Honors & Awards
- Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2012)
Before Nebraska: A 2011 graduate of Lincoln Southwest High School, Tanner Lubach (pronounced Lou-bock) has three seasons of eligibility at Nebraska after playing his freshman season at Hutchinson Community College in 2012 where he was named a second-team NJCAA All-American • Was also a All-Jayhawk West and All-NJCAA Region VI first-team pick, as well as the Region VI Defensive Player of the Year • Ranked second on the Blue Dragons with a .383 average, while producing a team-high 70 hits in 52 games • Led the team in doubles (18), home runs (13) and RBI (57) • His 13 home runs tied for the sixth most in school history • Was a Super State pick by the Lincoln Journal Star in 2010 and 2011 • Played catcher and hit .376 as a senior for the Silverhawks under Head Coach Doug Kaltenberger • Added 30 RBIs on six doubles, four triples and seven home runs, while slugging .612 • Helped lead Southwest to the No. 1 seed at the 2011 Class A state tournament, but fell to Papillion-La Vista South in the title game • Played American Legion baseball for Pinnacle Bank • Hit .489 with 13 home runs and 63 RBI • Caught the first pitch of the 2011 College World Series from former President George W. Bush after being named the 2011 Nebraska All-State catcher • Chose Nebraska over Georgetown, North Dakota State, Creighton and Illinois State.
Personal: Born on Nov. 21, 1992 in Lincoln, Neb. • Parents are Laura and Bruce Lubach • Has one sister, Courtney • Major is business administration.