18U - 16U Player Profile

Vandergrift, Patrick

Player Biography

Courtesy: Mudville Sports Information


#11 – Patrick Vandergrift


Patrick is a member of the 2009 Mudville Pinnacle 18U team, noted for being the club’s all-time team for most wins in one season, 58 … Captured the 2009 AABC Connie Mack Washington State Championship … Placed 4th at the AABC Connie Mack Western Regional in Hayward, California … Placed 4th at the NBC 19U World Wood Bat Championships in Tulsa, Oklahoma … Participated in 6 tournament championship games … including two other 2009 tournament championships; Triple Crown Series Memorial Day Invitational and the Skagit River Mid-Summer Classic … Finalists at the Palouse Summer Series, Cardinal Classic and Toyota Bash … Finished tied for 5th in the Baden and Shockers tournament events …


Joined Mudville in 2008 as a member of the 16U team ... Patrick played for Coach Cory Smith and the Mudville Pinnacle 16U Team ...Patrick attended Seattle Academy and is a three-time letterman for Metro 3A Chief Sealth ... received All-Metro Honorable Mention in his Sophomore and Junior years … He graduated from Seattle Academy in 2009 and is currently taking a gap-year between high school and college where he is traveling through South America, New Zealand, and South Africa ... Patrick will attend Willamette University beginning in the fall of 2010.


      • Favorite Thing to Do (Other than baseball): Hang out with Friends
      • Favorite Food: Chocolate Ice Cream
      • Favorite Class: Physics
      • Favorite Musician: Guns n’ Roses
      • Favorite Hobby: XBox
      • Favorite Pro Baseball Player Most Like You: Felix Hernandez
      • Favorite Sports Moment: Winning 2009 Connie Mack State Tournament w/Mudville!


    High School Information
    School: C. Sealth / SAAS Class Of: 2009
    Position: RHP/INF/OF Batting Average:
    Ht: 5'-9" Wt: 155 Bat: Right Throw: Right

    Academic Records
    GPA: 3.1 SAT (M): 660 SAT (V): 600 ACT: 31
    College Choice or Signed with: *Willamette University
    Possible College Major: Undecided