Blazers split doubleheader on Ryan Prinzing's walk-off RBI single in game two
Game was called after seven innings due to rain accumulating on field
The Blazers will take on Dartmouth on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. CT
Trip highlighted by match-up with No. 24 Indiana
UAB scored in each of the first three innings to cruise past Troy
AS A JUNIOR (2014)
Recorded playing time in 28 games, starting 21 at both catcher and first base ... tallied a .263 batting average on 20 hits ... ranked fourth on the team with five multiple RBI games ... roped a three-run double down the left field line against Middle Tennessee (March 8) ... blasted his first home run of his collegiate career at Charlotte (May 3) ... plated two runs on four different occasions ... registered five multiple hit games, including a two-hit effort in the season finale at Southern Miss (May 21) ... earned Conference USA All-Academic Team honors ... named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and C-USA Academic Medal recipient.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013)
Made 49 starts in 56 appearances, seeing action at first base and designated hitter ... hit at a .229 (39-for-170) clip with 23 runs, 16 RBI and 15 walks ... went 5-for-7 in stolen bases ... recorded 10 multi-hit games and scored two runs in four separate contests ... strung together a seven game hit streak from March 8-17 ... contributed two runs off a career-best four hits against Savannah State (April 5), also knocked in two runs ... named to the Conference USA All-Academic Team ... Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Conference USA Academic Medal recipient.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012)
Started 22 games and saw playing time in 39 contests, seeing time in the outfield, catcher, and designated hitter ... hit .292 (26-for-89) with 16 runs scored and 15 RBI... participated in 16 league games, making eight starts, and hit at a .286 (10-for-35) clip ... registered a .396 on-base percentage, which featured 13 walks ... recorded eight multi-hit games and a pair of two-plus RBI contests ... first collegiate RBI proved to be the game winner in the season opening 2-1 win against Clemson (Feb. 17) on a sac fly ... strung together four starts with two or more hits (April 3-8) and hit .500 (9-for-18) during that stretch ... knocked in a run against Mississippi State (June 2) at the Tallahassee Regional ... member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Conference USA Academic Medal recipient ... played summer ball for the Woodstock River Bandits of the Valley League.
REDSHIRT SEASON (2011)
Did not see any action during his redshirt season ... named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and earned the Conference USA Academic Medal.
Played for head coach Rick Davis at Hoover HS ... a 2010 All-State selection and team MVP ... participated in the Alabama Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Weekend ... a two-time All-Metro selection ... hit .423 as a senior with a .529 on-base percentage, 15 doubles, and 22 RBI ... walked 26 times and struck out just nine as a senior ... helped Hoover to the 6A state championship in 2008 ... hit .380 with a .520 on-base percentage, seven doubles, and 19 RBI as a junior in 2009 ... hit .333 as a sophomore in 2008 with a .447 on-base percentage, eight doubles and 17 RBI ... played summer baseball for the Excel Baseball Academy in Oxford, Ala. ... was a linebacker for the Hoover HS football team ... helped Hoover HS to a state runner-up finish on the gridiron in 2008 and earned the Bucs' Coaches Award ... a member of the National Honor Society and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
Tyler Alan Mims ... born Sept. 20, 1991 ... son of Alan and Leda Mims ... has two brothers ... majoring in industrial distribution.