Baseball - 2017-18 Roster

No.NamePos.Ht.Wt.Yr.Hometown (High School)
16bertrand eastonBertrand, EastonOF766-41951FRManteno, Ill. (Manteno)
2boxwell alexBoxwell, AlexOF756-31957SRCoon Rapids, Minn. (Coon Rapids)
29bridges samBridges, SamLHP776-52152RS FRSouth St. Paul, Minn. (South St. Paul)
27burchill nolanBurchill, NolanRHP736-11853SOSioux Falls, S.D. (Lincoln)
8coffey micahCoffey, MicahIF736-12007SRBatavia, Ill. (Batavia)
36culliver joshuaCulliver, JoshuaRHP746-21801FROmaha, Neb. (Creighton Preparatory)
43duffy ryanDuffy, RyanLHP756-31751FRSouth St. Paul, Minn. (South St. Paul)
9estrada, jr. eduardoEstrada, Jr., EduardoOF726-02155JRLitchfield, Minn. (Litchfield)
41fasching jeffFasching, JeffLHP736-11956RS JRSt. Cloud, Minn. (Cathedral)
22fredrickson patrickFredrickson, PatrickRHP786-62101FRGig Harbor, Wash. (Gig Harbor)
20hanson tobyHanson, Toby1B746-22207SRDelano, Minn. (Delano)
44herbers jacobHerbers, Jacob1B746-22154RS SOBattle Creek, Mich. (Lakeview)
15hitz jacobHitz, JacobIF726-01901FRPrior Lake, Minn. (Prior Lake)
21hmielewski drewHmielewski, DrewOF746-22002RS FRMarshall, Minn. (Marshall)
32horton bubbaHorton, BubbaLHP746-21861FRCorcoran, Minn. (Maple Grove)
39humbert benHumbert, BenRHP756-32204RS SOInternational Falls, Minn. (International Falls)
17kapala dannyKapala, DannyLHP756-32001FRApple Valley, Minn. (Eastview)
19knowles gabeKnowles, GabeOF746-21902RS FRNew Ulm, Minn. (Cathedral)
7kozicky jordanKozicky, JordanIF/C736-11804RS SOMinneapolis, Minn. (Minneapolis Southwest)
28lackney nickLackney, NickLHP766-42055JRWhitefish Bay, Wis. (Whitefish Bay)
40manke fredManke, FredRHP736-12107SRLodi, Wis. (Lodi)
10mcdevitt coleMcDevitt, ColeC726-02005JRApple Valley, Minn. (Eastview)
23meyer maxMeyer, MaxRHP/IF726-01651FRWoodbury, Minn. (Woodbury)
35meyer reggieMeyer, ReggieRHP766-42106RS JRNew Brighton, Minn. (Totino-Grace)
1mezzenga benMezzenga, BenOF726-01805JRShoreview, Minn. (Totino-Grace)
13pettersen lukePettersen, LukeIF726-01857SRMinnetonka, Minn. (Minnetonka)
37rose jacksonRose, JacksonRHP746-21857SROmaha, Neb. (Westside)
3schulze brettSchulze, BrettRHP746-21653SOMaple Grove, Minn. (Maple Grove)
18smith rileySmith, RileyIF/OF705-101755JRBroken Arrow, Okla. (Bishop Kelley)
38stevenson jakeStevenson, JakeRHP766-42255JRWaconia, Minn. (Waconia)
33thoresen samThoresen, SamRHP756-32051FRMinnetonka, Minn. (Minnetonka)
6vavra terrinVavra, TerrinIF726-01905JRMenomonie, Wis. (Menomonie)
30wassel jackWassel, JackIF746-21852RS FRGeneva, Ill. (Geneva)
4wilson eliWilson, EliC/IF746-21903SOSeattle, Wash. (Garfield)

John Anderson - Head Coach
Rob Fornasiere - Assistant Head Coach
Patrick Casey - Assistant Coach
Lee Swenson - Director of Baseball Operations
Ty McDevitt - Pitching Coach
Ryan Goll - Student Manager
Sam Niedorf - Student Manager
Cale McElroy - Student Manager
Nick Kropidlowski - Student Manager
CJ Kramer - Student Manager
Greg Whitaker - Student Manager
Joe Blanchard - Student Manager


Minor League Wrap-Up: Sept. 15


University of Minnesota alumni concluded their minor league seasons this week with several cracking postseason play.

Minor League Round-Up: Sept. 8


Alumni are wrapping up their minor league regular seasons this weekend. Stay up to date on how these former Gopher student athletes are performing this season.

Gophers to host open tryouts in September


Gopher Baseball announced Tuesday that the team will host open tryouts later this month for potential student athletes looking to join the program.

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