magrann P
19 Chandellor Benton P
25 Dylan Burns P

Full roster...