Pat Kelly Will Sign with Twins, Leave Huskers

Norris Star Jakson Reetz Signs With Nationals

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Updated: Tue, 10 Jun 2014 10:59:45 CST

Husker 2nd baseman Pat Kelly will sign with the Minnesota Twins and forego his senior season at Nebraska...

Pat, who's winning Grand Slam against Illinois cliched 2nd place in the Big Ten, was taken in the 12th round by the Twins after an excellent junior season..

He hit .311 with four home runs and 55 RBI's playing in all 62 games. He was a 3 time All–Big Ten selection and twice a 1st team choice.

Pat helped lead the Huskers to the NCAA Tournaemnt for the first time sicne 2008.

He'll report to rookie camp in Ft. Myers, Florida and then probably be assigned to the Twins farm team in Elizabethtown, Tennessee.

Pat said he can't say enough about the Husker coaching staff whom he said made him the player he is today.  Norris high school catcher and Husker recruit Jakson Reetz signs with the Washington Nationals.