Dakota Conners

#45 DAKOTA CONNERS – IF
Height: 5-10 Weight: 185
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Born: Alameda, California
Resides: Manteca, California
High School: Sierra (Manteca, California)
College: California State University, East Bay (Hayward, California – “Pioneers”)
Draft: n/a
DOB: 2/9/96 Opening Night Age: 25
Classification: ROOKIE

Career Highlights: Second season of professional baseball and first with the Goldeyes…signed by the Goldeyes on 3/22/21…career .302 batting average with two home runs and 24 RBI in 54 games played…37 career runs scored with 13 doubles, five triples, 12 stolen bases, and 30 walks…career .409 on-base percentage and .471 slugging percentage…played five seasons of college baseball at California State University, East Bay in Hayward, California from 2015-19…hit a combined .303 with one home run and 89 RBI for the Pioneers in 181 collegiate games…helped Pioneers to a program-record 33 wins during sophomore season in 2016…ranks third in program history in base hits, tied for fifth in runs scored, and tied for seventh in RBI…majored in Kinesiology…played at Sierra High School in Manteca, California where he also lettered in football

2019
Napa (Pacific Association/Ind.): Hit .302 with two home runs and 24 RBI for the Silverados in 54 games…scored 37 runs with 13 doubles, five triples, 12 stolen bases, and 30 walks…had a .409 on-base percentage and a .471 slugging percentage…finished 11th in the Pacific Association in batting average and tied for 10th in doubles…hit safely in 35 of 52 games…had 12 multi-hit games, including one 3-hit game and two 4-hit games…made professional debut on 6/9 vs. Salina, going 0-for-3…had 7-game hitting streak from 6/11-6/20 (9-for-26, .346)…picked up first career hit and first career RBI on 6/11 vs. Vallejo, going 1-for-3 with a run and a double…picked up first career stolen base on 6/13 at San Rafael while going 2-for-4 with two runs and an RBI…scored three runs while going 2-for-5 with a double and two RBI…scored three runs while going 1-for-5 with a double and an RBI on 6/22 vs. Sonoma…stole two bases while going 2-for-5 on 6/23 vs. Salina…stole two bases while going 2-for-5 with two runs and a double on 6/30 vs. Vallejo…4-for-5 with two runs and an RBI on 6/7 vs. Salina…hit first career home run while going 4-for-6 with two runs, a triple, and three RBI on 8/9 at Sonoma…stole two bases while going 1-for-2 with a run, a triple, and an RBI on 8/10 vs. Salina…2-for-2 with two runs, a triple, a home run, and an RBI on 8/22 vs. Sonoma…drew three walks while going 1-for-2 with a run and an RBI on 8/24 vs. Salina…helped Silverados reach the Pacific Association playoffs

Rick Forney on Dakota Conners: Dakota is a hungry, young ballplayer who can possibly play many positions for us. I like his youthful eagerness to compete at a high level.