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Mason Paxton
Mason  Paxton

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
West, Texas

Last College:
Hill College

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 185

Position:
INF

Experience:
1L

05/26/2016

LA Tech Bats, Sutton’s Arm Leads to Rout of Charlotte

Sutton pitched his third complete game of the season to lead LA Tech to a win over Charlotte

05/25/2016

LA Tech Comeback Falls Short in Wild Game against Rice

The Bulldogs trailed by as many as seven runs before making it a one-run game in the ninth

03/16/2016

LA Tech Routs Alcorn State, 15-4, in Midweek Win

Sean Ullrich was 2-for-3 with two doubles and two RBI's to help lead LA Tech to a win over Alcorn State

07/31/2015

@LATechBSB’s Paxton Named SFCBL Offensive Player of the Year

Mason Paxton hit .402 this summer for the Pompano Beach Clippers

07/15/2015

Bulldogs Enjoying Solid Summer on the Diamond

Four LA Tech players have been named to all-star teams in their respective summer leagues

Paxton's Career Stats Get Acrobat Reader

2015: Started 44 of the 46 games he appeared in as a third baseman for the Bulldogs ... Hit .260 on the season with 38 hits in 146 at bats ... Totaled four doubles, drove in 13 runs and scored 27 ... Walked 18 times and tied for second on the team after being hit by a pitch 11 times ... Had a .372 on base percentage, five sacrifice fly balls and eight sacrifice bunts ... Successfully stole three of the six bases he attempted ... Recorded 10 multiple-hit games and two multiple-RBI games ... Enjoyed a five-game hitting streak and 11-game reached base streak over the course of the season ... Scored three runs and drove in a run in a 2-for-4 effort to help LA Tech to a 12-2 win at McNeese State (2/18) ... Notched a season-high three hits in four at bats against UAPB (2/21) ... Was 2-for-4 with two RBIs, three runs scored and a walk in a win over Grambling State (3/31) ... Walked three times and went 1-for-3 at FIU (4/25).

2013-14 (Hill College): Appeared in 53 games for the Rebels as a freshman ... Posted a .351 batting average with 57 hits, 33 RBI, 2 home runs and 35 runs scored ... Successfully stole seven bases in 12 attempts ... Reached base on walks 22 ... Helped lead his team to a 32-22 record in 2013 ... Hit .250 as a sophomore at Hill College under head coach Chris Rateike.

High School: Lettered all four years in both baseball and football at West High School ... Named second team all-state as a third baseman as a senior ... Earned first team all-district honors as a sophomore and junior at West High School ... Named first team Super Centex team as a sophomore and senior ... Named Offensive MVP in high school after hitting .463, .478, .377, .455 as a four-year starter for head coach Cory Beckham and West ... Member of the Waco Storm and Clarinda A's in Iowa.

Personal: Full name is Mason Neal Paxton ... Son of Ken and Tina Paxton ... Has two younger siblings, Griffin and Easton ... Born on Oct. 7, 1993 in Waco, Texas.

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