Open mobile menu

Countdown To Opening Day (8 Days): Clay Dalton

Feb. 9, 2012

The Georgia Tech baseball team begins the 2012 season Friday, Feb. 17 when it opens play in the Rock Hill Coca-Cola Classic at Winthrop. Stay tuned to RamblinWreck.com and meet all 33 Yellow Jackets with the “Countdown to Opening Day” series.

Clay Dalton
Twitter: n/a
RHP | R-R | 6-3 | 202 | Junior | Kennesaw, Ga. (North Cobb)

RW.com: List three words that describe you…
Clay Dalton: Honest, Goofy, Hardworking

RW: Why did you choose Georgia Tech?
CD: Close to home, prestigious academics, and baseball team

RW: If you could bring one thing from your hometown, what would it be?
CD: The traffic — Atlanta traffic is brutal

RW: What is the best piece of advice that a coach gave you?
CD: Get scrappy

RW: What was the most interesting thing you did this summer?
CD: Our summer baseball team won the league championship

RW: What player, if any, do you pattern your game after?
CD: Bronson Arroyo

RW: What would be your ultimate sports center highlight…
CD: I threw 5 innings with 10 Ks and also went 4-4 with a home run and 2 doubles

RW: What is your dream job?
CD: Doing something that impacts kids’ lives and makes good money

RW: What event has most shaped your life?
CD: Taking a baseball scholarship to Georgia Tech

RW: Biggest accomplishments…
CD: Trying out for Team USA 18U

RW: Interests outside of baseball…
CD: Playing basketball and fishing

RW: What is your favorite Georgia Tech tradition?
CD: The Stinger in the bottom of the third inning

RW: What is the reason behind your uniform number?
CD: Was my number throughout high school

RW: What’s your nickname? Reasoning behind it?
CD: CD

RELATED HEADLINES

August 7, 2020 Update on Russ Chandler Stadium Renovations

Project will solidify iconic stadium as one of college baseball’s premier facilities

Update on Russ Chandler Stadium Renovations
August 6, 2020 Varitek Headlines College Baseball Hall of Fame 2020 Class

Jason Varitek one of two inductees with Georgia Tech ties

Varitek Headlines College Baseball Hall of Fame 2020 Class
Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Partner of Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets