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Anthony Hermelyn
Player Profile:
Anthony Hermelyn 1373473
Position: Catcher
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 200
Year: Junior
Hometown: McKinney, Texas
High School: McKinney High School

2015 [Junior]: All-Big 12 First Team honoree… named to the ABCA All-Midwest Region First Team… drafted and signed by the Houston Astros in the fourth round with the 109th overall pick… earned a spot on the Big 12 All-Academic First Team… started all 61 games at four different positions, including 27 at catcher, 23 at first base, nine at third and two as the designated hitter… third on the team with a .321 batting average with 78 hits and 27 runs scored… led the team with 49 RBI on 12 doubles, six home runs and slugged .453… opened the season with a 2-for-3 night with a double and a RBI against Notre Dame (2/13)… drove in four runs and went 2-for-3 with a double against SIUE (2/14)… went 2-for-5 with a RBI vs. Notre Dame (2/14)… tripled and went 2-for-3 with two runs and a RBI in a win vs. Oregon State (2/21) in the Big 12/Pac-12 Challenge… registered a 2-for-4 afternoon against Utah (2/22)… went 2-for-4 vs. BYU (2/26)… finished the BYU (2/28) series with a 2-for-4 effort with two runs and his first home run of the season… drove in three runs in a 3-for-5 day with a double and a run against Purdue (3/8)… went 2-for-4 against Oral Roberts (3/10)… double and drove in a run, while going 2-for-4 at Hawai’i (3/12)… went 3-for-4 with two walks, doubled, scored and drove in a run at Hawai’i (3/14)… knocked in three runs and scored two with a 3-for-6 day at Baylor (3/29)… went 2-for-5 with a RBI against Central Arkansas (3/31)… doubled and drove in a run on a 2-for-5 night with a run scored against Kansas (4/2)… went 2-for-2 and scored and drove in a run vs. KU (4/3)… finished the Kansas (4/4) series with a 3-for-5 day with a run scored for his fifth-straight multi-hit game… named the Big 12 Player of the Week (4/6)… opened the Texas (4/10) series with a 3-for-6 night… went 2-for-4 with a double, a run and a RBI at West Virginia (4/18)… drove in and scored a pair of runs, while going 2-for-5 at WVU (4/19)… homered and went 3-for-4 with two RBI, a run and a double at Wichita State (4/28)… drove in four runs, including a game-winning, two-run home run in the seventh vs. No. 11 Oklahoma State (5/3)… went 2-for-3 with two RBI at Kansas State (5/9)… knocked in three runs in a 3-for-5 effort against TCU (5/14)… posted a second-straight three-RBI game, while going 2-for-5 with a home run against TCU (5/15)… homered a went 2-for-4 with two RBI vs. TCU (5/16)… went yard in a third-straight game in a 2-for- effort vs. Kansas State (5/20) in the Big 12 Championship opener… doubled and went 2-for-4 with a run and a RBI vs. West Virginia (5/21)… second on the team with 26 multi-hit games and tied for the team-lead with 10 multi-RBI games… finished as a career .297 hitter with 188 hits… drove in 103 runs and scored 69 with 25 doubles and eight home runs.

2014 [Sophomore]: Started in 54 games in 2014, playing at catcher and first base... finished with a .289 batting average and a .360 slugging percentage... recorded seven doubles and two homeruns on the season... homered and went 2-for-4 with two runs and two RBI against Seton Hall (2/15)... went 3-for-4 with two RBI vs. Arkansas Pine Bluff (2/19)... recorded a 3-for-5 day against Rutgers (3/9)... drove in three runs and went 2-for-4 with a double against Belmont (3/15)... knocked in four runs on a 2-for-3 performance against Belmont (3/16)... went 3-for-5 with three runs scored and two driven in against Kansas State (3/22)... had 22 multi-hit games including a 4-for-5 performance with a home run and a triple against Baylor (5/3)... posted a 2-for-5 day with two RBI and a double against Oklahoma State (5/17). Summer 2014: Was selected to compete in the Cape Cod League playing for the Harwich Mariners... hit .308 on the summer with 117 at-bats... selected for the 2014 Cape Cod All Star game going 1-for-2 with a single.

2013 [Freshman]: Appeared in 59 games in 2013… started at catcher in 48 games… finished fourth on the team with a batting average of .275 while slugging .309… third on the team with 23 walks drawn and fourth on the team with an on base percentage of .356… recorded 14 multi-hit games and 26 RBI… went 3-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored in an extra innings win over TCU (3/24)… drove in two runs in a 7-6 Big 12 Tournament win over Kansas State (5/25).

High School: Four-year letterwinner at McKinney High School under head coach Jeremy Price ... posted a 1.62 ERA with 31 strikeouts against seven walks over 17.33 innings as a senior ... hit .417 with six doubles, one triple, one home run and 12 RBIs his senior season ... Named team MVP and first team all-district infield as a senior ... honored as team MVP, First Team All-State infield and District Offensive Player of the Year as a junior, First Team All-District infield as a sophomore and Second Team All-District infield as a freshman ... member of the National Honor Society ... team won District Championship his freshman and sophomore seasons.Summer 2012: Played for Frozen Ropes Titans of McKinney, Texas.

Personal: Full name is Anthony Howard Hermelyn ... Born in Dallas, Texas ... Parents are Mark and Paula Heremlyn ... Has one sister, Rachael ... Sociology major.

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