Patrick Fredrickson earned the Big Ten Pitcher and Freshman of the Year honors, while seven Gophers were named All-Big Ten.
Reggie Meyer received the Big Ten Pitcher of the Week honor while Max Meyer was named the Freshman of the Week.
Gophers rookie relief pitcher Max Meyer was named to the NCBWA's National Reliever of the Year Midseason watch list.
Minnesota followed up a 9-run effort with an 11-spot in a comeback victory for a sweep of Kennesaw State
Continuing our look at the 2017-18 Gophers freshman class with pitcher/infielder Max Meyer
Men's Baseball vs. Arizona
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.
Gophers Pull Away Against Buckeye Bullpen
5/26/2018 - Baseball
Minnesota advanced to the Big Ten Tournament Championship by defeating Ohio State 8-1.
Meyer's Shutout Sends Gophers to Semifinals
5/25/2018 - Baseball
The No. 11-ranked Gopher Baseball team scraped across three early runs against Illinois, and Reggie Meyer made sure that was all they needed as he tossed a complete game shutout for the 3...
Defense Shines as Gophers Take Tournament Opener
5/23/2018 - Baseball
The No. 11-ranked Gopher Baseball team edged out Michigan State in the team’s Big Ten Tournament opener, 3-2, at T.D. Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska.