Blake Wilson
2016-17 Baseball
NO
3
POS
IF
YR-EXP
SO-1L
B/T
L/R
HT
5-8
WT
160
HOMETOWN
Midlothian, Texas
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Midlothian HS
Blake Wilson

UT TYLER AWARDS
- ASC All-Conference Honorable Mention (2016, 2017)
- ASC All-Tournament Team (Blue Bracket MVP)

SOPHOMORE (2017): Wilson hit .305 with 46 hits in his second season with the patriots, earning him an ASC All-Conference Honorable Mention… He played in 46 games and had 24 runs scored, 22 RBI’s, and 23 walks… Wilson put together three 5-game hit streaks and 12 multi-hit games… He had four 3-hit games throughout the season against University of the Ozarks (2) and Concordia (2)… Wilson’s .408 OBP helped lead the Patriots to another ASC Championship.

FRESHMAN (2016): Wilson hit .319 with 44 total hits for the Patriots in his first season in Tyler... He started 38 games and had six doubles, 13 RBI and scored 27 runs... Wilson had 14 multi-hit games and put together an 11-game hitting streak during his freshman season... He had three hit games against LeTourneau and Concordia... Wilson was named the ASC Championship Blue Bracket MVP after going 9-for-18 during the tournament. 

PRIOR TO UT TYLER: 
Arrives in Tyler after graduating and playing at Midlothian High School... Hit .425 and earned second-team all-district honors during his senior season.

PERSONAL: Son of Lisa and Ricky Wilson. Has one sister, Breanne Sheets.

MAJOR: Kinesiology

CAREER ASPIRATION: College baseball coach

WHY UT TYLER: "I like the school and baseball program. It means a lot to me to be a part of such a successful baseball team."

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....  .319 41-38 138 27 44 6 0 0 13 50 .362 10 4 14 5 .379 1 15 0-2 44 75 7 .944
2017....  .305 46-44 151 24 46 4 1 0 22 52 .344 23 4 17 2 .408 1 5 4-5 28 91 15 .888
TOTAL...  .311 87-82 289 51 90 10 1 0 35 102 .353 33 8 31 7 .395 2 20 4-7 72 166 22 .915
CAREER ALL-TIME RANKINGS:
Most sacrifice hits: 2nd (20)

SINGLE-SEASON RANKINGS:
Most sacrifice hits: 1st (15 in 2016)
Most ground outs: 2nd (63 in 2016)
Most times grounded into DP: t-2nd (5 in 2016)