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Rudy

Maxwell

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#26

Catcher
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 225
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Brentwood, Tenn.
High School: Ensworth

Bio

2019: Saw action in 45 contests as a freshman, including 37 starts, seeing time at both catcher and designated hitter … tied for second in triples with three on the season … notched his first career home run in the series opener with Northwestern (2/23) as part of a 2-for-4 effort that included a walk-off double to win the game … recorded a season-high three hits in game two against Northwestern (2/23), finishing 3-for-5 with one triple, one RBI and three runs scored … posted his first career grand slam in the series finale at Virginia (3/10) to push the Blue Devils to a series-clinching victory … launched his third home run of the season in the NCAA Morgantown Regional against Texas A&M (5/31) with a three-run shot in a pinch-hit effort … recorded a solo home run in the final game of the Nashville Super Regional (6/9), finishing the contest 1-for-2 with two walks.

High School: Saw time behind the plate and at third base for Ensworth High School ... Earned Division II-AA All-State honors from both the Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association and the Tennessee Sports Writes Association ... 2018 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American and Southeast Region HM selection ... Rated among PG's top 500 overall prospects and No. 73 catcher in the 2018 recruiting class ... Also tabbed PG's No. 14 overall prospect and NO. 2 catcher in the state of Tennessee ... Named to the 2018 Warner's Athletic MidTN Senior All Star Classic ... Garnered 2017 Perfect Game Underclass High Honorable Mention accolades following his junior year.

Personal: Born Rudy Maxwell on February 9, 2000 ... The son of Joe and Juliana Maxwell ... Has an older brother (Wyatt) and a younger brother (Hadley).

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