Honors & Awards
• Two Letters (2013, 2015)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2015)
• Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2013, 2014; Spring 2013, 2014, 2015)
• Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2015)
2015: After missing the 2014 season with a knee injury, Wes Edrington played in 24 games in 2015, including 20 starts • Hit .152 with one double, one home run and three RBIs • Notched his first home run as a Husker in a 5-2 win over Ohio State on April 17 • Produced a career-high five-game hitting streak and a career-long seven-game on-base streak in 2015.
2014: Edrington missed the entire 2014 season after tearing his ACL during the Fall of 2013.
2013: Edrington bypassed his senior season at Hamilton Southeastern High School to join the Huskers in January for the 2013 season after graduating from high school in December • Played 26 games at shortstop, including 22 starts, while learning from senior infielder Bryan Peters • Hit .203 on the year with 14 hits, including three doubles, in 69 at bats • Had a career-high two RBIs in the 8-0 win over the Gophers • Was on base five times in a 12-2 win over Purdue on April 21 • Had a career-high three walks and produced a pair of hits • Produced his first multi-hit game at NU with a pair of singles in a win at Illinois in NU’s Big Ten opener on March 22 • Notched his first career extra-base hit with a double at No. 8 Cal State Fullerton on March 20 • Stole his first career base and scored a run at Louisiana Tech on March 9 • Made his Husker debut on March 6 in a 10-5 win over Northern Colorado • Was 1-for-3, with a RBI-single in his first career at-bat.
Before Nebraska: Edrington was part of the 2013 signing class, but enrolled at Nebraska in January to join the Huskers for the 2013 season • Posted a .402 average with 13 home runs, 68 RBIs and 44 stolen bases in three varsity seasons • Played his freshman year at Fossil Ridge High School in Fort Collins, Colo., before playing his sophomore and junior years at Hamilton Southeastern High School • Ranked as the No. 375 overall recruit in the country by Perfect Game • Ranked as the No. 6 overall recruit in the state of Indiana • Named a second-team Underclass All-American prior to his junior season in 2012 • Played summer ball for the Indiana Bulls, who competed at the Perfect Game WWBA World Championship in Jupiter, Fla. • One of 10 position players in Indiana to be named all-state by ESPNHS • Played at both the 2011 and 2012 Area Code Games in Long Beach, Calif.
Personal: Born on May 20, 1994, in Noblesville, Ind. • Parents are Matt and Julie Edrington • Has one sister, Carlee • Earned his bachelor's degree from Nebraska in December of 2016 after double-majoring in physics and mathematics.