2013 (Sophomore): Appeared in 15 games whilemaking one start … used mainly as a pinch runner as hecrossed home three times during the campaign … started inthe outfield in the series opener against Marist (March 8) and madetwo plate appearances … recorded base knocks as a pinchhitter in the final two games of the Marist series … scoredruns against UNC Asheville (Feb. 20), Marist (March 10) and GeorgiaSouthern (March 29).
2012 (Freshman): Played in 36 games while making 26 starts… earned 83 at bats and hit .241 with 20 hits and 13 runsscored … made 12 starts combined in right and left fieldwhile starting 14 games in center … tallied three RBI in a9-4 victory over Furman (4/1) … went 1-for-2 in his at batswith the bases loaded … of his nine RBI, four came with twoouts on the board.
High School: Played center field and pitcher all four years at Patton HighSchool in Morganton, N.C. for coach Brandon Scott … named tothe All-South Mountain Conference team as both a junior and senior… earned team MVP and team Cy Young awards after his seniorseason … holds the school record for career stolen basesafter swiping 32 bases in 36 attempts … set the schoolrecord for batting average (.516) in a single season …helped lead his team to the state championship game in 2009… was also a Little League World Series participant in 2004… was the first student-athlete to play four years ofvarsity baseball at his school … also played two seasons ofvarsity football as a safety.
Personal: Nicholas Leander Chapman … born Jan. 13, 1993 in Morganton,N.C. … son of Wayne and Robyn Chapman … has one olderbrother, Alex, who played baseball at Wingate University …majoring in kinesiology at UNCG.