Garrett Blaylock 9
Garrett  Blaylock
Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Asheville, N.C.

High School:
T.C. Roberson

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200

Position:
IF

Birthdate:
02/26/1998

 

11/30/2017

Omaha Challenge - Day 1

Commodores open annual Challenge

10/14/2017

Team Black wins back-and-forth game three

Freshman Jayson Gonzalez homers again in Black and Gold Series

10/13/2017

Team Black wins slugfest to even Black and Gold Series

Teams crush four homers in game two of the annual series

10/12/2017

Team Gold takes 1-0 lead in Black and Gold Series

Zach King bests Jackson Gillis in Game One duel

09/12/2017

Baseball America tabs Vandy with #1 recruiting class

Program welcomes record-setting fifth top-ranked class

High School - Lettered four years at T.C. Roberson High School under coach Erik Filipek... helped the Rams to a North Carolina State Championship and Conference Championship as a senior... during senior season was named the State Championship MVP, All-Conference, Co-Conference Player of the Year, Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American Atlantic -- All Region first team, and team captain... helped Rams to a Conference Championship as a junior and was named Conference Player of the Year, All-Conference, and team captain... helped the Rams to a Conference Championship as a sophomore and was named All-Conference and team captain... helped the Rams to a Conference Championship as a freshman and was named All-Conference... played high school baseball and/or summer ball with Collin Watt (East Carolina), Connor Lind (Northwestern), Braxton Davidson (1st Round, 2014, Atlanta), and Austin Beck (1st Round, 2017, Oakland).

Academics - Blaylock's major is MHS.

Personal - Garrett Ryan Blaylock... Born 2/26/98 in Asheville, N.C.... Son of Curtis and Kim Blaylock... has a brother named Nathan... Nickname is G-Money... Favorites include: Corey Seager (player), New York Yankees (team), Derek Carr (non-baseball player), Football (other sport), Call of Duty (video game), Remember the Titans (movie), The Office and Shooter (tv show), Will Ferrell (actor), steak and mashed potatoes (meal), Chris Stapleton, Dierks Bentley, Migos (music/singer/band), and Oreos (late night snack)... says if he wasn't playing baseball he would be fishing everyday... names Zac Efron as the actor to play him in a movie... uses Genuine as one word to describe himself... roommates with Mason Hickman... lists winning a State Baseball Championship as his most memorable athletic moment... Chose Vanderbilt "because I got a feeling when I came to campus that was different than every other school. It felt like home and it's what led me to come here."

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