#7 Dan Budde

Year: Junior

Height: 5-10

Position:
Catcher/Infield

Hometown: Coal City, Illinois

High School: Coal City High School

 


Dan is a third-year player ….. is a catcher and infielder …..
2017:  played in 38 games ….. started in 26 games as catcher, designated hitter, or at second base ….. had 10 hits, including four doubles ….. was second on the team with nine hit by pitch ….. posted a .939 fielding percentage
2016:  was a starter at second base ….. had a .212 batting average ….. recorded 39 hits, including nine doubles, one triple, and three home runs ….. scored 34 runs ….. led the team and set a school season record with 20 hit by pitch ….. set a school game record with three hit by pitch ….. had a .936 fielding percentage with 111 assists
High School: played baseball for four years ….. earned all-conference honors twice ….. was named all-area three times ….. was his team’s offensive MVP

Personal: criminal justice major…… parents are Dan and Vickie Budde …….has two sisters (Lauren and Allison) ….. played football for four years in high school