25 Kyle Conger
25 Kyle Conger
Height: 5-11
Weight: 165
Year: Senior
Hometown: Brentwood, Tenn.
Position: INF
Last School: Brentwood Academy
Bats/Throws: R/R

Stats: 2018 l 2017 l 20162015

2018: Started 52 games at shortstop for the Bruins... Registered three hits in the second game of the season against Youngstown State (2/24)... Was 4-for-6 against Fairleigh Dickinson (2/24)... Hit first home run of the season and drove in six against Fairleigh Dickinson (2/24)... Hit a leadoff double in the first at-bat of the game against No. 8 Vanderbilt (3/21)... Hit triples in back-to-back games against Tennessee Tech (5/4-5)... Key part of a defense that turned a school-record 6 double plays against Nationally Ranked Tennessee Tech (5/5)... Worked a career-high three walks at Memphis (5/8)... Hit a grand slam, helping to propell the Bruins to victory at SEMO (5/12)... Went 4-for6 against Northwestern (5/18)... Recorded 61 hits and 33 RBI on the year... Boasted 22 extra base hits... Recorded 155 assists and 69 putouts... Boasted a .970 fielding percentage on the season... Served as a team captain.

2017: Laced a two-run single down the left line in the eighth inning to tie the game against Bowling Green (2/26), went 2-for-4 at the plate against the Falcons... Registered at least one hit in four of his first five games, collecting an RBI in all but one of those contests... Plated three runs against Southern Illinois (2/28)... Connected on his first three plate appearances against Vanderbilt (3/22), coming up one short of hitting the cycle with a single, double and triple... Launched his first home run of the season at Austin Peay (4/9)... Registered three hits at Lipscomb (4/25), driving in the winning run for the Bruins... Launched just his second long ball of the year against Morehead State (5/27), plating three runs and helping the Bruins to the title game. 

2016: Notched his first hit of the season vs. Western Kentucky (3/1/16) ... Earned his first start of the season against Evansville (3/2/16) ... Scored game-winning run against NIU (3/12/16) ... Registered two hits against NIU (3/13/16) ... Notched two hits and scored two runs against MTSU (3/15/16) ... Recorded a hit, a run and an RBI in BU’s win over EKU (3/19/16) ... Recorded at least two hits in the first two games of the Morehead State series (3/24-25/16) ... Hit his first homerun of the season against UT?Martin (4/2/16) ...Scored two runs, drove in two runs and hit safely in win at SIUE (4/9/16) ... Over a ten-game stretch from 4/19-5/4 Conger blasted four homeruns (two grandslams), 18 runs batted in and 19 hits, while hitting .442 ... Saw his 15-game hitting streak come to an end against Tennessee Tech (5/14/16) ... Finished the season batting .315 with eight doubles, five homers and 34 RBI … Conger led the team and ranked second in the OVC with 21 stolen bases (21-22) … Finished fourth on the team in hits with 46 and second in runs with 42 … Batted .331 during conference play … Featured the longest-hitting streak of any Bruin at 15 games.

2015: Cracked the starting lineup on 30 occasions while appearing in 44 games overall ... Blasted two homeruns while scoring 20 runs.

Prior to Belmont: Kyle was part of Brentwood Academy which finished first in Class II-AA... he led the team in runs scored, second in on base percentage and walks and was third in batting average.  All-State Senior Year… Played in State Tournament.

Personal: Born Kyle Mason Conger on November, 21, 1995 in Birmingham, Ala… Son of mark and Kana Conger... Kyle was part of the Student Leadership Team at Brentwood Academy... Has a sister Macy... Undecided Major