University of Iowa Athletics

#45 Blake Guerin

Height 6-6
Weight 280 lbs.
Class Fr.
Hometown Shoreview, Minn.
High School Mound View
Blake Guerin - Baseball - University of Iowa Athletics

High School — 439th-ranked player nationally by Perfect Game… No. 1 ranked player in Minnesota by Perfect Game… 2021 Perfect Game National participant… 2020 Prep Baseball Report Future Games participant… all-state honoree as a senior after hitting .333 with a 1.120 OPS, .704 slugging percentage and nine home runs… Pioneer Press Player of the Year as a senior… two-time all-conference and all-section honoree… holds school record for home runs (9) and most RBIs (32) in 20 games… helped team to third place finish at state in 2021 and a conference runner-up finish in 2022… 2016 National Home Run Derby finalist, placing third in the nation… played for the Minnesota Blizzard, where he received the Top Hitter Award three times, two MVP honors and the Leadership Award… high school coach was Mark Downey and Nik Anderson.

Personal — Born Feb. 20, 2004, in St. Paul, Minn… son of Beth Guerin (mom), Jay Guerin (dad), Molly Guerin (step-mom) and Megan Higginbotham (step-mom)… Megan played four years of collegiate softball at the University of Minnesota and coached at Florida International… has three siblings, Tyler, George and Russell… majoring in marketing.