2014 Baseball Roster

  # Name Position Yr Hometown
1 Ruben Corea OF Fr Orlando, FL
  • High School 2 year starter on baseball team
  • Team MVP
  • Conference Gold Glove Award winner
  • Son of Ruben and Blanca Correa, Sister Ashley
2 Adam Sellner P/OF So Sleepy Eye, MN
  • 2013 - Appeared in 20 games and recorded a batting average of .235 with 4 RBI and was 4 for 4 on stolen base attempts appeared in 8 games on the mound started 6 games for 38 innings record of 3-2, posted 2.84 ERA, fanned 41 batters, throw 4 complete games 1 shutout
  • High School: Lions All-Star 2 time All-State player in baseball, 3 time All-Conference player in football, basketball, and baseball
  • Son of Loran and Heidi Sellner, Sister Maggie, Gracie
4 Isaac Tuttle P Fr Fertile, IA
  • High School: 2 time All-State; 2 time All-District; 3 time All-Conference pitcher; in football was a 1st team All-District and 1St team All-State Punter.
  • Son of Tim and Linda Tuttle, Sister Rachel, Brother Mitch
5 Matt Bushbaum 3b/OF So. Osage, IA
  • 2013 Appeared in 31 games starting 29; batted .333; led the team in triples with 3; drove in 12 runs.
  • High School: 2 time All-State and All-District along with 4 time All-Conference baseball player for Osage; 2 time All-District football player; 3 time All-District Golfer.
  • Son of Lance and Kelly Heard, Brothers Chris, Caleb, Nathan
7 Clay Fonfara P/OF Fr. Omaha, NE
  • High School: 2 year starter and All-Conference player.
  • Son of Joseph and Mary Fonfara, Sister Carly
8 Kevin Betancourt 2B Fr. Venezuela
  • High School: 2 year starter; lead team in batting average; lead team in stolen base.
  • Son of Henry Betancourt and Maria Escalona, Brother Kendry
9 Sam Roosen P/OF So. Kenyon, MN
  • High School: Lions All-Star, All-State, All-Region, All-Conference player; Also was All-Conference in basketball.
  • Son of Mike and Lisa Roosen, Sisters Teena, Lily, Brothers Tom, Alex, Gavin
10 Brandon Hodson P/1B Fr. Fridley, MN
  • High School: 2 time All-Conference Honorable Mention; 3 year starter.
  • Son of Brian and Stacy Hodson
11 Rudmicheall Brandao 2B Fr. Willemstad, Curacao
  • High School: Team MVP; Participated in the 2005 Little League World Series placing 2nd.
  • Son of Rudsel Wilson and Migarda Brandao, Sister Yoella, Freeny, Zulaika, Brothers Jose, Isiahs
13 Juan Garcia P Fr. Orlando, FL
  • 2013 Redshirt
  • High School: Lettered for 2 season and was team MVP 2 years in baseball; also participated in basketball and volleyball.
  • Son of Juan Garcia and Rosa Soto, Sister Dalena, Brothers Jose, Isaiahs
14 Kenny Perez 1B/C So. Orlando, FL
  • 2013 Appeared in 33 games starting 33, batted .363, led the team in homeruns, RBI and Total Bases, blasting 3 homeruns driving in 28 runs totaling 46 bases, recorded 133 putouts and 10 assists with a .979 fielding percentage.
  • High School: Lettered 3 seasons for baseball, also was lettered in volleyball.
  • Son of Kenneth Perez and Sharon Vazquez, Brothers Kevin and Ken
15 Sukino Sadji P/OF Fr. Willemstad, Curacao
  • High School: 3 year starter
  • Son of Sujati Sadji, Sister Sinai
16 Taylor Groth 3B/1B Fr. Fridley, MN
  • High School: All-Conference; Team MVP player; Also in football All-Conference and team MVP.
  • Son of Darren and Pam Groth, Brothers Josh, Caleb
17 Mirangelo Muller P/SS Fr. Willemstad, Curacao
  • High School: Team awards of Homerun, RBI and Pitching.
  • Son of Desiree and Miraldo Muller, Brother Darren Muller
18 Kevin Soto C Fr. Orlando, FL
  • High School: 2 year starter; team MVP.
  • Son of Eulogio Soto and Zulma Diaz, Sister Zuleyka, Brothers Chris, Ernie
20 Rileyson Liberia C Fr. Willemstad, Curacao
  • High School: 4 year starter; participated in the 2007 Little League World Series placing 4th.
  • Son of Dudley Liberia and Mariana Kastaneer, Sister Alyssa, Brothers Rudolph, Rayshelon
21 Brett Thackery P/1B Fr. Armstrong, IA
  • High School: 4 time All-Conference; 4 time All-District player; in football was a 3 time All-Conference; 3 time All-State; Also participated in basketball.
  • Son of Murray Thackery and Arnette Wright, Brothers Blake, Brendon Thackery, Reagon Wright
22 Andrew Adams ULT So. El Paso, TX
  • 2013 Appeared in 10 games starting 1 scored 1 run went 3 for 3 on stolen base attempts.
  • High School: 2 time All-District baseball player; Also ran cross-country.
  • Son of Jamie and Stacey Adams, Sister Emily, Brother Jamie
23 Melvin De La Torre C/OF Fr. Orlando, FL
  • High School: 4 year starter; team MVP; Also participated in bowling.
  • Son of Jesus and Arleen De La Torre, Sister Andrea, Brother Alejandro, Jesus, Jose
24 Brandon Heal P So. Onalaska, WI
  • 2013 Started 4 games on the mound, tossing 17 innings, went 3-0, allowing 1 earned run for a 0.53 ERA, tallied 22 strikeouts, threw on complete game shutout
  • High School: 3 time All-Conference pitcher; Also participated in football and basketball.
  • Son of John Heal and Kelly and Jeff Wolf
25 Jonathan Jones 2B/C So. El Paso, TX
  • 2013 Appeared in 10 games starting 6, batted .150, scored 5 runs, knocked in 3 runs, recorded 5 putouts and 14 assists.
  • High School: 3 time 1st team All-District player.
  • Son of Lance Jones and Carmen Maldonado, Brother Justin
26 Miguel Castro 3B/SS Fr. Orlando, FL
  • High School: 3 year starter, Also participated in basketball.
  • Son of Nestor Castro and Aida Madera, Sisters Janemarie, Brothers Julian, Nestor
27 Brock Rude P/OF So. Onalaska, WI
  • 2013 Appeared in 4 games starting 2, batted .667, belted 1 double, drove in 2 runs, scored 2 runs; appeared in 8 games on the mound; recorded of 1-1 with 2 saves tossed 10.1 innings; posted 0.87 ERA; struck out 11 batters.
  • High School: 2 time All-Conference; once All-La Crosse Tribune team named to the Wisconsin 2012 Legion All-Star team. Also participated in football and basketball.
  • Son of Mike and Tina Rude, Brothers Bryant, Brandon
28 Jordan Johnson P/2B Fr. Alden, MN
  • High School: All-Area player; 2 time All-Conference; 2 time All-Conference Honorable Mention; 4 year team MVP player in football was 2 team All-Conference Honorable Mention. Also participated in basketball.
  • Son of Jim and Sandy Johnson, Sisters Cassie, Jamie
30 Patrick Anderson P So. Virginia, MN
  • 2013 Appeared in 3 games, tossing 2.2 innings, posted 10.12 ERA, fanned 3 batters.
  • High School: 3 year starter, named the starting pitcher for the Arrowhead Legion District All-Start game, Also participated in football, basketball, and cross-country
  • Son of Tom and Koni Anderson, Sisters Liz, Theresa, Courtney
31 Zachary Nelson P/OF So. Lewiston, MN
  • 2013 Appeared in 6 games starting 3, batted .571, belted 1 double, drove in 3 runs, scoring 2 runs, appeared in 3 games on the mound starting 1, tossing 8.1 innings … posted 3.24 ERA, record of 1-1, struck out 10 batters.
  • High School: 3 time All-Conference baseball player; 3 time All-Conference football player. Also participated in basketball.
  • Son of Rodney and Paula Nelson, Brother Sean
32 Nestor Jimenez C Fr. Venezuela
  • High School: 2 year starter, gold glove award for league.
  • Son of Florencio and Corina Jimenez, Sisters Jessica, Fabiola, Brother Jose Luis
33 Jaron Brezinsky P So. Aitkin, MN
  • 2013 Appeared in 2 games on the mound, tossing 1.2 innings, struck out 1 batter.
  • High School: Achieved All-Conference and All-Academic honors in baseball. Also participated in basketball.
  • Son of Jason and Kim Brezinsky, Sister Brooklyn, Brother Peyton
34 Sam Bozyk P/OF Fr. Champlin Park, MN
  • High School: 2 year starter, All-Conference, Team MVP
  • Son of Mike and Jonell Bozyk, Sisters Sadie, Faye, Brother Anthony
36 Christian Nieves C Fr. Owatonna, MN
  • High School: 2 year varsity starter
  • Son of Miguel and Maria Leyva, Sister Jessica, Brothers Mike, Jason
37 Cody Schacht P So. Giltner, NE
  • 2013 Appeared in 7 games on the mound starting 7, finished 4th in the Nation with an ERA of 1.10, pitching 41 innings, record of 5-2, tossed 5 complete games, 2 shutouts, fanned 36 batters to just 3 free passes.
  • High School: All-State, All-Region, and All-Conference player; 4 year starter in baseball; All-Conference football player; All-Conference and All-Region basketball player. Also participated in track.
  • Son of Dave Schacht and Dawn Hutson, Sister Brittany, Brothers Ryan, Derrek
38 Mitchell Akemann P Fr. New Richland, MN
  • 2013 Redshirt
  • High School: 2 time All-Conference player; named captain of baseball team as junior and senior. Also participated in football and wrestling.
  • Son of Brian and Lanell Akemann, Sister Randi