Landon Shofner
2017-18 Baseball
NO
20
POS
IF
YR-EXP
SO-1L
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 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.

FRESHMAN (2017): Shofner appeared in 3 games during his freshman season with the Patriots… Had a .250 batting average with 2 hits, including a double and sac bunt… Recorded 6 putouts in the infield and assisted on 2… Was a member of the ASC regular season and tournament Champions.

 

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."

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%
2017....  .250 3-2 8 0 2 1 0 0 2 3 .375 0 0 0 0 .250 0 1 0-0 6 2 0 1.000
TOTAL...  .250 3-2 8 0 2 1 0 0 2 3 .375 0 0 0 0 .250 0 1 0-0 6 2 0 1.000

SINGLE-SEASON RANKINGS:
Highest fielding pct.: t-1st (1.000 in 2017)