Position
Right-handed Pitcher
Height
6'3
Weight
210 lbs.
Class
Junior
Hometown
Pittsburgh, Pa.
Major
Interdisciplinary Studies
B/T
R
High School
Montour HS

Athletic pitcher that is a fierce competitor and very tough- minded … displays a toughness on the mound with his presence and aggressiveness … works on a good downhill angle with a fastball in the upper 80s and low 90s … curveball shows tight spin and late action down in the zone … does a good job of filling up the strike zone with all of his pitches.

2020 Season
Pitched in four games out of the bullpen, posting a 1-0 record and a 3.38 ERA in 5.1 innings with two walks and three strikeouts … earned a relief win on Feb. 15 vs. Indiana, working 1.2 shutout innings with no hits, no walks and two strikeouts … needed only seven pitches to work 1.1 hitless and scoreless innings vs. Louisiana Tech on Feb. 26.

2019 Season
Pitched in 25 games as a reliever, recording a 3-1 mark and a 5.24 ERA in 34.1 innings with 34 strikeouts … the winning pitcher in NCAA Baton Rouge Regional championship game vs. Southern Miss (June 2), firing two shutout innings while allowing two hits with no walks and two strikeouts … also pitched a scoreless relief inning in the regional opener versus Stony Brook (May 31) with one strikeout … pitched 2.1 scoreless relief innings versus Ole Miss (May 4), allowing just one hit … fired eight straight scoreless innings over four appearances from March 28-April 9, allowing three hits with seven strikeouts … picked up a relief win on April 3 versus South Alabama, working two scoreless innings with no walks and one strikeout … excellent relief outing at Mississippi State (March 28), as he recorded 3.2 shutout innings with no hits and three strikeouts … fired a career-high six strikeouts and earned his first career save, as he worked the final four innings of Game 2 win over Kentucky (March 16) … fired 1.2 shutout innings versus Holy Cross (March 6), allowing no hits and no walks with four strikeouts.

2018 Season
Pitched in 16 games as a reliever, recording a 1-0 mark and a 4.91 ERA in 22 innings with 13 walks and 19 strikeouts … picked up first career win on May 9 versus McNeese State, firing 1.1 shutout innings while allowing just one hit … pitched a season-high 3.2 innings on February 17 versus Notre Dame, limiting the Irish to no runs on two hits with no walks and four strikeouts … also recorded four Ks in three innings of work versus New Orleans on February 21 … worked 1.1 shutout innings versus Alabama (May 12), allowing two hits with two strikeouts … pitched three innings in NCAA Regional game at Oregon State (June 2), allowing two runs in three hits with one strikeout.

Prior to LSU
Recorded a 14-3 career mark, firing 174 strikeouts in 117 innings with a 0.63 ERA and eight saves … posted a .437 career batting average in high school, also playing first base and third base … 2017 Perfect Game 1st Team Atlantic Region; also named to the USA Today all-Pennsylvania team .. a three-time Big 5/6A All Conference and All Area selection … a two-time Max Preps Player of the Year … lettered in four high school sports (baseball, football, basketball, golf) and was an all-conference football defensive end.

Personal
Full name is Trent Jacob Vietmeier … parents are Glenn and Kelly Vietmeier … has two younger sisters, Brooke and Ava … on choosing to attend LSU – “I wanted to be surrounded by the best coaches, players and fans in the country and win a National Championship! I love the people and their energy here at LSU!” … majoring in interdisciplinary studies at LSU … born October 3, 1998, in Pittsburgh, Pa.

Vietmeier’s LSU Career Highs
Innings: 4.0 vs. Kentucky (3/16/19)
Strikeouts: 6 vs. Kentucky (3/16/19)
Hits Allowed: 5 vs. Kentucky (3/16/19)
Runs: 6 at Arkansas (5/10/19)
Earned Runs: 5 at Arkansas (5/10/19)
Walks: 3 at Mississippi State (3/28/19)

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