23 - Wes Van Boom
Wes Van Boom
Height: 6-0
Weight: 205
Year: Senior
Hometown: Trabuco Canyon, CA
High School: Santa Margerita Catholic
Position: C
Bats/Throws: R/R
gp 32
avg .173
hr 4
rbi 11
r 14
sb -

2014|Stats: Started 31 games while making an appearance in 32 as a senior, 28 of those starts were at catcher ... Recorded four doubles and finished second on the team with four home runs ... Was responsible for 162 put outs and 15 assists in the field ... Notched two hits, two RBI and two runs scored against Siena (4/3/14) ... Had three games with 10 put-outs in the field ... Finished the year slugging .316.

2013|Stats: Appeared in all 40 games as a junior, including 39 starts as the catcher … ranked second on the team with 19 RBIs and eight doubles … finished with 34 hits, 18 runs, 51 total bases and a .372 slugging percentage … batted .266 in conference play … Named the Ivy League Co-Player of the Week on April 23, 2013 … batted .625 (5-of-8) with five runs, two home runs and five RBI in the four-game set against Harvard.

2012|Stats: Played in all 44 games of the season during his sophomore year…Provided power in the batter’s box, as he hit .275 overall with a .456 slugging percentage, tallying 47 hits, 19 runs and 31 RBIs…Also led the team with 14 doubles and five home runs…Played a key role on the field as well, serving as Brown’s starting catcher, making 225 putouts and 40 assists in total.

2011: 
Appeared in 21 games, starting 17 and missing several due to a wrist injury…Posted a .275 batting average, the highest among non-starters, and .333 batting average in conference games…Tallied five runs, 14 hits, one homerun and nine RBIs, while slugging .412 with a .351 on-base percentage…Made 35 putouts and two assists for a 1.000 fielding percentage.

Before Brown: A two-sport athlete and two-time letter winner as a catcher and first baseman for Santa Margarita Catholic High School…Was the JV Team MVP and Freshman MVP during his first two seasons…Named as team captain during his senior season.

Personal: 
Wesley B. Van Boom is the son of Joel and Kyle Teresa Van Boom of Trabuco Canyon, California…He has a sister, Perry, who attends Purdue University and a brother, Jack…A four-year Academic Scholar Award winner at Santa Margarita Catholic High School and a Lifetime California Scholarship Federation Member…Also enjoys fly-fishing, working out and painting…Concentrating in Economics. 

Recent Games
Apr 26 at Yale
Apr 27 at Yale L, 4-3
Apr 27 at Yale L, 6-5
Apr 28 at Rhode Island L, 12-7
Apr 29 at Mass.-Lowell W, 5-4
Apr 29 at Mass.-Lowell L, 5-3
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 32 18
Plate appearances 121 63
At Bats 110 58
Runs 14 7
Hits 19 10
Doubles 4 2
Triples - -
Home Runs 4 3
Runs Batted In 11 7
Total bases 35 21
Walks 5 1
Hit by pitch 1 1
Strikeouts 24 12
Sacrifice Flies 3 2
Sacrifice Hits 2 1
Hit into double play - -
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing - -
Batting Average .173 .172
On Base Percentage .210 .194
Slugging Percentage .318 .362
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game - -
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 182 110
Put Outs 162 99
Assists 15 7
Errors 5 4
Fielding Percentage .973 .964
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed 26 16
Runners Caught Stealing 8 4
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage .235 .200
Passed Balls 4 3
Catcher's Interference 2 2
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 13-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at South Carolina L, 1-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 14 at George Mason W, 6-3 5 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 15 at George Mason L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at George Mason L, 2-1 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 22 vs. Mass.-Lowell W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at William & Mary L, 16-4 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 23 vs. Mass.-Lowell W, 9-3 4 1 1 - - - 1 - 2 - -
Mar 24 at William & Mary W, 16-15 5 1 1 - - - 0 1 2 - -
Mar 25 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 2 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 3 Siena W, 14-7 3 2 2 - - 1 2 - - - -
Apr 3 Siena W, 4-3 3 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 3-2 3 0 1 1 - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 10-6 2 0 0 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 4-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 6-5 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 9 at Connecticut L, 7-4 3 1 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard W, 5-4 4 1 1 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 10-8 4 1 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard W, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 13-3 3 1 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Apr 16 at Holy Cross L, 9-0 4 0 1 1 - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 12-3 3 1 1 - - 1 1 - - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 7-6 5 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 3-2 3 1 1 1 - - 0 - - - -
Apr 23 at Bryant   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 7-0 2 0 0 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 12-7 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 4-3 3 1 1 - - 1 1 - 1 - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 6-5 5 1 2 - - 1 2 - - - -
Apr 28 at Rhode Island L, 12-7 4 1 1 1 - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 29 at Mass.-Lowell W, 5-4 3 1 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 29 at Mass.-Lowell L, 5-3 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 13-0 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 3
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at South Carolina L, 1-0 - - 1 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Mar 14 at George Mason W, 6-3 - - - 1 0 - 1 2 0.50 5
Mar 15 at George Mason L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at George Mason L, 2-1 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 4
Mar 22 vs. Mass.-Lowell W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at William & Mary L, 16-4 - - - 0 0 - - 3 - 4
Mar 23 vs. Mass.-Lowell W, 9-3 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 4
Mar 24 at William & Mary W, 16-15 - - - 1 0 - 2 - - 6
Mar 25 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 - - - 0 0 - - 2 - 2
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 3
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 2
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 - - - 0 0 - 1 3 0.33 4
Apr 3 Siena W, 14-7 - 1 - 5 1 - - 2 - 4
Apr 3 Siena W, 4-3 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Apr 5 Princeton L, 3-2 - - - 2 1 - 1 - - 3
Apr 5 Princeton L, 10-6 1 1 - 0 0 - - 3 - 4
Apr 6 Cornell L, 4-1 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 3
Apr 6 Cornell L, 6-5 - - 1 0 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 9 at Connecticut L, 7-4 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 12 at Harvard W, 5-4 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 4
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 10-8 - - - 1 0 - - 3 - 4
Apr 13 at Harvard W, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 13-3 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 16 at Holy Cross L, 9-0 - - - 2 1 - - 1 - 4
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 12-3 - - - 4 1 - - 2 - 3
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 7-6 - - - 1 0 - - 4 - 5
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 3-2 - - - 2 1 - - 2 - 3
Apr 23 at Bryant   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 7-0 - 1 - 0 0 - - 2 - 3
Apr 25 Yale W, 12-7 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 4-3 - - - 4 1 - - 1 - 3
Apr 27 at Yale L, 6-5 - - - 5 1 - 1 2 0.50 5
Apr 28 at Rhode Island L, 12-7 - - - 2 1 - 1 2 0.50 5
Apr 29 at Mass.-Lowell W, 5-4 - - - 0 0 - - 2 - 4
Apr 29 at Mass.-Lowell L, 5-3 - - - 0 0 - - 3 - 4
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 13-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at South Carolina L, 1-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 14 at George Mason W, 6-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 15 at George Mason L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at George Mason L, 2-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 vs. Mass.-Lowell W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at William & Mary L, 16-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 vs. Mass.-Lowell W, 9-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 24 at William & Mary W, 16-15 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 3 Siena W, 14-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 3 Siena W, 4-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 10-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 4-1 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 6-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 at Connecticut L, 7-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard W, 5-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 10-8 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard W, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 13-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 at Holy Cross L, 9-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 12-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 7-6 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 3-2 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 23 at Bryant   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 7-0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 12-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 4-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 6-5 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 at Rhode Island L, 12-7 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 29 at Mass.-Lowell W, 5-4 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 29 at Mass.-Lowell L, 5-3 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 13-0 5 4 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 8 at South Carolina L, 8-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 9 at South Carolina L, 1-0 5 3 2 0 1.000 - - 2 1.000 - -
Mar 14 at George Mason W, 6-3 8 7 1 0 1.000 - 2 - - - -
Mar 15 at George Mason L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at George Mason L, 2-1 9 8 0 1 .889 - 1 - - - -
Mar 22 vs. Mass.-Lowell W, 8-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at William & Mary L, 16-4 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - 1 -
Mar 23 vs. Mass.-Lowell W, 9-3 9 8 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Mar 24 at William & Mary W, 16-15 7 7 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 25 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 26 at Richmond   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 4 3 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 31 at Columbia L, 4-0 8 7 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Penn L, 3-2 8 8 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 3 Siena W, 14-7 9 9 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Apr 3 Siena W, 4-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 3-2 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 5 Princeton L, 10-6 11 10 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Cornell L, 6-5 11 10 0 1 .909 - 2 - - - -
Apr 9 at Connecticut L, 7-4 4 3 1 0 1.000 - 2 1 .333 - -
Apr 12 at Harvard W, 5-4 6 3 3 0 1.000 - 3 1 .250 - -
Apr 12 at Harvard L, 10-8 4 4 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - 2 -
Apr 13 at Harvard W, 1-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 13 at Harvard L, 13-3 5 5 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Apr 16 at Holy Cross L, 9-0 4 4 0 0 1.000 - 3 - - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 12-3 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 19 Dartmouth W, 7-6 7 6 0 1 .857 - 1 - - 1 -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 7-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 20 Dartmouth L, 3-2 7 7 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Apr 23 at Bryant   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 7-0 11 10 1 0 1.000 - 1 1 .500 - -
Apr 25 Yale W, 12-7 8 7 0 1 .875 - 1 - - - 1
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 26 at Yale   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 4-3 1 1 0 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
Apr 27 at Yale L, 6-5 7 6 0 1 .857 - 4 - - - 1
Apr 28 at Rhode Island L, 12-7 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Mass.-Lowell W, 5-4 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 29 at Mass.-Lowell L, 5-3 3 1 2 0 1.000 - 1 - - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
May 6 Marist   - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2010-11 21 51 5 14 2 1 1 9 1 12 - - .275 .351 .412
2011-12 44 171 29 47 14 1 5 31 3 26 2 - .275 .311 .456
2012-13 40 137 18 34 8 - 3 19 4 24 2 - .248 .286 .372
2013-14 32 110 14 19 4 - 4 11 5 24 - - .173 .210 .318
Total 137 469 66 114 28 2 13 70 13 86 4 - .243 .284 .394
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2010-11 21 5 - 1 21 4 - 14 11 1.27 58
2011-12 44 6 - 1 78 20 4 37 59 0.63 181
2012-13 40 4 2 1 51 11 2 35 45 0.78 148
2013-14 32 1 3 2 35 8 - 17 53 0.32 121
Total 137 16 5 5 185 43 6 103 168 0.61 508
  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
2010-11 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
2011-12 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
2012-13 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
2013-14 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2010-11 21 37 35 2 0 1.000 1 - - - 1 -
2011-12 44 269 225 40 4 .985 - 64 26 .289 10 -
2012-13 40 275 244 28 3 .989 1 54 16 .229 5 1
2013-14 32 182 162 15 5 .973 - 26 8 .235 4 2
Total 137 763 666 85 12 .984 2 144 50 .258 20 3
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 32 110 14 19 4 - 4 11 5 24 - - .173 .210 .318
Conference 18 58 7 10 2 - 3 7 1 12 - - .172 .194 .362
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 11 34 4 8 2 - 2 7 - 8 - - .235 .237 .471
Away 20 72 9 10 2 - 2 3 5 14 - - .139 .195 .250
Neutral 1 4 1 1 - - - 1 - 2 - - .250 .250 .250

Wins 11 41 7 10 - - 2 7 2 10 - - .244 .267 .390
Losses 21 69 7 9 4 - 2 4 3 14 - - .130 .176 .275

March 9 33 2 4 - - - 1 1 10 - - .121 .147 .121
April 23 77 12 15 4 - 4 10 4 14 - - .195 .235 .403
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 32 1 3 2 35 8 - 17 53 0.32 121
Conference 18 1 2 1 21 5 - 9 30 0.30 63
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0

Home 11 1 3 1 16 4 - 4 17 0.24 39
Away 20 - - 1 18 4 - 13 35 0.37 78
Neutral 1 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 4

Wins 11 - 2 - 16 2 - 5 17 0.29 45
Losses 21 1 1 2 19 6 - 12 36 0.33 76

March 9 - - 1 4 0 - 5 15 0.33 35
April 23 1 3 1 31 8 - 12 38 0.32 86
  g gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/g hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00

March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - - - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 32 182 162 15 5 .973 - 26 8 .235 4 2
Conference 18 110 99 7 4 .964 - 16 4 .200 3 2
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -

Home 11 75 70 2 3 .960 - 7 2 .222 1 1
Away 20 98 84 12 2 .980 - 19 5 .208 3 1
Neutral 1 9 8 1 0 1.000 - - 1 1.000 - -

Wins 11 73 65 6 2 .973 - 9 3 .250 1 1
Losses 21 109 97 9 3 .972 - 17 5 .227 3 1

March 9 61 53 7 1 .984 - 3 4 .571 1 -
April 23 121 109 8 4 .967 - 23 4 .148 3 2