Taro Gold
#5 Taro Gold

Class Year: 2012

Position: 2B (R/R)

High School: Belmont

Hometown: Belmont, Mass.

2012 season highlights: Taro had his best season at the plate, batting .314 and leading the Mules in doubles with 10. He started at second base and also was second on the team in RBI (22), was fourth in total bases (43) and scored 11 runs. Gold finished his Colby career with 79 hits, 44 runs, and 44 RBI. 2011 season highlights: Gold hit .255, scored 17 runs, had six doubles, and drove in 13 runs. He started at second base for the Mules. 2010 season highlights: Taro batted .257 in 35 at-bats and also made three relief pitching appearances. He scored seven runs and was perfect in the field in 29 chances. 2009 season highlights: Gold batted .267 with nine runs scored in his first year. He made six pitching appearances. At Colby: Taro majored in International Studies, with a minor in Administrative Science and also on the golf team...member of the Colby Student Investment Association...Phonathon Manager...worked for Dynasty Marketing during the summer of 2009. Before Colby: Played golf and baseball at Belmont High School... captain of the baseball team... 2008 Middlesex League batting champion... graduated with honors.