Baseball 2014 – Player Profile

Tyler Newton

Tyler Newton – 32

Year: Freshman

Major: Sports Management

Height: 6-3

Bats/Throws: Right/Right

Position: RHP

High School: Hodgson Vo-Tech

Hometown: New Castle, Del.


2014: Wilmington Academic All-Star


High School: Two year letterwinner as a pitcher and first baseman at Hodgson Vo-Tech for head coach Chris Moxley – helped lead the team to a 14-5 overall record as a senior in 2013, making an appearance in the DIAA State Tournament – named an All-Conference pitcher as a senior – named Second Team All-State as a first baseman in 2013 – honor roll student.

Personal: Tyler Charles Newtown – son of Dave and Paulette Newton – has an older brother, Justin, and a younger brother, Anthony – majoring in sports management at Wilmington University – if he could do anything other than be a professional athlete, he would be a physical therapist – he considers his grandmother as his hero because “she believed in me and inspired me to chase my dream and never give up” – if he could be someone else for the day, he would be Bill Gate.