CU Baseball BIO
12 David Wiedeman
(Junior at Creighton)
  • Wiedeman saw action in 18 games in his first year at Creighton, including three starts.
  • The Navy transfer earned his first start as a Bluejay, delivering an RBI on a safety squeeze in Creighton’s 3-1 win on March 15.
  • Wiedeman appeared in back-to-back games, on April 5 and
  • April 6 for the first time as a Bluejay, coming on as a defensive replacement on April 5 to ignite a game-winning rally in the ninth against North Dakota, 4-3. The following day the Kansas native was 1-for-3 with an RBI in an 8-6 win.
  • David delivered a pinch-hit single in the ninth at St. John’s during Creighton’s 15-5 win on May 11.

(Freshman and Sophomore at Navy)
  • Started 99 games in two seasons at the Naval Academy.
  • His 48 starts in 2011 were the most by a Navy freshman since 2008.
  • David closed his sophomore season with a .253 average, collecting 44 hits and 22 RBI. Wiedeman scored a combined 35 runs in two seasons.
  • Started his collegiate career with a hit in each of his first five games, producing eight RBIs over the span.
  • Wiedeman recorded three RBIs twice as a freshman; vs. North Carolina A&T (2/18) and at Georgetown (3/28).
  • Navy’s starting shortstop for two seasons, Wiedeman committed
  • 21 errors to post a .949 fielding percentage (408 chances).
(Rockhurst High School)
  • Wiedeman earned two letters at Rockhurst High School where he helped the team to a district, sectional and regional championship as a junior in 2010.
  • Named team captain as a senior, David earned All-State honors as a senior.
Position: Infielder
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 160
Year: Senior
Hometown: Leawood, Kan.
High School: Rockhurst HS/Navy
Experience: Transfer