The Gophers earned a split of a doubleheader with a 15-1 rout of Western Michigan.
2014 SOPHOMORE SEASON: The Gophers' Paul Molitor Batting Champion Award after hitting .287 in 195 at-bats led the team with 19 multi-hit games also led the team in runs (30), total bases (73), triples (3) and stolen bases (13) tied for second on the team with 11 doubles drove in 20 runs, including 12 in Big Ten games started all 48 games that he played in, 40 of those at second base had a .748 on base + plus slugging percentage started the season 9-for-9 on stolen bases, including two steals each in Minnesota's first two games at Louisiana Tech (3/1) hit two doubles against Creighton (2/23) and Purdue (5/11) had his first career three-hit game against Penn State (4/26), and another against Purdue (5/11) had five multi-hit games in a row (2/22-3/2) batted in three Gophers on two hits at Sacramento State (3/16) went 2-for-3 with a double and two walks in a win over Northwestern (3/22) scored a season high three runs at Michigan (4/4) reached base three times and scored a run against Nebraska (4/11) in the Iowa series, was a total of 5-for-12 (.417) with four runs and two RBIs had five RBIs on four hits in a double header against Penn State (4/26) hit two RBI doubles in the Gophers' 2-1 win at Indiana (5/15) had a game-tying infield hit against Purdue (5/11) Academic All-Big Ten.
2013 FRESHMAN SEASON: Named to All-Big Ten Third Team earned first letter played in 47 games with 136 at-bats with a .279 batting average, 18 RBIs and a .359 on-base percentage Started 37 games at second base had a .993 fielding percentage in 145 chances while fielding 18 double plays had 10 multi-hit games held the longest hitting streak (12 games) and reached base streaks (16 games) on the team batted from the lead-off spot 19 times 4-5 in stolen base attempts third on the team in walks (17) and on-base percentage (.359) fourth on team in batting average (.279) hit .313 in Big Ten play made first career start at second base against UCLA (2/16) pinch-hit in a 7-1 win over Western Michigan (2/22) and ended up 2-2 with a run scored repeated the 2-2 performance the next day against Western Michigan (2/23) while batting in two runs and hitting a double started against Western Illinois (3/10) and hit an RBI single and RBI double walked and hit an RBI single in a 6-3 loss to Texas (3/24) produced two hits and an RBI in four at-bats in a win over Ohio St. (4/5) went 5-13 (.385) with three RBI and two runs in a three-game sweep of Northwestern (4/12-14) batted in four runners, scored three times, and walked three times in the Iowa series (4/26-28) while going 4-13 (.308) reached base four times and scored twice in a 2-3 effort in a 11-2 victory over Penn St. (5/3) went 1-3 with a walk and run scored against Nebraska (5/11) started all four games of the Big Ten Tournament (5/22-24) picking up three hits.
HIGH SCHOOL/LEGION: Played With O'Gorman and Sioux Falls East Legion member of the 2011 state championship legion team and the 2012 and 2010 runner-up championship teams in 2011 with East Legion, hit .464 with 22 doubles, six triples, 30 stolen bases and a .522 on-base percentage with just eight strikeouts in 205 at-bats. In 2011, he and the Sioux Falls East team won the South Dakota State Championship in 2011 named the most valuable player after hitting .419 for the state runner-up team in 2010 with O'Gorman, three-time, first-team all-state selection as a junior, hit .471 batting average and 37 RBI standout basketball and football athlete led O'Gorman to a South Dakota Class 2A state championship in basketball and named to the all-tournament team 2012 all-state honoree and AA Basketball's Player of the year O'Gorman's starting quarterback his final two seasons National Honor Society member.
PERSONAL: A 2012 graduate of O'Gorman High School born August 9, 1993 son of Keith and Ann Schaefbauer.