|High School:||Rice Memorial|
Honors: Fall 2012 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... 2012 NE-10 All-Rookie Team ... Spring 2012 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... Fall 2011 NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
As a Freshman: Started 39 games ... led the team with a .422 slugging percentage, a .402 on-base percentage and 13 extra-base hits ... finished second among teammates with a .281 batting average and 38 hits ... went 1-for-1 and had an RBI in his collegiate debut, a 10-8 win over Concordia (N.Y.) on March 11 ... recorded nine multi-hit games ... notched a season-best four hits, going 4-for-5, including hitting a double and a triple, and picked up an RBI in a 15-4 win at Norwich on April 19 ... had a hit in six consecutive games from March 15 to March 28.
High School: Played four years of baseball, football and basketball at Rice Memorial High School ... awarded the Tom Dion MVP award as a junior and senior ... Rice Outstanding Player Award for baseball as a senior ... All-Metro first team infielder as a junior and senior ... Metro League home run leader as a senior ... served as baseball captain as a senior ... first team All-Metro pitcher as a junior ... second team All-Metro pitcher as a senior ... named defensive MVP and first team all-state defensive back as a senior ... won Coaches Award and was named Division II first team wide receiver as a junior … MVP and captain as a sophomore for baseball ... played on Division II state champion football and Division I state champion basketball teams as a senior ... played on the North/South All-Star football team.
Personal: James Nicholas Elderton ... son of Jim and Susan Elderton ... majoring in business administration and minoring in media studies, journalism & digital arts ... Dean's List qualifier ... a member of the Dream Program at SMC.