23 Troy Traxler  
Troy Traxler

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
La Crescent, Minn.

High School:
La Crescent

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 180

Position:
C/OF

Bats/Throws:
R/R


01/07/2013

Get to Know Your New Gophers: Freshman Troy Traxler

What is Troy Traxler's favorite baseball movie? Find out in this recent Get to Know Your New Gophers.

08/09/2012

Alex LaShomb Added to Gophers 2013 Roster

LaShomb led NJCAA last year in home runs and fourth in RBI

2013:
Red-shirted the season.

High School:
Graduated from La Cresent High School in 2012 • named an All-State selection both his senior and junior years • held a single-season .495 batting average, 22 runs batted in, two home runs in 99 at bats and stole 35 bases • Under-Armor Preseason All-American as a junior • Winona Daily News Player of the Year as a junior when he hit .457 with 43 hits and scored 40 runs in 29 games • LaCresent's career leader, with 30 stolen bases as a freshman, 33 as a sophomore, and 25 as a junior • four-time all-conference selection • helped lead La Crescent baseball to a Class AA state championship (2009), a state runner-up and three state appearances • finished his high school career as a 13-time letterwinner (four in baseball, four in hockey and five in football) • also all-conference selections in both football and hockey and played for the La Crescent Legion Team • also on the football all-state academic team.

Personal:
Born September 18, 1993 • son of Russ and Kristi Traxler • is the third member of the family to attend the University of Minnesota as his parents, Russ and Kristi, are graduates • has two older siblings, Trent and Tracy • plans to major is business marketing education.