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Cole McDevitt
Cole  McDevitt

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Apple Valley, Minn.

High School:
Eastview

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 200

Position:
C

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
R/R


10/11/2017

Gophers Adapt and Grow in Fresh Fall Format

Forced to change up their format, Gopher Baseball got creative and saw significant growth during their fall season

06/01/2017

Gophers Head Out to Summer Teams

The University of Minnesota will be placing 18 stuedent-athletes in summer leagues this year, setting an NCAA and Northwoods League record for most student-athletes placed in one program in back-to-back years.

08/17/2016

Summer League Wrap Up

See how the Gophers ended up doing on their summer teams.

08/10/2016

Summer Roundup: August 10

The latest info and stats of Gophers in the majors, minors and summer leagues.

07/27/2016

Summer Roundup: July 27

The latest info and stats of Gophers in the majors, minors and summer leagues.

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2017 SUMMER BASEBALL Played for the Waterloo Bucks of the Northwoods League • appeared in six games, collecting two hits and driving in two runs.

2017 | SOPHOMORE
Had a .296 batting average in 115 at-bats • recorded one home run, 22 RBIs and five doubles • drew 16 walks for a .373 on-base percentage • had a .314 batting average in Big Ten Play along with one home run and 11 RBIs • First Team All-Big Ten • Academic All-Big Ten. Game Highlights: Picked up two hits and two RBIs vs Oral Roberts (3/3) in the Dairy Queen Classic • was 3-4 with a home run, three RBIs and two runs scored in the first game of a doubleheader at Ohio State (3/25) • smacked two hits including a double for one RBI in the second game of a doubleheader at Ohio State (3/25) • drew two walks and a hit at Michigan State (4/1) • was 2-3 with a walk and three RBIs at Michigan State (4/2) • went 3-4 with one walk and two RBIs at North Dakota State (4/11) • recorded two hits and two RBIs at Indiana (4/15) • went 2-4 with a double, one run scored and one RBI vs Illinois (4/29) • recorded two hits for two RBIs (5/3) • had three RBIs on one hit vs No. 10 Long Beach State (5/13) • was 1-2 with one run scored vs Iowa (5/27) in the semifinals of the Big Ten Tournament.

2016 SUMMER LEAGUE
Was on the opening day roster for the Rochester Honkers • played 18 games for the Lakeshore Chinooks of the Northwoods League • had a .205 batting average, one RBI and scored eight runs.

2016 | FRESHMAN
Appeared in 12 games and started four behind the plate • hit .409 and blasted two home runs • slugged at a .727 clip and held an on-base percentage of .409 • scored five runs and had one stolen base. Game Highlights: Made career debut as a defensive replacement at catcher versus Utah (2/21) • made apperances behind the plate in two games at Seattle U (3/11-3/16) • picked up first career hit at Utah Valley (3/18) • went 2-for-4 in first career start with a double and two runs versus Augsburg (3/22) • caught the final inning of the opening game of the doubleheader at No. 23 Missouri State (3/26) • started and notched an RBI single versus Saint Mary's (3/30) • launched first career homer - a solo shot - against Northern Illinois (4/6) • blasted a home run to highlight a 3-for-4 showing at the dish that included two RBI and two runs against North Dakota State (4/19) • drilled an RBI single and got the start behind the plate at North Dakota State (4/26) • earned a pinch-hitting opportunity versus Iowa in the Big Ten Tournament opener (5/25).

HIGH SCHOOL
Graduated from Eastview High School in 2015 • All-South Suburban Conference and All-Section 3AAA player for the Lightning • during his junior season, he batted .415 with five doubles, two home runs and 15 RBIs • played for the Eastview Legion Team in the summer • quarterbacked Eastview’s football team as a senior and played hockey as well.

PERSONAL Undecided major • son of Mike and Lori McDevitt • has three brothers, Dane, Jack and Ty • brother, Ty, is a senior pitcher for the Gophers baseball team • father, Mike, was a quarterback at Mankato State • uncle, Colby Vogt, was an NFL Europe and Arena football quarterback • born Oct. 10, 1996.


CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP GS Avg AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SLG BB SO SB SBA
2016 12 4 .409 22 5 9 5 1 0 2 .727 0 3 1 1
2017 43 32 .296 115 18 34 22 5 0 1 .365 16 22 0 0
Total 55 36 .314 137 23 43 27 6 0 3 .423 16 25 1 1

BIG TEN STATISTICS

Year GP GS Avg AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SLG BB SO SB SBA
2016 0 0 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
2017 22 18 .314 70 14 22 11 4 0 1 .414 10 13 0 0
Total 22 18 .314 70 14 22 11 4 0 1 .414 10 13 0 0

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