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Austin Schultz

  • height 5-9
  • Weight 200
  • class Junior
  • Hometown Adams, Neb.

Gatorade Player of the Year in Nebraska as a junior…Spent time with USA Baseball…Middle infielder with the ability to hit the baseball out of the yard…Super athletic, strong kid who also excelled on the football field…Plus runner in the 6.4 range…Nothing on the field he can’t do…Has gotten better and better as he’s settled into college baseball…Considered an everyday player as he continues to grow.

Named the 2017 Gatorade Player of the Year in Nebraska… Perfect Game selected him as a Top 250 Impact Freshman entering the 2019 season…Ranked the No. 42 shortstop in the country by Perfect Game and the No. 242 player overall…Ranked as the No. 1 player in Nebraska by Perfect Game and No. 4 player in Nebraska by Prep Baseball Report…2018 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American and Central All-Region First-Team…Participated in the USA Baseball 17U National Team Developmental Program.

Full name is Austin Eric Schultz…Hometown is Adams, Neb. … Born in Lincoln, Neb. … Son of Eric and Bridget…Has two younger brothers, Bryson and Cooper…Favorite MLB player is Bryce Harper…Favorite quote is, “Anyone, from anywhere, can do anything.”

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