Honors & Awards
• 2018 MLB Draft Pick (Cleveland Indians, 34th Round)
• Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2018)
Before Nebraska: Spencer Schwellenbach played high school baseball at Saginaw Heritage in Michigan under Coach Robert Andrezejewski • Drafted in the 34th round of the 2018 MLB Draft by the Cleveland Indians, but turned down professional baseball to play at Nebraska • Compiled a career batting average of .416 with six home runs, 163 hits, 36 doubles, eight triples, 112 RBIs, 143 runs scored and 35 stolen bases as a four-year varsity letterwinner • Went 18-6 with a 0.73 ERA in 154 innings pitched, while recording five saves, 233 strikeouts and only 27 walks during his career • Named Mr. Baseball for the state of Michigan in 2018 • Three-time all-state selection, including first-team honors in 2017 and 2018 • Three-time first-team all-conference, including conference MVP accolades in 2018 • Named the 2018 Michigan Gatorade Baseball Player of the Year and finalist for the Detroit Athletic Club Male Athlete of the Year Award • Garnered first-team All-America honors from Collegiate Baseball in 2018 • As a senior, went 6-3 with a 0.50 ERA and 88 strikeouts in 56.1 innings pitched, while compiling a .367 batting average with 44 runs scored and 20 RBIs at the plate • As a junior, went 6-3 on the mound with three saves, 96 strikeouts and a 0.65 ERA in 65 innings pitched • Batted .481 as a junior with 15 doubles, 15 stolen bases, 29 RBIs and 45 runs scored • As a sophomore, went 5-0 with two saves, compiling a 0.81 ERA with 38 strikeouts in 26 innings pitched • Batted .448 as a sophomore with 11 doubles, 32 RBIs and 40 runs scored • As a freshman, went 1-0 with a 3.33 ERA and 11 strikeouts in 6.1 innings • Hit .356 as a freshman with six doubles, 34 RBIs and 26 runs scored • Also earned two letters in soccer and one letter in basketball • Earned academic all-conference honors on three occasions and made the President’s Honor Roll • Played summer ball for the Motor City Hit Dogs under Coach Matt Petry.
Personal: Born on May 31, 2000 • Parents are Jay and Robin Schwellenbach • Has one sister, Taylor, and two brothers, Jordan and Mason • Majoring in supply chain management.