Brett Cumberland
Cal Athletics

Cal NLI Brett Cumberland Mini Feature

Hometown: Turlock, California High School: Turlock High School Helped Turlock High School to an undefeated (15-0) league record and 26 straight victories in the process
By Cal Athletics on Thu, January 09, 2014

                                                            NLI Spotlight-Brett Cumberland

Hometown: Turlock, California

High School: Turlock High School

• Helped Turlock High School to an undefeated (15-0) league record and 26 straight victories in the process

• Honor Roll Student

• Giants Scout Team selection

• 2012 and 2013 All-Conference Catcher

• 2013 and 2013 Perfect Game All-American Underclass High Honorable Mention

• 2013 Oakland A’s All-Area Code Catcher

• 2014 Pre-season All-American

• .358 average with 16 RBI, 18 walks, and only 3 strikeouts in 81 plate appearances as a

• Batted .383 with 2 home runs, 28 RBI, 24 walks, 10-10 on stolen bases, and only 4 strikeouts

in 112 plate appearances as a junior

“Brett is a steady player with solid all-around ability offensively and defensively," said Cal pitching coach Mike Neu. "He will compete to catch as a freshman and brings in a polished bat for his age. He has great strike zone discipline and is a "money ball" type of player with his rare ability to walk and be an RBI machine. He will also develop some power and be a force in the future at Cal.”

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