19 Austin Athmann  
Austin Athmann

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Cold Spring

High School:
Rocori

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 210

Position:
C

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
R/R


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2014 • FRESHMAN SEASON:

Named to the All-Big Ten Freshman Team • hit .277 with a .337 slugging percentage and .344 on base percentage • played in 27 games, including 24 starts • was limited by injury after making eight starts at catcher, but returned behind the plate for seven more games later in the season • also served as designated hitter in several games • after his catching debut against Northern Illinois (2/15), tallied two hits each in his next three games • hit 2-for-4 with a double, two runs and an RBI against Creighton (2/21) • hit 2-for-5 at Iowa (4/25) • in his first start at catcher since returning from an injury, hit 3-for-3 with a run and an RBI against NDSU (4/15) • hit his first collegiate home run against Penn State (4/25) • batted 2-for-4 at No. 5 Florida State (5/3).

HIGH SCHOOL:
Graduated from Rocori High School in 2013 • played for coach Jeff Illies • part of Rocori's state championship team in 2010 • a three-time All-Central Lakes selection • entered the 2013 state tournament with a .305 batting average and 15 RBI • batted .489 with three home runs in American Legion ball in 2012 • played for the North in the 2013 Play Ball! Minnesota High School All-Star Series • also played football and hockey.

PERSONAL:
Undecided on a major • son of Brian and Sheila Athmann • has an older sister, Paige • lists winning the state tournament as a freshman as his most memorable sports thrill • enjoys snowmobiling and wakeboarding • born April 27, 1995.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP GS Avg AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SLG BB SO SB SBA
2014 27 24 .277 83 7 23 7 2 0 1 .337 6 10 1 1
Total 27 24 .277 83 7 23 7 2 0 1 .337 6 10 1 1

BIG TEN STATISTICS

Year GP GS Avg AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SLG BB SO SB SBA
2014 10 10 .167 36 2 6 2 0 0 1 .250 2 3 0 0
Total 10 10 .167 36 2 6 2 0 0 1 .250 2 3 0 0