MARION - As the prep volleyball season nears the midway point, Cedar Rapids Xavier identified a vital ingredient if the Saints are to retain their No. 1 ranking in Class 4A.
Now is the time to turn up the defense.
The top-ranked Saints s ... »
l Name: Andrew Vasquez
l Number: 25
l Position: Pitcher
l Throws: Left
l Height/Weight: 6-foot-6, 228 pounds
l Age: 23
l Hometown: Riverside, Calif.
l Noteworthy: Third season in the Minnesota Twins farm system. Spent 2015 with Rookie-level Gulf Coast League Twins, posting a 2.92 earned run average in 12 relief appearances. Split last season between Rookie-level Elizabethton and Kernels. Was 1-0 with a save a 1.59 ERA for Kernels in 13 relief outings. Allowed just 13 hits and struck out 36 in 28 1/3 innings. A 32nd-round draft pick of Minnesota in 2015 out of Westmont College in Santa Barbara, Calif. Was 7-1 for the NAIA school his final season, striking out 124 in 85 1/3 innings.