- Two-time OSU Scholar-Athlete (2017-18)
2018 (Senior Season)
Batting .254 (15-for-59) with nine runs scored, four doubles, eight RBI and nine walks in 33 games with 13 starts … went 2-for-5 with two RBI and run scored in first start of year vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee (2/18) … hit .400 (4-for-10) with one RBI and one run scored at Big Ten/Pac-12 Challenge (2/22-25) … had a career-high three hits against Utah (2/24) … drove in one run with a sac fly vs. Campbell (5/9) … started in all three games at first base in series vs. Purdue with two hits, two walks and one RBI (5/11-13) … went 1-for-3 with a run scored and double at Cincinnati (5/15) ... led the Buckeyes at the plate with a .385 average (5-for-13) with three doubles, one run scored and three RBI (5/17-19).
2017 (Junior Season)
Hit .230 (34-for-148) with 24 runs scored, three doubles, one triple, two home runs, 18 RBI and 24 walks in first year in the Scarlet and Gray … made Buckeye debut vs. Kansas State, driving in two runs with a double (2/17) … scored a team-high three runs with one walk vs. Delaware (2/18) … batted .364 with one run scored, one RBI and three walks in series at Campbell (3/3-5) … went 1-for-4, drilling a three-run home run to help the Buckeyes to a road win at No. 24 FGCU (3/12) … scored a season-high three runs scored in win over Youngstown State (3/21)… recorded two RBI and one run in a 1-for-1 performance vs. Purdue (3/31) … scored two runs, including the eventual game-winning run on a stolen base, with two walks in a 1-for-1 day vs. Kent State (4/6) … belted the game-tying home run in the top of the ninth at Penn State in game one in a 2-for-3 game (4/9) … batted .333 (3-for-9) with three runs scored, home run, RBI and three walks at PSU series (4/8-9) … hit .333 (3-for-9) with two runs scored, double, three RBI and three walks at MSU series (4/14-16) … batted .333 (4-for-12) with a RBI in series vs. UNCG (4/21-23) … hit .273 (3-for-11) with a run scored and walk in series at No. 17 Michigan (5/5-7) … walked three times vs. Bowling Green (5/9) … batted .286 (2-for-7) with a run scored and walk in series at Iowa (5/12-14) … scored the eventual game-winning run with first career triple in pinch-hit situation vs. Toledo (5/16) … six multi-hit games and five multi-RBI contests.
2016 (Cypress College)
Appeared in 44 games for the Charges, batting .343 with eight doubles, one triple and 13 RBI to go along with a .984 fielding percentage at first base.
Claimed a West Coast Conference championship his freshman season with the Waves in 2015.
Played four years of varsity baseball, earning all-league honors and was a second team All-State selection … also played two years of basketball.
Bo is the son of Bob and Nanci Coolen … has one sibling, Demi … enjoys surfing, body boarding, going to the beach, basketball, football and spear fishing … lists greatest sports thrill as driving in four runs during junior Olympic gold medal game.
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