4 Luke Preaus
4 Luke Preaus
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla.
Position: OF
Previous School: Northeastern Oklahoma A&M
B/T: R/R

2017
Took a redshirt in his first season with Oral Roberts baseball.

PRIOR TO ORU
Played two seasons at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M for head coach Roger Ward ... Earned all-conference honorable mention accolades after posting a .422 batting average for the Golden Norsemen as a sophomore in 42 games ... Tallied 13 doubles, two triples and seven home runs with 34 RBI, 38 runs scored and 13 stolen bases in 2016 ... His .802 slugging percentage ranked second on the team ... Went 3-for-4 with a grand slam and six RBI in the conference tournament against Connors State ... Made 34 appearances for NEO A&M in his first collegiate season scoring 29 runs behind a .337 batting average ... Hit .412 as a senior at Metro Christian Academy with six home runs and 23 stolen bases ... Earned a spot on the Oklahoma All-State Second Team and all-metro team in 2014 as an outfielder, while being named the team's Offensive Player of the Year ... Pitched a no-hitter in his junior season against Verdigris at the state tournament ... Helped the Patriots to a runner-up finish at the 2012 Oklahoma Class 3A state tournament ... Also lettered in football at Metro Christian.

PERSONAL
Plans to major in business administration at Oral Roberts ... Son of Ken and Paula Preaus ... Was named the top graduate from the College of Business and Technology at NEO A&M ... Finished 2015-16 with a perfect 4.0 grade point average to be named NEO A&M's Student-Athlete of the Year ... Chose ORU because of the historical baseball program, coaching staff and school environment ... Also recruited by Pittsburgh and New Mexico State.