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Hayden Wynja
Hayden  Wynja

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Indianapolis, Ind.

High School:
Heritage Christian

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 200

Position:
LHP

Birthdate:
10/14/1998

Bats/Throws:
Left/Left

MLB DRAFT HISTORY
• Selected in the 30th round of the 2017 MLB First-Year Player Draft by the Atlanta Braves

2018 / AS A FRESHMAN
Individual Game-by-Game Statistics

HIGH SCHOOL
• Multi-year letterwinner for coach Don Ambrose at Heritage Christian School on Indianapolis' northeast side
• Also played basketball
• Honorable Mention Midwest All-American
• Helped lead Heritage Christian to three straight sectional titles
• Heritage Christian was the city tournament runner-up both of his upperclassman seasons

PERSONAL
• Major: Selling and Sales Managament
• Full name is Hayden Lake Wynja
• Born in Des Moines, Iowa
• Parents are Brad and Kristi Wynja
• Family also includes siblings Grace, Bell and Logan Wynja; Max Lock; and Hunter and Harper Drook
• Both of his parents were on the track & field team at Central College, where his father also played basketball

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Pro Team: Chicago Cubs
Favorite Ball Player: Clayton Kershaw
Had the Biggest Impact on His Athletic Career: Brad Wynja, Father
Favorite Playoff Format: NCAA Basketball Tournament
Favorite Field He's Played at (Besides Alexander): Victory Field
Toughest Hitter for Him to Face Among Teammates: Nick Dalesandro
Current MLB Hitter He'd Like to Face: Mike Trout
Would Like to Have Dinner With: Randy Johnson
Celeb or Pro Athlete He'd Like to Meet: Mike Trout
In His MP3 Player: Russ
Last Concert He Attended: Wakka Flakka
Would Love to See Him Play Purdue: Russ
Favorite Multi-Media App: Twitter
Favorite Actor & Actress: Will Ferrell & Jennifer Aniston
Favorite Super-Hero Series: Arrow
Show He Can't Stop Watching: White Collar
Favorite Video Game: Call of Duty
Favorite Month: October
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Tacos
Favorite Dessert: Ice Cream
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Boating
Another Sport He Enjoys Playing: Basketball
Favorite Purdue Building: Mackey Arena
Favorite Big City: Chicago
Unique Travel Locale: The Bahamas
Country He'd Like to Visit: Tahiti
Favorite Thing About Alexander Field: The Playing Surface
Favorite Thing About College Baseball: The Competition
Furry Friend: Charlie, Australian Labradoodle & Earl, Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier

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