18U - 16U Player Profile

Skerrett, Duncan

Player Biography

Courtesy: Mudville Sports Information

Player Name: Duncan Skerrett
Favorite Thing to Do (Other than baseball): Hang out with friends
Favorite Food: Milk
Favorite Subject: Science
Favorite Band: The Beatles
Favorite Hobby: Reading
Favorite Pro Baseball Player Most Like You: Josh Hamilton or Michael Saunders
Favorite Sports Moment: Any time I’ve hit a home run. There’s really nothing else like it in sports.

What made you decide to join Mudville? The coaching quality and sense of camaraderie.
What can you say about the Mudville coaching staff?
They are knowledgable and care about their players.
What do you love most about the sport of baseball?
That one can always get better.
If you weren’t playing baseball, what sport(s) would you be playing?
What kinds of things do you like to do away from the field?
Hang out with friends and read.
When you attend college, what do you intend to major in and why?
Don’ know yet, likely some sort of science, because science interests me the most.

If baseball doesn’t work out, what do you aspire to do after college?
Become a doctor.
Are you involved in the community? If so, what have you done?
Volunteered at youth baseball camp.
Do you have any high school teammates, current or former, who will or already play college baseball? And where?
John Trupin, Lewis and Clark College.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given and by whom?
“Be your own role model” – Elementary school teacher

Do you have any pre-game superstitions? If so, what are they?
What number have you worn in high school? Does it have any significance to you?
#12, favorite number.
If you could meet any three people, dead or alive, who would they be?

If you could visit one country you’ve never been to, what would that be and why?
Australia, for the wildlife.
Who was your favorite athlete growing up?
Ken Griffey Jr.
What is your favorite baseball team?
What sporting event would you most like to see?
The Mariners in a World Series.


High School Information
School: Garfield Class Of: 2014
Position: LHP/OF Batting Average:
Ht: 6'-3" Wt: 190 Bat: L Throw: L

Academic Records
College Choice or Signed with: Pomona College
Possible College Major: Undetermined