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Alex LaShomb
Alex  LaShomb

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Inver Grove Heights, Minn.

High School:
Simley

Last College:
DMACC

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 260

Position:
1B

Experience:
1L

B/T:
R/R


03/30/2013

Gophers Win Series With a Doubleheader Split and Win Friday

Minnesota fell in the first game, but bounced back in the second to take the series

03/29/2013

Windle Earns 13 Strikeouts and Fourth-Straight Complete Game Win

Minnesota won its Big Ten opener over Michigan

03/27/2013

Gophers Win Last Game at the Metrodome

Minnesota defeated South Dakota State 5-1 in the midweek match

03/15/2013

Minnesota Falls to Indiana State 2-1

A play at the plate ends the Gophers' bottom of the ninth rally attempt

03/12/2013

Gophers Score Early En Route to 6-1 Win

Ty McDevitt uses four scoreless innings for his first win of the season

05/23/2013

Gophers Rally Past Illini

Minnesota rallied for a 3-2 win over Illinois in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament.

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2014:
Redshirted the season.

2013 • JUNIOR SEASON:
Received first Gopher letter • led team in on-base percentage with a .379 mark • had a five game hitting streak (3/27-4/6) • was fourth on the team with 15 walks • had two multi-hit games • started at designated hitter a team-high 19 times • led the team with a .913 OPS in Big Ten Conference play • batted .294 in conference play, good for fourth on the team • hit a pinch-hit double in his first at-bat as a Gopher • hit a double, walked, and scored a run in 5-1 win over South Dakota St. • went 3-5 in the Michigan series with four walks and a double • had a career high three RBIs including a home run, double, and a run scored against Iowa (4/26) • reached base a career high four times (two hits, two HBP) in a 9-5 win over Iowa (4/28) • went 1-2 with a double and two walks in Big Ten Tournament win over Illinois

PRIOR TO MINNESOTA:
Named a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Third Team All-American as a sophomore • led the NJCAA with 19 home runs • placed fourth nationally with 72 runs batted in, also a team high • his 19 home runs in 2012 placed him second on DMACC's single-season home run record list • held a .360 batting average and hammered out a .711 slugging percentage and a .457 on-base percentage • teammate of incoming Gopher pitcher Alec Crawford as the duo helped DMACC to a 55-15 overall record • member of the Bears team that won their fifth ICCAC (Iowa Community College Athletic Conference) championship, regional and district champions and qualified for the NJCAA Division II Baseball National Championship • as a first baseman, he posted a .990 fielding percentage.

PERSONAL:
Born May 10, 1992 • son of Steve and Patty LaShomb.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year GP GS Avg AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SLG BB SO SB SBA
2013 36 19 .221 68 5 15 5 6 0 1 .353 15 18 0 0
Total 36 19 .221 68 5 15 5 6 0 1 .353 15 18 0 0

BIG TEN STATISTICS

Year GP GS Avg AB R H RBI 2B 3B HR SLG BB SO SB SBA
2013 16 9 .294 34 3 10 4 3 0 1 .471 7 5 0 0
Total 16 9 .294 34 3 10 4 3 0 1 .471 7 5 0 0

MORE HEADLINES

Anderson Unveils 2018 Spring Schedule

Anderson Unveils 2018 Spring Schedule

11/21/2017 - Baseball

Minnesota will play half of its 56-game schedule at home and play 18 games against NCAA Tournament teams from a season ago.

Eight to Join Gophers in Spring 2019

Eight to Join Gophers in Spring 2019

11/17/2017 - Baseball

John Anderson has announced the signing of eight athletes to its incoming class, each signing National Letters of Intent during the fall signing period.

Former Gopher McIntosh Joins Cape Cod Hall of Fame

Former Gopher McIntosh Joins Cape Cod Hall of Fame

11/16/2017 - Baseball

This Saturday, former Major Leaguer and Gopher Baseball alumnus Tim McIntosh will be enshrined in the Cape Cod Baseball League Hall of Fame along with seven others at the Chatham Bars Inn.

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