18 Dylan King
18 Dylan King
Height: 6-4
Weight: 215
Year: Junior
Hometown: Murfreesboro, Tenn.
Position: RHP
Last School: Riverdale HS
Bats/Throws: R/R

Stats: 2017

2017 (Sophomore): Registered a 11 strikeouts in 6.0 innings of work against Northwestern (2.25)...Combined for 19 Ks and only one run in first two appearances of sophomore campaign... Hurled 11 strikeouts in the opening conference series against EKU (3.10), tossing a season-high 7.0 frames... Recorded his third double-digit strike out performance on the hill against SIUE (4.1)... Struck out 10 batters at Jacksonville State (4.22), his fourth time fanning 10 or more batters in a game... Struck out a career-best 12 batters against Murray State (4.29) to bring his total to five double-digit strikeout performances on the year... Compiled 108 Ks on the year, the second most all-time in Belmont history. 

 

2016: Made his first collegiate start against Illinois State (2/20/16) ... Earned starting assignments on the mound against Army (2/28/16) and SIUC (3/8/16) ... Made his fourth start of the season in midweek action at WKU (4/19/16) ... Picked up his second win of the year with six innings and six strikeouts in Murray State (5/8/16)... Followed that up with a season-high seven innings pitched and a season-high seven strikeouts en route to his third victory of the season against Tennessee Tech (5/15/16) ... Pitched three innings during a start at SEMO (5/21/16) ... Named to OVC All-Tournament team after throwing an 8 inning shutout in an elimination game vs. Morehead State.

Prior to Belmont: Attended Riverdale High School where he registered a career 26-2 record ... Named All District, DNJ All Area Team, TBCA All State and was named to the All USA Tennessee team ... Helped lead the team to two-straight state tournament appearances. 

Personal:  Dylan Tyler King was born on December 5th, 1996 ... Son of Kellee and Tracy King ... Has two siblings Jonathan and Kelcy... Brother plays baseball for Georgia Tech... Majoring in Business Management.