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Austyn West
Austyn West

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Tallahassee, Fla.

High School:
Lawton Chiles

Height:
6-1

Position:
C/DP

Bats-Throws:
R-R

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014): Played in 45 games, starting 36 games after sharing time at the catcher/DP position with McKenzie Kilpatrick...Batted .266, highest among Auburn catchers that played 20 games or more during the season...Notched 25 hits with three doubles, five home runs and 20 RBI...Slugged .457 with 20 walks, tied for fifth on the team...In SEC play, only batted .188 with six hits, one home run and four RBI...Batted well throughout the season with runners on base (19-for-54, .352)...Had a hit in six of the first eight games of the seasons...Had a career-high three RBI in a game after going 2-for-2 with two runs vs. Savannah State (3/15)...Another career-high 3-for-4 performance vs. Georgia (4/20), including a solo-home run...Had a key hit and RBI in Auburn's 7-5 win over South Carolina (5/7) in the SEC Tournament first round...Also went 2-for-2 vs. North Dakota State (5/17) in the second elimination game of the NCAA Minneapolis Regional, en route to AU reaching the regional final.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2013): Appeared in 24 games with 12 starts ... Hit .162 with two home runs and six RBI ... Appeared in six SEC games, totaling six at-bats ... First hit was a solo home runs, coming against Kent State ... Hit two-run home run against Minnesota.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coach Adam Rich ... Earned first team all-state in 2012 after batting .378 with four home runs and 38 RBI ... Earned all-conference honors from 2008-2012 ... Set school career records for RBI and doubles and tied the school record for home runs.

PERSONAL: Daughter of Nicki and Terry West ... Has one brother, T.J., and two sisters, Taylor and Mayson ... Major: Undecided.