Landon Shofner
2016-17 Baseball
NO
20
POS
IF
YR-EXP
RS-FR
B/T
R/R
HT
5-11
WT
195
HOMETOWN
Lubbock, Texas
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Cisco College
Landon Shofner

PRIOR TO UT TYLER: Transfers to UT Tyler after starting his collegiate career at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and Cisco College... Played high school baseball at Lubbock Coronado for head coach Gary Hix... Was a first-team all-district selection as a senior at Coronado where he was sixth in Class 6A in with 42 RBI and in triples... Hit .385 as a senior and earned a spot on the Perfect Game All-Senior Team and was a Perfect Game All-State honorable mention selection.

PERSONAL: Son of Bryan and Diane Shofner. Has one sibling, Taylor. 

MAJOR: Business Management

CAREER ASPIRATION: Work in the front office of a MLB team. 

WHY UT TYLER: "I chose UT Tyler because I knew I would have a chance to play in the biggest games with this team. The program has great coaches, a great team and it's a great campus."

BEYOND THE GAME
Favorite Baseball Team: Boston Red Sox
Favorite Athlete: Derek Jeter
Favorite Movie: Hacksaw Ridge
Favorite TV Show: The Office
Favorite Musician: Post Malone / Drake
Favorite Hobby: Writing/Weight Lifting
Funniest Teammate: Hunter Palmer
Most Serious Teammate: Blake Ross