- Mitch Williams
Mitch  Williams


Rome, Ga.

Last College:
Marion Military Institute

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 183



- Played in 28 games and started in 25
- Hit .143, splitting time at catcher
- Hit one home run and tallied seven RBI
- Went 3-for-5 vs. Marshall (March 21) with a home run and three RBI
- Tallied two hits and drove in a run vs. Rice (April 11)

- Played in 49 games in 2014, starting 38 contests at catcher
- Ranked second on the team with a .293 batting average on 39 hits
- Led the squad in on-base percentage (.411)
- Registered a 19-game reached base streak, the longest by a Blazer in 2014
- Second on the club in slugging percentage (.353)
- Tallied a hit in eight straight games in 2014, the third-longest streak on the squad
- Eighth in Conference USA in runners caught stealing (12)
- Was a perfect 4-for-4 from the plate against Arkansas State (Feb. 28)
- Recorded a career-best three RBI performance at Alabama State (March 5)
- Smashed his first home run of his UAB career at Louisiana Tech (April 4)

FRESHMAN SEASON – Marion Military Institute (2013)
- Helped his team to a 16-30 record in 2013

- Selected in the 39th round of the 2012 MLB Draft by the Washington Nationals, but opted to play at Marion Military Institute for the 2013 campaign
- Selected by ESPN High School as a top position player in the state of Georgia
- Picked to play in the Georgia vs. Tennessee All-Star Game during his senior season
- Earned Region 7-AA Player of the Year honors in 2012
- Named First Team All-Region
- Two-time CBS Sports Max Preps Player of the Week honoree
- Four-year starter and hit .417 during his senior season
- Also played for the East Cobb Indians and Doubleday Baseball
- Selected to play for the Washington Nationals in the 2011 Area Code games in Long Beach, Calif.

- Mitchell Lawrence Williams
- Born Aug. 16, 1994 in Atlanta, Ga.
- Son of Mark and Jessica Williams
- Has one sister, Lauren, and one brother, Anthony
- Majoring in industrial distribution