- David Hayes
David  Hayes


Homewood, Ala.

Last College:
Shelton State CC

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 200



2012 (Senior)
· Lefty made 13 appearances, featuring four starts
· Starts came against Jacksonville State (Feb. 29; March 21; May 9) and at Troy (March 6)
· In 26 innings, posted a record of 1-0 with a 4.85 ERA
· Win came against Jacksonville State (May 9)
· Allowed just one run (earned) over last five appearances spanning 11 innings (May 9-June 2)
· Fired a season-long 5.1 innings in relief vs. Southern Miss, allowing just one earned run (May 19)
· Pitched scoreless frames vs. No. 16 UCF (May 24) at C-USA Tournament and vs. Mississippi State (June 2) at the Tallahassee Regional
· Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2011 (Junior)
· Southpaw worked in 14 games, featuring eight starts
· Posted a record of 1-2 with a 6.75 ERA over 52 innings
· Utilized primarily as a midweek starter for the Blazers
· Fired 6.0 innings, giving up just one earned run on three hits in a no decision vs. Jacksonville State on March 1
· Surrendered just one earned run off six hits with three punch outs in 6.1 innings in a no decision vs. Alabama on March 29
· Posted career highs in innings pitched (7.1) and strikeouts (5) to earn the win against Kennesaw State on April 12
· Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

2010 (Shelton State CC)
· Played for coach Bobby Sprowl
· Helped Shelton State to a 35-23 overall record and a 22-5 mark in conference play
· Pitched 65.1 innings over 15 appearances
· Posted a 5-5 record with a 4.68 ERA
· Selected to the Alabama Community College Conference All-Tournament Team
· Played alongside fellow Blazer newcomer Coy Arrowood

2009 (Mississippi State)
· Appeared in six games and made three starts
· Named to the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll
· Member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes Leadership Planning Committee
· Recruited by former MSU head coach and current UAB volunteer assistant Ron Polk
· Competed over the summer for the Faquier Gators in Warrenton, Va., and was selected to the Valley League All-Star Team

High School
· A four-year letterwinner as a pitcher and first baseman for coach Doug Gann at Homewood High School
· A two-time Birmingham News All-Metro selection and two-time Alabama Baseball Coaches Association All-Star
· Posted a 4-4 record with a 3.29 ERA and 69 strikeouts in 51 innings as a senior in 2008
· Named to the Over The Mountain Journal All-Star Team
· Struck out 81 and walked just 14 in 61.2 innings on his way to five wins and a 3.06 ERA as a junior in 2007
· Went 7-3 with a 2.61 ERA as a sophomore
· Managed a career-best 2.59 ERA as a freshman
· Also played quarterback at Homewood

David Alan Hayes ... born Aug. 27, 1989 ... parents are Tim and Jean Hayes ... has one brother and one sister... majoring in early childhood education.