#30 Tyler Nelson | First Base
Hometown: La Porte, Texas
Previous School: La Porte
Major: Biology; Pre-Pharmacy
Nelson played in 28 games, making 18 starts while playing primarily first base ... batted .277 (18-for-65) with six doubles, one triple, 14 RBIs and 19 runs ... posted a .347 on-base percentage and .400 slugging percentage ... converted all 86 chances (83 putouts, three assists) in the field ... notched six multiple hit games.
Nelson appeared in 25 games, starting 10 of them ... Hit .256 with 10 hits including 1 double ... 6 runs batted in.
Lettered and started for two years at the varsity level for head coach Ricky Torres at La Porte High School … served as team captain for one year … named honorable mention all-conference as a senior … received District Newcomer of the Year accolades as a junior … member of National Honor Society.
Born in San Antonio, Texas, on Jan. 16, 1995 … son of Todd and Kellie Nelson … has a younger brother, Tripp, and a younger sister, Krystin … enjoys fishing and hunting.