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Max Meyer
Max  Meyer

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Woodbury, Minn.

High School:
Woodbury

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 165

Position:
RHP/IF

Birthdate:
03/12/1999

Bats/Throws:
L/R


PRONUNCIATION:



HIGH SCHOOL A 2017 graduate of Woodbury High School • played four years and started three as a pitcher and infielder for coach Kevin McDermott at Woodbury • ranked No. 2 prospect in Minnesota and No. 114 nationally by Prep Baseball Report • ranked No. 8 prospect in Minnesota and no. 128 nationally by Perfect Game • named a 2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game All-American Honorable Mention and Second Team All-Central Region • earned All-Suburban East Conference selections during each of his final three years with the Royals program • a two-time All-State selection and three-time All-Section honoree • named a finalist for the Pioneer Press Player of the Year in both 2016 and 2017 • named to the Star Tribune's All-Metro First Team in 2017 • landed on the All-State Tournament team for the Minnesota State High School League • earned Academic All-State selection during his senior campaign • played two seasons of club ball for East Metro, coached by former Gopher Brian Raabe • also played hockey, lettering three years as a forward • selected by the Minnesota Twins in the 34th round of the 2017 MLB Draft.

PERSONAL Born March 12, 1999 to parents Kathy and Kent Meyer • has one older brother, Ben • earned Woodbury High School's Academic Award annually from freshman to senior years • father played football and mother played soccer each while attending St. Olaf College • outside interests include fishing, tennis, and other sports • plans to major in sport management at Minnesota.

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