Tyler Harris
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Tyler  Harris
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Springdale, Ark.

High School:
Shiloh Christian

Last College:
Missouri State

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 200

Position:
Outfielder

2016: Played and started in 51 games, with 35 of those starts coming in right field … also made six appearances as a pitcher, including a start at Dayton (3/8) … .289 batting average and 58 hits both ranked second on team … notched 17 multi-hit efforts … went 4-for-4 with three doubles and two runs scored at Winthrop (3/11) … named to Academic All-MAC team … ended the year on a 19-game reached base streak.

2015: Sat out the 2015 season for his transfer year ... named to the Miami Dean's list in the spring.

PRIOR TO MIAMI: Played two seasons at Missouri State (2013 and 2014).

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Shiloh Christian High School, where he was a member of the National Honor Society ... played baseball all four years, serving as the team's catcher ... captained the team during his senior season ... also played football and tennis for one season ... helped lead his team to three-straight Arkansas 4A State Championships (2010-12) ... team finished as state runner-up in 2009 ... named Northwest Arkansas Player of the Year as a senior ... earned Arkansas All-Star Team honors (2012) ... tabbed all-state (2011-12) and all-conference (2010-12) ... holds his school's single-season record for home runs (13) and RBI (63) ... received Rawlings National H.S. Gold Glove Award honors (2012) ... NCSAA All-American (2011-12) ... prep coach was Jimmy Harris ... club team: Midwest Nationals.

PERSONAL: Full name -- Tyler Mark Harris ... Born: June 26, 1993 ... son of Judy and Gary Harris ... has one sibling ... dad, Gary, and uncle, Terry Yaldo, played baseball at Arkansas Tech ... majoring in sport leadership and management, with a minor in marketing and general business.