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#33 Austin Schnabel
Position: Right Handed Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 215
Year: Junior
Hometown: Scottsdale, Ariz.
High School: Notre Dame Prep
Experience: 1 Letter

Career Statistics | 2014 

Arizona 2015
Made 12 appearances for Arizona and started four games as well … Had a record of 2-3 and an ERA of 6.34 over 32.2 innings … Struck out 26 batters and walked just eight … Was named the starter on opening day against Eastern Michigan on Feb. 13 and got the win by going 6.2 innings and allowed three runs with eight strikeouts … Struck out seven against New Mexico State on Mar. 3 over 4.2 innings, but did not factor into the decision … Earned his second win of the season against Stanford on Mar. 21 when he threw 2.1 innings of scoreless baseball.

 

Summer 2014
Pitched briefly for the Mystic Schooners of the New England Collegiate League before resting his arm the rest of the summer for precautionary reasons … In five games, turned in a 1-1 record and 2.34 ERA … Struck out six in 7.2 innings.

Arizona 2014
Pitched in seven games and made five starts for the Wildcats … Opened conference play as the Sunday starter, but did not pitch over final two months of season … Lasted only 0.1 innings and was charged with four earned runs on four hits and a walk while being charged with the loss in a start against Oregon State (3/30) … Pitched 4.0 innings with five runs allowed on seven hits and two walks to take the loss at Washington (3/23) … Allowed only two earned runs on six hits and a walk over 4.0 innings, but suffered loss in first career conference start against Washington State (3/16) … Struck out two and scattered two hits in 2.0 shutout innings of brief predetermined midweek start against Air Force (3/12) … Pitched 5.1 innings yet took the loss in his first collegiate start against Mississippi State (3/9). Allowed five runs – just four earned – on five hits and a walk to go with one strikeout … Gave up two runs on a walk and two hit batters in 0.1 innings of relief against Long Beach State (3/5) … Made Arizona debut with 0.2 shutout innings with a hit and a walk allowed against Seton Hall (3/2).

High School

Earned varsity letters under coach Brian Fischer at Notre Dame Preparatory in Scottsdale, Ariz. … Led school to first-ever state championship in 2013, defeating current teammate Casey Bowman’s Sunnyslope team in title game. Tossed a complete-game with eight strikeouts in victory … Named to Max Preps Medium Schools All-American team … Arizona Republic All-Arizona first team honoree … Second Team All-State selection by the Arizona Baseball Coaches Association … Rated as top right-handed pitcher and ninth overall high school prospect in state by Perfect Game … Finished senior season with 11-2 record, 1.69 earned run average and 90 strikeouts in 78.2 innings … Rated 16th overall prospect in state, including college and high schools players, by Baseball America entering 2013 draft … 2013 Rawlings/Perfect Game preseason West Region Honorable Mention honoree … A 2012 Perfect Game USA Preseason HS Underclassmen All American Honorable Mention selection.

Personal
Graduated from Notre Dame Preparatory in Scottsdale, Ariz., in 2013 … Born in Boston Mass., in 1994 … Son of Paul and Jody Schnabel … Favorite professional sports teams include the Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots … Hobbies include playing cricket and Yahtzee … Career ambitions include being a sports broadcaster … Rooms with teammate Michael Hoard … Pregame rituals include not talking to anyone when pitching and listening to music … Considers his father and Luke Hagerty the most inspirational people in his life … Is enrolled in the Eller College of Management as a pre-business major.