University of Iowa Athletics

#10 Michael Seegers

Height 5-10
Weight 160 lbs.
Class Jr.
Hometown Oconomowoc, Wis.
High School Home School
Twitter @mSeegs_is4real
Michael Seegers - Baseball - University of Iowa Athletics

2022 Honors — Academic All-Big Ten selection. 2022 — Iowa’s leadoff hitter… started 54 games — all at shortstop… hit .286 (65-of-227) with 31 RBIs and 43 runs scored… had 18 multi-hit games (three 4-hit, three 3-hit, 12 2-hit)… hit safely in 37 games and reached safely in 45 contests… committed only four errors (in 183 chances) and had a .978 fielding percentage… hit .348 (8-of-23) in five games at the Big Ten Tournament… went 2-for-4 against Purdue (5/27) and tied a career high with four hits, finishing 4-for-6 with a double, RBI and two runs scored against Penn State (5/28)… hit .455 (5-of-11) with four RBIs and four runs scored against Indiana (5/19-22)… went 1-for-3 with three runs scored and set a school record with five walks in the series opener against IU (5/19)… went 4-for-5 with four RBIs, tying a career-high in hits and RBIs… went 2-for-4 with a three-run homer — the first of his career — and a career-high four RBIs in midweek win over Western Illinois (4/26)… hit .417 (5-of-12) with two multi-hit games with four runs scored in series win at No. 8 Rutgers (4/22-24)… went 2-for-5 and scored a career-high three runs in win over Bradley (4/19)… finished 2-for-5 with two RBIs in road win at Milwaukee (4/12)… went 2-for-4 with three RBIs in road win at Bradley (4/6)… hit .385 (5-of-13) with three RBIs in series win at Michigan (4/2-3)… had career-highs in hits and RBIs, finishing 4-for-4 with three RBIs in series opener… hit a team-best .385 (5-of-13) with two multi-hit games in the series win over Central Michigan (3/25-27)… went 1-for-3 with a double and two RBIs in win over No. 12 Texas Tech (3/20)… finished 3-for-5 in game one at UC Irvine (3/11)… went 2-for-4 against Wichita State (3/4) at the Frisco Classic… went finished 3-for-4 with two RBIs in the 3-1 win over Pepperdine (2/25)… tied a career-high, finishing with three hits in season opener against Air Force (2/18)… finished 3-for-5 with a double and two runs scored.

2021 — Started 11 games — eight at shortstop and three in left field — and appeared in 30 contests… hit .122 (6-of-49) with 13 runs and five RBIs… started the final six games of the regular season at Northwestern (5/21-23) and at Michigan State (5/28-30)… went 3-for-4 with a double and two runs scored in game two (5/22) at Northwestern… had his first career multi-hit game, going 2-for-2 with an RBI and two runs scored in the series finale against Minnesota (4/11)… had his first career hit and stole a base in the series finale at Purdue (4/4)… had a safety squeeze RBI and scored a run against Ohio State (3/12)… made his first career start on Opening Day against No. 18/21 Michigan, starting in left field.

High School — Top 500 prospect by Perfect Game… rated as the No. 9 player in Wisconsin by Perfect Game and the third-ranked shortstop… rated as the 393rd-best prospect nationally by Prep Baseball Report… ranked as the No. 8 player in Wisconsin and the No. 1 shortstop… 2019 Home School All-American after hitting .432… stole 118 bases over the last three travel seasons and posted a .315 average… 1,000-point scorer in basketball, where he was the 2019 Home School State Tournament MVP… was the 2018-19 Saints Offensive Player of the Year in basketball… played under RJ Ferges on Hitters Baseball.

Personal — Born Oct. 11, 2001… son of Pat and Bridget Seegers… has five siblings — Britney, Shannon, Colleen, Joseph, and Mary… dad played baseball at Wisconsin… sister, Mary, competed in gymnastics at Wisconsin-Stout… brother, Joe, played baseball at Saint Mary’s University, and sister, Mary, plays basketball at Saint Mary’s… majoring in pre-business.