Hockessin, Del. / A.I. DuPont
At Delaware: Solidified the catching position for the Blue Hens as a freshman and will look to build during sophomore campaign.
2012: Appeared in 44 games with 39 starts behind the plate during freshman season • made UD debut on Feb. 18 at Houston, went 0-for-3 with one run scored • earned UD Team Max Orland Rookie of the Year Award • ranked fifth in the Colonial Athletic Association with 11 sacrifice bunts and was second the team in same category • tallied six multi-hit games, three multi-RBI games, two multi-runs scored games and one multi-extra-base hit games • produced a season-high two, three-hit games, last on May 24 vs. Hofstra, where he went 3-for-5 with one RBI and two runs scored • smashed two double on Apr. 17 at Temple after he went 3-for-4 with two RBI and two runs scored in 7-4 win to the Owls • collected season-high five RBI on Apr. 7 at William & Mary after he went 2-for-4 with one double and one sacrifice fly in a 16-14 win over the Tribe • produced a four-game hitting streak from Apr. 7-13 where he hit .400 (6-for-15) with six RBI during that span • started all six games, including catching back-to-back doubleheaders for the Blue Hens during the 2012 CAA Baseball Championships • hit .318 (7-for-22) with three RBI and six runs scored during the tournament.
High School: Began competing in baseball as an eighth grader at A.I DuPont before finishing his high school career with two seasons at Sanford • excelled as a catcher and pitcher throughout his tenure • finished his career with a .351 batting average • earned five letters and was a four-time member of the second-team All-Conference squad • competed in the Carpenter Cup as a sophomore and played for the All-Star Baseball Academy over the summer.
Personal: Tyler J. "Ty" Warrington • son of Alan and Debra Warrington • his mother graduated from the University of Delaware, while his father starred as a first baseman at Penn State, earning the school’s prestigious F. Joseph Bedenk Award as the team’s most valuable player in 1983 • has three siblings • enjoys fishing and playing cards in his spare time • majoring in finance at Delaware.
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