18U - 16U Player Profile

Binder, Brad

Player Biography
Courtesy: Mudville Sports Information

#4 – Brad Binder

 

Brad is one of four players on the 2009 squad who are original members of the 2000 Mudville Nine Head Coached by Kurt Boyd ... Played for Mudville 11 seasons … 

He 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 …

Brad is a member of two Mudville Nationals Championships (2004, 2008) and two AABC Washington State Championship crowns, Connie Mack (2009) and Mickey Mantle (2007) …

Member of the 2009 Mudville Pinnacle team that won 58 games and participated in 7 tournament championship games including winning the 2009 Connie Mack Washington State Championships at Bannerwood Sports Park … finished 4th at the NBC 19U World Wood Bat Championships in Tulsa, Oklahoma and 4th at the AABC Connie Mack Western Regional in Hayward, California … 2nd place finish at the 2009 Palouse Summer Series after winning in 2008 … 2nd in 2009 Cardinal Classic and 2009 Toyota Bash … Champions at the 2009 Triple Crown Series Memorial Day Invitational and 2009 Skagit River Mid-Summer Classic …

Member of the Mudville AAU Australia Down Under Tour in 2005 with USA Baseball Coaches Don Freeman and Scott Knight … Participated in two Mudville Cooperstown CDP Hall of Fame Invitational in 2002 and 2003 … Member of the 2006 and 2007 Mudville Golden Eagles USA Baseball Junior Olympic Teams, Jupiter, Florida & Peoria, AZ … 

Attended Newport HS (KingCo 3A) and lettered twice for Coach Brian Fisher … 2009 led Newport HS team to the final four of the WIAA 4A State Championships … named WSCA 4A, 2nd Team All-State infielder ...

  • Favorite Thing to Do (Other than baseball): Video games
  • Favorite Food: Ribs
  • Favorite Class: DECA
  • Favorite Musician: Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • Favorite Hobby: Playing Video Games
  • Favorite Pro Baseball Player Most Like You: David Eckstein and Dustin Pedroia
  • Favorite Sports Moment: Mariners Winning the Pennant in 2001

High School Information
School: Newport Class Of: 2009
Position: 3B/SS/2B Batting Average:
Ht: 5'10" Wt: 200 Bat: Left Throw: Right

Academic Records
GPA: SAT (M): SAT (V): ACT:
College Choice or Signed with: Menlo College
Possible College Major: Business