Samuel Plotkowski
2016-17 Baseball
NO
7
POS
C/OF
YR-EXP
JR-1L
B/T
R/R
HT
6-3
WT
195
HOMETOWN
Arlington, Texas
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Rogers State
Samuel Plotkowski

AT UT TYLER

SOPHOMORE (2016): Plotkowski played in 17 games with six starts in his sophomore season with the Patriots... Finished the year with three hits and five runs scored... Was a member of the ASC Championship team. 

PRIOR TO UT TYLER: Arrives in Tyler after playing at Rogers State University the past two seasons... Played and graduated from Calvary Christian Academy HS in Arlington... Finished HS career with a .450 batting average and was a three-year captain for head coach Mark Smith... Earned All-State honors and was a three-time all-district selection.

PERSONAL: Son of Mike and Jill Plotkowski. One brother, Travis. Mother, Jill, played basketball at UT Arlington and brother, Travis, played football at Howard Payne. 

MAJOR: Business Management

CAREER ASPIRATION: Start a Christian baseball organization

WHY UT TYLER: "It is close to home so my parents are able to watch me play. And it is an amazing program. It means that I am apart of something bigger than myself and wherever I go I represent something that will be here long after I am gone. It's being apart of a legacy."

BEYOND THE GAME
Favorite Baseball Team: Texas Rangers
Favorite Athlete: Matt Benning
Favorite Movie: Varsity Blues
Favorite TV Show: One Tree Hill
Favorite Musician: Green River Ordinance
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Hobby: Two-Stepping
Funniest Teammate: Hunter Palmer
Most Serious Teammate: Brady McCoy

Year avg gp-gs ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi tb slg% bb hbp so gdp ob% sf sh sb-att po a e fld%
2016.... .125 17-6 24 5 3 0 1 0 1 5 .208 3 1 6 0 .250 0 0 1-1 9 0 0 1.000
TOTAL... .125 17-6 24 5 3 0 1 0 1 5 .208 3 1 6 0 .250 0 0 1-1 9 0 0 1.000