MLB Draft: 31st Round in 2017 (Detroit)
Physical pitcher that is an imposing presence on the mound ... pitch regularly in the low to mid 90s and possesses a late-breaking slider as his put-away pitch ... projected to have a major influence on the LSU baseball program.
Prior to LSU
Listed among the Baseball America 2017 Top 100 Draft Prospects ... 2017 MaxPreps all-American and a 2016 Perfect Game all-American ... named first-team all-Metro in 2015, 2016 and 2017 ... posted a 2-1 record as a senior in 2017 with a 0.65 ERA and 32 strikeouts in 20 innings ... batted .354 in 2017 with a .486 on-base percentage, a .585 slugging percentage, six doubles, two triples and three homers ... also played tight end and defensive end for his high school football team.
Parents are Richard and Toni Storz ... had an older brother, Richie, and a younger sister, Samantha ... on choosing to attend LSU – “LSU has the best facilities, coaches, trainers and fans in all of college baseball. There is no other school that I personally can see myself playing for, and I am completely honored to wear the Purple and Gold every day.” ... majoring in general business at LSU ... born January 23, 1998, in Brooklyn, N.Y.