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PETER NYSTROM #26
  • Outfield
  • 6-2 195 R/R Sr-2L
  • Dunedin, Fla./Clemson/Dunedin
  • Major: Leisure & Service Management

Nystrom begins his third year as a Gator after transferring from Clemson following his freshman season. He is the starter in rightfield after batting .332 with seven home runs and starting 52 games last year.

2000: Saw action in 59 games with 52 starts (45 in RF, 3 at DH and 4 in LF)...Hit .332 with seven HR and 50 RBI...Hit .328 with five HR and 27 RBI in SEC play this season....Posted 15-game and 13-game hit streaks during the season...Nine three-hit games on the season among 19 multi-hit games overall...Hit game-winning three run home run against Tennessee (4/22)...Recorded five RBI against Ole Miss (3/11)...Hit first home run of the season against FSU (2/20).

1999: Saw action in 41 games with 37 starts, splitting time between outfield (22 in LF, 10 in RF) and DH (5 starts)...Hit .291 with eight HR and 31 RBI...Reached base safely in 35 of his 41 games...Hit .310 with five home runs and 20 RBI in SEC play...Hit .326 with runners in scoring position, including 4-for-11 with the bases loaded...Posted nine-game hit streak...Hit grand slam against Arkansas...Hit game-tying two-run home run in the ninth inning against Georgia...Hit first home run as a Gator against Florida State.

1998 AT CLEMSON: Played freshman season at Clemson...Saw action in 48 games with 45 starts...Hit .322 with six HR and 42 RBI...Made only one error in 62 chances in the outfield.

PREP: A 1997 graduate of Dunedin High School where he was coached by Greg Nichols...Two-time first team all-state selection (1996, 1997)...Member of P.A.L. 1994 and 1995 National Champs...1997 Mizuno High School All-American...'97 team captain...Team placed second in state in 5A in 1997...Hit .477 with 13 doubles and 37 RBI in only 86 at bats in 1996...Also was team's captain and MVP in '96 as an outfielder...A 1996 Team One Nationals selection and All-Star...Made first-team all-tournament team in the 1996 CABA High School World Series...Also a 1997 USA Baseball Junior National Team Trials selection.


NYSTROM'S CAREER STATISTICS
Overall Season Statistics
Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HB SO SF SH SB-A PO A E FLD
*1998 .309 48-45 152 47 47 11 2 6 42 30 6 31 3 0 2-2 61 0 1 .984
1999 .291 41-37 134 26 39 7 0 8 31 18 3 38 0 0 2-2 45 2 4 .922
2000 .332 59-52 211 42 70 12 1 7 50 24 5 38 4 1 2-6 91 4 2 .979
Career .316 100-89 345 68 109 19 1 15 81 42 8 76 4 1 4-8 136 6 6 .959
*at Clemson
SEC Regular Season Statistics
Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HB SO SF SH SB-A PO A E FLD
1999 .310 25-23 84 14 26 7 0 5 20 10 2 21 0 0 1-1 26 2 3 .903
2000 .328 30-30 122 24 40 6 0 5 27 15 3 23 1 0 2-5 58 2 0 1.000
Career .320 55-53 206 38 66 13 0 10 47 25 5 44 1 0 3-6 84 4 3 .967
SEC Tournament Statistics
Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HB SO SF SH SB-A PO A E FLD
2000 .273 4-4 11 2 3 1 0 0 4 1 1 2 2 0 0-0 9 0 1 .900
Career .273 4-4 11 2 3 1 0 0 4 1 1 2 2 0 0-0 9 0 1 .900
NCAA Postseason Statistics
Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HB SO SF SH SB-A PO A E FLD
*1998 .000 2-2 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0-0 0 0 0 .000
2000 .188 5-5 16 1 3 1 0 0 2 2 0 3 0 0 0-0 11 1 1 .923
Career .188 5-5 16 1 3 1 0 0 2 2 0 3 0 0 0-0 11 1 1 .923
Career vs. Opponents
Year AVG GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HB SO SF SH SB-A PO A E FLD
Alabama .000 2-2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 .000
Arkansas .316 5-4 19 4 6 0 0 1 4 5 0 0 0 0 0-0 9 1 0 1.000
Auburn .200 4-4 15 4 3 0 0 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 0-0 7 0 0 1.000
Florida St. .313 6-3 16 4 5 0 0 3 3 1 0 5 0 0 0-0 5 0 0 1.000
Georgia .267 5-4 15 3 4 0 0 1 3 0 1 3 0 0 0-0 6 1 0 1.000
Kentucky .308 7-7 26 4 8 2 0 0 6 0 1 6 1 0 0-0 12 0 0 1.000
LSU .154 7-7 26 2 4 1 0 0 5 1 0 4 1 0 0-0 14 0 1 .933
Miami .000 4-2 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 .000
Mississippi .524 6-6 21 6 11 6 0 2 8 5 1 5 0 0 0-0 6 2 0 1.000
Mississippi St. .454 6-6 22 4 10 0 0 1 5 5 1 4 0 0 1-3 9 0 1 .900
So. Carolina .292 7-7 24 4 7 1 0 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 1-1 9 0 0 1.000
Tennessee .471 4-4 17 3 8 1 0 2 6 1 0 4 0 0 0-1 6 0 0 1.000
Vanderbilt .296 6-6 27 6 8 3 0 2 8 2 0 7 0 0 1-1 15 0 2 .882
NYSTROM'S CAREER HIGHS
At Bats: 6, two times, last at Mississippi State, 5/7/00
Runs Scored: 3 two times, last vs. Fordham, 3/15/00
Hits: 3, 11 times, last at Mississippi State, 5/7/00
RBI: 5 vs. Ole Miss, 3/11/00
Bases on balls: 3 at Mississippi State, 5/6/00
Multi-Hit Games: 29
Multi-RBI Games: 23
Hit Streak: 15
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