University of Iowa Athletics

#4 Brayden Frazier

Height 6-0
Weight 195 lbs.
Class RS Jr.
Hometown Cedar Rapids, Iowa
High School Cedar Rapids Jefferson
Instagram @bradenfrazier4
Brayden Frazier - Baseball - University of Iowa Athletics

2022 Honors — Academic All-Big Ten selection. 2022 — Team captain… started 17 games — 13 in left and four in right field — and appeared in 39 contests… hit safely in 10 games… hit .174 (12-of-69) with 12 RBIs and 11 runs scored… drove in three runs, finishing 1-for-5 with a double at UC Irvine (3/13)… went 1-for-5 with a solo home run — the first of his career — at Texas A&M Corpus Christi (2/26)… went 3-for- 5 with two doubles and two RBIs in a 11-1 win over Ball State (2/19).

2021 Honors — Academic All-Big Ten selection. 2021  — Started 19 games — 18 in left field and one in right field… hit .325 (26-of-80) with 10 doubles, 16 RBIs and 16 runs scored… had seven multi-hit games and and hit safely in 17 contests… hit .375 (3-for-8) with two doubles and two RBIs as a pinch-hitter… hit .500 (5-for-10) with three doubles and six RBIs in the sweep at Michigan State (5/28-30)… collected multi-hit games in two contests… went 2-for-4 with three RBIs in game one and tied a career-high, going 3-for-4 with three doubles and two RBIs in the series finale… three doubles tied a single game school record… finished with a team-high .444 (4-of-9) average against Illinois (5/14-16)… had back-to-back multi-hit games, going 2-for-4 and 2-for-3 in games one and two with two doubles… hit in the cleanup spot for first time in game two… returned to the team April 23 after missing three weeks after testing positive with COVID… hit a team-best .467 (7-of-15) with two doubles and four RBIs in 3-1 weekend at the Columbus Big Ten pod, posting the first three multi-hit games of his career… went 3-for-4 with two doubles in game two against Ohio State (3/27) and was 2-for-3 and tied a career-high with three RBIs against Maryland (3/28)… had a pinch-hit double and scored a run in series opener against Nebraska (3/19)… had a pinch-hit, two-run double in Iowa’s 8-3 win over No. 18/21 Michigan (3/7).

2020 Honors — Named to the Dean’s List for the spring semester. 2020 — Season canceled by Big Ten Conference and NCAA on March 12 due to concerns of coronavirus (COVID-19)… started five games — three times in left field and twice in right field… hit .235 (4-of-20) with six RBIs… went 1-for-3 with a career-high three RBIs against Georgetown (3/7)… had a two-run, ninth-inning single in the come-from-behind win over No. 20 North Carolina… had his first career hit — an RBI double — at San Diego (2/23).

2019 — Redshirted… transitioned to catcher during the fall season.

High School — Rated as the 440th-best prospect nationally by Perfect Game… was a 2017 Perfect Game Third-Team Underclass selection… ranked as the No. 6 player in the state of Iowa by Prep Baseball Report… two-time second-team all-state selection… two-time all-district and all-conference honoree… honorable mention All-Metro as a sophomore… hit .344 with 10 doubles, five home runs, and 28 RBIs as a senior… hit .432 with 33 runs and 33 RBIs… had 24 doubles, two triples, two home runs, and six steals… the 24 doubles ranked second in the state and were a single-season school record… had 51 career doubles — a school record… was a preseason third-team All-American in 2017… helped team to a conference title in 2015 and a seventh-place state finish in 2016… was an Area Code Games player in 2016 and was invited to the National Showcase in 2017… played club baseball for Cedar Rapids Reds, Perfect Game (USSSA), and Perfect Game Iowa Select… also played basketball and football… had a 4.0 cumulative grade point average, earning class Salutatorian honors… got a 31 on his ACT… National Honor Society member… All-Academic honoree… recipient of Jim Bowen scholarship… high school coaches were Terry Schneekloth and Gordy Nordgren.

Personal — Born Oct. 13, 1999… son of Leo and Cindy Frazier… has two siblings, Cameron and Drake… Cameron played baseball collegiately at Coe College… majoring in economics.