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Sheldon Neuse
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Sheldon Neuse 1744129
Position: Infield/Right Handed Pitcher
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas
High School: Keller Fossil Ridge
2014 .304 58 58 240 43 73 17 7 7 47 .521 27 0 31 .369 7 2 .922
Total .304 58 58 240 43 73 17 7 7 47 .521 27 0 31 .369 7 2 .922

2015 [Sophomore]: Garnered All-Big 12 First Team honors… named to the Baseball America Preseason All-America Team… earned Big 12 Player of the Week (3/9)... started all 61 games at shortstop… hit .275 for the season with 43 runs driven in and 26 scored… totaled 19 extra-base hits, including 10 doubles, six home runs and three triples… made six appearances  on the mound, giving up just one run in eight innings… led team with 10 stolen bases and finished second on the team with 24 walks… hit a three-run home run at Arizona State (2/18)… homered in four out of five games from 2/28-3/8… knocked in a season-high five runs, while going 3-for-3 with three runs against Little Rock (3/3)… went 8-for-13 with two home runs and five RBI in a three game series with Purdue (3/6-3/8)… reached base in four of five plate appearances with two hits and two walks at No. 25 Texas (4/12)… went 3-for-4 while scoring two runs and hitting two doubles at West Virginia (4/19)… picked up three RBI on a bases-loaded double and went 2-for-5 against No. 11 Oklahoma State (5/1)… drove in four runs against West Virginia in the Big 12 Tournament (5/21). Summer 2015: Played in 36 games for the Harwich Mariners of the Cape Cod Baseball League… hit .221 with 18 RBI and 17 runs… posted five doubles, four home runs and two triples, while swiping four bags.

2014 [Freshman]: Started in all 58 games in 2014 season… twice named Big 12 Rookie of the Week (3/17, 4/7)... finished with a batting average of .304 and a slugging percentage of .521… led the teams with 47 RBI, 17 doubles and six triples... had 23 multi-hit games, including a 4-for-5 game against Oklahoma State (5/23) in the Big 12 Baseball Tournament…  drove in four runs with a home run and a triple vs. Seton Hall (2/15)... went 2-for-3 with a home run and three RBI against Arkansas Pine Bluff (2/19)... went 4-for-5 with two doubles in a win over UT-Arlington (3/11) at Rangers Ballpark... finished 3-for-5 with a double in Big 12 debut against Kansas State (3/21)... recorded eight RBI on two home runs and a triple against CSU Bakersfield (4/5)... doubled twice and knocked intwo runs at Oklahoma State (4/15)... went 3-for-5 with a double and a home run against Baylor (5/3)... knocked in four runs, including the game-winning run, in a 2-for-6 performance against Texas Tech (5/22) at the Big 12 Championships... made nine appearances on the mound, pitching 12 innings with a 2.25 ERA... selected twice as the Big 12 Newcomer of the week, Big 12 Freshman of the Year, Big 12 All-Tournament team at third base, All-Big 12 Fist team, Baseball America Freshman All- American team, Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American team, and the ABCA Midwest All-Region first team. Summer 2014: Named the No. 4 prospect in the California Collegiate League by Baseball America while playing for the San Luis Blues... hit .312 with 13 extra-base hits and 20 RBI... pitched in seven games out of the bullpen and recorded four saves and 13 strikeouts in seven innings... spent the beginning of the summer with the Team USA Collegiate National Team.

High School: Earned four letters under head coach Doug Dulany at Keller Fossil Ridge…named District MVP as a junior and senior…named District Defensive Player of the Year as a sophomore and District Newcomer of the Year as a freshman…hit 30 home runs during his high school career…played baseball for D-Bat and Blackhawks... drafted in the 38th Round of the MLB Draft by the Texas Rangers in 2013 with the 1,150th overall pick.

Personal: Sheldon Lynn Neuse. Born: December 10, 1994. Parents: Shane and Laura. Brother: Dylan. Major: Administrative Leadership.

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