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Lucas Gilbreath
Lucas  Gilbreath

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Westminster, Colo.

High School:
Legacy

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 208

Position:
LHP

Experience:
1L

Bats/Throws:
L/L


08/18/2015

Summer Roundup: Aug. 18

Northwoods League ends with one Gopher claiming top prize.

08/10/2015

Summer Roundup: Aug. 10

Northwoods League regular season comes to a close for Gophers

08/03/2015

Summer Roundup: Aug. 3

A look at how current, former and future Gophers are performing during the summer.

07/28/2015

Seven Named to Major League Showcase

Gophers well represented at Northwoods League annual showcase

07/27/2015

Summer Roundup: July 27

Check in with the current, future and past Gophers on the diamond this summer.

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SUMMER BASEBALL:
Played for the St. Cloud Rox in the Northwoods League • appeared in 15 games and made eight starts • went 5-1 and held the second-lowest ERA among starters on the team with a 2.45 ERA • struck out 53 in 44 innings of work on the mound • named NWL Pitcher of the Week after slinging a one-hitter through seven innings • participated in the NWL Major League Showcase. 

2015 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Pitched 18 times in relief • held a 1-3 record and 5.46 ERA in 28.0 innings • struck out 30 batters and walked 18. Game Highlights: Notched three strikeouts and allowed two runs in 2.0 innings in his collegiate debut at Texas (2/21) • pitched three consecutive scoreless outings at Florida Gulf Coast (3/1), at Creighton (3/7) and against James Madison (3/13) • threw 2.0 innings with three strikeouts against Michigan (4/25) • helped the Gophers toss a one-hitter with 1.0 inning against Kansas State (4/28) • fanned four in 2.1 shutout innings at North Daota State (5/5) • pitched a season-high 3.2 innings at Iowa and allowed one run on two hits (5/10) • tied a season high with four strikeouts against Michigan State (5/15).

HIGH SCHOOL:

Graduated from Legacy High School in 2014 • drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the 36th round (1,073rd overall) of the 2014 MLB Draft • led Colorado Class 5A in strikeouts both as a senior (114) and as a junior (93) • held a 6-2 record and 1.45 ERA in 68 innings his senior year and pitched four complete games, include a 12-strikeout shutout • received second-team All-Colorado honors from the Denver Post in 2014 • twice named first-team Front Range League All-Conference • 2014 Legacy High School Male Athlete of the Year • posted a 4-2 record, 2.19 ERA and three complete games as a junior • coached by Ty Giordano • academic all-state first team 2011-14 • played fall and summer baseball with the Diamond Club and the Rockies Scout Team program.

PERSONAL:
Mechanical Engineering major • son of Chris and Theresa Gilbreath • has two sisters, Ellie and Lauren • born March 5, 1996.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year W-L ERA App GS CG SV IP H R ER HR BB SO
2015 1-3 5.46 18 0 0 0 28.0 25 19 17 2 18 30

BIG TEN STATISTICS

Year W-L ERA App GS CG SV IP H R ER HR BB SO
2015 0-2 10.50 7 0 0 0 12.0 15 14 14 1 8 9

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