Week eight of the NIU Baseball Podcast, reviewing the sweep of the Akron series, highlights of the weekend and previewing the upcoming series with Central Michigan.
NORMAL WEST HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered in soccer, basketball and Baseball at Normal West High School ... All-Academic Big 12 Conference all three years in fall, winter and spring ... 2011 baseball team finished 31-8 en route to a second place sectional finish and conference championship ... Team also won a conference championship and was the regional runner-up sophomore year ... First team all-conference selection sophomore and junior year ... Hit 20 doubles junior season to set school-record ... Also batted .419, with 34 RBI, and 21 walks junior year ... First team all-conference in 2010 and 2011 ... Twice named team captain and all-conference in soccer ... Played in the AAU National Basketball Tournament in 2008.
PERSONAL/MISCELLANEOUS: Born December 7, 1993 ... Son of Kurt and Ann Sery ... Lists basketball and soccer as hobbies ... Undecided on a major.