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Florida A&M Baseball BIO
2 Ty Russ

2017 (Redshirt Junior): Played in 30 games, started 16...hit .298 in 57 at bats...hit 2 doubles and drove in 8 runs, scored 9 runs. 

Made 10 appearances on the mound, all in relief...posted a 0-0 record and a 6.14 ERA...struck out 6 batters in 7.1 innings of work. 

2016 (Redshirt sophomore at Chipola College): As an outfielder had 11 RBI and nine runs scored, while batting .310 with five doubles and one triple...started the season with a four-game hitting streak and finished with five multi-hit games on the year...went 3-for-3 with a double and a run scored at Alabama Southern (2/7)...recorded a season-high five RBI, while going 2-for-2 with a double against Grand Rapids (3/9).

2015 (Reshirted): Sat at out the 2015 season after undergoing left shoulder surgery.

2014 (Freshman at Northwest Florida State): Played at Northwest Florida State primarily as a center fielder...hit .340 with two doubles, one triple, 16 RBI, 22 runs scored and four stolen bases as a freshman...had an eight-game hitting streak in the first 10 games of the season...had two four-hit games on the season including going 4-for-4 with three RBI, double and a run scored at Gulf Coast State (4/19).

Holmes County High School:  Threw three no-hitters and one perfect game his junior year in 2013.

Personal:  Born on October 6, 1995...went to Holmes County High School before attending Northwest Florida State in 2014…son of Clint and Debbie Russ...brother of FAMU infielder Kodi Russ…majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies.

Position: Outfield/Pitcher
Height: 5'8"
Weight: 175
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Bonifay, FL
Other College: Chipola College
Experience: 1 Letter