Started the final 15 games of the year after having to sit out during the academic year...Took over the starting job at shortstop following the end of the academic calendar...Made first start at Tulane (May 12)...Went 2-for-5 with two runs and an RBI in that win...Played an integral late-season role up the middle, helping Houston to two conference championship and an NCAA Regional host bid...Hit .245 in limited action...Scored six runs and drove in six on two double...Had a two-hit game in a win over Memphis in the American Championship (May 23)...Walked eight times and had six sacrifice bunts on the year...Finished the 15 games with a 4-for-4 effort on the base paths...Helped Houston to a regular-season and conference tournament championship title as well as the No. 1 seed in the NCAA Houston Regional...Drafted in 39th Round of MLB Draft at No. 1,185 by the Chicago Cubs.
Played the 2016 season under head coach Dusty Hart at Grayson College…Earned a spot on the Texas-New Mexico All-Star Team as an infielder…Hit .348 with 11 home runs, four triples, and 24 doubles.
Earned letters at Kilgore High School.
Full name is Cooper Lynn Coldiron…Born September 9, 1994…Son of Laurie and James Coldiron…Has one brother, Cody…Pursuing a degree in Psychology.