Collegiate Baseball ~ Ping! Baseball
2007 ALL-BIG TEN CONFERENCE
Third Team ~ Starting Pitcher
FRESHMAN / 2007
Earned Freshman All-America honors from Collegiate Baseball and Ping! Baseball ... named to the third team of the All-Big Ten Conference squad ... appeared in 13 games, starting a Purdue freshman record 12 on the mound ... was 6-4 on the hill with a 4.34 ERA ... his six wins rank second on the Purdue freshman record list ... led the Boilermakers with four wins during Big Ten play, posting a 4-2 conference record with a 5.40 ERA in seven starts ... posted his first collegiate win at Western Kentucky (3/4), allowing one run in 5.0 innings with a season-high six strikeouts ... posted wins in three consecutive Big Ten starts vs. Illinois (4/1), Indiana (4/13) and 17th-ranked Michigan (4/20) ... went 5.0 innings vs. Michigan (4/20), yielding just two runs on five hits ... limited Penn State (5/6) to one run in 5.0 innings for his sixth win of the season.
Originally signed to play baseball at Louisiana State ... was a three-year letterwinner at Fort Wayne Snider High School ... batted .348 with two homeruns as a sophomore ... hit .512 with eight homers and 42 RBI as a junior while earning all-conference and all-area honors ... batted .398 with 10 doubles and 33 RBI as a senior while posting a 9-1 record with a 0.32 ERA and 92 strikeouts on the mound, earning all-area, all-conference and all-state honors ... led team to Indiana Class 4A state championship his senior year ... also played in the IHSBCA North-South All-Star Game following senior season ... was high school teammate of Purdue freshman Kevin Cahill.
Full name is Tony Alexander Sedlmeyer ... was born on May 30, 1987, in Fort Wayne, Ind. ... son of William and Laurie Sedlmeyer ... has two brothers, Nick and Joe, and two sisters, Emilie and Sophie ... majoring in law and society.