2002 – Redshirt season.
High School - Earned seven varsity letters at Waterloo: three each in baseball and football and one in basketball . . . Hit .381 in American Legion ball the summer after his senior season . . . A St. Louis Post-Dispatch Scholar-Athlete honoree . . . Was all-conference in football as senior as both a quarterback and defensive back . . . Was also the football team captain and MVP.
Personal - Parents are Donald and Brenda Wetters . . . Majoring in biochemistry . . . Hopes to become a specialized surgeon after graduation . . . Valedictorian of his senior class . . . Also a member of the National Honor Society . . . Earliest baseball memory is of watching Ozzie Smith and his backflip to open the St. Louis Cardinals season . . . Favorite athlete is J.D. Drew because “he does what he thinks he should do and doesn’t allow others to stop him from doing his best” . . . Lists his parents as the biggest influence on his athletic career because “they never stopped helping and encouraging me.”