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#39 Colin Schmitke, INF


Position: INF
Date of Birth: 11/30/2004
Height: 5' 11"   Weight: 176 lbs
College Experience: Southeastern Iowa Community
Bats: R
Throws: R
Hometown: Long Grove, Ill.


Guzek won the Midwest Collegiate League Pitcher of the Week award twice over the first three weeks of the 2019 MCL season before being shut down for the summer by his collegiate coaches in order to report to school early and begin preparation for his first season with the Hawkeyes. Guzek started three games and totaled 17 innings with the Oilmen, pitching at least into the sixth on each occasion. He racked up 26 strikeouts against six walks while yielding 15 hits and posting a 3.18 ERA.

Guzek played his high school ball at Brother Rice in Chicago before joining the Indiana State baseball team as a freshman in 2018. He sat out that year while recovering from an injury, then transferred to Gulf Coast State College for 2019. Guzek appeared in three games this season at Iowa and did not yield an earned run while striking out five and permitting two hits over 3 1/3 innings before the season was shortened due to COVID-19. He is rated as the 30th-best MLB Prospect in the Big Ten by

2023 Northwest Indiana Oilmen Roster »
20 Randy Seymour INF
23 Graham Mastros INF
27 Jayden Comia INF
32 Logan Anderson INF
39 Colin Schmitke INF
47 Branden Comia INF
4 Emmanuel Scott C
10 Christopher Suchoski C
16 Josh Cunniff C
25 Brennan Phillips C
43 Josh Mosley C
1 Nick Daugherty OF
5 Brendan O'Connor OF
8 Kevin Denty OF
19 Amir Wright OF
24 Chris Baker OF
26 Justin Egan OF
68 Cain Headrick OF
0 Matt Ostrowski P
0 Ryan Radanovich P
3 Connor Spear P
6 Brandon Laux P
7 Tyler Laux P
12 Argenis Bravo P
12 Jack West P
13 Matt Lelito P
14 Tanner Sobkoviak P
14 Silas Noe P
21 Aaron Buckholtz P
28 Joey Turek P
29 Carlos Canelon P
31 Antonio Saldana P
34 Steve Washilewski P
37 RJ Bergren P
44 Jack Niekrasz P
46 Francois Castillo P
47 Tyler Nemtuda P

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