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26  Cole Evans
Cole Evans

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
St. George

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 220

Position:
1B

Experience:
HS

B/T:
R/R


07/12/2012

52 Wildcats on 2011-12 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

By Chris Shoals, UK Media Relations

Outlook
Has the ability to play first base ... Owns the most raw power on the club, working to refine hitting approach ... Hit .122 during the fall, with two homers and a double ... Will redshirt the 2012 season.

High School
Played for coach Andy Scott at St. George's Independent School in Memphis, Tenn. ... Named all-state by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association as a senior ... A two-time all-region and all-district performer ... Hit .412 as a senior in 2011 with 14 homers and 62 RBI, posting an 8-1 record on the mound ... Set the school record for single-season homers and RBI and career homers (22) ... Also lettered in football as a freshman and junior ... A member of the national Spanish honor society and the dean's list.

Personal
Full name is Cole Alexander Evans ... Son of Joe and Karrie ... Born on Aug. 18, 1993 in Birmingham, Ala. ... Has a sister, Taylor (20) ... Father played football at Rhodes College.

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