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Daniel Nevares

Daniel Nevares
Class: Sr.
Number: 15
Position: INF
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 180
Hometown: Toa Alta, Puerto Rico
High School: Montverde Academy (Fla.)

Career (2011-14)

  • Four-year starter who started 186 games at second base
  • Three-time America East all-conference selection
  • Half of elite middle-infield double-play tandem that produced 66 career double plays
  • Compiled 200 career hits (7th all-time), 46 doubles (4th) and 102 RBI

As a Senior (2014)

  • Started all 50 games played
  • Named to ABCA All-Northeast Region second team
  • Second team America East all-conference
  • Hit .298 with five home runs, 21 extra-base hits and 35 RBI
  • Turned 27 double plays
  • Ranked third in the America East in slugging (.479) and home runs, sixth in RBI and on-base percentage (.412)
  • Hit .352 with 23 RBI in his final 22 collegiate games
  • Named America East Player of the Week on May 5 after belting three home runs and driving in 11 runs in a three-game series
  • Recognized as a Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper
  • Highlighted as a “Top Performer” by the NCAA
  • Went 3-for-4 with a home run and 6 RBI against UMass Lowell on May 4
  • Went 4-for-5 with 2 home runs and 5 RBI against UMass Lowell on May 3

As a Junior (2013)

  • Appeared in 51 games this season and started 50
  • 20 mulit-hit games
  • Went a perfect 4-for-4, including 3 doubles, 2 RBI and 2 runs in the season opener against James Madison on February 23
  • Went 2-for-4 with a homerun and 3 RBI against Maine on May 12
  • Went 3-for-5 and knocked in a run against Stony Brook on March 24
  • Went 2-for-4 with 2 RBI against UMBC on March 17
  • Went 2-for-3 with a homerun, 4 RBI and 3 runs scored against Hartford on May 5
  • Second in the America East in doubles (19), fifth in total bases (86), sixth in slugging percentage (.439) and RBI (34), while seventh in batting average (.311) and hits (61)
  • Ranked 30th in the nation in doubles per game and 50th in doubles
  • Received America East Player of the Week award on May 7
  • Named to the America East All-Conference first team
  • Named to the America East All-Tournament team

As a Sophomore (2012)

  • Started all 41 games played at second base
  • Second team America East all-conference selection
  • Registered a fielding percentage of .962 (seven errors in 184 chances)
  • Ranked second on team and sixth in conference with .343 batting average
  • Hit team-best .417 in 22 conference games (30-for-72)
  • Posted team-high slugging percentage of .462, 10th-best in America East
  • Led team with 15 multiple hit games
  • Led team with 11 doubles
  • Second on team with 49 hits
  • Registered a nine-game hit streak
  • Went 3-for-5 with double, two RBI and one run scored in game 2 at UMBC on April 14
  • Went 2-for-3 with home run, double, walk, RBI and three runs scored at UMBC on May 19
  • Finished season hitting in nine of last 10 games (.457)
  • Hit .364 (4-of-11) with three runs scored in America East tournament
  • Member of America East Honor Roll for GPA of 3.0 or higher

As a Freshman (2011)

  • Started all 45 games played at second base
  • Hit .222 with one home run and 16 RBI
  • Scored 13 runs and had six sacrifice bunts
  • Had three hits and two RBI against Siena on April 3
  • Hit .432 with seven RBI in 10-game stretch midseason
  • Started all 23 conference games
  • Went 3-for-3 with run scored against NCAA team New Mexico on March 22
  • Had nine multi-hit games
  • Stole 4-of-5 bases
  • Committed just 10 errors in 186 chances at second

In High School

  • Three-year letterwinner at Montverde Academy (Florida)
  • Silver Slugger, MVP, and team captain his senior year
  • First sophomore to bat .600 in Perkiomen School
  • Career high school batting average of .417 and an OPS of 1.306


  • Parents are Abdon Nevares and Gladys Negron
  • Enrolled in Harpur College


  • Runs: 3, 2x, last vs Hartford (5-5-13)
  • Hits: 4, 2x, last vs UMass Lowell (5-3-14)
  • RBIs: 6 vs UMass Lowell (5-4-14)
  • Doubles: 3 at James Madison (2-23-13)
  • Homeruns: 2 vs UMass Lowell (5-3-14)
  • Walks: 3 at Villanova (3-17-12)
  • Stolen Bases: 1, 6x, last vs Maine (4-20-14)

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