Gavin Weir Biography
Born in the USA, Gavin Weir is an American baseball player who plays as a pitcher for Sioux Falls Little League located in South Dakota.
Gavin Weir Age
Weir was born in 2009. He is 12 years old as of 2021.
Gavin Weir Height
Weir’s height measurements have not yet been made public.
Gavin Weir Dad / Parents
Weir’s dad is known as Ronnie. Speaking about his two sons who are baseball players, Ronnie said; “One of the best assets for Gavin and his older brother Drew is they can move the ball side to side and hit their locations. They learned to pitch that way and change speeds.
“It takes time to develop and you have to put the effort in. He’s not just a power pitcher, but also a finesse pitcher at the same time. When you can combine that with power pitching it makes it a lot tougher on the hitter.”
His father also described Weir as a humble and confident kid as well as selfless.
As of the moment, there is no more information available about Gavin’s dad. Information about his mother is also not available as of the time this article was published.
Gavin Weir Brother
Weir has an older brother named Drew who is also a baseball player. The two brothers have played alongside each other over the years and are amazing pitchers.
Gavin Weir Baseball
Weir began playing baseball at the age of 4 years. He is said to have been such a natural when throwing a baseball that it almost seemed he could just place it wherever he saw fit.
He has competed at different levels and has helped his team reach the series. During the regionals, Weir with a five-inning against Iowa and would later go-ahead to strike out 17 in his Series-qualifying no-hitter against regional champion Nebraska.
Weir has thrown more than 70 miles per hour and posses five pitches. At regionals, he recorded 30 of his 33 outs via strikeout at regionals after allowing just one hit at states and striking out 10 in 5 1/3 innings.
Gavin Weir Little League
On August 25, 2021, Weir helped his team reach the Little League World Series semifinals after what was referred to as one of the most dominant summer in Little League history.
Weir pitched a no-hitter against California, striking out 14 over six innings in a 1-0 win. He has pitched 43.2 shutout innings and has only allowed one hit.
Weir threw over 600 pitches throughout the summer. He has had 4 no-hitters.
South Dakota manager Mike Gorsett described him as an elite saying; “I don’t know if special even does him justice. He is elite. He’s somebody that just competes and competes.”
Gavin Weir Baseball Stats
- 43.2 innings pitched
- 609 pitches
- 1 hit
- 0 earned runs
- 114 strikeouts