Athletic pitcher that is a fierce competitor and very tough-minded ... displays a toughness on the mound with his presence and aggressiveness ... works on a good downhill angle with a fastball in the upper 80s and low 90s ... curveball shows tight spin and late action down in the zone ... does a good job of filling up the strike zone with all of his pitches.
Prior to LSU
Recorded a 14-3 career mark, firing 174 strikeouts in 117 innings with a 0.63 ERA and eight saves ... posted a .437 career batting average in high school, also playing first base and third base ... 2017 Perfect Game 1st Team Atlantic Region; also named to the USA Today all-Pennsylvania team .. a three-time Big 5/6A All Conference and All Area selection ... a two-time Max Preps Player of the Year ... lettered in four high school sports (baseball, football, basketball, golf) and was an all-conference football defensive end.
Full name is Trent Jacob Vietmeier ... parents are Glenn and Kelly Vietmeier ... has two younger sisters, Brooke and Ava ... on choosing to attend LSU – “I wanted to be surrounded by the best coaches, players and fans in the country and win a National Championship! I love the people and their energy here at LSU!” ... majoring in management at LSU ... born October 3, 1998, in Pittsburgh, Pa.