Joey Brettingen
Joey  Brettingen

RS Sophomore

Golden Valley, Minn.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 195





Gopher Baseball Holds Successful Team Banquet

Team awards were handed out in annual gathering of team and family on Tuesday night


Get to Know your New Gophers: Freshman Joey Brettingen

What's Joey's craziest baseball play? Find out in this new addition as we get to know the newcomers.


Alex LaShomb Added to Gophers 2013 Roster

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 Go Cold as Nebraska Evens Series

Gophers Go Cold as Nebraska Evens Series

3/24/2018 - Baseball

Nebraska paid back the Gopher Baseball team for Friday’s series opener thanks to a solid pitching performance and a slugging first baseman for an 8-2 victory to even the series at...

Boxwell and Meyer Lead Gophers Past Nebraska, 5-1

Boxwell and Meyer Lead Gophers Past Nebraska, 5-1

3/23/2018 - Baseball

Alex Boxwell drove in four runs and Reggie Meyer tossed 8.0 innings as the Gophers earned a 5-1 victory over Nebraska.

Coffey a Candidate for Senior CLASS Award

Coffey a Candidate for Senior CLASS Award

3/22/2018 - Baseball

Gopher Baseball senior infielder Micah Coffey has been named among the thirty NCAA baseball student athlete candidates for the 2018 Senior CLASS Award for collegiate baseball.

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