22 Trip Schultz  
Trip Schultz

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Forest Lake, Minn.

High School:
Forest Lake

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 200

Position:
OF

Experience:
3L

Bats/Throws:
L/L


07/11/2012

Gophers Place 86 on Big Ten Distinguished Scholar List

List of student-athletes with a 3.7 or better GPA grows by 26 percent

05/30/2012

Gopher Baseball Holds Annual Banquet at TCF Bank Stadium

Gopher seniors were honored and annual awards given out at the banquet

05/23/2012

Senior Spotlight: Gopher Seniors Look Back at Their Baseball Careers

Geason, Klabunde, Liederman, Lubinsky and Schultz weigh in on baseball careers

05/13/2012

Gophers Fall in Third-Straight One-Run Game to Nebraska

Minnesota attempted a comeback for the third-straight day to fall, 6-5 to Huskers

05/06/2012

Gophers Trounce PSU on Senior Day, 8-2

After four and a half scoreless innings, the Gophers broke open the game on two home runs

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2012 • SENIOR SEASON:
Letterwinner • missed a majority of the season due to a nagging wrist injury that sidelined him from the second week of the season until the final game of the 2012 campaign • made 19 appearances and started six games for the Gophers • honored with David Chelesnik award for persevering over a season-shortening wrist injury • had .200 batting average with one home run, one double, two RBI, four hits, and four runs • started season with .333 batting average after going 1-for-3 with one home run against Louisville (2/17) • in another start against The Citadel, had one run and one walk with one at bat • ended career with a career-high three hits and went 3-for-4 with one run scored, one RBI, and one double at Illinois (5/19).

2011 • JUNIOR SEASON:
Batted .220 with nine runs, three doubles, one triple, one home run and 14 RBI • played in 38 games and started in 25 as an outfielder • in the first game of the season against St. John's (2/18), came in to pinch hit and hit a triple and a run scored • hit a home run, went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run in the 7-1 win over Delaware State (2/27) • went 2-for-3 against South Alabama (3/4) • had an RBI and went 2-for-2 in the 8-1 win over Gonzaga (3/11) • had a double and went 1-for-4 with a run scored • had a career-high four RBI, 3-for-4 and a run in the 9-4 win over Cal Poly on March 27 • in the Big Ten opener against Purdue on April 1, went 1-for-2 with a double and run scored • had two RBI in the 7-4 win over Northwestern on April 16 • went 2-for-3 with three runs and a RBI in the 8-5 win over North Dakota State (5/17).

2010 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Batted .310 with 16 runs, seven doubles, 19 RBI and two home runs • went 1-for-2 with one RBI, stolen base, two walks, and a run scored in the season opener against Akron on Feb. 19 • was 1-for-2 with a double and an RBI against St. Thomas on March 10 • went 3-for-3 with a double and two RBI against Michigan State on April 9 • was 2-for-2 against Northwestern on April 18 after entering the game as a pinch-hitter • went 2-for-3 with two RBI, two runs scored, a double and his first career home run against No. 20 Kansas State on May 4 • was 2-for-3 with a walk-off two RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning to complete a late-game rally for the Golden Gophers • went 3-for-4 with a run against Indiana on May 27 in the Big Ten Tournament.

2009 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Played in 17 games and made three starts • batted 21 times, scored four runs and knocked in two RBI • batted .500 in a pair of Big Ten at-bats last year • was 1-for-2 with an RBI against UC Santa Barbara on Feb. 27 • also scored runs against Illinois State, Texas-Alrington, Wisconsin- Miwaukee and Missouri.

2008:
Redshirted the 2008 season.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Graduated from Forest Lake High School • coached by fo mer Golden Gopher player Brian Raabe • named Honorable- Mention All-State as a senior • was named All-Conference in 2006 and 2007 • was an Honorable-Mention All-Conference honoree in 2005 • won conference titles in sophomore and junior and senior season • also named All-Conference in football in 2005 and 2007 • played in the Lyons Tournament in 2007 and the East vs. West showdown in 2007.

PERSONAL:
Sports management major • son of David and Tara Schultz • lists most memorable sports moment as throwing a no-hitter in his junior season of high school • certified in scuba diving and likes to fish in spare time • born on August 25, 1988.