Sam Sitton
2016-17 Baseball
NO
34
POS
LHP
YR-EXP
JR-TR
B/T
L/L
HT
6-0
WT
190
HOMETOWN
Lindale, Texas
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Tyler Junior College
Sam Sitton

PRIOR TO UT TYLER: Transfers to UT Tyler as a junior following two seasons at Tyler Junior College… Pitched for the Apaches who won the JUCO World Series in both his seasons at TJC…. Pitched and graduated from Lindale High School where he played for head coach Russell Boker… Recorded an 11-1 record during his junior season before having a 1.26 ERA with 53 strikeouts as a senior… Also hit .397 with 21 RBI for Lindale where he was named a first-team all-district pitcher as a junior and then the District’s Pitcher of the Year as a senior.

PERSONAL: Son of Steve Sitton and Stacie Neill. Has three siblings, Alex, Dalton and Colby. 

MAJOR: Marketing

CAREER ASPIRATION: Scrap metal business / Equipment broker

WHY UT TYLER: "Great school and close to family."

BEYOND THE GAME
Favorite Baseball Team: Texas Rangers
Favorite Athlete: Derek Jeter
Favorite Movie: Warrior
Favorite TV Show: Shameless
Favorite Musician:Joe Nichols
Favorite Food: Steak
Favorite Hobby: Hunting
Funniest Teammate: Josh Anton
Most Serious Teammate: Jonathan Groff