Award is given annually to the nation's best catcher
Owls improve to 9-3 on the season
Owls enter on three-game winning streak
Reily Monkman earned first career victory
Jeremy Strawn, Bo Logan, Andrew Archer combine for shutout
Junior (2013): Played a key role as starting catcher in the 2013 season...started in 50 games out of a total of 55 game appearances...went three for five with two RBIs and two runs in the season opener against Cincinnati (2/16) to contribute heavily to the team's 9-2 victory...had 22 multiple hit games and had the team's fourth highest batting average at 2.99, ranked 31st in the Sun Belt Conference...also had 10 multiple RBI games during the season... went two for four with two RBIs and two runs in another notable appearance in the 12-1 victory against FIU (5/18) to sweep the series.
Previous School: Helped lead Iowa Western Community College to a Junior College national championship in 2012...won the Rawlings Big Stick Award...named first team All-American and named to the JUCO World Series all-tournament team in 2012...earned first team all-region honors at catcher in 2011 and 2012...named first team all-district in 2011 and 2012 as a catcher...received district most valuable player honors in 2011.
High School: Named first team all-league as a catcher during senior campaign at Goddard High School for Head Coach Tom Campa...selected second team all-state as a designated hitter in 2010...earned second team all-league honors as a sophomore and junior.
Personal: Son of Steve and Jackie Meyer...biology major...enjoys hunting, fishing and camping.
Subject in school.....Science
Sport to watch on TV.....Baseball
Ice Cream Flavor.....Rocky Road