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Joshua Culliver
Joshua  Culliver

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Omaha, Neb.

High School:
Creighton Preparatory

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 180

Position:
RHP

Birthdate:
06/07/1999

Bats/Throws:
R/R


12/22/2017

Circling the Bases... with Joshua Culliver

Continuing our look at the 2017-18 Gophers freshman class with pitcher Joshua Culliver

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HIGH SCHOOL A 2017 graduate of Creighton Preparatory School • played four seasons and started three as a pitcher for coach Pat Mooney and Creighton Prep • ranked No. 3 overall prospect and the top-ranked right-handed pitcher in Nebraska by Prep Baseball Report • ranked No. 2 right-handed pitching prospect in Nebraska and top-400 nationally by Perfect Game • named a 2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game All-American Honorable Mention and All-Central Region Honorable Mention • named a 2016 Perfect Game Underclass High Honorable Mention • earned All-State First Team honors during his senior season and Second Team honors during his junior campaign • earned All-Metro First Team honors during 2016 and 2017 • won two-straight Nebraska state high school championships, three-straight American Legion State Championships,  and two-straight American Legion Regional Championships, including a National runner-up finish in 2017 • named Central Plains Regional All-Tournament Pitcher in 2016 • named to the American Legion World Series All-Tournament Team • earned the Jayson Jewelle Award during his senior season.

PERSONAL Born Joshua Anias Culliver on June 7, 1999 to Tracey Culliver • has one older brother, Jabaree Culliver • member of operations club and letterman's club while at Creighton Prep • outside interests including playing video games and playing fungo golf • plans to major in kinesiology at Minnesota.

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