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Tyler Holton
Player Profile:
Tyler Holton 2409344
Position: LHP/OF
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 200
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Tallahassee, Fla.
High School: Lincoln
(Updated November 2016)

  • 2016 Freshman All-American (Baseball America)
  • All-Regional Team, 2016 NCAA Tallahassee Regional
  • 2016 ACC Academic Honor Roll
FRESHMAN (2016)Proved to be a multi-faceted player both at the plate and on the mound…recorded 28 at-bats on the season and appeared in 18 games as a pitcher, starting 10 of them…as a pitcher, he led the team in strikeouts (84)…in his 32 games as a hitter, he earned an on-base percentage of .389…ended the season 3-4 as a pitcher with a 2.79 ERA, the lowest of all starting pitchers…earned the first save of his college career when he pitched four shutout innings against Rhode Island on February 20…on May 28, he pitched a career-high seven innings against Miami, while only giving up two runs and striking out a season-high nine batters in an FSU walk-off win, sending the Seminoles into the ACC Championship Game…one of five players to hit a home run in the June 5 18-6 win over South Alabama in the Tallahassee Regional…named a Freshman All-American by Baseball America…played summer ball for the Falmouth Commodores in the Cape Cod League, where he struck out 14 batters over 13 innings and went 3-for-19 with four walks at the plate.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Lincoln High School in Tallahassee…capped off his senior season with a .338 batting average, 37 RBI and 10 home runs…tossed 47.1 innings, tallied 64 strikeouts, surrendered 26 hits while posting a 6-2 record with a 0.74 ERA…earned Big Bend Player of the Year honors following a solid 2015 season…was Most Valuable Pitcher of WWBA Perfect Game World Series in Jupiter.

PERSONAL: Son of Debbie and Kelley Holton…graduated Lincoln High School with a 4.1 GPA…has one sibling, Nicole, who played volleyball at Gulf Coast Community College and Montevallo University…majoring in sport management…born on June 13, 1996.
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