32
Bubba Horton
Bubba  Horton

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Corcoran, Minn.

High School:
Maple Grove

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 186

Position:
LHP

Birthdate:
02/19/1999

Bats/Throws:
L/L


PRONUNCIATION:



HIGH SCHOOL A 2017 graduate of Maple Grove Senior High School • played five seasons and started four as a pitcher and first baseman for coach Darby Carlson at Maple Grove • ranked No. 4 prospect in Minnesota and No. 45 nationally by Prep Baseball Report • ranked No. 1 left-handed pitching prospect in Minnesota and no. 82 nationally by Perfect Game • named a 2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game All-American Honorable Mention and Second Team All-Central Region • named a 2016 Perfect Game Underclass High Honorable Mention • earned All-Northwest Suburban Conference honors in 2015, 2016, and 2017 with the Crimson • earned All-Section honors as a sophomore, junior and senior and All-State honors during his final campaign • a 2017 finalist for the Minnesota Mr. Baseball award • earned All-State Tournament Team selection in the Minnesota State High School League as a senior • named a 2017 Metro North All-Star • played club baseball for the Minnesota Blizzard and coach Adam Barta from 2012-16 • honored with a spot on the 2017 Minnesota State All-Academic Team • played three seasons of varsity basketball, earning an All-Conference Honorable Mention as a senior shooting guard.

PERSONAL Born Charles James Horton on February 19, 1999 to parents Kimberly and Charlie Horton • father, Charlie, was a kicker for the Gopher Football team in 1984 • participated in Link Crew while at Maple Grove • outside interests include ping pong, disc golf, basketball, golf, and serving the community • plans to major in mechanical engineering at Minnesota.

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Announce Future Schedule Changes

Gophers Announce Future Schedule Changes

4/19/2018 - Baseball

The Gopher Baseball team can announce future changes to its schedule for later this spring.

No. 25 Gophers Return Home to Host Iowa

No. 25 Gophers Return Home to Host Iowa

4/19/2018 - Baseball

No. 25 Minnesota will host Iowa in the team's return to outdoor baseball on Friday and Saturday at Target Field and Sunday at Siebert Field.

Ski-U-Mah Life: Baseball and Fishing

Ski-U-Mah Life: Baseball and Fishing

4/19/2018 - Baseball

Three Gopher freshmen decided to cast their line during their off time on recent road trips.

Get daily updates delivered to your inbox!

Proud Sponsors Of Gopher Athletics