2015-16 Baseball
Taylor Dorsey
1
Taylor Dorsey
(r-JR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
5-11
Wt.
167
Cl.
r-JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Murfreesboro, Tenn./Eagleville HS
Hector Viera
2
Hector Viera
(SR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
5-9
Wt.
170
Cl.
SR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Boconō, Venezuela/U.E. Marioa Briceno Iragorry
Richard Carter
3
Richard Carter
(SR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-8
Wt.
195
Cl.
SR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Brentwood, Tenn./Ravenwood HS (Coastal Carolina)
Joshua Mollett
4
Joshua Mollett
(JR)  
Pos.
RHP
Ht.
6-1
Wt.
191
Cl.
JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Tampa, Fla./Gaither HS (St. Leo Univ.)
Ryan Simmons
5
Ryan Simmons
(r-SR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
6-0
Wt.
210
Cl.
r-SR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
St. Louis, Mo./Oakville Senior HS (Southwestern Illinois College)
Gabe Lares
7
Gabe Lares
(JR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
162
Cl.
JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
San Jose, Calif./Leigh HS (West Valley CC)
Jarrett Plunkett
8
Jarrett Plunkett
(r-SR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
175
Cl.
r-SR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Clarksville, Tenn./Rossview HS (St. Johns River State College)
Nick McGrew
9
Nick McGrew
(JR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
6-1
Wt.
167
Cl.
JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
San Jose, Calif./Valley Christian HS (West Valley CC)
Erik Barron
10
Erik Barron
(JR)  
Pos.
RHP
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
186
Cl.
JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
San Jose, Calif./Mt. Pleasant HS (Gavilan College)
Eddie McDaniels
13
Eddie McDaniels
(SO)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
160
Cl.
SO
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Lebanon, Tenn./Lebanon HS
Kyle Allen
14
Kyle Allen
(JR)  
Pos.
C
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
188
Cl.
JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Marietta, Ga./Wheeler HS
Grant House
15
Grant House
(r-JR)  
Pos.
C
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
158
Cl.
r-JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Bartlett, Tenn./Christian Brothers HS
Josh Croft
16
Josh Croft
(JR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
5-9
Wt.
184
Cl.
JR
B-T
L-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Powell River, British Columbia/Brooks Secondary School (San Jacinto CC)
Sean Cruz
17
Sean Cruz
(JR)  
Pos.
RHP
Ht.
6-0
Wt.
199
Cl.
JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Tasi Yona, Guam/Southern HS (Indian Hills CC)
Phil Stiles
18
Phil Stiles
(SR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
173
Cl.
SR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Lumberton, N.J./Rancocas Valley HS (Burlington County College)
Parker Cash
19
Parker Cash
(JR)  
Pos.
LHP
Ht.
5-11
Wt.
180
Cl.
JR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Glasgow, Ky./Glasgow HS (Southern Union CC)
Joey Lange
20
Joey Lange
(FR)  
Pos.
C
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
193
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Granger, Ind./Clay HS
Brian Conn
21
Brian Conn
(r-JR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-11
Wt.
163
Cl.
r-JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Clarksville, Tenn./Clarksville Academy (Maryville College)
Stephen Fischer
22
Stephen Fischer
(SR)  
Pos.
RHP
Ht.
6-0
Wt.
181
Cl.
SR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Bradenton, Fla./Bradenton River HS (State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota)
Ryan Dickison
23
Ryan Dickison
(SR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-9
Wt.
195
Cl.
SR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Garden Grove, Calif./Pacifica HS (Long Beach City College)
Dajion Whitfield
24
Dajion Whitfield
(r-JR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
6-2
Wt.
183
Cl.
r-JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Hendersonville, Tenn./Maplewood HS
Mike Melendez
25
Mike Melendez
(SR)  
Pos.
LHP
Ht.
5-11
Wt.
196
Cl.
SR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Miramar, Fla./Flanagan HS (Peru State College)
Caleb Pitts
26
Caleb Pitts
(r-JR)  
Pos.
RHP
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
185
Cl.
r-JR
B-T
L-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Columbia, Tenn./Columbia Academy
Corbin Meikle
27
Corbin Meikle
(JR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-11
Wt.
153
Cl.
JR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Atascadero, Calif./Atascadero HS (Monterey Peninsula College)
Cory Duggan
28
Cory Duggan
(JR)  
Pos.
LHP
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
176
Cl.
JR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Toronto, Ontario/Blessed Cardinal Newman Catholic HS (Douglas College)
Steven Hollis
29
Steven Hollis
(FR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-8
Wt.
161
Cl.
FR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Lebanon, Tenn./Friendship Christian School
Dylan Lannom
30
Dylan Lannom
(r-JR)  
Pos.
RHP
Ht.
6-3
Wt.
183
Cl.
r-JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Mt. Juliet, Tenn./Wilson Central HS
Kyle Howard
31
Kyle Howard
(r-SO)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
6-0
Wt.
206
Cl.
r-SO
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Murfreesboro, Tenn./Middle Tennessee Christian HS
Sam Patton
32
Sam Patton
(FR)  
Pos.
RHP
Ht.
6-1
Wt.
176
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Murfreesboro, Tenn./Riverdale HS
Brennan Swindoll
33
Brennan Swindoll
(JR)  
Pos.
LHP
Ht.
6-3
Wt.
210
Cl.
JR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Mt. Juliet, Tenn./Friendship Christian School (Chattanooga State CC)
Drew Chester
34
Drew Chester
(r-JR)  
Pos.
RHP
Ht.
5-11
Wt.
185
Cl.
r-JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Mt. Juliet, Tenn./Wilson Central HS (Faulkner Univ.)
Brett Cox
35
Brett Cox
(r-JR)  
Pos.
LHP
Ht.
6-0
Wt.
209
Cl.
r-JR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Louisville, Ky./Southern HS
Mitch Langer
36
Mitch Langer
(JR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
6-4
Wt.
235
Cl.
JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Fountain, Colo./Fountain Fort Carson HS (Indian Hills CC)
Tyler Yorko
38
Tyler Yorko
(JR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
5-11
Wt.
193
Cl.
JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Burnaby, British Columbia/Burnaby North Secondary School (Douglas College)
Sam Eichler
42
Sam Eichler
(JR)  
Pos.
LHP
Ht.
5-11
Wt.
203
Cl.
JR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Mission Viejo, Calif./Capistrano Valley Christian HS (Providence Christian College)
Bo Saunders
44
Bo Saunders
(FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
6-0
Wt.
183
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Georgetown, Ky./Scott County HS (Western Kentucky)
Curtis Hoppe
45
Curtis Hoppe
(SO)  
Pos.
RHP
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
225
Cl.
SO
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Mt Juliet, Tenn./Mt Juliet HS
Brandon Anderson
Brandon Anderson
(r-JR)  
Pos.
LHP
Ht.
6-1
Wt.
171
Cl.
r-JR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Port Byron, N.Y./Dana L. West HS (Finger Lakes CC)
Malik Burriss
Malik Burriss
(r-SO)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
201
Cl.
r-SO
B-T
R-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Morristown, Tenn./Cane Ridge HS
Wyatt Carter
Wyatt Carter
(r-SO)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
6-1
Wt.
173
Cl.
r-SO
B-T
L-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Bethpage, Tenn./Westmoreland HS
Alex Dozier
Alex Dozier
(r-JR)  
Pos.
RHP
Ht.
5-9
Wt.
150
Cl.
r-JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Lebanon, Tenn./Lebanon HS
Will Hawks
Will Hawks
(FR)  
Pos.
RHP
Ht.
6-0
Wt.
165
Cl.
FR
B-T
L-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Murfreesboro, Tenn./Oakland HS
Parker Hindle
Parker Hindle
(JR)  
Pos.
C
Ht.
5-11
Wt.
195
Cl.
JR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Camarillo, Calif./Adolfo Camarillo HS (Moorpark JC)
Cameron Jennings
Cameron Jennings
(FR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-8
Wt.
237
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Watertown, Tenn./Watertown HS
Tyler Jones
Tyler Jones
(FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
6-0
Wt.
192
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
LaVergne, Tenn./LaVergne HS
Curt Jones
Curt Jones
(FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
6-0
Wt.
221
Cl.
FR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Murfreesboro, Tenn./Eagleville HS
Blake Kiely
Blake Kiely
(FR)  
Pos.
C
Ht.
5-9
Wt.
202
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Clarksville, Tenn./Rossview HS
Alex Landis
Alex Landis
(FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
6-2
Wt.
175
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Mt. Juliet, Tenn./Mt. Juliet HS
Joseph Midgett
Joseph Midgett
(r-FR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
6-0
Wt.
173
Cl.
r-FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Lebanon, Tenn./Home School
Landon Nix
Landon Nix
(r-SO)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
185
Cl.
r-SO
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Mt. Juliet, Tenn./Wilson Central HS
Brennen Patrick
Brennen Patrick
(r-FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
5-5
Wt.
180
Cl.
r-FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Lebanon, Tenn./Home School
Aaron Patterson
Aaron Patterson
(FR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-11
Wt.
158
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Smithville, Tenn./DeKalb County HS
Taylor Perdue
Taylor Perdue
(FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
6-2
Wt.
183
Cl.
FR
B-T
L-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Bowling Green, Ky./Greenwood HS
Hunter Pulley
Hunter Pulley
(r-FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
6-2
Wt.
200
Cl.
r-FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Bath Springs, Tenn./Riverside HS
Kaleb Qualls
Kaleb Qualls
(FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
5-9
Wt.
152
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Rickman, Tenn./Livingston Academy
Josh Rial
Josh Rial
(r-FR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
5-5
Wt.
156
Cl.
r-FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Mt. Juliet, Tenn./Family Christian Academy
Dalton Shrum
Dalton Shrum
(r-SO)  
Pos.
LHP
Ht.
6-4
Wt.
186
Cl.
r-SO
B-T
R-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Lafayette, Tenn./Macon County HS
Blaine Smith
Blaine Smith
(FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
5-10
Wt.
180
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Cookeville, Tenn./Cookeville HS
James Tribble
James Tribble
(FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
5-5
Wt.
164
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Hermitage, Tenn./McGavock HS
Brandon Troutt
Brandon Troutt
(r-FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
5-9
Wt.
145
Cl.
r-FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Westmoreland, Tenn./Westmoreland HS
Parker Ward
Parker Ward
(r-FR)  
Pos.
IF
Ht.
6-1
Wt.
152
Cl.
r-FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Nashville, Tenn./Hunters Lane HS
Jackson White
Jackson White
(r-JR)  
Pos.
LHP
Ht.
5-7
Wt.
151
Cl.
r-JR
B-T
L-L
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Carmel, Ind./Carmel HS
Caleb Young
Caleb Young
(FR)  
Pos.
OF
Ht.
6-0
Wt.
211
Cl.
FR
B-T
R-R
Hometown/High School (Last School)
Lebanon, Tenn./Lebanon HS
2015-16 Baseball Coaches
Woody Hunt
Woody Hunt
Head Coach 
Year at CU/Alma Mater
35th Season (Belmont Univ., 1980)
Kevin Hite
Kevin Hite
Assistant Coach 
Year at CU/Alma Mater
12th Season (Cumberland Univ., 1996)
Mike Minkel
Mike Minkel
Assistant Coach 
Year at CU/Alma Mater
Third Year (Cumberland Univ., 2006)
Chris Schrock
Chris Schrock
Assistant Coach 
Year at CU/Alma Mater
Eighth Season (Cumberland Univ., 1999)
John Guethlein
John Guethlein
Assistant/JV Coach 
Year at CU/Alma Mater
Second Season (Tennessee Tech, 1989)