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LaShomb led NJCAA last year in home runs and fourth in RBI
Played against Creighton (2/22) and started at Louisiana Tech (3/1) before an injury ended his season.
Played in two games before missing the rest of the season due to injury pinch-hit against Texas (3/22) started at third base against South Dakota St. (3/27).
A multi-sport athlete in baseball and hockey captain of the Royals baseball team his senior year and a three-time letterwinner in the sport also a letterwinner in hockey where he was also a two-year team captain in 2011-12 named baseball all-conference as a senior and 2012 Pioneer Press all-metro had 81 at bats as a junior, tied a team-high 22 runs batted in and held a fielding percentage of .972 member of the Royals that finished 2011 season as the Section 6AAA runner-up played for the Hopkins Flyers Legion Post #320 team and was the 2012 South Hennepin MVP batted .398 with 28 runs batted in, 39 hits, and two home runs in 98 at bats in 2012 had four home runs and a batting average of .385.
A 2012 graduate of Hopkins High School and a member of the National Honor Society born Oct. 27, 1993 son of Kip and Pamela Brettingen interested in becoming a horticulture major has an older sister Holly and a younger sister Hope lists scoring a goal on Hockey Day in Minnesota his most memorable sports thrill.
Gophers to Begin Big Ten Play
The University of Minnesota heads to Columbus, Ohio for their first conference games as they take on Ohio State for a three-game series that begins Friday at 4:05 p.m. central time.
Gophers Take Series vs Sacramento State
The University of Minnesota won the rubber game of the three-game series versus Sacramento State by a score of 5-2 Saturday.
Gophers Win Tenth Game of the Season
The University of Minnesota evened the series versus Sacramento State at 1-1 Friday night as they defeated the Hornets 9-2.