Anderson named freshman All-American

The accolades for Husker baseball continue. The Collegiate Baseball Newspaper named Max Anderson freshman All-American on Wednesday.
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LINCOLN, Neb. (NU Athletics/KLKN) – Nebraska baseball may not be making a trip to Omaha for the College World Series, but the team is still making postseason noise.

Freshman Max Anderson was named freshman All-American on Wednesday by the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. Anderson was previously named the 2021 Big Ten Freshman of the Year.

It’s the third-straight season Nebraska has produced a freshman All-American.

Anderson finished the year second on the team in both average (.332) and hits (61). Anderson added seven home runs and 32 RBIs in 45 games. He produced 19 multi-hit games in 2021, including a team-best nine three-hit games and tied for the team lead with a pair of four-hit performances.




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