Steven Fitzsimmons

#9 Steven Fitzsimmons

Pos. OF
B/T L/L
Ht. 6-1
Wt. 185
Yr. Jr.
Hometown Golden Valley, Minn.
High School (Prev. School) Robbinsdale Cooper

2018: Played in 16 games and made three starts as a sophomore… Notched a base hit in his only at-bat of the second game of a doubleheader at LMU on March 11, also registering his lone RBI of the year in that contest… Two of his three starts came against Big Ten competition – at Michigan State and at No. 25 Illinois… Valpo was victorious all three times he was in the starting lineup.

2017: Played in 28 games and made 14 starts during his freshman year at Valpo...Had a hit, walk and run scored in his collegiate debut on Feb. 17 at Western Kentucky... Started the first 13 games of the season... Had his first career triple on Feb. 19 at Western Kentucky... Enjoyed his lone multi-hit game of the year on Feb. 24 at UAB by going 2-for-3.

Prep: Three-year letter winner at Robbinsdale Cooper… Team captain as a junior and senior… Voted overall team MVP and defensive MVP as a senior in 2016… Named 2016 Metro West All-Conference, academic all-conference and second-team All-USA Today in Minnesota… Selected to Minnesota High School All-Star Game… Member of National Honor Society and graduated with high honors…. Played two years of travel ball for Twin Cities Baseball Academy in 2015-16… Named all-tournament team in five Perfect Game tournaments…. Ranked No. 1 outfielder and No. 15 overall prospect in Minnesota by Perfect Game… Ranked No. 16 overall prospect in Minnesota by Prep Baseball Report.

Personal: Son of James and Deborah Fitzsimmons… Enjoys fishing, stock trading and watching college basketball… Middle name is Geronimo… Is a triplet (brother Drew and sister Sofie, also has a younger brother Willie)… Favorite food is Chipotle Burrito… Favorite movie is Wolf of Wall Street… Favorite professional baseball team is the Minnesota Twins… Favorite MLB player is Bryce Harper... Favorite musician is G Herbo… Born on June 1, 1998… Majoring in business management.