Position: P / 1B / LF
Weight: 190 lbs
Bats: L Throws: R
Doug Loden is a Lake Central High School graduate who played his freshman season at Joliet Junior College, and was a member of the Oakland University team in 2022.
Loden played three years at Lake Central, hitting a grand slam in regionals versus Crown Point, sending the Indians to the regional finals. He lost his senior season due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
In 2021, Loden showed off his power, blasting 16 home runs, which is a new record for Joliet.
After his historic season at Joliet Junior College, Loden played summer ball for the MCL Minutemen, hitting five home runs and being selected for Northern League all-star game.