Schmidt showing elite power in first year with Sodbusters

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HASTINGS, Neb. (KSNB) - Hastings native, Grant Schmidt is competing in the Home Run Derby at Corbett Field in Minot, North Dakota. Schmidt is in his first year with the Hastings Sodbusters and leads the team in hits, RBI's and home runs.

Grant Schmidt hits triple for Hastings Sodbusters

"He's got so much power. Getting the opportunity to see how the ball flies off his bat is fun to see," Sodbusters Owner and General Manager Bryan Frew said. "He truly has professional type power, right now as a 20 year old. It is exciting to see every night."

Trey Kissack and Matt Hess will also represent the Sodbusters at the All-Star Game happening on July 16.