2 Austin Reynolds
2 Austin Reynolds
Height: 5-10
Weight: 180
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Senior
Hometown: Smyrna, Tenn.
Previous College: Columbia State CC
Position: C/P
Last School: Columbia State CC
Bats/Throws: R/R

Stats: 2018 l 2017 

2018: Splits time on the bump and behind the plate as catcher... Pitched a career-high 3.2 innings and struck out five batters against Fairleigh Dickinson, earning a save (2/24)... Went 3-for-4 and batted in two against Bradley (3/2)... Hit first homerun against Eastern Kentucky (3/9)... Had 12 putouts against UT Martin (3/24)... Batted in a career-high three runs and knocked a long ball against Austin Peay (4/8)... Saw a career-high six at-bats against Tennessee Tech (5/5)... Recorded 14 extra base hits... Had 311 putouts and 43 assists on the season.

2017: Made his debut in a Bruin uniform in final game of Kent State series... Collected his first hit against No. 17 Georgia Tech in his first start behind the plate for Belmont... Drove in his first run of the year against EKU (3/10) as well as registering a season-high 13 putouts behind the plate... Contributed on the mound to Belmont’s 3-0 shutout of Evansville (5/3), hurling an inning... Recorded his first extra base knock at with a double at Tennessee Tech (5/8)... Earned his first career start on the mound at Tennessee (5/9)... Tossed a season-high 2.1 innings in the OVC Championship game against Tennessee Tech (5/28). 

Prior to Belmont: Attended Columbia State Community College 2014-16 and played under head coach Mike Corn… Played for head coach Justin Entriken at Blackman High School… Named to the Tennessee All-State Roster twice… Honored as the 2013 District AAA Hitter of the Year… Daily News Journal selected him as the DNJ 2013 Player of the Year… Voted 2014 Pitcher of the Year… Made the Sunbelt Team Tennessee.

Personal: Son of Tony and Janice Reynolds… Born in Nashville, Tennessee… Listed favorite athlete as Derek Jeter… Studies exercise science.

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