Cam Gust hit .329 with 17 RBI as a senior at Riverton High School.
Dec. 16, 2013
With baseball season right around the corner, UtahUtes.com will introduce you to the new players on the team in 'Getting to Know.' Today's spotlight is Cam Gust, who was an all-state selection out of Riverton High School.
What is your favorite baseball memory?
My favorite memory is taking the 5A MVP for the high school all-star game.
What is your favorite sport besides baseball?
What do you like to do when you are not playing baseball?
Fishing and hunting.
Do you have a nickname? How did you get your nickname?
Gusty was given to me by my high school coach.
Why did you choose Utah? What is the best thing about Utah?
I always wanted to play for Utah. It's close to home and in the Pac-12.
Who has been the biggest influence in your life and why?
My dad. He's a great example and he always makes time to help me with baseball.
My favorite thing about Salt Lake City is:
The fishing and the mountains.
What are your goals for this year?
To earn a spot and help the team win.