One of the fastest and most athletic players on the team ... In the mix for time in the outfield especially versus right-handed pitching ... Could also see time as a pinch runner or left-handed bat off the bench.
PRIOR TO NEVADA
High School: Lettered three years in baseball and once in basketball at Foothill High School in Pleasanton, Calif. ... Career batting average of .308 with an on-base percentage of .373 ... East Bay Athletic League honorable mention in 2012 and 2013 ... Named to the Gates Field World Series All-Tournament team en route to winning the Gates Field World Series.
Business major ... Son of Terry and Laura Friedl ... Loves spending time with family and boating at Lake Tulloch in his free time ... Chose Nevada for the beautiful campus, great environment, and great opportunity ... Uncle Jim Friedl played quarterback at Pittsburgh University ... Career highlight is a walk-off base hit in championship of Lou Gehrig Strike Out Tournament ... Sports hero is Mike Trout.