UND Roster

2018-19 Baseball Roster

#27 Brian Morrell

RHP/INF


Height 6'0''
Weight 184 lbs.
Class Sophomore
Hometown Shoreham, NY
High School Shoreham-Wading River

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2019):

  • Made two appearances during his sophomore campaign with the Irish
  • Playing summer ball with the Wisconsin Woodchucks in the Northwoods League

FRESHMAN SEASON (2018): 

  • Made 6 appearances on the season
  • Set career highs with 1.1 innings pitched and 2 strikeouts against Clemson

PREP AND PERSONAL: 

  • Earned five varsity letters in baseball at Shoreham Wading River High School.
  • Rated the No. 3 overall prospect in New York and the No. 2 Right handed pitcher by Perfect Game.
  • Hit .409 with 26 home runs and 124 RBI in his career.
  • Accumulated 213.0 innings pitched while totaling 295 strikeouts and 23 wins with a 1.15 career ERA.
  • Broke a Long Island, New York, record of 6 career no-hitters.
  • Named four-time All-State, two-time Newsday Long Island Player of the Year and was a two-time recipient of the prestigious Carl Yastrzemski Award.
  • Was chosen as 2015 Underclass High Honorable Mention All-American, 2016 Underclass second-team All-American and 2017 Rawlings third-team All-American by Perfect Game. Also was named to the first-team Northeast All-Region Team.
  • Drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 35th round of the 2017 MLB Draft.
  • Born in Port Jefferson, New York to Brian and Toni Jo Morrell.
  • Has two sisters, Alexandria and Taylor, and one brother, Michael.
  • Attended Shoreham Wading River High School.
  • Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business.