COACH CORBIN QUOTE: Ty is a very good athlete who can do many things on the baseball field. He is very adept at playing all infield positions and has a speed component to his offensive game as well. He will be utilized in many different ways as we move forward this year. He has a fun personality and is very well liked by his teammates.
2014 - Named to the CWS All-Tournament Team for his heroics over the final five games of the series... Struck out once and went 0-for-4 in title clinching win over Virginia 6/25... Went 0-for-2 with a walk in loss to Virginia 6/24 in CWS Finals... Doubled twice in the third inning, scoring a run and driving in three with his second double in win over Virginia 6/23 in CWS Finals... Played the hero against Texas 6/21 beating out an infield single to drive in winning run and advance VU to CWS Finals... Started at third base and went 2-for-3 with two singles in loss to Texas 6/20 in College World Series... Struck out in his only at-bat at Florida 5/10... Went 0-for-1 off the bench vs. Georgia 4/25... Picked up his first two hits of the season going 2-for-5 with two runs and a RBI-double vs. MTSU 4/15... Fouled out in his only at-bat at Mississippi State 3/21... Started at third base for the first time his career going 0-for-3 with a run scored at Belmont 3/18... Went 0-for-1 with a walk off the bench vs. Eastern Illinois 3/11... Entered as a pinch runner scoring a run in win over Winthrop 3/7... Knocked in the first run of his career with a groundout to first against UIC 2/23... Scored his first run of the season after being hit by a pitch in his lone plate appearance against UIC 2/21... Made his 2014 debut as a pinch hitter at Long Beach State 2/15, grounding out to second.
2013 - Grounded out in his lone at-bat against Presbyterian... Grounded out in his only at-bat against UT-Martin 4/9... Popped up in his lone at-bat against MTSU 4/2... Earned his second start at SS going 1-for-2 with a run scored at Oregon 3/9... Struck out in his lone at-bat against Eastern Illinois 3/5... Earned his first career start getting the nod at SS and going 1-for-3 against Illinois-Chicago 3/3... Flew out to left in only only at-bat against Evansville 2/27... Went 0-for-1 after entering as a defensive replacement late in the game against Monmouth 2/24... Scored two runs and went 1-for-3 in win over Monmouth 2/23... Singled through the left side of the infield for his second career hit against Central Arkansas 2/20... Picked up his first collegiate hit in his first at-bat with a double to left field in win over Long Beach State 2/15.
HIGH SCHOOL- League Player of the Year in 2012... Three-time first team All-State selection and four-time First Team All-League pick... Team won four straight league titles (2009-12)... Captained the baseball team and earned four letters in baseball along with one for basketball... Played with Austin Bar (Stanford).
ACADEMICS- Campbell is undecided on a major at Vanderbilt.
PERSONAL- Tyler Scott Campbell... Born 9/26/92... Son of Fritz and Kristan Campbell... Has one sister, MacKenzie... His father was a world champion wrestler... Nickname is Ty or TC... Favorites include Nomar Garciaparra (baseball player), Inception and Shutter Island (movies), Big Bang Theory and Dexter (TV shows), Cheese Steaks (meal)... Says he would be a music producer if not an athlete... Actor Will Smith would play him in a movie about his life... Lists riding a unicycle as his oddest talent... Uses the word ambitious to describe himself... Roommates with Rhett Wiseman... Chose Vanderbilt for the "great coaches and a chance to win a national championship."