Brett Hayes • Catcher • Nevada
the 2004 WAC preseason Player of the Year by the conference coaches
and the preseason team catcher...made an impact a year ago in his
first season earning Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-America honors
and was selected to the CollegeBaseballInsider.com honorable mention
All-America team...2003 Western Athletic Conference Freshman of
the Year and was the first team All-WAC catcher...expected to again
be a leader both offensively and defensively...versatility allows
him to play several positions but is slated to again be the Wolf
Hayes is a versatile athlete who has the ability to play any outfield
position, third base or even catch.
SCHOOL: Two-sport athlete lettering twice in baseball and football
at Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, Calif....batted .410...twice
named to All-Mission League baseball and football teams...Most Valuable
Receiver Award for football...member of two NDHS Mission League
Championship football squads.
Undecided on major...born Feb. 13, 1984...son of Tim and Kristen
Hayes...enjoys mountain biking, swimming, surfing, and playing video
games in his spare time...father was drafted by the Kansas City
Royals and grandfather played for the Cleveland Indians.