Nick Dean has been selected as the 2015 Athlete of the Year by the Fannin County Sports Hall of Fame. 2015 is the second successive year that Nick has received this honor. Since Nick is now competing professionally in the Los Angeles Dodgers organiza
tion, he will not be eligible for consideration as the Athlete of the Year in future years.
Dean’s numbers for his final collegiate season of 2015 were nothing short of remarkable. He recorded 74 hits, the most in all of NCAA Division 3 baseball. His 51 RBIs ranked third in the nation and his 47 runs scored ranked fourth. He also batted .454, had 16 stolen bases and 8 home runs.
I. Nick Dean, the 2014 FCSHOF Athlete Of The Year, has been DRAFTED by the Los Angles Dodgers. He was drafted in the 32nd round. Nick will be playing in the Rookie League. II. Nick reports to the Dodgers organization in Glendale, Arizona on Friday June 11. Mini-Camp and then to be assigned to a team. The season starts the following weekend. Nick pitched his Freshman year and has played Shortstop the remainder of his college baseball career. More information below. III. Nick is playing with the Ogden Raptors in Ogden Utah. This is an Advanced Rookie League team in the Pioneer League. The Ogden Raptors is affiliated with the MLB team LA Dodgers. More info on the Pioneer League at: http://www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=l128
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