Jeremy Drudge

#5 Jeremy Drudge

Pos. OF
Ht. 6-3
Wt. 210
Yr. So.
Hometown Plymouth, Ind.
High School (Prev. School) Plymouth

2020: Appeared in 12 games and made 10 starts during the COVID-19 shortened season… Collected six hits including a triple and a home run… Was the only player on the team with both a triple and a home run… Scored six times, drove in four and worked seven walks… Had two multi-hit performances – Feb. 23 at No. 3 Louisville and March 7 at Georgia Southern… Had his first career triple on Feb. 29 vs. Southern Miss, then followed with his second career home run on March 1 at McNeese.

2019: Played in 46 games and made 43 starts during his freshman campaign… Launched the first home run of his collegiate career on April 16 vs. Western Michigan, a solo blast for one of three Valpo homers in that game… Accounted for three of the team’s four hits in the series opener vs. Evansville on April 26 and went on to bat .455 (5-for-11) during the series. He had six hits in four games that week after entering the week with six total hits in his first 20 games… Had two hits and two RBIs on May 17 at Missouri State, his fourth multi-hit game of the season and his first career multi-RBI game… Broke up a Missouri State perfect game by drawing a sixth-inning walk in Valpo’s MVC Tournament game on May 21 in Normal, Ill.

Prep: Was a two-time all-conference selection who won three varsity letters… Helped his team to two high school conference titles… Saw limited action as a senior due to a torn ACL… Also won three varsity letters in football… Was an Indiana Junior All-State selection and first team all-conference selection… Played travel baseball for the Indiana Chargers.

Personal: Son of Brad and Stephanie Drudge… Majoring in business marketing… Born on Feb. 10, 2000… Raced go-karts during his youth… Favorite food is chicken alfredo, movies are Step Brothers and Wolf of Wall Street, pro team is the Chicago Cubs, MLB player is Aaron Judge, musical group is Speaker Knockerz and TV show is Ridiculousness.