CU Baseball BIO
5 Joe Servais

At Creighton (2008): Senior transfer from Kansas started games in left field and behind the plate ... Son of head coach Ed Servais and cousin of former Major Leaguer Scott Servais ... Finished second on team and the MVC with 17 sacrifice bunts, which tied for ninth nationally ... Tied for third on the team with 14 doubles ... Posted 12 multi-hit games this season ... Also compiled seven games with multiple RBIs ... Went 7-for-11 in four-game series against Chicago State ... Laced three-run double against Missouri State in 8-4 win on March 23 ... Ripped game-winning single in the eighth inning against #5 Wichita State (April 12) ... Hit a grand slam at Bradley on April 5 for his only home run as a Bluejay ... Had three hits in series-opening win over Indiana State (May 9) ... Was 6-for-12 (.550) at the plate in series sweep over Indiana State (May 9-11) ... Scored career-high three runs in MVC Tournament against Missouri State (May 22).

Kansas (2007): Played in 36 games, making 26 starts in his only season with the Jayhawks ... Hit .247 in 85 at-bats with 21 hits and 11 RBIs ... Scored 18 runs and walked 14 times ... Laced three doubles and hit his only home run of the season in a loss to Missouri on March 31 ... Went 2-for-3 with a double in a KU win over Texas A&M (3/17) ... Team finished 28-30 overall and 9-17 in the Big 12 Conference.

Garden City Community College (2005-06):
Named a first-team all-region and first-team all-Jayhawk West Conference both seasons with the Broncbusters ... Hit .356 with nine doubles, four triples and a home run as a sophomore ... Tallied 36 RBIs, scored 54 runs and stole 13 bases in his sophomore season ... As a freshman, he hit .346 with nine home runs and 33 RBIs ... Was successful on 15 of 17 stolen base attempts ... Following his freshman season, he was drafted in the 40th round of the 2005 MLB Draft by the Colorado Rockies.

High School: Lettered twice in baseball for head coach Keith Englekamp ... Helped lead team to back-to-back Class B state championships in 2003 and 2004 ... Named All-River Cities Conference as a senior ... Hit three home runs and collected eight RBIs in a state semifinal game as a senior ... Also lettered twice in football, playing safety.

Position: Catcher/Outfielder
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Skutt Catholic HS
Other College: University of Kansas / Garden City CC
Experience: Transfer