USF Baseball BIO
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Tyler Dietrich
Player Profile:
Tyler Dietrich 2425140
Position: Catcher
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 171
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Naples, Fla.
High School: Barron Collier HS

Career Stats

Major: Pre-Business

2017 American Athletic Conference Player of the Week (5/8/17)

AS A SOPHOMORE (2017):
Appeared in 43 games with 39 starts as the team's primary catcher…Hit .270 during the year and .302 during conference play…Tallied 13 runs, seven doubles and 18 RBI…Hit his first-career home run vs. Bethune-Cookman in the Gainesville Regional of the NCAA Tournament…Named The American Athletic Conference Player of the Week on May 8 after going 6-for-8 in the ECU series with three runs and five RBI…Hit two doubles vs. Valpo on March 10 and drove in three runs vs. ECU on May 5.    

AS A FRESHMAN (2016): Played in 35 games, making 27 starts (26 at catcher, one at designated hitter)...Hit .287 with seven runs scored and five doubles...Posted six multi-hit and two multi-RBI games...Made his collegiate debut and tallied his first hit at Bethune-Cookman (3/1)...Notched his first RBI, with two, at Jacksonville (3/9)...Collected two hits, both doubles, in a 5-3 win at Cincinnati (4/1). 

HIGH SCHOOL: Six-year letter winner for head coach Charlie Maurer at Barron Collier HS…Hit .396 over his high school career with three home runs, 81 RBIs and 56 stolen bases…First-team all-state, all-county, team captain and team MVP as a senior, batting .367 with two home runs, 18 RBIs and 12 stolen bases…Earned all-county honors as a junior with a .374 average, 12 doubles and 14 stolen bases…Second-team MaxPreps All-American, first-team all-state and all-county as a sophomore, clubbing .481 with 17 RBIs, nine doubles and 12 stolen bases…Recognized as first-team all-state and all-county as a freshman, hitting .471 with 14 RBIs and 11 stolen bases…Hit .380 as a varsity member in the eighth grade with 14 RBIs…Batted .304 as a seventh grade varsity member with 10 RBIs...Also played two years of varsity football.
 
PERSONAL: Born Tyler William Dietrich on May 16, 1996 in Columbus, Ohio…Parents are Billy and Sandi…Has one sister, Alexsa…Father, Billy, played baseball at Texas Tech.   

DIETRICH'S CAREER HIGHS (as of 6/4/17)
At Bats: 6, at Cincinnati (4/3/16)
Runs Scored: 2 vs. ECU (5/5/17)
Hits: 3, 2x, last vs. ECU (5/7/17)
RBI: 3 vs. ECU (5/5/17)
Doubles: 2, 2x, last vs. Valpo (3/10/17)
Triples: N/A
Home Runs: 1 vs. Bethune-Cookman (6/4/17)
Walks: 2, 2x, last vs. Houston (4/28/17)
Stolen Bases: N/A

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