TAMU Baseball BIO
Started 57 games at four different positions (27 at 2B, 18 in center, 10 at 3B and two in right) ... appeared in five other games as a reserve ... hit leadoff for the Aggies 16 times ... batted .245 for the year with three home runs, four doubles and a triple ... scored 28 runs and drove in 22 ... stole 12 bases in 20 attempts ... doubled to left center in first-ever at bat in an A&M uniform vs Seton Hall (Feb. 19) ... went 2-for-5 with two RBI in the 11-2 win ... hit the Aggies' first home run of the year, a solo shot down the left field line in a 13-6 win over Seton Hall (Feb. 20) ... finished the game with three RBI and two runs scored ... was 4-for-5 with an RBI in 4-2 win over Baylor (Feb. 27) ... picked up three hits in the series-opening win over Winthrop (March 5) ... matched a season/career high with a 4-for-5 performance against No. 25 Washington State (March 13) ... drove in a crucial run on a suicide squeeze in the series-clinching win over the Cougars a day later (March 14) ... was 2-for-4 with a run scored in his first career Big 12 game, against Texas Tech (March 19) ... 2-for-4 with an RBI double in series opener at Kansas (April 1) ... made a tremendous over-the-shoulder catch in right at No. 3 Texas (April 16) ... 2-for-4 with a double and RBI in win over No. 17 Oklahoma (April 23) ... matched a career high with three RBI and a homer in 10-2 win over the Wildcats (May 22) ... found his power stroke in regular season finale vs No. 23 K-State (May 21-23), belting two home runs over the weekend series. 2008-09 (HOWARD COLLEGE)
Played two years for coach Britt Smith at Howard College in Big Spring ... led the Hawks to a stunning 63-1 record and the NJCAA World Series title as a sophomore (2009) ... was named Most Valuable Player of the world series and took home JUCO defensive player of the tournament honors. AT PATERSON CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL
Played for coach Luis Torres at Paterson Catholic High School in Paterson, New Jersey ... a first-team all-league, all-region and all area selection ... tabbed third-team all-state ... helped the Cougars to the state championship game ... tossed two one-hitters in his career, fanning 18 of the 21 batters to step to the plate in both ... also lettered one year in basketball as a guard and two in football as a defensive back ... was a member of the National Honor Society and a Spanish award winner. PERSONAL
Andrew Elias Collazo was born on Aug. 4, 1989, in Paterson, New Jersey ... majoring in communications.