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Rudy

Maxwell

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#26

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

Bio

2019: Has started 16 of 17 contests for the Blue Devils the season, seeing time at both catcher and designated hitter … ranks second on the team in batting average, hitting at a .323 clip while being tied for second in hits with 20 … currently riding a team-long nine-game hitting streak … tied for second on the squad in multi-hit games, with five 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.

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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