Current Roster

Alex Boxwell
#0

Position: OF
Height: 6' 4"   Weight: 200 lbs
Bats: L
Throws: R

Biography:

2018
Signed his professional baseball contract with the St. Paul Saints on Aug. 25 following his senior season at the University of Minnesota
Went 0-for-1 in his professional baseball debut on 8/25 against the Chicago Dogs

2017
Slashed .253/.329/.438/.767 with 28 runs, 37 hits, one double, four triples, six home runs, 11 extra-base hits, 14 RBIs, two hit  by pitches and one sacrifice fly in 40 games as a junior at Minnesota
Finished with a team-high six home runs
Posted a .985 fielding percentage and committed just one error in 65 chances

Personal
Four-year letterwinner and two-Time All-Northwest Suburban Conference selection at Coon Rapids High School
All-Northwest Conference selection in football as a senior at Coon Rapids in 2014
Named All-Metro, All-State and a Mr. Baseball Finalist as a senior at Coon Rapids in 2014
Four-year starter at the University of Minnesota from 2015-18
Posted a 1.000 fielding percentage three out of four years at Minnesota
Played for the Waterloo Bucks in the Northwoods Summer Collegiate Baseball League from 2015-16
Invited to the Northwoods Summer Collegiate Baseball League MLB Dreams Showcase with Waterloo in 2015
Slashed .194/.239/.328/.567 with 10 runs, 13 hits, one double, one triple, two home runs, four extra-base hits, six RBIs, one stolen base, one hit by pitch and two sacrifice hits in 25 games as a freshman at Minnesota in 2015
Slashed .289/.372/.378/.750 with 25 runs, 39 hits, five doubles, two triples, one home run, eight extra-base hits, 23 RBIs, 10 stolen bases, two hit by pitches, one sacrifice hit and two sacrifice flies in 45 games with the Waterloo Bucks in 2015
Slashed .327/.379/.464/.843 with 19 runs, 36 hits, 10 doubles, one triple, one home run, 12 extra-base hits, 16 RBIs, two stolen bases, one hit by pitch, four sacrifice hits and three sacrifice flies in 48 games as sophomore at Minnesota in 2016
Slashed .308/.354/.433/.787 with 37 runs, 69 hits, 13 doubles, three triples, three home runs, 19 extra-base hits, 23 RBIs, 13 stolen bases, three hit by pitches and two sacrifice hits in 56 games with Waterloo in 2016
Named to the NCAA Minneapolis Regional All-Tournament Team as a senior at Minnesota in 2018
Slashed .258/.312/.412/.724 with 32 runs, 47 hits, eight doubles, one triple, six home runs, 15 extra-base hits, 34 RBIs, 21 stolen bases, three hit by pitches, one sacrifice hit and four sacrifice flies in 50 games as a senior at Minnesota in 2018
Finished with a team-high six home runs and 21 stolen bases in 2018
Son of Lisa and Bill Boxwell; has two older brothers, Tony and Brett
Mom, Lisa, ran hurdles at the University of Minnesota
Brother, Tony, played baseball at Concordia University—St. Paul, and brother, Brett, played at Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Catchers

# Name POS
16 Wilfredo Gimenez C

Infielders

# Name POS
0 Josh Anthony IF
0 Gavin Blodgett IF
0 Steven Figueroa IF
0 Thomas Walraven IF
5 Andy DeJesus IF
17 Randy Santiesteban IF
18 Will Savage IF
34 Alex Crosby IF

Outfielders

# Name POS
0 Alex Boxwell OF
0 Edgar Corcino OF
4 John Price Jr. OF
21 Colin Willis OF

Pitchers

# Name POS
0 Jumpei Akanuma P
0 Felix Carvallo P
0 Christian DeLeon P
0 Matt Kostalos P
0 Trevor Lubking P
0 Chris Pennell P
0 Sean Watkins P
0 Duke von Schamann P
0 Jordan Cummings P
22 Lars Liguori P
25 Justin Sinibaldi P
54 Mario Samuel P

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