Michael Wirrick Athlete Profile

#21 Michael Wirrick

Michael Wirrick
Position: First Base Height: 6-3 Weight: 215 Roster Years: 1996 | 1999-2001 Hometown: Bellevue, WA Last School: Newport High School

Personal

Parents are Allyn and Jean ... served an LDS Church mission to Recife, Brazil ... majoring in psychology.

Before BYU

Set records at Newport High including 40 hits, 41 stolen bases with 45 runs and a .548 batting average ... member of the All-American Legion World Series team in 1995 ... coached by Bob Albo (Gonzaga).

Summary

In 2000 he injured his wrist in the first outdoor practice ... batted .250 in 10 games as he switched to first base ... in 1999 he started 12 of his 30 games for the Cougars last season, mostly in right field and batted ..296 ... redshirted in 1996.