Tristin English
RHP/1B

Tristin English

#11

RHP/1B

Year RS Sophomore
B/T R/R
Height 6-3
Weight 214
Hometown Williamson, Ga.
Last School Pike County
Tristin English

Biography

2018 ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Second Team
2018 All-ACC First Team

2018 Perfect Game/Rawlings Midseason All-America First Team
2018 D1Baseball Midseason All-American
2016 Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American
2016 All-ACC First Team
2016 ACC All-Freshman Team
2016 NCAA Gainesville Regional All-Tournament Team

 

MLB Draft: Drafted in the 39th round by the Cleveland Indians (1174th overall) in 2015 but chose to attend Tech.

2018 (Redshirt Sophomore): An ABCA/Rawlings Atlantic all-region second-team selection … Named to the all-ACC first team as a utility player … Played in and started 54 games for the Jackets on the season … Pitched in 16 games, making nine starts … Missed four games due to injury … Saw time at designated hitter, first base and on the mound … Hit .279 with 63 total hits … Recorded six home runs, a triple and a team-high 17 doubles … Drove in a team-high 60 RBIs, which ranked fifth in the ACC … Also scored 33 runs … Posted a .442 slugging percentage and a .324 on-base percentage on the season …Recorded a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage on the year … Totaled 19 multi-hit games and a team-high 16 multi-RBI games … Registered a season-high nine-game hitting streak on the year … Posted a season-high four hits twice – in game two of the doubleheader versus Dartmouth (Feb. 24) and against Virginia Tech (March 16) … Scored two runs seven times and drove in a career-high six RBIs in the series-opening win over Virginia Tech (March 16) … Hit .272 with 32 RBIs in the ACC play, which was tied for the league lead in conference only games … Went a combined 3-for-12 with a home run, three RBIs and four runs scored on opening weekend versus Minnesota (Feb. 16), Bradley (Feb. 17) and UConn (Feb. 18) … Was 8-for-14 with a home run, a triple, two doubles, six RBIs and five runs scored in the three-game series sweep of Dartmouth (Feb. 23-24) … Went 2-for-4 at the plate with an RBI and two runs scored in the shutout win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Feb. 27) … In the two wins over Illinois-Chicago (March 3-4), he went 3-for-7 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored … Was 1-for-4 with a home run, a walk, four RBIs and two runs scored in the win at Georgia State … Went 4-for-9 with an RBI and run scored in the doubleheader at No. 6 Clemson (March 10) … Drove in two RBIs on two hits (2-for-5), one of which was a double, in the road loss at No. 13 Auburn (March 13) … Exploded to go 7-for-15 with a grand slam, a double, 10 RBIs and two runs scored in the three-game home series versus Virginia Tech (March 16-18) … Was 2-for-4 with a double, an RBI and run scored in the home win over No. 6 Auburn (March 20) … Recorded two hits (2-for-5) in the home loss to Mercer (March 21) … Went a combined 3-for-14 with a double, five RBIs and two runs scored in the three-game road series at No. 6 NC State (March 23-25) …Was 1-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored in the home victory over Georgia Southern (March 27) … Was 2-for-3 with a home run, a walk, three RBIs and a run scored in the series-opening win over Miami (March 30) … Was 1-for-3 with a walk, an RBI and a run scored in the series clinching win over No. 6 Florida State (April 8) … Was a combined 4-for-8 with  a double, a walk and an RBI in the first two games of the three-game series at Pittsburgh (April 13-14) … Recorded two doubles (2-for-4), a walk, an RBI and two runs scored in the blowout win over Kennesaw State (April 18) … Went 3-for-9 with a double and three RBIs in the final two games of the three-game ACC road series at No. 8 North Carolina (April 21-22) … Went 4-for-12 with a double, five RBIs and two runs scored in the three-game weekend series sweep of Radford (May 4-6) … Was a combined 4-for-12 with three doubles, four RBIs and two runs scored in the three-game road series at Virginia (May 11-14) … Drove in two RBIs on a double in the win over SEMO (May 15) … Hit a home run and drove in three RBIs in the double-digit win over No. 10 Duke (May 18) … Pitched in 16 games on the season, making nine starts … Moved into the weekend starting rotation in mid-March … Went 2-4 with a 4.11 ERA … Recorded one save … Struck out 51 batters in 57.0 innings … Threw a season-high 6.0 innings three times … Struck out a season-high seven batters twice – versus Miami (April 1) and at Pittsburgh (May 15) … Recorded a pair of quality starts … Made his collegiate debut on the mound out of the bullpen versus Bradley (Feb. 17) … Earned his first career save with a scoreless ninth inning in the series-opening win over UIC (March 3) … Picked up the win over Miami (April 1), allowing one run on five hits and seven strikeouts over 6.0 innings – his first collegiate win … Also went 6.0 innings, giving up one run on eight hits and three strikeouts against No. 6 Florida State (April 8) … Threw 2.0-scoreless innings out of the bullpen in the win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Feb. 27) … Also threw 1.1-hitless innings at No. 13 Auburn (March 13) … Struck out all three batters he faced in the top of the ninth in the ACC Tournament game versus Pittsburgh (May 22) … Pitched 5.0-scoreless innings, allowing three hits and striking out five out of the bullpen versus North Carolina (May 25) at the ACC Tournament …Tabbed a Perfect Game/Rawlings and D1Baseball midseason all-American.

2017 (Sophomore): Missed the entire season due to Tommy John surgery in January 2017 … Received a medical hardship redshirt.

2016 (Freshman): Played in 60 games, making 58 starts — including 52 starts at first base … One of three Jackets named all-ACC first team and one of two Jacket rookies named to the ACC all-freshman team … Selected to the NCAA Gainesville Regional all-tournament team as a designated hitter … Named a Louisville Slugger freshman all-American … Finished the season with a .315 average (tops among Tech freshmen) with a team leading 21 doubles, five home runs and 44 RBIs … His 21 doubles are a single-season record by a Georgia Tech freshman … Ranked second on the team behind Matt Gonzalez in both multi-hit games (22) and multi-RBI games (12) … Made his collegiate debut in the season opener as the starting first baseman vs. Purdue on Feb. 19 … Went 2-for-4 with two doubles in a win over VCU on Feb. 21 … Was 3-for-4 with a double in the ACC opener at No. 7 Florida State on March 11 … Credited with three RBIs on 2-for-4 hitting and two doubles vs. Virginia Tech on March 18 … Drove in a then career-high four RBIs at Kennesaw State on March 22 … Tallied two doubles on April 1 vs. Duke … Ripped a career-best four hits on April 2 vs. Duke, finishing 4-for-6 with an RBI … Went 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI in the series opener at Pitt on April 8 … Drove in three runs with a double at Pitt on April 10 … Crushed his first career home and went 3-for-4 with two RBIs in the series finale win over NC State on April 17 … Hit two home runs and drove in four runs overall in the 16-1 rout of No. 21 Clemson on April 23 … Played a crucial role in Tech’s 10-inning win vs. Georgia at Turner Field on May 17 … Had two timely doubles and drove in two runs against the Bulldogs in the extra inning win … Hit a monster home run at the ACC Championship, going 3-for-5 with two RBIs vs. Boston College on May 24 … Drove in a career-high five RBIs with a home run in the NCAA Gainesville Regional elimination game vs. Bethune-Cookman on June 4 … Went 2-for-4 with two RBIs vs. UConn on June 5.

Before Tech: Four-year letterwinner at Pike County High School under head coach Don Hanson … Led team to back-to-back region championships in 2013 and 2014 … Posted a 1.09 ERA and recorded 57 strikeouts over 32 innings his senior season … Named the 2015 GHSA Region 4-AAAA MVP after batting .632 with 45 RBIs … Named a first-team preseason all-American by Perfect Game USA in 2015.

Personal: Full name is Tristin Hall English … Born May 14, 1997 in Stockbridge, Ga. … Son of Justin and Stacey English … Has a younger sister, Makenzie … Lists participating in the 2014 Perfect Game All-American Classic at Petco Park as his favorite baseball memory … Majoring in business administration.