Sliders pick up 4 from Memphis!
Zach Wilson- 6'2/191 Junior OF, McKinney, TX.
Started the first 10 games of the year before missing the rest of the Tigers’ 17-game season due to injury … hit .286 with three doubles and six RBI … had three multi-hit games … went 2-for-4 with three RBI in the series finale against Dayton (Feb. 23).
2018-19 (Hill College):
Hit .372 in 47 games as a sophomore … totaled 12 home runs, 44 RBI and 52 runs scored … also added 18 stolen bases and drew 29 walks ... hit .371 in his rookie campaign … added 10 home runs and 40 RBI … swiped 10 bases and plated 54 runs … boasted a .505 on-base percentage and a .671 slugging percentage.
Prepped at Prosper High School for Rick Carpenter ... a four-time all-district selection, including a three-time first team honoree in his final three seasons.
Son of Clay and Christi Wilson.
Nick Jones- 5'9/227 Redshirt Freshman Catcher, Coal City, IL.
- 2019 AAC All-Academic Team
2020 (Redshirt Freshman):
Started six games during the Tigers’ 17-game season … tallied one double and one home run at the dish … also plated a pair of runs.
Appeared in five games with three starts … missed the majority of the year due to injury and qualified for a redshirt season … collected a pair of hits, including a double in his first collegiate plate appearance against Murray State (Feb. 20) … blasted his first collegiate home run in a pinch-hit at-bat at Arkansas (Feb. 27).
Member of back-to-back Illinois State Championship teams … named all-area as a senior after batting .430 with 12 doubles, two homers and 29 RBI … batted .412 with four home runs and 21 RBI in 2017 … named all-conference despite missing several games with a broken hand during junior season … prior to senior season, batted .403 with 11 homers, 80 RBI and 53 walks … also plays at defensive tackle on the football team and won a powerlifting meet … member of the National Honor Society … named a 2018 Illinois State Scholar.
Jones is the son of Scott and Treva Jones.
JT Durham- 5'11/185 Freshman RHP, Memphis, TN.
Community College - 5 Appearances, 3 Wins, 1 Save, 20 K's and a 1.47 ERA.
Durham is the son of Guy and Anna Durham.
Chase Kessinger- 6'2/160, Sophomore RHP, Oxford, MS.
Community College - 3 Appearances, 0 Wins, 0 Save, 6 K's and a 6.00 ERA.
Kessinger is the son of Keith and Laura Kessinger