Max Schuman was a first-team all-East Valley Tribune pick and was also named to the all-city team. He tied for the state lead with 12 home runs and had a 1.412 on-base-plus-slugging percentage.
Dec. 9, 2013
With baseball season right around the corner, UtahUtes.com will introduce you to the new players on the team in 'Getting to Know.' Today's spotlight is Max Schuman, who was an all-city selection out of Arcadia High School in Scottsdale, Ariz.
What is your favorite baseball memory?
Cooperstown, winning the Connie Mack World Series, my first home run in little league.
What is your favorite sport besides baseball?
What do you like to do when you are not playing baseball?
Hang out with friends or go hang outdoors.
Do you have a nickname? How did you get your nickname?
Crash after the move Bull Durham.
Why did you choose Utah? What is the best thing about Utah?
The conference and how much I liked the school.
Who has been the biggest influence in your life and why?
My parents and brother because they support me in everything.
My favorite thing about Salt Lake City is:
What are your goals for this year?
To help the team win any way I can.
What are your pregame superstitions?
Don't wash my socks if I am hitting well.
What is your major and what do you want to do after you graduate?
Communications, and keep playing baseball.