Andrew  Schultz

30Andrew Schultz

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Alpharetta, Ga.

High School:
Greater Atlanta Christian School

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 185

Position:
RHP

2017 - FRESHMAN

  • Pitched 0.2 scoreless inning versus Mizzou in the series finale on May 20.
  • Finished the series finale at Texas A&M, picking up the save in the bottom of the 14th frame on a called third strike. He threw 1.0 scoreless inning in the outing.
  • Tossed 1.0 shutout inning and struck out one batter vs. UNC Asheville on April 19.
  • Held Florida scoreless and fired two strikeouts in the second game of the series through a season-long 1.2 innings of work.
  • Pitched 1.1 innings of relief against Middle Tennessee, striking out one batter (April 4).
  • Tossed 1.0 scoreless inning in UT's 6-0 shutout over Tennessee Tech on March 28.
  • Made his first appearance in SEC play in the series final against South Carolina. He allowed just two hits and fired two strikeouts through 1.1 scoreless innings of work.
  • Struck out the side in 1.0 inning of relief in UT's Friday night home opener vs. Norfolk State, helping secure a 10-2 win (March 3).
  • Made his first career appearance for Tennessee in relief on Feb. 19, tossing 1.0 scoreless inning as part of UT's 10-0 shutout win in Memphis.

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Four-year letterman from Greater Atlanta Christian School in Norcross, Ga.
  • Named the No. 22 right-handed pitcher among Baseball America's Top 500 Prospects entering the 2016 Major League Draft
  • Tabbed as the No. 34 right-handed pitcher in the nation by Perfect Game reports in 2016
  • Rated as the No. 4 righthander and the No. 114 overall player in the state of Georgia entering his senior season by Perfect Game
  • Went 7-2 with a 2.40 ERA over 58.0 innings pitched with 85 strikeouts as a senior in 2016
  • Played on both sides of the ball for GACS and hit .369 with four homers and 20 RBI as a senior
  • Went 2-2 with a 3.37 ERA and 52 strikeouts in his junior season, while also hitting at a .307 clip with 21 RBI Went 4-1 with a 2.30 ERA as a sophomore en route to helping GACS to the state championship tournament, where they finished runner-up in 2014
  • Played for Team Elite Prime on the travel ball scene alongside fellow Tennessee Volunteer classmates Connor Darling, Pete Derkay and Zach Linginfelter
  • Participated in more than 15 summer and fall showcase events throughout his travel ball career, including the WWBA World Championships and the East Coast Professional Showcase.
  • Played multiple sports for the Spartans during his high school career, receiving three varsity letters for the football team

PERSONAL

  • Full name is Andrew Waddell Schultz
  • Born on July 31, 1997
  • Son of Tracy and Stan Schultz
  • Has one older brother, Patrick Schultz
  • Mother, Tracy, graduated from the University of Tennessee
  • Graduated Cum Laude from Greater Atlanta Christian School (Norcross, Ga.) and was an active member of the National Honor Society
  • Majoring in Business Analytics
  • Recipient of the Charles A. Carpenter Family Athletic Scholarship
 

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