9 Tyler Vaughn
9 Tyler Vaughn
Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
Hometown: Jonesboro, Ill.
Position: P/INF
Last School: Anna-Jonesboro HS
Bats/Throws: R/R

Stats: 2017  2015

2017 (Junior): Received the starting nod on Opening Day, retiring nine batters in five innings of work... Shutdown a powerful Missouri State (2.23) offense allowing just two runs in six innings while delivering nine Ks for his second consecutive game... Tossed  7.2 innings in the OVC opener against EKU (3.10)... Struck out a career-best 11 batters against Morehead State (3.17)... Tossed a complete game in the series opener against Eastern Illinois (4.13), only allowing one run on four hits and retiring 23 of the first 27 batters he faced... Logged 8.0 frames against Austin Peay (5.25) in the OVC Tournament to help BU avoid elimination, striking out nine batters. 

2016: Recorded saves against Western Michigan (2/26/16) and Army (2/28/16) ... Pitched 4.2 innings in relief and earned his second victory of the season against Youngstown State (3/4/16) ... Appeared in first game as a starter against NIU (3/13/16) ... Started against EKU and pitched seven innings while striking out nine (3/20/16) ... Appeared in his third start on the mound at Morehead State when he lasted 6.1 innings, striking out six (3/26/16) ... Registered his third win of the year with a seven inning performance against UT Martin when he struck out six (4/3/16) ... Named adidas® OVC Baseball Pitcher of the Week after notching his first ever complete game shutout at SIUE (4/9/16) ... Quality start vs. Austin Peay, 6 innnings 2 ER (4/17/18) ... Named TSWA Pitcher of the Week (4/27/16) after an eight inning, one run performance at EIU ... After making six appearances out of the bullpen to open the year while rehabbing from an injury, Vaughn posted a team-best 7-3 record with a team-best 3.67 ERA over 11 starts … He recorded 76 strikeouts in 83.1 innings pitched … Logged at least 5.2 innings pitched in his final 10 starts … Vaughn went 5-3 with a 3.34 ERA in conference games.

2015: Finished with a 3-2 record and a 5.36 ERA on the bump for the Bruins ... Started eight games and compiled 16 appearances ... His 47 strikeouts ranked him fifth on the squad.

Prior to Belmont: 4-time all-conference… 3-time All-South.. Southern Illinois Player of the year 2014.. Tyler ended his 2014 season with a .474 batting average and .71 ERA.

Personal: Born Tyler Gene Vaughn on September, 17th 1995 in Cape Girardeau, Miss… Son of Gene and Deana Vaughn…Major Undecided.