Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#33 Austin Schnabel
Position: Right Handed Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 207
Year: Junior
Hometown: Scottsdale, Ariz.
High School: Notre Dame Prep
Experience: 1 Letter

Career Statistics | 2014 

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.

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.