2017 [Sophomore]: Appeared in 31 games… hit .167 with five RBI and a .389 on-base percentage… recorded a RBI-double at Dallas Baptist (4/18)… collected a hit and a RBI in an extra-inning win at West Virginia (4/30). Summer 2017: Spent a four-game stint with the Wisconsin Woodchucks in the Northwoods League before moving on to the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs of the Futures League… played 16 games for Wachusett and scored five runs.
2016 [Freshman]: Appeared in 29 games and started five on the infield… drew six walks and three hit-by-pitches for a .375 on-base percentage… scored twice and walked twice in a 1-for-3 game against Oral Roberts (5/3)… knocked in two runs twice during a series victory over Austin Peay (5/19, 5/21). Summer 2016: Named a Futures Collegiate Baseball League All-Star as a member of the Pittsfield Suns… hit .264 with 36 runs, 27 RBI and 11 doubles… pitched in four games of relief.
High School: Four-year letter winner in high school, including final two years under head coach Brian Aylor at Norman North High School… three-time team captain… All-City and All-State Large West selection as a senior… helped teams to 2013 and 2014 District Titles… won the Ferguson Jenkins Award in 2015 as state's top baseball player... also played for Midwest Elite in Norman, Okla.
Personal: Thomas Hughes. Parents: Debby and Pete Hughes. Siblings: Hal, Dom, Grace, and PJ. Father is an assistant baseball coach at Georgia and played football and baseball at Davidson. Mother played tennis at Davidson. Major: Administrative Leadership.