Honors and Awards
- 1972 Second-Team Academic All-American
Fiala spent four seasons with the Huskers and will go down as one of the greats in Nebraska baseball history. During his senior season, Fiala earned second-team Academic All-American honors while leading Nebraska with a .325 batting average, 18 RBI's and a .975 fielding percentage. As a sophomore, Fiala also led the team with a 1.00 fielding percentage.
The Omaha, Nebraska native enjoyed four years as a Blackshirt on the Nebraska football team.