2020 — Season canceled by Big Ten Conference and NCAA on March 12 due to concerns of coronavirus (COVID-19)… went 0-0 with an 12.27 ERA in four appearances… had seven strikeouts over 3 2/3 innings.
2019 Honors — Academic All-Big Ten selection. 2019 — Iowa’s No. 2 starter… went 4-5 with a 5.29 ERA in 15 appearances (14 starts)… made first career start, allowing two runs on three hits over four innings at Hawaii (2/23)… pitched five innings, allowing four runs on four hits at No. 19 Oklahoma State (3/1)… logged five innings allowing four runs (two earned) on six hits at Evansville (3/10)… fanned a career-high eight batters over 4 1/3 innings vs. Cal State Northridge (3/17), allowing three runs on six hits in a no-decision… earned his first win, tossing six innings of five-hit ball against No. 23 Illinois… allowed one run and fanned four… tallied his second win, logging 6 1/3 innings, allowing three runs on eight hits and striking out five against Rutgers (4/6)… recorded his third win, allowing three runs (two earned) on six hits over five innings and fanning seven against No. 30 Nebraska (4/20)… notched his fourth win, scattering seven hits and not allowing a run over five innings against No. 18 UC Irvine (5/4)… allowed one run on three hits over four innings in a Big Ten Tournament elimination game against Minnesota (5/24).
2018 Honors — Named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester. 2018 — Went 1-1 with a 7.20 ERA in 18 appearances, spanning 15 innings… logged a career-long two innings in relief at Northwestern (5/13), allowing three runs on three hits… earned his first career victory, tossing one perfect inning in relief in a midweek victory over Grand View (4/4)… made his Iowa debut against Old Dominion (2/18), allowing two hits in 1/3 of an inning.
High School — Ranked as the 398th-best prospect nationally by Perfect Game and 134th-best prospect in the country by Prep Baseball Report… 2017 Rawlings-Perfect Game honorable-mention All-American… PG Central Region first team… 2015 and 2016 PG underclass high honorable mention… four-time all-state selection, earning first-team honors by the IHSBCA as a senior, second-team honors as a freshman, junior, and senior, and third-team as a sophomore… three-time Southeast Conference Player of the Year (2015, 2016, 2017)… two-time Golden Triangle Newspaper Player of the Year (2016, 2017)… four-time first-team all-conference and all-district honoree… won 22 games and struck out a school-record 344 batters in career… tossed a no-hitter as a freshman… went 4-2 with a 2.18 ERA with 78 strikeouts in 41 2/3 innings as a senior, went 4-1 with a 1.28 ERA as a junior with 79 strikeouts over 43 2/3 innings, went 4-3 with a 1.18 ERA as a sophomore with 83 strikeouts in 47 1/3 innings, 5-1 with a 2.20 ERA with 71 strikeouts in 41 1/3 innings as a freshman, and 5-0 with a 0.28 ERA with 34 strikeouts in 25 innings as an eighth grader… helped team win four straight conference titles… played in the Iowa Senior All-Star Series… played AAU baseball for Diamond Dream Longhorns… four-year starter in football as team’s quarterback, where he was a three-time first-team all-district selection… rushed for more than 1,000 yards as a senior and was a second-team all-state punter… member of the Honor Roll as a freshman and senior… high school coach was Josh Allison.
Personal — Born Sept. 8, 1998, in Omaha, Nebraska… son of Greg and Pam Baumann… father played football at Iowa in 1984-85… has an older sister, Sidney… majoring in sport and recreation management.