cam chick, Griffon Everitt, Kyle Perry and Shay Schanaman were selected to serve as team captains for the 2022 season after a vote by Nebraska baseball players.
“These four guys bring their own style of leadership to our team,” the head coach said. will bolt. “As a group, they continue to set the high standards for our program day after day. These guys have proven themselves to be selfless, hardworking teammates during their time here and certainly deserve this honor.”
Chick, a senior from Columbia, Mo., has started 99 of his 106 games over the past three seasons. In his three years, Chick had 100 hits, 13 doubles, one triple, 16 home runs, 84 RBIs, and scored 75 runs. As a 2019 rookie, he was selected to the Big Ten All-Freshman Team and was honored with the All-Big Ten Second Team.
Everitt, a senior from Lincoln, Neb., started 32 of 37 games in his only season with the Huskers last year. Everitt hit .287 at the plate with six doubles, three homers, 21 RBIs and 17 runs scored. As a junior in 2021, he earned a spot on the All-Fayetteville area team.
Perry, a senior from Omaha, Neb., has started 12 of 19 appearances on the mound for the Big Red over the past three seasons. In three years, Perry notched a 5-1 record with 55 strikeouts in 47.1 innings of work, while limiting opposing batters to a .239 batting average.
Schanaman, a senior from Grand Island, Neb., has 12 starts and 26 relief appearances on the mound over the past three years for the Huskers. Schanaman totaled 105 strikeouts in 100.1 innings, while going 8-6. As a rookie in 2019, Schanaman recorded all three saves of his career after making a career-high 19 relief appearances.