Here's the first of the three-part preview of the Diamond Dawgs' 2013 campaign.
Born in Shoreline, Wash. ... son of Lynn and Joe Hendrickson ... mother, two grandparents and a great grandmother all attended the UW ... considering majoring in electrical engineering.
WASHINGTON 2013: Saw his first college action as a pinch hitter in the fourth game of the UC Davis series ... drove in a run with a double in his first college AB ... had two pinch-hit appearances at LSU ... singled in the March 10 game in Baton Rouge ... got first start, as the DH, March 30 at 12th-ranked Oregon, going 1-for-3 ... appeared as a pinch hitter April 14 at Stanford ... had a pinch-hit at bat April 21 vs. Oregon State ... also made a pinch-hit appearance May 3 at Arizona ... singled as a pinch hitter May 10 vs. Utah.
SHOREWOOD HIGH SCHOOL
Earned four varsity letters at Shorewood, playing for former Husky Wyatt Tonkin ... team captain as a senior ... teammate of fellow Husky Trevor Mitsui through junior season ... as a senior, named team VMP and first-team All-WesCo 3A ... hit .317 with 14 RBI and a .540 slugging percentage ... as a junior, helped lead the Thunderbirds to a 24-3 record and second place in the state tournament ... hit .455 with seven homers, 27 RBI and an .864 slugging mark as a junior, earning first-team All-WesCo and second-team all-area ... team finished fourth in state his sophomore year, when he hit .350 with 22 RBI ... also played both basketball and football as a sophomore and junior ... second-team all-league wide receiver and honorable mention all-league defensive back as a junior ... won a number of academic awards, including 2012 Washington State Honors Award, 2012 President's Award for Educational Excellence, 2012 Shorewood Scholar-Athlete Award and 2012 Shorewood High Outstanding Physical Education Student ... graduated with a 3.88 grade point average.