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Scott Schreiber
Player Profile:
Scott Schreiber 1893778
Position: Outfielder
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 222
Year: Senior
Hometown: Menasha, Wis.
High School: Kimberly
Major: Mechanized Systems Management

Honors & Awards
 Two Letters (2015, 2016)
 Perfect Game/Rawlings Honorable Mention All-American (2016)
 ABCA Second-Team Midwest All-Region (2016)
 Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week (3/14/16)
 First-Team All-Big Ten (2016, 2017)
 Big Ten Player of the Week (3/14/16)
 2015 Big Ten All-Freshman Team
• Academic All-Big Ten (2016, 2017)

• Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2015, 2016; Spring 2016, 2017)

2016: Scott Schreiber (pronounced Shrie-bur) had a breakout sophomore season in 2016, earning him first-team All-Big Ten honors and a honorable-mention All-America selection by Perfect Game/Rawlings • Was one of the hottest hitters in the country late in the season before an abdominal injury cost him the final two games of the regular season, both of NU's games at the Big Ten Tournament and the final game of the NCAA Tournament • Led the Huskers with 16 home runs and 55 RBIs, while hitting .325 (64-for-197) with 10 doubles and one triple • Most home runs by a Husker since 2010 when Adam Bailey hit 18 and the most by a NU sophomore since 2004 when Alex Gordon hit 18 • Posted a slugging percentage of .629, while no other Husker topped .500 • Finished the year tied for 16th nationally in home runs and led the Big Ten • Was one RBI shy of tying for the league lead • Homered in consecutive at-bats in NU's home opener against Northern Colorado on March 8, the first player to homer in consecutive at-bats since Brandon Buckman did it against Illinois State in 2006 • Achieved the feat against Penn State on May 15, a game he went 4-for-4 with two home runs and three RBIs • Had a career night in NU's 15-2 win at Creighton on May 17 • Went 5-for-6 against the Jays with two home runs, a double and a career-high five RBIs • Going back to the Penn State game on May 15, recorded a hit in nine straight at-bats before flying out to deep center in the eighth • With his home run in the third inning against the Jays on May 17, became the first Husker to homer at TD Ameritrade Park and with his second home run in the sixth he became just the third player ever and the first non-Creighton hitter to hit two home runs in a game at the facility • Three multi-home run games in 2016 were the most by a Husker since Buckman also had three in 2006 • Ended the year with 19 multi-hit games, including two four-hit games and a five-hit game • Led the Huskers with 18 multi-RBI games, including eight games with three RBIs or more • Posted a 21-game on-base streak during the year, the longest by a Husker in 2016.

2015: Schreiber made an immediate contribution as a true freshman in 2015, as he played in 40 games, including 38 starts • Named to the Big Ten All-Freshman Team • Hit .271 (39-for-144) with two doubles, two triples, three home runs and 18 RBIs • Notched eight multi-hit games and a pair of multi-RBI games • Put together a pair of seven-game hitting streaks, including an active one to end the season • Raised his average from .237 to .271 over the final seven games of the year by going 11-for-26 with multi-hit games in three of the final four games of the year • Hit his first home run in a 3-2 extra-inning win at Omaha on April 1 • Also homered against Kansas State and Purdue • Scored a season-high three runs in an 11-0 win at Northwestern on May 3.

Before Nebraska: Schreiber joined the Huskers from Kimberly High School in Menasha, Wis. • Was the first Wisconsin native to sign with the Huskers since Marcellus Dawson (Milwaukee, Wis.) was a member of Nebraska's 2002 College World Series team • Ranked as the No. 2 overall player in the state of Wisconsin and the No. 322 player in the nation by Perfect Game • Named Gatorade Player of the Year and Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association Player of the Year following his junior season • Led Kimberly to the 2014 D1 state title game, where they lost to Sun Prairie • Hit .450 with 13 doubles, three home runs, 23 RBIs and 11 stolen bases • Produced a .531 average at the plate, with 34 hits, including eight doubles, two triples and six homers • Also scored 32 runs, stole eight bases and drove in 37 runs • Led Kimberly to the 2013 WIAA Division 2 state football title with a 51-10 win over Oshkosh North • Accounted for five touchdowns, including four on the ground • Ran for 100 yards on 12 carries, while going 9-of-12 for 154 yards and one score through the air.

Personal: Born on Oct. 13, 1995 • Parents are Jim and Maria Schreiber • Has one sister, Alyssa, and three brothers, Eric, Brad and Mitch • Brad pitched at Purdue and is in the Tampa Bay Rays organization • Majoring in mechanized systems management.

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