33 Drew Ghelfi  
Drew Ghelfi

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
LaCrosse, Wis.

High School:
Central

Last College:
Iowa Central CC

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 210

Position:
RHP

Bats/Throws:
R/R


06/10/2013

Ghelfi Rounds Out Gopher Draft Selections in 25th Round

Graduating senior Drew Ghelfi was drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers

05/29/2013

Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals

05/18/2013

Minnesota Shuts Out Illinois to Solidify Tournament Berth

The Gophers used two pitchers to complete the 2-0 shutout

04/16/2013

Gophers Use a Four-Run Seventh to Get Past Augsburg

Trailing 1-0, Minnesota plated four runs in the bottom of the fourth for a 4-1 win

04/14/2013

Anderson Collects 500th Career Conference Win With Northwestern Sweep

Minnesota sweeps the Wildcats with a 7-1 win to improve to 7-2 in league action

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2012 • JUNIOR SEASON:
Appeared in 13 games in his first year with the Gophers • went 3-1 on the season and held a 3.86 ERA • pitched 16.1 innings and allowed seven runs and struck out nine• letterwinner• made his Gopher debut in the second game of the season against St. John's (2/18)• played in both the Milwaukee series (2/26) and in the Dairy Queen Classic (3/4) • pitched 1.2 innings against Stony Brook (3/11) and held the Seawolves hitless • earned his first Gopher win against Cal Poly (3/19) when he went two innings, allowed two hits and one run• went out and picked up second win in as many games against The Citadel (3/23) • picked up the third win in third-straight appearance (4/1) as the Gophers walked off with a win against Michigan• pitched an inning against South Dakota State (4/11), Northwestern (4/15) and Nebraska Omaha (4/18)• tied a career high two innings pitched against North Dakota State (4/25) • made his final junior appearance against Iowa (4/29) in the extra inning game.

PRIOR TO MINNESOTA: Competed at Iowa Central Community College for two years • as a sophomore, appeared in nine games and went 5-3 with an ERA of 4.25 in 42.1 innings pitched and had 29 strikeouts •appeared in seven games and went 3-1 in 21.2 innings pitched his freshman year • also played in the Arizona Collegiate Wood Bat League in the summer of 2010• in the summer of 2011, played for the Alexandra Beetles in the Northwoods League that made the championship game of the divisional finals .

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Central High School in 2009 and played under coaches Nick Kalina and father, Andy Ghelfi • named the Mississippi Valley Conference Pitcher of the Year • named third-team all-state, all-conference and all-city honoree as a senior • in his last high school season, went 10-1 with an ERA of 2.24 • also had 33 RBI, averaging .485 with five home runs in 68 at bats • member of the Central High School team that were the conference champions in 2009, while holding a 16-12 record and a state semifinal appearance in 2008 • two-year lettewinner in baseball, two in hockey and a letterwinner in soccer.

PERSONAL: Majoring in American studies • son of Andy and Tina Ghelfi • lists going to the Junior College World Series his freshman year with Iowa Central as his most memorable sports thrill • has two younger brothers, Zachary and Mitchell • born Sept. 10, 1990.