Prep - Part of 2009 conference championship at Central Catholic ...Hit .380 in best season.
Academics - 3.75 grade point average in high school ... Interested in math, physics, English, philosophy and religion.
Personal - Son of Loren Minnick and Michelle Wright ... Has two older siblings, Jane and Sarah ... Father competed in cross-country and track at Whitworth (Class of 1969) and won small college national championship; also tied Division I National Champion University of Washington ... Completed over 100 hours of community service in high school ... Enjoys racquetball and reading for pleasure ... Favorite MLB team: Seattle Mariners ... Favorite MLB player: Manny Ramirez.