Los Alamos Hilltopper Standouts Jared And Conner Mang Are Now Standouts For UNM Lobos

Jared Mang, a former Topper baseball star, has been playing for the University of New Mexico Lobos baseball team for the past four years as starter in the outfield. For the 2019 season, Jared has been named captain of the team. His goal is to lead the team to a Mountain West Title by demonstrating through example. He has great expectations for the team and said he believes the team has the potential to succeed. In the 2018 season, cut short by an injury, Mang was selected to the All Conference First Team for the MW. He also was named to the pre-season All-Mountain West Team. Mang led his team with eight home runs and batted .284. He also scored 27 runs and had 29 RBI’s. Last year before his injury, Mang was a potential Major League Baseball draft prospect and said he hopes to reestablish himself. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Conner Mang is playing in his second season with the Lobos. In his first season as a freshman, he started at first base. He batted .326, had two homeruns and three triples. While playing first base, he occurred only one error. As a freshman, Mang was named to the Freshman All-American Team as the starter at first base. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Jared Mang plays outfield for the Lobos and is seen here during practice. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Conner Mang is waiting for his turn in the batting cage. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Conner Mang hit an over the fence homerun with this practice swing. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com 

Conner Mang heads out of the dugout to the practice field. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com