Talented pitcher who participated in LSU's 2017 fall practice sessions, but elected to transfer to another school prior to the 2018 season ... his curveball has a tight spin with good down action for a put-away pitch ... has tremendous poise and mound presence and displays a great deal of self-confidence.
Prior to LSU
2017 Arizona Class 5A Player of the Year and Perfect Game first-team all-West Region ... 2017 Class 5A Northeast Valley Region Player of the Year ... recorded 18 wins and 229 strikeouts during his high school career ... posted a 7-2 mark in 2017 with a 1.79 ERA and a school-record 92 strikeouts ... also played first base and led Arizona Class 5A by hitting 10 home runs; finished No. 2 in RBI with 39 while batting .398 on the year ... led Arcadia High School to the state semifinal game in 2017 ... awarded the 2017 Larry Hellestrae Memorial Scholarship for Scottsdale, Ariz., all-city student-athletes ... compiled a 4.39 high school GPA.
Parents are David and Laura Schroer ... has one older sister, Elizabeth ... father, David, played college baseball at the University of Denver ... uncle, Don, played college baseball at Illinois State ... on attending LSU – “I wanted to come to LSU because it felt like home when I first stepped on campus. With the unbelievable coaching staff and track record of LSU Baseball, it made my decision very easy.” ... majoring in general business at LSU ... born March 24, 1999, in Winfield, Ill.