Honors & Awards
• 2018 Big Ten All-Freshman Team
• Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2017; Spring 2018)
Before Nebraska: Gunner Hellstrom attended Grace Brethren High School in Simi Valley, Calif., under Coach Barry Tolli • Helped the team to a runner-up finish in the 2017 CIF Division 4 playoffs, which included a 3-for-3 performance in the quarterfinals with two home runs and five RBIs • As a senior, batted .529 with 46 hits, 45 RBIs, 13 doubles, one triple and five home runs to earn Tri Valley League MVP • Earned 2017 Rawlings/Perfect Game high honorable-mention Preseason All-America honors • Also named first-team All-Ventura County, first-team Southern Section CIF Division 4, first-team Cal-Hi Sports and first-team Max Preps California Medium Schools All-State as a senior • As a junior, hit .410 with 32 hits, 25 RBIs, six doubles, and one triple en route to first-team All-Tri Valley League honors • As a sophomore, batted .397 with 17 RBIs, 27 hits, eight doubles and one triple to earn first-team All-Tri Valley League accolades • Won a Laureate Award every year for a 4.0 grade-point average or higher • Member of National Honor Society • Ronald Reagan Student Leadership Award • Earned two letters in basketball • Played club baseball for the So Cal Giants under Coach Chuck Fick.
Personal: Born on July 20, 1998 • Parents are Rick and Anne-Marie Hellstrom • Has two sisters, Brianne and Hailee • Majoring in supply chain management.