#30 Tyler Nelson | First Base

Height: 6-0

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: La Porte, Texas

Previous School: La Porte

Biology; Pre-Pharmacy

Career Stats

2015: Sophomore
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.

2014: Freshman
Nelson appeared in 25 games, starting 10 of them ... Hit .256 with 10 hits including 1 double ... 6 runs batted in. 

High School
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.