Northwoods League ends with one Gopher claiming top prize.
A look at how current, former and future Gophers are performing during the summer.
A look at how the Gophers have fared on the diamond this summer
Check-in on current, former and future Gophers
2015 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Made seven appearances, including four starts • had a 9.00 ERA and 1-2 record in 13.0 innings pitched • struck out six and walked seven. Game Highlights: In his collegiate debut at Florida Gulf Coast, struck out two in a shutout inning of relief (3.1) • made his first start at Richmond, going 3.2 innings (3/18) • pitched a season-high 4.0 innings in a start vs. North Dakota State, striking out one and allowing one run (4/14) • allowed one hit and struck out one in 1.2 innings against South Dakota State (4/22).
Graduated from Totino-Grace High School in 2014 • All-Northwest Suburban Conference in 2013 and 2014 • went 5-2 with a 1.10 ERA as a senior • played for the Metro West in the 2014 Play Ball! Minnesota High School Baseball All-Star Series • 5-2 with a 1.11 ERA as a junior, helping the Eagles share the conference title • coached by Mike Smith • for the Totino-Grace Legion team in 2014, had a 1.40 ERA, 6-3 record • also an all-conference basketball player.
Son of Bob and Phoebe Meyer • Bob played baseball for Minnesota (1980-83) and Phoebe played tennis at St. Thomas • older brother Ben is a senior pitcher for the Gophers • has three sisters: Jamie, Jody and Carla • born July 27, 1995.
BIG TEN STATISTICS
Around the Bases with Matt Fiedler
Junior Matt Fiedler has been all over the diamond early in his Gophers career.
Around the Bases with Jeff Fasching
Jeff Fasching, a sophomore pitcher, tossed eight innings of relief for the Gophers last season.
Around the Bases with Luke Pettersen
After a successful first season with the Gophers, Luke Pettersen enters his sophomore season on campus.