One-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Fall 2011)
2013 (So.) Has seen action in six games with three starts at first base ... Went 1-for-1 with a double for first career hit vs. UC Irvine (2/16) ... Had two hits and scored twice in first career start vs. UC Irvine (2/17) ... Two-run seventh inning single drove in first two career RBI vs. UCLA (2/24) ... Currently batting .333 with a .412 on-base percentage.
Played in five games off bench ... Saw at-bats in two games, going 0-for-2 as pinch hitter ... Had pinch-hit appearance against Lamar (3/3) and two at-bats vs. TAMU-Corpus Christi (4/18).
Pitched and played middle infield for coach Dale Westmoreland at Magnolia (Texas) High School ... Three-year letterwinner ... Helped team to 2011 regional finals by hitting .415 with seven doubles, 33 runs and 25 RBI ... Also posted 7-1 record with 1.99 ERA over 50.0 innings pitched as senior ... Earned first-team All-District 17-4A as infielder ... Academic All-State honoree ... Participated in Houston 4A All-Star Game ... teammate of Baylor pitcher Joe Kirkland.
Full name is Duncan MacRae Wendel ... Born June 5, 1993, in Atlanta, Ga. ... Son of Robert and Gillian Wendel ... Mechanical Engineering major.