USC Baseball vs. Nebraska
Feb. 17, 2013
Photos by Pierson Clair
2012 Landecker started in 39 of 55 games for the Trojans as a junior, batting a team-best .329 (for players with more than three appearances) ... Primarily appeared at second base, third base or shortstop ... He drove in 12 runs and scored 31 ... Tallied 50 hits, four of those being doubles ... Stole 4-out-of-6 bases attempted ... Had 17 multi-hit games, including five three-hit contests ... Drove in two RBIs vs. Cal State Bakersfield (3/10), vs. Washington State (3/30) and vs. Oregon State (4/29) ... Finished the season with a .418 on-base percentage ... Made his season debut on Feb. 17 vs. Jacksonville, going 3-for-3 and scoring two runs as the Trojans defeated Jacksonville 8-2.
2011 He had 45 starts in 51 games, batting .280 (42-for-150) with three triples and 16 RBI...had a triple and a walk in a 3-for-4 day with one RBI on May 24 against Pepperdine...collected eight hits during the series against No. 6 Arizona State (May 13-15) and became the first Trojan to have a four-hit game this season with four singles on May 14...went 3-for-5 with an RBI on April 19 at Loyola Marymount...had a season-high three RBI on April 1 at No. 13 California...hit a triple in a 1-for-2 day with two RBI on March 18 against Pacific...made his season debut on Feb. 19 as a pinch hitter against Missouri.
2010 He made 43 starts in 50 games, batting .265 (35-for-132) with eight doubles, one triple, one home run and 15 RBI...earned Pac-10 Conference honorable mention recognition...went 2-for-2 with a season-high three RBI on May 29 against Washington...hit a triple in a 2-for-3 day with two RBI on May 1 against Arizona...hit his first collegiate homer with a two-run shot to left over the "Blue Monster" on March 30 at Loyola Marymount...went 0-for-1 in his collegiate debut on Feb. 21 at Cal Poly...in the summer, he played for the Anchorage Glacier Pilots of the Alaska Baseball League...batted .194 (30-for-155) with six doubles and eight RBI.
High School He was a four-year varsity letterwinner at Calabasas (Calif.) High for coach Ed Edsall...team captain for the United States team that won the gold medal at the 2009 Maccabiah Games...earned all-state second team honors as a senior...played in the 2009 Southern Section vs. City All-Star Game and the 2009 Ventura County All-Star Game...earned All-Marmonte League honors in his sophomore, junior and senior seasons...earned all-county honors as a sophomore and senior...he was the team captain as a junior and senior...member of the academic honor roll.
Personal He has not declared a major...parents are Ron and Marty...has two brothers, Aaron and Andrew...favorite movie is Bull Durham...favorite movie is Entourage...listens to Chicago...birthdate is Feb. 1, 1991.