PRESEASON DEPTH CHART - 2014 Preseason Commodore Depth Chart - Vanderbilt Athletics

 
PRESEASON DEPTH CHART
                     2014 Preseason Commodore Depth Chart

    Left Field                                          Center Field                                            Right Field
    Kyle Smith                                          John Norwood                                            Rhett Wiseman
    Ro Coleman                                          Bryan Reynolds                                          Bryan Reynolds
    Nolan Rogers                                        Drake Parker                                            Will Cooper
    Will Cooper
    Drake Parker
                        Shortstop                                                     Second Base
                        Vince Conde                                                   Dansby Swanson
                        Dansby Swanson                                                Tyler Campbell
                        Tyler Campbell                                                Nolan Rogers
                                                                                      Ro Coleman
                                                     Starting Pitchers
                           Third Base                Tyler Beede (R)                   First Base
                           Xavier Turner             Carson Fulmer (R)                 Zander Wiel
                           Vince Conde               Jared Miller (L)                  Kyle Smith
                           Tyler Campbell            T.J. Pecoraro (R)                 Tyler Green
                           Penn Murfee               Walker Buehler (R)                Aubrey McCarty
                                                     Tyler Ferguson (R)
                                                                                                             Relief Pitchers
                                                                                                             Adam Ravenelle (R)
                                                                                                             Steven Rice (L)
                                                                                                             Hayden Stone (R)
                                                                                                             Luke Stephenson (R)
                                                                                                             Jordan Sheffield (R)
    Designated Hitter                                   Catcher                                              John Kilichowski (L)
    Kyle Smith                                          Chris Harvey                                         Ryan Johnson (L)
    Bryan Reynolds                                      Jason Delay                Closer                    Ben Bowden (L)
    Chris Harvey                                        Karl Ellison               Brian Miller (R)
    Ro Coleman                                                                     Carson Fulmer (R)
                                                                                   Adam Ravenelle (R)
                                                                                   Steven Rice (L)

Roster Breakdown by State (14 total)                                Roster Breakdown by Class
California (1)       Kentucky (1)        Pennsylvania (1)           Seniors (2)             Sophomores (9)         Freshmen (15)
Tyler Ferguson       Walker Buehler      Chris Harvey               T.J. Pecoraro           Walker Buehler         Ben Bowden
Florida (4)          Massachusetts (4)   Tennessee (9)              Steven Rice             Tyler Campbell         Ro Coleman
Vince Conde          Tyler Beede         Will Cooper                                        Tyler Ferguson         Jason Delay
Karl Ellison         Ben Bowden          Brian Miller               Juniors (8)             Carson Fulmer          Karl Ellison
Carson Fulmer        Adam Ravenlle       Penn Murfee                Tyler Beede             Kyle Smith             Tyler Green
John Kilichowski     Rhett Wiseman       Drake Parker               Will Cooper             Dansby Swanson         Ryan Johnson
Georgia (3)          New Jersey (1)      Bryan Reynolds             Vince Conde             Xavier Turner          John Kilichowski
Jason Delay          John Norwood        Jordan Sheffield           Chris Harvey            Rhett Wiseman          Aubrey McCarty
Aubrey McCarty       New York (2)        Kyle Smith                 Brian Miller            Zander Wiel            Penn Murfee
Dansby Swanson       Tyler Green         Hayden Stone               Jared Miller                                   Drake Parker
Illinois(1)          T.J. Pecoraro       Zander Wiel                John Norwood                                   Bryan Reynolds
Ro Coleman           Ohio (1)            Texas (1)                  Adam Ravenelle                                 Nolan Rogers
Indiana (4)          Xavier Turner       Ryan Johnson                                                              Jordan Sheffield
Jared Miller         Oregon (1)
                                                                                                                   Luke Stephenson
Steven Rice          Tyler Campbell
                                                                                                                   Hayden Stone
Nolan Rogers
Luke Stephenson

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                         11 Ty l e r B e e d e                                                           2014 Preseason All-American
                                                                                                              2013 All-American
                                                                                                          2013 Golden Spikes Finalist
                         Ju n i o r - RHP
                                                                                                                 2013 All-SEC
                         6’ 4” 220 l b s.                                                                   2012 Freshman All-SEC
                         B a t s/ T h r o w s: R/ R                                                            W-L         ERA         G/GS           BB           K
                         A u b u r n, Ma s s.                                                2012              1-5         4.52        16/11          32           68
                                                                                             2013              14-1        2.32        17/17          63           103
                         Lawrence Academy                                                    CAREER            15-6        3.23        33/28          95           171
QUOTING CORBIN Love the way he has developed his leadership skills                     2012 Posted a solid freshman campaign pitching primarily in the
and developed as a man. Tyler has a very good understanding of ‘team’ and              weekend rotation as a starter... Named to All-Tournament Team at Raleigh
the building of individual relationships. He is very respected by his teammates        Regional... Turned in 5.1 stellar innings of relief in Raleigh Regional final
for his servant behavior, the effort he puts toward other players and his invest-      against NC State 6/4 with eight strikeouts and allowing four runs, three earned,
ment level into the game. He will have the opportunity to stay in this game for        on four hits... Took his fifth loss of the year giving up three runs on four hits and
a while.                                                                               three walks over 3.1 innings in SEC Tournament Championship Game against
2013 A first team All-American according to the NCBWA, a second                        Mississippi State 5/27... Pitched seven scoreless innings against Kentucky
team All-American by Collegiate Baseball, ABCA, Perfect Game and Baseball              4/28 with eight strikeouts in a no decision... Turned in his third straight quality
America... Named a finalist for the Dick Howser Trophy and Golden Spikes               start allowing three runs on nine hits over seven innings in taking the loss
Award... Pinned with his first loss of the season in his shortest outing of the        against Auburn 4/14... Walked three batters while turning in his second straight
year allowing two runs on five hits over 2.2 innings with three walks in Super         quality start allowing one run on two hits over six-plus innings of a no decision
Regional loss to Louisville 6/9... Struggled with command in four-plus innings         at Mississippi State 4/7... Pitched six innings to earn his first collegiate win
of a no decision against Illinois 6/1 in NCAA Tournament allowing four runs,           against South Carolina 3/31 striking out seven and allowing one run on five
two earned, on two hits and five walks... Tagged as a second team All-SEC              hits... Turned in five solid innings allowing only one run on eight hits with eight
pitcher... Won his school record 14th game in 7.1 dominating innings vs. Texas         strikeouts in no decision against Georgia 3/24... Tagged for three home runs in
A&M 5/24 at the SEC Tournament striking out eight scattering two hits and              his second start, third loss, at Florida 3/18 allowing five runs on five hits over
walking four while allowing no runs... Tagged for a season-high six runs on            five innings with six strikeouts... Worked three innings of relief allowing one
eight hits in his first no decision of the season in 3.2 innings against Alabama       run on four hits and two inherited runners to score against San Diego 3/11...
5/17... Matched the school record with his 13th win of the year gutting through        Pinned with his second loss after allowing four runs, three earned on five hits,
5.1 innings at Kentucky 5/11 allowing two runs, one earned, on two hits and            including a grand slam, over 4.2 innings at Belmont 3/6 with six strikeouts...
five walks... Earned his 12th straight win at South Carolina 5/4 clinching the         Made his collegiate debut with a start at Stanford 2/18 taking the loss, allowing
SEC East with 6.1 innings allowing two runs on two hits with four walks and            nine runs, five earned, on nine hits over 4.1 innings.
seven strikeouts taking a no hitter into the seventh... Matched David Price’s          High School First team All-American (Aflac, Under Armour, Baseball
school-best 11-0 start with his 11th win of the season, tossing six innings            America, Rawlings, USA Today, Louisville Slugger and ESPN Rise)... Named
allowing two runs on seven hits with seven strikeouts against Mississippi              Mr. Baseball by ESPN New England 2011... ISL Spring MVP 2011... 2011 LSL
State 4/27... Moved to 10-0 on the season becoming just the ninth pitcher in           champions... 2009 Massachusetts State champions... Captained the baseball
Vanderbilt history to reach at least 10 wins in a single season with his victory       team as a senior... Played football (3 years) and basketball (1 year) along with
at Georgia 4/20 in the second game of a doubleheader allowing a season-high            baseball (4 years)... Drafted in the first round (21st overall) by Toronto in 2011
four runs on seven hits with seven strikeouts across seven innings... Struck out       MLB Draft, only first round pick not to sign in 2011.
                                                          a career-best 10 in ninth    ACADEMICS           Beede is majoring in organizational development.
              Career Game Highs                           straight win with seven
   Innings Pitched: *7.1, 5/24/13 vs. Texas A&M innings against Missouri               PERSONAL Tyler Joseph Beede (BEE-dee)... Born 5/23/93... Son of Walter
   Strikeouts: 10, 4/13/13 vs. Missouri                   4/13 allowing one run on     Beede and Cheryl Rivers... Has an older brother, Kyle... Nickname is Young
   Hits Allowed: 9, 2/19/12 at Stanford                   three hits and no walks,     Beedah... Favorites include teammate Jared Miller (baseball player), Boston
   Walks Allowed: *6, 3/16/13 at Auburn                   first career start with no   Red Sox (baseball team) and football (other sport)... Rapping is his second-best
   Runs Allowed: 9, 2/19/12 at Stanford                   walks... Won his eighth      talent, he has produced eight songs... Says teammate Adam Ravenelle would
                                                          straight allowing one run    play him in a movie about his life... One word that describes him is hard-
on four hits and five walks with six strikeouts at Ole Miss 4/6... Stayed perfect      working... Roommates with Zander Wiel, Sam Wild and Mike Portu... Chose
winning his seventh game in his seventh start with his longest outing of the           Vanderbilt because of the great academics, baseball program, coaching staff
season, tossing 7.1 innings and allowing two runs on four hits and five walks          and the winning tradition.
with nine strikeouts against Tennessee 3/30... Turned in his second straight
scoreless outing with 6.1 innings against Florida 3/23 walking five, scatter-
ing two hits and fanning four, not allowing a run in 13.2 innings... Named the
TSWA Pitcher of the week for his performance at Auburn... Pitched 6.1 no-hit
innings before a single broke up the bid, turned in 6.2 scoreless innings despite
matching a career-high six walks in win at Auburn 3/16... Walked a career-high
six batters but earned the win allowing one unearned run on two hits over 6.2
innings at Oregon 3/9... Won his third straight start with 6.2 innings against
Illinois-Chicago 3/2 striking out eight and scattering five hits... Struck out nine
batters over seven innings in win over Monmouth 2/23, fanned the first six bat-
ters of the game... Right-hander tossed five innings on a cold day at Hawkins
Field to earn the win over Long Beach State 2/16... SUMMER BALL
Joined a long line of Commodore pitchers to play for Team USA pitching in five
games, three starts, going 1-1 for the Red, White & Blue team that went 20-3.

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                         13 Wa lke r B ue h l e r                                                         2012-13 First-Year
                         S o p h o m o r e - RHP                                                       SEC Academic Honor Roll
                         6’ 1” 165 l b s.
                         B a t s/ T h r o w s: R/ R
                                                                                                              W-L         ERA        G/GS           BB          K
                         L e x i n g t o n, Ky.                                             2013              4-3         3.14       16/9           25          57
                         He n r y C l a y HS                                                CAREER            4-3         3.14       16/9           25          57

QUOTING CORBIN In a short amount of time, I have enjoyed watching                      High School Two-time All-State and two-time All-City selection...
Walker mature academically and physically. He possesses a very good skill set          Team won three straight District championships and was Regional runner-up
as a pitcher and has a great mind for all facets of the game. He impacted our          in 2010... Holds the single-season strikeout record with 98 strikeouts in 66.0
pitching staff as a freshman and will continue to do so as he moves forward.           innings for Henry Clay HS, where he had his jersey retired and lettered for four
His future is very bright in this program.                                             years on the baseball team... Played summer ball with Marucci Elite... Was a
2013 Wrapped up a solid freshman season going 4-3 with a 3.14 ERA in                   14th round pick by Pittsburgh in 2012 draft.
16 games and led all VU freshmen with nine starts... Tagged for a career-high          ACADEMICS Buehler is majoring in political science and was a SEC
five runs on a career-high 10 hits in loss to Georgia Tech 6/2 in NCAA Tourna-         First-Year Academic Honor Roll selection as a freshman.
ment... Pegged with the loss allowing four runs on seven hits, including three         PERSONAL Walker Anthony Buehler... Born 7/28/94... Son of Karen and
home runs, in SEC Tournament loss to Texas A&M 5/22... Pitched a career-best           Tony Buehler... Has three siblings: Brady, Delaney and Bella... Favorites include
seven innings in his fourth win of the year, topping Alabama 5/16 allowing two         Mat Latos (baseball player), Cincinnati Reds (baseball team), Tiger Woods
runs, one earned, on seven hits with six strikeouts... Earned his first career         (favorite non-baseball athlete), The Departed, Anchorman, Goodfellas and
save with three innings of work at Kentucky 5/11 in first game of doubleheader         Old School (movies), The League and Blue Mountain State (TV shows), Red
allowing one run on five hits... Turned in a perfect inning of relief on 10 pitches    Hot Chili Peppers (band)... Says he would be a lawyer or politician if not an
against Mississippi State 4/28... Earned his third win with 5.1 innings at Louis-      athlete... Actor Matthew Broderick would play him in a movie about his life...
ville 4/23 allowing one run on four hits with two walks... Tossed two scoreless        Lists cooking as his oddest talent... Uses the word logical to describe himself...
innings of relief in win over Missouri 4/13... Worked one inning of scoreless          Roommates with Kyle Smith, John Norwood and Brian Miller... Chose Vander-
relief at Ole Miss 4/7... Saw his first SEC action against Tennessee 3/29 allow-       bilt because he “wanted a baseball family.”
ing three runs, two earned, on seven hits in 3.2 innings of relief... Pinned with
his first collegiate loss at MTSU 3/20 giving up four runs, three earned, on six
hits over four innings... Won his second straight start with six innings of work
against Buffalo 3/13 striking out seven... Earned his first career win with six
                                                        scoreless innings against
                                                        Eastern Illinois 3/5 scat-
              Career Game Highs
                                                        tering five hits... Tossed
  Innings Pitched: 7.0, 5/16/13 vs. Alabama
                                                        five solid innings against
  Strikeouts: *7, 3/13/13 vs. Buffalo
                                                        Arkansas State 2/26
  Hits Allowed: 10, 6/2/13 vs. Georgia Tech
                                                        allowing three runs on five
  Walks Allowed: 8, 2/20/13 vs. Central Ark.
                                                        hits with seven srikeouts...
  Runs Allowed: 5, 6/2/13 vs. Georgia Tech
                                                        Freshman pitched around
                                                        eight walks to allow only
one run in four innings of his collegiate debut against Central Arkansas 2/20.

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                          2 Ty l e r C am p b e l l
                          S o p h o m o r e - IF
                          6’ 0 ” 160 l b s.
                          B a t s/ T h r o w s: R/ R
                                                                                                                AVG         G/GS           HR          RBI         E
                          P o r t l a n d, O r e.                                             2013              .313        12/2           0           0           2
                          L a ke O s w e g o HS                                               CAREER            .313        12/2           0           0           2

QUOTING CORBIN Ty is a very good athlete who can do many things                         PERSONAL Tyler Scott Campbell... Born 9/26/92... Son of Fritz and Kristan
on the baseball field. He is very adept at playing all infield positions and has        Campbell... Has one sister, MacKenzie... His father was a world champion
a speed component to his offensive game as well. He will be utilized in many            wrestler... Nickname is Ty or TC... Favorites include Nomar Garciaparra (base-
different ways as we move forward this year. He has a fun personality and is            ball player), Inception and Shutter Island (movies), Big Bang Theory and Dex-
very well liked by his teammates.                                                       ter (TV shows), Cheese Steaks (meal)... Says he would be a music producer if
2013 Played in 12 games in his first season as a Commodore, starting                    not an athlete... Actor Will Smith would play him in a movie about his life... Lists
two games and hitting .313 with three runs scored... Earned his second start at         riding a unicycle as his oddest talent... Uses the word ambitious to describe
SS going 1-for-2 with a run scored at Oregon 3/9... Earned his first career start       himself... Roommates with Rhett Wiseman... Chose Vanderbilt for the “great
getting the nod at SS and going 1-for-3 against Illinois-Chicago 3/3... Scored          coaches and a chance to win a national championship.”
two runs and went 1-for-3 in win over Monmouth 2/23... Singled through the
left side of the infield for his second career hit against Central Arkansas 2/20...
Picked up his first collegiate hit in his first at-bat with a double to left field in
win over Long Beach State 2/15... SUMMER BALL Played in the NECBL
with the Laconia Muskrats hitting .231 with 17 stolen bases in 35 games.
High School League
Player of the Year in 2012...
                                           Career Game Highs
Three-time first team All-State     Hits: *1, 3/9/13 at Oregon
selection and four-time First       Runs: 2, 2/23/13 vs. Monmouth
Team All-League pick... Team        RBI: None
won four straight league titles     Walks: *1, 3/9/13 at Oregon
(2009-12)... Captained the          HRs: None
baseball team and earned four       Strikeouts: *1, 3/5/13 vs. E. Illinois
letters in baseball along with      Stolen Bases: None
one for basketball... Played
with Austin Bar (Stanford).
ACADEMICS           Campbell is undecided on a major.

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                         3 V in c e C ond e
                         Ju n i o r - IF
                         6’ 0 ” 190 l b s.
                         B a t s/ T h r o w s: R/ R                                                          AVG         G/GS           HR          RBI         E
                         O v i e d o, F l a.                                               2012              195         60/55          2           26          14
                                                                                           2013              .307        66/65          6           44          9
                         O r a n g e w o o d HS                                            CAREER            .258        122/120        8           32          23
QUOTING CORBIN I am very proud of Vinny in so many different ways.                    in the go-ahead run going 1-for-3 in win over Monmouth 2/22... Matched a
He is a young man who has had the opportunity to impact our team since his            career-high with three strikeouts in win over Central Arkansas 2/20... Had two
freshman year. He has continued to flourish in the classroom while having suc-        hits at Belmont 2/19 going 2-for-4... Started at third base and went 1-for-3 in
cess on the baseball field. I love the way he has matured and handled himself         victory over LBSU 2/15... SUMMER BALL Played in the Cape Cod League
over the past year. He possesses very good defensive skills which you don’t           with Orleans, hitting .230 with
see everyday.                                                                         eight doubles for the Firebirds              Career Game Highs
                                                                                      in 41 games... Teamed up with         Hits: *3, 5/26/13 vs. LSU
2013 Posted a monster year for the Commodores after moving to
                                                                                      Jared Miller to lead Orleans          Runs: *2, 5/18/13 vs. Alabama
shortstop early in the season from third base, putting up multiple career-bests
including batting average, home runs and RBI... Singled in Super Regional loss        to the CCL finals against Brian       RBI: *4, 4/23/13 at Louisville
to Louisville 6/9... Singled twice in win over Georgia Tech 6/3 in NCAA Tourna-       Miller, Adam Ravenelle and            Walks: 3, 4/25/12 at MTSU
ment... Knocked in a run for the third straight game in NCAA Tournament win           Rhett Wiseman.                        HRs: *1, 4/23/13 at Louisville
over ETSU 5/31... Matched a career-best with three hits in SEC Tournament             2012 Started 55 games                 Strikeouts: 3, 2/20/13 vs. Central Ark.
Championship Game loss to LSU 5/26 driving in three runs... Doubled and drove         for the Commodores as a true          Stolen Bases: *1, 5/11/13 at Kentucky
in a run in win vs. Mississippi State 5/25 at SEC Tournament... Doubled twice         freshman, holding down the hot
in win over South Carolina 5/23 at SEC Tournament... Doubled in two runs and          corner... Scored two runs and walked twice in NCAA Tournament opening win
scored twice in win over Alabama 5/18... Singled twice and scored a run in            against UNC-Wilmington 6/1... Doubled and scored in win over Ole Miss 5/17...
win at Kentucky 5/11 first game of doubleheader... Matched a career-best with         Singled twice and scored a run in loss at LSU 5/11... Doubled and scored in win
three hits in win at South Carolina 5/4... Doubled twice and scored in win over       over Louisville 5/8... Drove in a run with a double in win over Kentucky 4/28...
Mississippi State 4/27... Belted his sixth home run of the season and doubled         Doubled in a run and matched a career-best with three walks in win at MTSU
in a run to match a career-best of four RBI in win at Louisville 4/23... Blasted      4/25... Drove in two runs going 2-for-3 in comeback win at Alabama 4/22...
his fifth homer of the year as part of the Dores’ three home run first inning in      Walked a career-high three times against MTSU 4/17... 1-for-18 in his last six
second game of doubleheader win at Georgia 4/20... Left seven men on base             games after going 0-for-1 in loss to Auburn 4/14... Collected a hit for the fourth
and went 0-for-4 in loss at Georgia 4/20... Equaled his career-best with four RBI     straight game going 1-for-4 against UT-Martin 4/3... Knocked in a run for the
going 3-for-4 with two doubles in win over Missouri 4/12... Singled in win over       fourth time in five games with a single going 1-for-5 in loss to South Carolina
UT-Martin 4/9 to pick up at least one hit in five of his last six games... Knocked    4/1... Scored two runs going 2-for-3 against South Carolina 3/31... Snapped out
in three runs and matched a career-best with three hits in win at Ole Miss 4/7...     of slump with two hits and three RBI, including two-run triple that proved to
Belted his first career grand slam against MTSU 4/2... Doubled and drove in a         be game-winner, against Georgia 3/25... Fell into a 1-for-19 slump with 0-for-4
run while going 2-for-4 in win over Tennessee 3/31... Walked twice and went           against Georgia 3/24... Hit his second home run in his last three games with
2-for-4 with a double in win over Tennessee 3/29... Scored twice and went             a solo shot to center in win over Siena 3/14... Belted his first home run going
2-for-4 with a double and RBI in win over Florida 3/23... Drove in the Dores’ lone    1-for-4 with two RBI in loss to San Diego 3/11... Ripped a double for his fourth
run with a single in loss to Florida 3/22... Singled and made an error in eighth      straight game with a hit in loss to San Diego 3/10... Collected two hits, including
inning of loss at Oregon 3/10... Set a new career-high with three hits in win         his first double, against Rhode Island 3/3 G1... Knocked in two runs in col-
over Eastern Illinois 3/5 and is now 14-for-25 (.560) over his last seven games...    legiate debut at Stanford 2/17... SUMMER BALL Hit .287 with eight home
Posted his fifth two-hit game in his last six going 2-for-4 and scoring the win-      runs and 29 RBI for Laconia in the New England Collegiate Baseball League...
ning run against Illinois-Chicago 3/3... Picked up his fourth two-hit game in his     Named the sixth-best prospect in the NECBL... Teamed up with fellow Com-
last five going 2-for-4 against UIC 3/2... Belted a home run for the third straight   modores Chris Harvey and Nevin Wilson for the Muskrats.
game with a two-run shot in the eighth inning of win over UIC 3/1... Drove in         High School All-District 2008-11... Second team pre-season Central
two runs and scored twice while hitting his second home run in as many days           Florida 2011... Regional champs 2010-11... State Runner-Up 2007, 2011... State
in win over Evansville 2/27... Hit his first home run of the season over the left     Final Four 2010... District champions 2007-08, 2010-11...High School team set
field wall in win over Arkansas State 2/26 going 2-for-3 with two RBI... Singled      the Florida state record with 85 home runs in 2011... Captained the baseball
                                                                                      team as a senior... High School/Summer ball teammates with Dante Bichette
                                                                                      Jr. (New York Yankees) and Alex Carter (Notre Dame)... Played summer ball for
                                                                                      FTB Mizuno.
                                                                                      ACADEMICS Conde is majoring in economics and was a SEC Academic
                                                                                      Honor Roll member as a freshman.
                                                                                      PERSONAL Vicente David Conde (Con-DEE)... Born 10/13/93 in San Juan,
                                                                                      Puerto Rico... Favorites include Robinson Cano (baseball player), New York
                                                                                      Yankees or Florida Marlins (baseball team), basketball (other sport), Rush Hour,
                                                                                      Bad Boys 2, Hitch (movies), Will Smith and Adam Sandler (actors), California
                                                                                      (vacation spot)... Uses passionate as the one word to describe himself... Room-
                                                                                      mates with T.J. Pecoraro and Xavier Turner... Chose Vanderbilt because of the
                                                                                      combination of great athletics with great academics and a great coaching
                                                                                      staff.

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                         2 3 W i l l C oo p e r                                                      2012, 2013 SEC Academic
                         Ju n i o r - O F                                                                   Honor Roll
                         6’ 0 ” 20 0 l b s.
                         B a t s/ T h r o w s: R/ R                                                         AVG        G/GS          HR         RBI        E
                         C h a t t a n o o g a, Te n n.                                    2012             .200       17/1          0          2          0
                                                                                           2013             1.000      4/0           0          0          0
                         Baylor School                                                     CAREER           .238       21/1          0          2          0
                                                                                      High School 2011 Division II Middle/East All-Region Player of the
QUOTING CORBIN Coop is the epitome of team first, individual second.                  Year, Chattanooga Times Free Press Baseball Best of Preps First team,
His personal road in our program has been ‘choppy’ at times because of inju-          Greater Chattanooga/Southeast Tennessee FCA Athlete of the Year nominee...
ries, but it has never deterred his personality, attitude and effort. His offensive   2011 Tennessee state Final Four... 2008 Region champ and state runner-up...
game has components of strength and speed and he continues to grow into a             Captained the baseball team as a senior... Played summer ball for Chattanooga
productive outfielder as well.                                                        Cyclones.
2013 Sophomore season cut short due to an appendectomy early in the                   ACADEMICS Cooper is                       Career Game Highs
year... Picked up his first hit of the season on an infield single against MTSU       majoring in financial strategy     Hits: *1, 4/2/13 vs. MTSU
4/2... Played left field against Long Beach State 2/16... Saw action on Opening       and was a SEC Academic Honor       Runs: *1, last 3/24/12 vs. Georgia
Day in right field against LBSU 2/15... SUMMER BALL Hit .220 with one                 selection as a freshman and        RBI: 2, 5/26/12 vs. Florida
homer and 11 RBI in 19 games with Sanford in the NECBL before injuring his            sophomore.                         Walks: 1, 4/11/12 vs. Belmont
foot... Played with teammates Steven Rice and Zander Wiel.                                                               HRs: None
                                                                                      PERSONAL William Tan-
2012 Saw his playing time increase as his freshman season progressed,                 ner Cooper... Born 3/11/92... Son  Strikeouts: *1, 5/22/12 vs. Georgia
eventually playing in 17 games with one start... Went 0-for-2 off the bench in        of Todd and Stacy Cooper... Has    Stolen Bases: 1, 4/11/12 vs. Belmont
win over NC State 6/2... Picked up his first career double against Mississippi        two younger siblings, Jackson
State 5/27 in SEC Tournament Championship Game... Singled in two runs for his         and Brett... Nickname is Coop... Favorites include Craig Kimbrel (baseball
first two RBI of his career in five-run rally against Florida 5/26 in SEC Tourna-     player), Atlanta Braves (baseball team), football (other sport), Green Mile,
ment... Went 0-for-2 against Georgia 5/22 in SEC Tournament opener... Struck          Back to the Future, Casino Royale (movies), Tom Hanks and Julia Roberts
out as a pinch hitter at Tennessee 5/4... Earned the first start of his career        (actor/actress), BBQ (meal), cereal (late night snack)... Would be a sports
against Kentucky 4/29 going 0-for-4 as the DH... Bounced out as a pinch hitter        broadcaster if he was not an athlete... Says Michael J. Fox would play him in
at MTSU 4/25... Grounded out as a pinch hitter against Auburn 4/15... Walked          a movie... Motivated is the one word that describes himself... Roommates with
and stole a base as a pinch hitter against Belmont 4/11... Came into pinch run,       Luke Stephenson, Luke Gude and Will Hinson... Chose Vanderbilt for the great
scoring the tying run in win over Georgia 3/24... Singled in lone at-bat at Florida   combination of academics and athletics.
3/18... Grounded out to third as a pinch hitter at Florida 3/17... Grounded into
a fielder’s choice as a pinch hitter against Rhode Island 3/3 G2... Lined out
as a pinch hitter in win over Rhode Island 3/3 G1... Flew out in his lone at-bat
against Oakland 2/22... Picked up his first hit in his first at-bat as a Commo-
dore legging out an infield single at Stanford 2/19... SUMMER BALL Hit
.274 with 14 runs scored for Sanford in the New England Collegiate Baseball
League earning an All-Star nod for the Mainers... Played alongside teammate
Steven Rice for the Mainers.

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                         4 5 Ty l e r Fe rg u s on                                                        2012-13 First-Year
                         S o p h o m o r e - RHP                                                       SEC Academic Honor Roll
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                         F r e s n o, C al i f.                                              2013             3-1         4.21       8/4           11          21
                         We s t C l o v i s HS                                               CAREER           3-1         4.21       8/4           11          21

QUOTING CORBIN Tyler is very serious about everything that he does.                     High School Two-time Team MVP, co-Player of the Year in Tri-River
His ‘care level’ for his personal development as well as the team’s is very high.       Athletic Conference in 2012, two-time First Team selection by the Fresno Bee,
He is the consummate student-athlete and high achiever (Dean’s List). We                Second Team All-State pick in 2012... Team won two conference titles (2010,
used him quite frequently last year in several roles. I expect that he will do          2012)... Lettered three years in baseball and was team captain as a senior...
more of the same this year. Tyler is a very reliable personality and athlete.           Played summer ball with teammate Xavier Turner, Max Schrock (South Caro-
2013 Started four games and pitched in four more for the Dores in his                   lina), Ryan Burr (Arizona State) and Chris Oliver (Arkansas)... Played summer
first season at Vanderbilt, working into a midweek starter role during the              ball for the Midland Redskins finishing with a 54-4 record... Was a 40th round
season... Took his first career loss giving up three runs on five hits in just 1.1      pick by the San Francisco Giants in 2012.
innings against Tennessee Tech 4/16... Earned his third win of the year allowing        ACADEMICS Ferguson is undecided on a major and was a SEC First-Year
two runs on six hits                                                                    Academic Honor Roll selection as a freshman.
over five innings of a                      Career Game Highs                           PERSONAL Tyler Clark Ferguson... Born 10/5/93... Son of Jennifer and
start against UT-Martin        Innings Pitched: *5.0, 4/9/13 vs. UT-Martin              Jim Ferguson... Has one sister, Ashley... Nickname is Fergie... Favorites
4/9... Started his second      Strikeouts: *4, 4/9/13 vs. UT-Martin                     include Justin Verlander (baseball player), New York Yankees (baseball team),
career game, pitch-
                               Hits Allowed: 6, 4/9/13 vs. UT-Martin                    Moneyball and Hitch (movies)... Says he would be a doctor if not an athlete...
ing 4.2 innings against
                               Walks Allowed: 4, 4/2/13 vs. MTSU                        Actor Christian Bale would play him in a movie about his life... Uses the word
MTSU 4/2 allowing                                                                       dedicated to describe himself... Roommates with Chris Harvey and Steven
                               Runs Allowed: *3, 4/16/13 vs. Tenn. Tech
two runs on three hits                                                                  Rice... Chose Vanderbilt because of the amazing coaching staff and program
and a career-high                                                                       and a top-notch education.
four walks and four strikeouts... Picked up the win out of the bullpen with 4.2
scoreless innings of relief walking three and fanning three against Lipscomb
3/26... Turned in two scoreless innings with two strikeouts against Eastern
Illinois 3/5... Earned the win in his first career start going five scoreless innings
against Evansville 2/27 scattering three hits... Gave up two runs on two hits
in 1.1 innings at Belmont 2/19... Made his collegiate debut on Opening Day
allowing three runs on four hits over two innings in win over Long Beach State
2/15... SUMMER BALL Helped pitch the Newport Gulls into the NECBL
playoffs going 3-1 with a 3.03 ERA in seven games, five starts.

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                        15 C a r s on Fu lme r                                                  2013 Freshman All-American
                                                                                                  2013 Freshman All-SEC
                        S o p h o m o r e - RHP                                                      2012-13 First-Year
                        5’ 11” 195 l b s.                                                        SEC Academic Honor Roll
                        B a t s/ T h r o w s: R/ R
                                                                                                          W-L        ERA         G/GS          BB          K
                        L a ke l a n d, F l a.                                          2013              3-0        2.39        26/0          25          51
                        A ll S a i n t s’ A c a d e m y                                 CAREER            3-0        2.39        26/0          25          51

QUOTING CORBIN Carson is a bright personality inside this program.                 second win of the year with a career-best 4.1 innings against South Carolina
He leads because of his positive, energetic, mature and servant way. He loves      5/23 in SEC Tournament allowing one run on three hits with a career-high five
competition and thrives in that arena… whether it is on the field or in the        strikeouts... Allowed two runs on a career- high four hits over three innings
classroom. He came on to be an important part of our pitching staff last spring    in loss to Alabama 5/17... Worked 3.1 innings allowing one run on two hits
and will continue to do so again this year.                                        with four strikeouts at Kentucky 5/11 G2... Pitched a perfect inning in win vs.
2013 Proved to be one of the Commodores’ most valuable pitchers                    Presbyterian 5/8... Worked a career-best 2.2 scoreless innings to earn his
late in the year pitching in 26 games - second-most on the team - total in his     fourth save of the season at South Carolina 5/4... Notched his third save of the
freshman season... Named a Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball...         season against Mississippi State 4/27, recording the final five outs and striking
Tossed 5.1 scoreless                                                               out two... Dominated in his lone inning at Louisville 4/23, striking out two bat-
innings vs. Louisville                   Career Game Highs                         ters... Earned his first career win with 2.1 shutout innings of relief at Georgia
6/9 in Super Regional          Innings Pitched: 5.1, 6/9/13 vs. Louisville         4/21 with two strikeouts... Allowed two runs on two hits and three walks in
loss, the longest outing       Strikeouts: 5, 5/23/13 vs. South Carolina           loss to Tennessee Tech 4/16... Gave up his first career home run, a solo shot, in
of his career, scatter-        Hits Allowed: 4, 5/17/13 vs. Alabama                two innings vs. Missouri 4/12... Tossed one scoreless inning at Ole Miss 4/7...
ing two hits and striking      Walks Allowed: 4, 2/24/13 vs. Monmouth              Worked two scoreless innings with three strikeouts at Ole Miss 4/6... Notched
out three... Dominated         Runs Allowed: 3, 2/17/13 vs. LBSU                   his second save in as many days getting the final out with the bases loaded
over a career-best five                                                            against Tennessee 3/31... Earned his first career save entering the game with
scoreless innings of relief to earn the win vs. Illinois 6/1 in NCAA Tournament,   two runners in scoring position and a one-run lead before striking out two to
striking out four and scattering three hits...Named as one of three VU fresh-      end the inning against Tennessee 3/30, allowed one run in 1.2 innings with four
man to the SEC All-Freshman squad (Xavier Turner, Zander Wiel)... Earned his       strikeouts... Tossed two scoreless innings and allowed one of three inherited
                                                                                   runners to score in victory against Florida 3/24... Allowed two runs on three
                                                                                   hits over two innings out of the pen at Auburn... Walked two and struck out two
                                                                                   allowing one run while recording two outs at Auburn 3/16... Tossed two score-
                                                                                   less innings against Buffalo 3/13... Struck out two and allowed an unearned
                                                                                   run in 1.1 innings against Illinois-Chicago 3/3... Walked a career-high four
                                                                                   batters in 1.2 scoreless innings against Monmouth 2/24... Punched out in three
                                                                                   in two perfect innings against Monmouth 2/22... Turned in a scoreless frame in
                                                                                   win over Central Arkansas 2/20... Tagged for three runs on two hits with three
                                                                                   walks in 1.1 innings in loss to Long Beach State 2/17.
                                                                                   High School Played on the 18U Team USA squad, Perfect Game
                                                                                   All-American, 2012 2A State Player of the Year... All Saints’ Academy played
                                                                                   in state tournament in 2012 and Team USA won COPABE Pan American
                                                                                   Championships in 2011... Lettered five years in baseball and was team captain
                                                                                   as a senior... Played summer ball for the Orlando Scorpions... Was a 15th round
                                                                                   selection by the Boston Red Sox in 2012.
                                                                                   ACADEMICS Fulmer is undecided on a major and was a SEC First-Year
                                                                                   Academic Honor Roll selection as a freshman.
                                                                                   PERSONAL Carson Springer Fulmer... Born 12/13/93... Son of Art and
                                                                                   Kandi Fulmer... Has four siblings: Art, Amy, Drew and Kelly... Favorites include
                                                                                   Justin Verlander (baseball player), Hockey (other sport), Law Abiding Citizen
                                                                                   (movie), Entourage (TV show), Leonardo DiCaprio (actor)... Says Matthew
                                                                                   McConaughey would play him in a movie about his life... Uses the word
                                                                                   focused to describe himself... Says he would be a sports advisor if not an
                                                                                   athlete... Lists playing for Team USA as his most memorable athletic moment...
                                                                                   Roommates with Adam Ravenelle, Dansby Swanson and Jared Miller... Chose
                                                                                   Vanderbilt for the “great academic and athletic balance.”

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                         4 4 C h ri s H a r vey                                                            2013 SEC Academic
                         Ju n i o r - C                                                                        Honor Roll
                         6’ 5” 225 l b s.
                         B a t s/ T h r o w s: R/ R                                                          AVG         G/GS           HR         RBI         E
                         No r r i s t o w n, P a.                                          2012              .216        30/16          0          10          0
                                                                                           2013              .250        29/13          0          9           1
                         Germantown Academy                                                CAREER            .230        59/29          0          19          1
QUOTING CORBIN Chris continues to get better every time he hits the                   2012 Started 16 of his 30 games as a true freshman with seven of his
field. He enjoys investing in his game a great deal. I am very proud of how he        16 hits going for doubles... Grounded out as a pinch hitter in loss to NC State
has grown emotionally, academically and as a leader in this program. He is            6/3... Drew a walk as a pinch hitter in loss to Mississippi State 5/27 in SEC
a strong physical presence behind the plate and in the batter’s box. He will          Tournament Championship... Delivered huge, two-out three-run double to help
impact our team defensively, offensively and off the field as well. I love how he     in comeback win at Alabama 4/22... Knocked in a run with a single but matched
has matured as a person.                                                              career-high with three strikeouts against MTSU 4/17... Doubled and scored
2013 Served as the Commodores’ back-up catcher as a sophomore                         two runs in win over Auburn 4/15... Collected a career-best three hits and
playing in 29 games and starting 13... Struck out in his only at-bat vs. Missis-      two runs in win over Belmont 4/11... Knocked in a run with a single as a pinch
sippi State 5/25 in SEC Tournament... Started behind the dish and came up             hitter against South Carolina 3/31... Drove in a run on a fielder’s choice in win
big with a two-out single in twin bill sweep at Kentucky 5/11... Singled in his       over Tennessee Tech 3/27... Singled in three at-bats against Evansville 3/20...
only at-bat of win over Presbyterian 5/8... Walked to force in a run and later        Grounded out in one at-bat at Florida 3/18... Singled in his lone at-bat against
scored in win over Georgia 4/20 G2... Scored twice in win vs. UT-Martin 4/9...        Florida 3/17... Started as DH going 0-for-3 in win over Siena 3/14... Doubled and
Singled in his only at-bat against MTSU 4/2... Scored a run for the third straight    scored in his lone at-bat against Siena 3/13... Fanned a career-high three times
game going 1-for-4 in win vs. Tennessee 3/31... Matched his career-high RBI           in loss to San Diego 3/10... Knocked in two runs in win over San Diego 3/9...
with one swing, hitting a three-run double to help VU beat Tennessee 3/30...          Started at catcher for the first time in his career going 0-for-3 against Louisi-
Doubled and scored in win over Lipscomb 3/26... Drove in two runs with two            ana Tech 2/29... Drove in a run going 1-for-4 against Oregon 2/25... Picked up
hits in win at Auburn 3/17... Singled and scored in win at Auburn 3/16... Struck      his second two-hit game, including a double, drove in a run and scored twice
out twice and went 0-for-4 against Buffalo 3/13... Tripled in a run with his fourth   in victory over Oakland 2/22... Collected two hits, including a double, in his
extra-base hit of the season in win over UIC 3/2... Went 1-for-3 with a walk and      collegiate debut at Stanford 2/17... SUMMER BALL Started the summer
a run in win over Evansville 2/27... Scored a career-best three runs and went         in the Cape Cod League playing for Bourne going 0-for-7 in three games before
2-for-3 with a double and his first career triple in win over Monmouth 2/23...        leaving for the New England
Started behind the plate and went 1-for-2 with a run scored and a double in           Collegiate Baseball League to                 Career Game Highs
loss to Long Beach State 2/17... Grounded out in his first at-bat of the season       play for Laconia, where he hit        Hits: 3, 4/11/12 vs. Belmont
against LBSU 2/16... SUMMER BALL Played in the Northwoods League                      .222 with one home run, two RBI Runs: 3, 2/23/13 vs. Monmouth
with Duluth.                                                                          and 11 walks in 10 games for the RBI: *3, 3/30/13 vs. Tennessee
                                                                                      Muskrats.                             Walks: *1, 4/20/13 at Georgia
                                                                                      High School 2011 All-                HRs: None
                                                                                      American (Perfect Game, Under Strikeouts: *3, last 4/25/12 at MTSU
                                                                                      Armour, Area Code, ESPN Max          Stolen Bases: 1, 4/11/12 vs. Belmont
                                                                                      Preps)... 2011 Pennsylvania
                                                                                      Baseball Nine All-State First
                                                                                      team... 2009-11 Carpenter Cup Team, Times Herald All-Area, Philadelphia
                                                                                      Inquirer All-Southeastern Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Daily News All-City... Set
                                                                                      Germantown Academy freshman home run record in 2009... Captained base-
                                                                                      ball team as a junior... Graduated high school early to enroll at Vanderbilt.
                                                                                      ACADEMICS Harvey is majoring in communication and marketing and
                                                                                      was on the 2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll.
                                                                                      PERSONAL Christopher James Harvey... Born 3/10/93... Son of Frank
                                                                                      and Joan Harvey... Has two siblings Megan (Georgetown graduate) and
                                                                                      Michael (UNC Chapel Hill graduate)... Nickname is Harv... Favorites include
                                                                                      Matt Wieters (baseball player), Philadelphia Phillies (baseball team), football
                                                                                      (other sport), The Strokes (band)... If not an athlete he would be Bear Grylls...
                                                                                      In a movie about his life Vince Vaughn would play him... Lists balancing things
                                                                                      on his chin as his oddest talent... Roommates with Steven Rice and Tyler
                                                                                      Ferguson... Chose Vanderbilt because of the complete package of academ-
                                                                                      ics, athletics, campus and family atmosphere created by coaching staff and
                                                                                      players.

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                         33 B ria n M i l l e r                                                     2014 Preseason All-American
                                                                                                         2013 All-American
                         Ju n i o r - RHP                                                               2013 SEC Academic
                         6’ 4” 205 l b s.                                                                    Honor Roll
                         B a t s/ T h r o w s: R/ R                                                            W-L         ERA         G/GS          BB          K
                         Fr a n k l i n, Te n n.                                             2012              0-2         3.26        34/1          18          49
                                                                                             2013              5-2         1.58        32/0          11          48
                         In d e p e n d e n c e HS                                           CAREER            5-4         2.45        66/1          29          97
QUOTING CORBIN He is one of the most reliable kids that I have been                     Won his second game of the week with two scoreless innings of relief against
around. His ‘way’ of life translates to the ball field. He has touched the baseball     Illinois-Chicago 3/3... Saved his second game of the season turning in 1.2
more than any other pitcher we have had in our program. He is a ‘winning                scoreless innings against UIC 3/2... Picked up his first win of the year with 2.1
player and person’ who is highly focused and quietly competitive. Not surpris-          scoreless innings out of the pen against Arkansas State 2/26 with three strike-
ingly, one of our best students on the team as well. Servant personality… loves         outs... Earned the save with 2.2 innings of perfect relief against Long Beach
the team more than his position.                                                        State 2/15... SUMMER BALL Saved five games and appeared in 23 for
2013 Posted one of the greatest seasons for a relief pitcher in Vander-                 Cape Cod League champ Cotuit... Played with teammates Rhett Wiseman and
bilt history, recording a school record 16 saves on his way to establishing a           Adam Ravenelle beating
new career school record with 21 saves in just his first two seasons at VU...           teammates Jared Miller                   Career Game Highs
Allowed one run on one hit and two inherited runners to score in two innings            and Vince Conde in the          Innings Pitched: 5.0, 3/29/13 vs. Tennessee
of loss to Louisville 6/8 in Super Regional... Dominated over four innings for his      CCL finals... Went 2-2 with     Strikeouts: 6, 3/29/13 vs. Tennessee
16th save of the season striking out five and allowing no hits in win over Geor-        a 2.41 ERA.                     Hits Allowed: *5, 5/29/13 vs. Tennessee
gia Tech 6/3 in NCAA Tournament... Pinned with his second loss of the year              2012 Became one                 Walks Allowed: 3, 4/6/12 at Mississippi St.
allowing one run on one hit over 4.1 innings in SEC Tournament Championship             of the Commodores most          Runs Allowed: 5, 2/29/12 vs. La. Tech
Game loss to LSU 5/27... Notched his 15th save of the season and 20th of his            reliable bullpen arms as
career against Texas A&M at SEC Tournament to claim school record outright              a freshman appearing in a team-best 34 games... Recorded the final four outs
for career saves... Took his first loss of the season allowing one run on two hits      in NCAA Tournament opening win over UNC-Wilmington 6/1... Tossed one
in 1.2 innings against Alabama 5/17... Gave up a grand slam on his first pitch of       scoreless inning in SEC Championship loss to Mississippi State 5/27... Worked
the game against Alabama 5/16 before recovering to get the final two outs for           3.2 scoreless innings with three strikeouts to notch his fifth save... Inherited
his 14th save of the season and 19th of his career, matching Ryan Rote’s school         the bases loaded and stranded all three runners, turning in one scoreless
record of 19 career saves... Notched his 13th save of the season despite allow-         inning against Kentucky 4/29... Turned in four stellar innings to keep VU in the
ing his first home run of the season at South Carolina 5/3... Broke the single-         game allowing one run on four hits in come-from-behind win at Alabama 4/22...
season school record with his 12th save of the year with two scoreless innings          Notched his third save of the season working 1.1 scoreless innings against
against Mississippi State 4/26... Matched the single-season school record with          Auburn 4/13... Turned in three solid innings at Mississippi State 4/6 giving up
his 11th save at Georgia 4/21 tossing two scoreless innings... Allowed two runs         one run on two hits and a career-high three walks... Notched his second save
in the ninth inning but recovered to pick up the win in extra innings with 3.1          in a row working three innings and allowing three runs, one earned, on four
innings at Ole Miss 4/7... Recorded the final two outs in win at Ole Miss 4/6 to        walks in win over South Carolina 3/31... Nailed down his first career save and
earn his 10th save of the season... Notched his ninth save of the season with           first for the team against Tennessee Tech 3/27 working four scoreless innings
1.2 scoreless innings at Ole Miss 4/5... Earned his fourth win of the season with       to finish off team’s third shutout of season... Pitched one inning allowing one
five outstanding scoreless innings for a career-high, striking out a career-best        run on two hits to snap seven-inning scoreless streak against Evansville 3/20...
six batters in extra inning win vs. Tennessee 3/29... Picked up his eighth save         Extended his scoreless streak to seven innings with 1.1 shutout innings against
with 2.1 scoreless innings against Lipscomb 3/26 striking out three... Tossed           Siena 3/14... Earned his first collegiate start against Louisiana Tech 2/29 allow-
two scoreless innings against Florida 3/24 to pick up his third win of the sea-         ing five runs, three earned, on five hits over two innings in his second loss...
son... Notched his fourth save of the week and seventh of the season getting            Tagged with the loss after allowing two runs in 2.1 innings against Oregon
                                                           the final two outs at        2/24... Punched out five batters in win over Oakland 2/22... Pitched 2.2 solid
                                                           Auburn 3/17, moved           innings at Stanford 2/19 in his collegiate debut.
                                                           into a tie for fourth        High School 2011 Mid-State Player of the Year, District MVP, All-
                                                           all-time at VU with 12       Tournament Team... 2010 Sunbelt All-Tournament Team, District Right-Handed
                                                           career saves... Worked       Pitcher of the Year... 2009 District Tournament MVP and team Pitcher of the
                                                           1.1 innings to earn his      Year... Two-time All-District basketball player and team captain... 2009, 2011
                                                           sixth save in win at         District and Regional champions... 2010 regular season District champs.
                                                           Auburn 3/16 strand-
                                                           ing the bases loaded         ACADEMICS Miller is majoring in social entrepreneurship and was a
                                                           in the eighth inning...      member of the 2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll after being a First-Year Aca-
                                                           Recorded the final two       demic Honor Roll selection.
                                                           outs in win at Auburn        PERSONAL Brian Adam Miller... Born 7/15/92... Son of Gregg and Deb
                                                           3/15 for his fifth save of   Miller... Has one sibling, Cam... Nickname B-Mill... Favorites include Cal Ripken
                                                           the season... Notched        Jr. (baseball player), Atlanta Braves (baseball team), Dark Knight, School of
                                                           his fourth save on five      Rock (movies), mochi (late night snack)... Would be a famous banjo player if
                                                           pitches against Buffalo      not an athlete... Uses witty to describe himself... Oddest talent is juggling any-
                                                           3/13... Struck out three     thing... Played summer ball with two Vandy teammates Zander Wiel... Great,
                                                           over 2.1 innings to earn     great uncle is Detroit Tigers Hall of Famer Charlie Gehringer... Roommates with
                                                           his third save of the        John Norwood, Kyle Smith and Walker Buehler... Chose Vanderbilt because of
                                                           season at Oregon 3/9...      a great program, great school and close to home.

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                        28 Ja re d M i l l e r                                                            2013 SEC Academic
                        Ju n i o r - L HP                                                                     Honor Roll
                        6’ 7” 24 0 l b s.
                        B a t s/ T h r o w s: L / L                                                         W-L        ERA         G/GS          BB          K
                        Av o n, In d.                                                     2012              3-0        3.06        25/3          13          23
                                                                                          2013              2-1        2.31        22/0          15          24
                        Av o n HS                                                         CAREER            5-1        2.75        47/3          28          47
QUOTING CORBIN Jared has a great motor for the game of baseball,                     Pitched in the Northwoods League for Rochester going 3-4 with a 5.25 ERA
his academics and life in general. His confidence and energy are very conta-         in eight games, seven starts... Named a Northwoods League All-Star for the
gious. Jared will be successful in anything he chooses to do. He is intelligent,     Honkers.
positive, industrious and creative. His athleticism and strength have allowed        High School 2011 First team All-State, 2009-11 All-Conference, Indi-
him to grow into a very productive pitcher for us.                                   ana All-West Player of the Year, Mr. Baseball candidate, Indiana All-West team
2013 Progressed into one of the Commodores best left-handed pitchers                 2009-11... Holds four career school records (HR, RBI, IP and strikeouts) and
as a sophomore, pitching in 22 games... Earned his second save of the season         four single season school records (HR, RBI, batting average and strikeouts)...
with three innings of solid work against Mississippi State 5/25 at SEC Tourna-       Lettered three years in basketball and baseball.
ment allowing one run on four hits with three strikeouts... Allowed the winning      ACADEMICS Miller is majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies focusing
run to score as one of two inherited runners against Alabama 5/17... Turned in       on enterprise and finance with a minor in Spanish. He was a SEC Academic
his 11th straight scoreless outing with a shutout inning against Belmont 5/14...     Honor Roll selection as a freshman and made the SEC Academic Honor Roll in
                                                       Notched his first save of     2013.
             Career Game Highs                         the season with a strike-
  Innings Pitched: *3.0, 5/25/13 vs. Miss. St. out for the final out of a            PERSONAL Jared Raymond Miller... Born 8/21/93... Son of Randy and
  Strikeouts: *3, 5/25/13 vs. Mississippi St.          doubleheader sweep at         Diane Miller... Has two brothers Joshua and Joey... Nickname is J-Rod... Favor-
  Hits Allowed: 4, 2/17/12 at Stanford                 Kentucky 5/11... Punched      ites include Tyler Beede (baseball player), St. Louis Cardinals (baseball team),
  Walks Allowed: 3, 2/20/13 vs. Central Ark.           out two in one inning of      basketball (other sport), Blind Side (movie), Criminal Minds (TV show), Will
  Runs Allowed: *3, 2/17/13 vs. LBSU                   work against Presbyterian     Ferrell and Jennifer Aniston (actor/actress)... chicken alfredo (meal), cheese
                                                       5/8... Fanned a career-best   (late night snack)... Would be a chef/baker if not an athlete... In a movie about
three batters in 1.1 innings against Mississippi State 4/27... Allowed two inher-    his life Taylor Lautner would play him... Oddest talent is handstands and walk-
ited runners to score in loss to Tennessee Tech 4/16... Earned his second win        ing on his hands... Exuberant is word he uses to describe himself... Roommates
of the year with two shutout innings of relief against Tennessee 3/31... Tossed      with Adam Ravenelle, Dansby Swanson and Carson Fulmer... Chose Vanderbilt
one inning of relief allowing two runs, one earned, on two hits against Florida      because of great academic program and baseball program.
3/22... Earned his first win of the season working 2.1 innings out of the pen at
Auburn 3/17 allowing one run on two hits with two strikeouts... Took his first
collegiate loss when his walk crossed the plate as the go-ahead run at Oregon
3/10... Struck out three over 1.2 innings of scoreless relief against Arkansas
State 2/26... Walked a career-high three batters in one inning of a victory over
Central Arkansas 2/20... Tagged for a career-high three runs in three innings in
loss to Long Beach State 2/17... SUMMER BALL Posted a big summer in
the Cape Cod League with Orleans along with teammate Vince Conde... Started
seven games and pitched in three more going 3-3 with a 2.05 ERA for the
league runner-up Firebirds.
2012 Turned in a solid first season at Vanderbilt, appearing in 25 games,
including three starts... Started his third game of the season allowing one run
on four hits over 1.2 innings of a no decision against NC State 6/4 at Raleigh
Regional... Earned his third win of the year with 1.1 innings allowing only two
hits in win over NC State 6/2... Worked 1.1 scoreless innings in SEC Champi-
onship against Mississippi State 5/27... Earned his first career save with 2.1
scoreless innings against Florida 5/24 in SEC Tournament... Earned his second
win of the season with two scoreless innings against Louisville 5/8... Roughed
up for a career-high three runs on three hits in 1.1 innings at Mississippi State
4/8... Pitched a scoreless inning at Mississippi State 4/6 to push his scoreless
streak to six innings... Worked a scoreless inning with two strikeouts against
UT-Martin 4/3... Recorded one out and stranded two runners against South
Carolina 4/1... Fanned two and allowed two hits in one inning of work against
Georgia 3/24... Worked 1.1 scoreless innings at Florida 3/18 with one strikeout
and one walk... Earned his first collegiate win in his second start working three
solid innings, allowing one run on one hit against Siena 3/14... Made his first
collegiate start at Belmont 3/6 allowing two runs, one earned, on three hits
over three innings of a no decision... Punched out two in his lone inning of
work against Rhode Island 3/3 G2... Allowed one run on two hits over a career-
long 2.2 innings in loss to Oregon 2/25... Pitched two innings allowing one run
on four hits in his collegiate debut at Stanford 2/17... SUMMER BALL

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                         10 John N o r wood
                         Ju n i o r - O F
                         6’ 2” 210 l b s.
                         B a t s/ T h r o w s: R/ R                                                         AVG         G/GS          HR         RBI        E
                         P e a p a c k & G l a d s t o n e, N.J.                           2012             .159        24/10         1          7          0
                                                                                           2013             .328        33/9          1          10         0
                         S e t o n Hall P r e p                                            CAREER           .255        57/19         2          17         1
QUOTING CORBIN Johnny is at a point in his career where he will have                  High School 2011 Second team All-State... 2011 County champions
a chance to impact the team offensively and in the outfield. He has overriding        and conference champs 2010-11... Lettered three years in baseball... Drafted in
athletic ability that is not common in the college game. Observing and being          the 12th round by Toronto Blue Jays in 2011 MLB Draft making him the highest
patient has enhanced his growth the last two years. The transformation has            drafted outfielder in Seton Hall Prep history.
been noticeable and his room for continuous advancement will be exciting to           ACADEMICS          Norwood is majoring in economics.
watch. His growth in maturity is what I’m most happy about.
                                                                                      PERSONAL John Lindsey Norwood... Born 9/27/92... Son of Paula Bur-
2013 Earned playing time in a veteran outfield starting nine games and                roughs... Nickname is Dice... Father played football at Pitt with Dan Marino...
playing in 33 as a sophomore... Singled in his only at-bat vs. Louisville 6/9 in      Favorites include New York Mets (baseball team), basketball (other sport),
Super Regional... Scored a career-best three runs in win over Mississippi             Hardball, Horrible Bosses, The Hangover (movies), Leonardo DiCaprio and
State 5/25 going 1-for-5 at SEC Tournament... Started in left field going 1-for-3     Halle Berry (actor/actress), SportsCenter and Baseball Tonight (TV shows),
with a run scored and RBI in win vs. Alabama 5/18... Came off the bench to            steak (meal), cinnamon buns (late night snack), Jay-Z (musician), Entertaining
collect a career-best three hits scoring two runs in win over Belmont 5/14...         is the word he uses to describe himself... Roommates with Brian Miller, Walker
Singled twice and drove in a run in win over Georgia 4/20 G2... Walked in his         Buehler and Kyle Smith... Chose Vanderbilt because it’s a strong baseball
only plate appearance against Missouri 4/14... Singled and scored in win over         program with great players and a very good academic institution.
UT-Martin 4/9... Went 0-for-3 in win at Ole Miss 4/7... Started in left field for
the third time going 2-for-4 with two runs scored in win vs. MTSU 4/2... Tallied
two hits going 2-for-3 with a double off the bench in win over Tennessee 3/31...
Knocked in the game-winning run with an infield single against Florida 3/24...
Singled twice for his first two-hit game of the season in loss at MTSU 3/20...
Drove in a run with a double in loss at Oregon 3/10... Doubled in two runs as a
pinch hitter against Monmouth 2/24... Hit his first home run of the season with
a towering shot over the left field scoreboard against Monmouth 2/23... Started
in left field and drove in a run at Belmont 2/19... Flew out to center in his lone
                                                   at-bat on Opening Day against
           Career Game Highs                       LBSU 2/15... SUMMER BALL
  Hits: 3, 5/14/13 vs. Belmont                        Played in the Northwoods
  Runs: 3, 5/25/13 vs. Mississippi State League with Chinook.
 RBI: 3, 4/3/12 vs. UT-Martin                      2012 Saw his playing
 Walks: 2, 4/7/12 at Mississippi State             time increase in the middle of
 HRs: *1, 2/23/13 vs. Monmouth                     the season eventually playing
 Strikeouts: 3, 2/23/13 vs. Monmouth               in 24 games, making 10 starts
 Stolen Bases: 2, 4/7/12 at Miss. State            as a freshman... Singled and
                                                   scored in win at Tennessee
5/6... Doubled in a run going 1-for-3 in loss to Kentucky 4/27... Started his fifth
straight game going 0-for-3 with a run scored against Auburn 4/13... Hit leadoff
for first time going 2-for-4 in win over Belmont 4/11... Knocked in a run with a
clutch two-out hit and scored the tying run in the ninth at Mississippi State
4/8... Started at DH for first time going 1-for-3 with two walks and two stolen
bases in win at Mississippi State 4/7... Earned his first career start at Missis-
sippi State 4/6 going 0-for-4 with one run scored... Picked up his first career hit
with a three-run homer against UT-Martin 4/3... Drove in his first run of the sea-
son with a sacrifice fly in win over Siena 3/13... Made his collegiate debut as a
defensive replacement in center field at Stanford 2/19... SUMMER BALL
Hit .280 with seven extra-base hits and 14 RBI for Newport in the New England
Collegiate Baseball League... Teamed up with fellow Dores Joel McKeithan
and Adam Ravenelle for the Gulls.

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                         4 0 T. J. Pe c o ra ro                                                    2011 Freshman All-American
                         S e n i o r - RHP
                         6’ 0 ” 170 l b s.
                                                                                                              W-L         ERA         G/GS           BB          K
                         B a t s/ T h r o w s: R/ R                                         2011              7-0         1.59        17/6           13          41
                         D i x Hi ll s, N.Y.                                                2012              2-4         3.40        12/8           18          34
                                                                                            2013              4-1         5.97        10/7           14          15
                         Hal f Hall o w Hi ll s HS                                          CAREER            13-5        3.53        39/21          45          90
QUOTING CORBIN I’m very proud of how T.J. has developed as a                          the first Commodores’ pitcher to throw a complete game shutout since Richie
person, student and baseball player. He is a great story in many ways. He             Goodenow in 2010 vs. Louisville... Tossed his first career complete game
has transformed himself academically and physically. His road to success              allowing two runs on five hits with four strikeouts but took the loss at LSU
has been very uneven at times because of injuries, but he continues to be an          5/11... Pinned with his third straight loss allowing three runs over 4.2 innings
important part of our pitching staff. His experience will weigh heavily with the      at Tennessee 5/4... Walked a career-high four batters in second loss, allowing
younger kids.                                                                         four runs on five hits over 1.2 innings against Kentucky 4/27... Took the first loss
2013 Endured an up and down junior season marred by injuries, starting                of his career giving up four runs, three earned, on six hits over five frames at
in seven games but only pitching in three more... Roughed up for a career-high        Alabama 4/20... Started his first game of the season and first since undergo-
                                                        seven runs on 10 hits over    ing elbow ligament replacement surgery in June 2011, allowed two runs on
             Career Game Highs                          six innings in a win over     five hits with three strikeouts over 4.1 innings of a no decision against Auburn
  Innings Pitched: 9.0, 5/17/12 vs. Ole Miss            Mississippi State 5/25 at     4/13... Gave up the game-tying run in the bottom of the ninth at Mississippi
                                                                                      State 4/7 pitching 2.2 innings... Allowed one run on one hit in his lone inning of
  Strikeouts: *8, 6/1/12 vs. UNC-Wilmington             SEC Tournament... Worked
                                                                                      work against UT-Martin 4/3... Worked two scoreless innings of relief, striking
  Hits Allowed: 10, 5/25/13 vs. Miss. State             the final three innings
                                                        against Alabama 5/18 to       out two against South Carolina 4/1... Made his season debut against Georgia
  Walks Allowed: 4, 4/27/12 vs. Kentucky
                                                        earn his first career save    3/24, turning in 1.2 scoreless innings and stranding two inherited runners while
  Runs Allowed: 7, 5/25/13 vs. Miss. State
                                                        allowing four runs, three     striking out two, including first batter he faced... Underwent ligament replace-
                                                        earned, on four hits...       ment surgery in June of 2011, returned to the mound less than 10 months later...
Earned his third win of the year with three no-hit innings against Presbyterian       SUMMER BALL Made a brief appearance in the Cape Cod League,
5/8 walking one and striking out two... Turned in 4.2 solid innings in his third      pitching in three games for Cotuit and amassing only eight innings.
start of the season at Georgia 4/21 allowing one run on five hits with two            2011 Named a Freshman All-American by the NCBWA, one of a school
strikeouts... Tossed two perfect innings against UT-Martin 4/9 with two strike-       record four freshmen to earn Freshman All-American honors (Kemp, Gregor,
outs in his first relief outing of the season... Made his first start since Opening   Ziomek)... Went a perfect 7-0 with a 1.59 ERA in 17 games, six starts, as a true
Weekend against Lipscomb 3/26 giving up one run on one hit and three walks            freshman... Suffered a season-ending elbow injury against Georgia 5/25...
in two innings... Roughed up for six runs on five hits in just 1.2 innings taking     Tossed 3.1 scoreless innings against Georgia in first game of SEC Tournament
the loss to Long Beach State 2/16.                                                    5/25... Picked up his seventh win of the year working 3.1 scoreless innings at
2012 Recovered from elbow surgery to pitch in 12 games and help lead                  Georgia 5/20... Tagged for a two-run homer to tie the game in loss to Florida
the Commodores into the NCAA Tournament... Named to All-Tournament Team               5/13... Tossed three scoreless innings of relief at Louisville 5/10... Allowed
at Raleigh Regional... Matched a career-best with eight strikeouts in earning         one hit and recorded two outs at Kentucky 5/8... Struck out two in one inning
his second win of the year, allowing two runs on six hits over 7.2 innings in         against Tennessee 4/29... Did not record an out and allowed two inherited run-
NCAA Tournament win over UNC-Wilmington 6/1... Worked five innings in SEC             ners to score against LSU 4/24... Punched out four batters in a two-inning relief
Tournament against South Carolina allowing two runs on five hits and three            outing against LSU 4/22... Pitched five scoreless innings at Middle Tennessee
walks in a no decision... Twirled the first complete game shutout (and second         State 4/12 to notch his sixth win of the season... Won his fifth game of the year
straight complete game) of his career scattering five hits with no walks and          allowing one unearned run on one hit with three strikeouts over two innings
three strikeouts in his first win of the season against Ole Miss 5/17, became         against Middle Tennessee State 4/5... Won his fourth game of the year tossing
                                                                                      three innings against UT-Martin 3/29... Picked up his third win with two score-
                                                                                      less innings of relief against Tennessee Tech 3/22... Pitched one scoreless
                                                                                      inning against Mississippi State 3/18... Turned in 2.2 scoreless innings in his
                                                                                      first career relief appearance against Purdue 3/15... Earned the win in his col-
                                                                                      legiate debut striking out five over four scoreless innings against Belmont 2/23.
                                                                                      High School High School team was League champion... Tabbed as
                                                                                      an All-League, All-County and made Area Code All-Star team... Lettered three
                                                                                      years in baseball and was captain for one year... Drafted by Houston in the
                                                                                      48th round of the 2010 MLB Draft.
                                                                                      ACADEMICS           Pecoraro is majoring in representations of American
                                                                                      society.
                                                                                      PERSONAL Thomas Joseph Pecoraro (PEC-a-raro)... Born 11/22/92... Son
                                                                                      of Pam and Tom Pecoraro... Has one sister, Nicole... Favorites include, Derek
                                                                                      Jeter (baseball player), Troy (movie), SportsCenter (TV show), Brad Pitt (actor),
                                                                                      veal cutlet with red cabbage (meal), Jay-Z (musician) and milk and chocolate
                                                                                      (late night snack)... His most memorable athletic moments are pitching in
                                                                                      the Metrodome and Fenway Park also against Team USA... Roommates with
                                                                                      Xavier Turner and Vince Conde... Chose Vanderbilt because of the outstanding
                                                                                      athletic and academic reputation.

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