HIGH SCHOOL: Rated as the No. 10 prospect in the state by Baseball America ... Played third base at Germantown High School in Germantown, Tenn. ... Was a two-time All-District, All-County and All-Region honoree ... Batted .345 during senior campaign with five doubles, three triples, three home runs and 32 RBI ... Also posted a 4-0 mark on the mound with a 2.39 ERA and two saves in 39 innings ... Hit .366 as a junior with six home runs and 38 RBI ... Saw time on the hill, fashioning a 4-3 record with a 2.33 ERA ... Selected to the 2001 Tennessee All-Star Team in the Tennessee/Oklahoma/Texas Classic ... Participated in the East Coast Showcase in Wilmington, N.C. ... Played on state championship team in 2001, earning All-Tournament honors ... As a sophomore he hit .370 with five home runs and batted .403 as a freshman ... Also played for the Dulan Dodgers who took part in the 2001 Perfect Game/Baseball America World Wood Bat Championship in Jupiter, Fla. ... The team won the 2002 AAU national championship for 18 and under ... Was part of back-to-back NABF world series championship squads in 1999 and 2000 ... Coached by Phil Clark.
PERSONAL: Full name is Kyle Benjamin Norrid ... Born Dec. 10, 1983 in Tampa, Fla. ... Son of Tim and Leigh Norrid ... Has one brother, Andrew, and two sisters, Taylor and Caroline ... Major: Business.