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Brad Hedden
Brad Hedden


Succasunna, N.J.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 195





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2013: Did not see game action.

2012: Did not see game action.

2011: Redshirted in his first season with the Louisville baseball program due to injury.

High School: Hedden was a three-time All-Conference, All-Area and All-County selection for Roxbury High School and head coach Greg Trotter. As a senior, he hit .425 with five home runs and eight doubles, while as a junior, he hit .418 with four home runs and 23 RBI. He ended his sophomore season with a .412 average and 25 RBI. He played summer baseball for the Tri-State Arsenal. He competed at the 2009 World Wood Bat Association World Championship, the 2009 WWBA Northeast Qualifier, the 2009 WWBA 17U National Championship and the 2008 WWBA 16U National Championship.

Personal: Born Bradley Hedden on Sept. 3, 1991, in Livingston, N.J. Son of Irene and Brad Hedden. Has a younger sister, Stephanie. Majoring in exercise science at the University of Louisville. After graduation, he plans to play professional baseball. People with the greatest influence on his athletic career are his parents, who supported him in whatever he did. Hobbies and outside interests include listening to music and hanging out with friends. Favorite movies are Saving Private Ryan and The Hangover. Enjoys watching Seinfeld and SportsCenter. Favorite athlete is Manny Ramirez. Favorite cereal is Cap'n Crunch. Favorite candy bar is Kit Kat. Favorite food is chicken parmesan. Enjoys eating at Olive Garden. Favorite teams are the New York Yankees and New York Giants. Enjoys listening to country, rap, and rock. Favorite quote is "It's not about how hard you can hit, it's about how hard you get hit and keep moving forward" from Rocky. If he could have dinner with three people he would choose Taylor Swift, Kramer from Seinfeld and the band Lynyrd Skynyrd.

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