Brad Winget Athlete Profile

#27 Brad Winget

Position: First Base Height: 6-4 Weight: 230 Roster Years: 1995-1998 Hometown: Murray, UT Last School: Murray High School



All-America

  • 1995 Baseball America Freshman 
  • 1995 Collegiate Baseball Mizuna Freshman
  • 1995 Collegiate Baseball Mizuno Freshman

Personal

Born in Salt Lake City ... parents are Jeril and Marsha ... is an Eagle Scout ... played two summers for the Wareham Gatemen in the Cape Cod League ... married Malissa Ring ... majoring in sociology with a minor in business.

Before BYU

Was all-league and all-state in both basketball and baseball for Murray High ... Utah Gatorade Player of the Year in baseball, drafted i the 41st round by the Minnesota Twins ... set prep records in home runs, RBI and batting average ... team was league champ in both sports.

Stats

Year    Avg.   G-GS   AB    R    H   2B   3B   HR   RBI    TB   BB   SO  SB-SBA
1995   .413   58-56  208   57   86   17    0   11    65   136   23   29   7-9
1996   .391   54-54  202   59   79   15    0   16    68   142   35   29   1-2
1997   .374   50-50  182   49   68    9    0   10    47   107   20   28   3-6
1998   .377   51-50  191   58   72   18    0   11    43   121   23   27   3-4


1995 | Freshman Year

Named to Baseball America magazine's Freshman All-America team and to the Mizuna Freshman All-America team and to the Mizuno Freshman All-America team by Collegiate Baseball magazine ... selected honorable mention Super Smith Team by the National Baseball Writers Association ... WAC Eastern Division Freshman of the Year as a rightfielder, designated hitter and first baseman ... was WAC Player of the Week against Air Force ... led team in batting average, runs, hits, doubles, homers and RBI ... was second in the WAC in hits and RBI ... was 13th in the NCAA in batting average (.413) ... hit a pair of homers in one game against Air Force and Regis.

1996 | Sophomore Year

Hit a grand slam and 15 doubles (ranked 35th in NCAA) ... tied school record with seven at bats against Wyoming ... was the WAC's leading returnee in hits and RBI.

1997 | Junior Year

Hit two homers in the season finale against Utah.

1998 | Senior Year

First-team All-WAC ... WAC Player of the Week against Air Force and Utah ... broke five WAC records for conference games only ... hit three consecutive homers against Utah ... part of a triple play against Southern Utah with the bases loaded when Mark Smith threw to him from right field for out number two and Winget threw to Chris Circuit for the third out.