18 - Steve Daniels
Steve Daniels
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fox Point, WI
High School: Nicolet
Position: OF
Bats/Throws: L/R

2008: Finished fourth on the team with a .341 batting average ... Was one of only three players to start all 44 games for the Bears ... Led the team in at-bats for the second consecutive season, recording 185, only nine shy of the school record he set in 2007 ... Also the team leader in runs scored and hits, with 42 and 63 respectively ... Second on the team in total bases, finishing with 80, including a team-high 5 triples ... Stole 19 bases in 23 attempts, accounting for almost half of the team's 45 total stolen bases ... Had three outfield assists against only one error on the season.

2007: Batted leadoff and played center field in all 48 games ... Finished 10th in the country in triples per game and 17th in stolen bases per game ... Broke Brown's single season record for at-bats against Lafayette (5/24), finishing with 194 ... Led the Ivy League with seven triples and 26 stolen bases, finishing second with 44 runs ... In Ivy play, led the League with 10 stolen bases and four triples, and was second with 22 runs scored ... Stole two bases in a game on four occasions ... Scored a season-high four runs against Dartmouth (4/14) ... Scored three runs despite going 0-for-3 twice, against Charleston Southern (3/25) and Princeton (3/31) ... Stole a base in both of Brown's NCAA Regional games against #5 Texas (6/1) and Wake Forest (6/2).

2006: Was named Co-Ivy League Rookie of the Year ... Made 19 starts in 34 games played while hampered with nagging injuries ... Led the team with 10 stolen bases ... Had first career hit and first career start against Vanderbilt (3/11), going 2-for-2 with a run scored and a stolen base ... Had a steal in each game of a four-game series with Harvard (4/22 & 4/24), scoring three runs in the series finale ... Went 5-for-12 in three starts against Yale (4/28-29), stealing three bases.

Before Brown: A graduate of Nicolet High School ... Two-year captain and three-year starter ... Three-time All-North Shore Conference and All-Suburban ... All-District and All-State as a senior ... Team captain on North Shore Conference Championship team ... Had a school record 58 hits during the 2003 season ... Named team MVP in 2003 and was the 2004 Offensive Player of the Year ... Also played football as a quarterback and defensive back ... Named team MVP in football in 2003 after setting a single-season record for total offense ... Named Honorable Mention All-North Shore Conference in 2003 as well ... Member of the National Honor Society ... National Merit Finalist and NSC Scholar Athlete ... Presidential award winner.

Personal: Steven Phillip Daniels is the son of David and Amy Biller Daniels of Fox Point, Wis. ... Has two brothers, Marc and Michael ... Concentrating in Economics.

Year    AVG  GP-GS    AB   R   H  2B  3B  HR RBI   TB  SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB%  SF  SH  SB-ATT   PO   A   E  FLD%
2006 .309 34-19 68 17 21 2 0 0 4 23 .338 6 2 11 0 .377 1 4 10-11 38 0 1 .974
2007 .273 48-48 194 47 53 10 7 0 23 77 .397 18 10 38 2 .368 0 3 28-33 86 3 5 .947
2008 .341 44-44 185 42 63 4 5 1 21 80 .432 22 6 32 2 .427 0 2 19-23 87 3 1 .989
Totals .306 126-111 447 106 137 16 12 1 48 180 .389 46 18 81 4 .368 1 9 57-67 211 6 7 .969