Heston Kjerstad is an American baseball player who was picked by the Baltimore Orioles in the 2020 MLB Draft. He previously played for Arkansas Razorbacks.
Heston’s Bio & Family: Age, Parents, College
The 21-years-of-age baseball player was born as Heston Sawyer Kjerstad to his parents, Dave Kjerstad and Jody Kjerstad on February 12, 1999. He grew up in his hometown of Amarillo, Texas, the United States, alongside his two brothers, Reid Kjerstad and Dex X Kjerstad, and a sister named McCall Kjerstad. His parents own and operate Amarillo’s Water Still since 1989. Besides, his brothers are all great athletes.
Heston joined Randall High School for his early education. Later on, he enrolled at the University of Arkansas. He holds white ethnicity and his birth sign is Aquarius.
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Career & Net Worth; MLB Draft
During his junior high school career, Heston batted .477 with 32 RBIs. Later, starting for the Arkansas Razorbacks, he batted .332 with 30 extra-base hits, 14 home runs, 58 RBIs. He also helped the team to the 2018 College World Series final and was named to the All-Tournament team. During his sophomore year, Heston was again named second-team All-SEC after batting .327 with 17 home runs and 51 RBI’s.
Furthermore, during the summer, Heston played for the Team USA Collegiate National Baseball Team and batted .395 in 14 games. He was recently selected as the second overall pick by the Baltimore Orioles in the 2020 MLB Draft.
Heston’s Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriend
Heston is currently dating his girlfriend named Klaire Trainor, who is a year younger than him. She seems to be very supportive of Heston’s baseball career.
The power couple is often caught spending time with each other on Heston’s Instagram account. Besides, Klaire also mentions her beau frequently on her Instagram profile. Recently on 11 June 2020, she was seen congratulating Heston on his big move to Orioles.
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Height & Body Statistics
The young player stands tall at a height of 6 feet and 3 inches (1.9 meters). Besides, he has a body weight of 220 pounds (99 kg). Heston has brown hair and brown eyes.
|Bio & Family|
|Birth Name||Heston Sawyer Kjerstad|
|DOB||February 12, 1999|
|Place of Birth||Amarillo, Texas, U.S.|
|Father’s Name||Dave Kjerstad|
|Mother’s Name||Jody Kjerstad|
|Brother/s||Reid Kjerstad, Dex X Kjerstad|
|High School||Randall High School|
|College/University||University of Arkansas|
|Career & Net Worth|
|Known For||Baltimore Orioles|
|Notable Credits||Named the Southeastern Conference (SEC) Freshman of the Year, second-team All-SEC and a freshman All-American by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association and the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper|
|Wedding Date||Not Yet|
|Height||6 feet 3 inches (1.9 meters)|
|Weight||220 pounds (99kg)|