Georgia Tech baseball will hold its annual White vs. Gold World Series starting this Friday
Georgia Tech baseball had a number of Jackets compete this summer in a number of summer league across the nation
Accolades continue to roll in for Georgia Tech baseball's freshman shortstop Austin Wilhite
Georgia Tech baseball’s Austin Wilhite continues the tradition of Tech Freshmen All-Americans
Georgia Tech baseball will have a number of guys playing across the nation this summer
2017 NCBWA Freshman All-America First Team
2017 Collegiate Baseball Freshman All-American
2017 ACC All-Freshman Team
2017 (Freshman): Named to the NCBWA freshman all-America first-team … Was recognized as a Collegiate Baseball freshman all-American … Also earned a spot on the ACC All-Freshman Team … Played in all 55 games, making 54 starts at the shortstop position as a true freshman … Was second on the team and ranked 15th overall in the ACC in hitting at .338 on the season … Was third on the team with 67 hits on the season … Also third on the team with 14 doubles … Recorded one home run, one triple, 25 RBIs and 36 runs … Also posted a .434 slugging percentage and a .410 on-base percentage on the year … Recorded 20 multi-hit games and six multi-RBI games on the year … Posted a season-high seven-game hitting streak … Also turned in a season-best 11-game on-base streak on the year … Made his first career start in the season-opening win versus BYU (Feb. 17) … Went 3-for-3 with a walk, two RBIs and two runs scored in the win over Marshall (Feb. 18) … Also had three hits, an RBI, two runs scored and a stolen base in the win versus Western Michigan (Feb. 19) … Has an RBI double and scored a run in the series-opening win over Youngstown State (Feb. 24) … Went 3-for-4 with two runs scored in a home win over Georgia State ( Feb. 28) … Drove in four RBIs on a 3-for-4 night in the series-opening win over Belmont (Mar. 3) … Was a combined 5-for-10 with a double, a walk, four RBIs and three runs scored in the three-game series versus Belmont (Mar. 3-5) … Went a perfect 3-for-3 with a double, an RBI and run scored in the win over No. 12 Oklahoma (Mar. 14) … Hit a solo home run and scored two runs versus No. 16 Auburn (Mar. 21) … Was 3-for-5 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored in the extra-innings win over Wake Forest (Mar. 25) … Drove in two RBIs in the road win at Mercer (Mar. 28) … Went 5-for-10 with two doubles, two walks and five runs scored in the three-game ACC series versus No. 5 Clemson (Mar. 31-April 2) … Was 2-for-4 with two RBIs in the road win at No. 7 Auburn (April 4) … Went 3-for-5 with a double, three RBIs and a run scored in the series finale at Notre Dame (April 9) … Was 2-for-3 with a walk and two runs scored in the third game of the three-game series versus No. 2 Louisville (April 15) … Went a combined 4-for-11 with a walk and an RBI in the three-game series at Virginia Tech (April 21-22) … Was 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored in the home contest versus Georgia (April 25) … Had two hits in the game one win over UIC (April 28) … Was 4-for-11 with a two doubles, a walk, an RBI and two runs scored in the three-game sweep of Pittsburgh (May 6-8) … Had a single and two walks in the game at SunTrust Park versus Georgia (May 9) … Was 2-for-4 with a double and two runs scored in the home win versus Georgia Southern (May 16) … Went 4-for-5 with two RBIs and three runs scored in the home win over No. 8 Virginia (May 18) … Was a combined 3-for-10 with an RBI and a run scored in two games versus Miami (May 23) and No. 12 Wake Forest (May 25) at the 2017 ACC Baseball Championship.
Before Tech: Four-year letterwinner in baseball at Buford High School under head coach Tony Wolfe … A team captain his senior season … A 2016 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American … A 2016 Perfect Game Southeast All-Region First Team selection … A 2015 Perfect Game Underclass Second Team All-American … A 2014 Perfect Game Underclass Honorable Mention All-American … Ranked as high as No. 48 nationally by Perfect Game at second base … Also ranked as high as No. 5 overall at second base by Perfect Game and No. 33 overall for the state of Georgia in the Class of 2016 … Named to the All-Gwinnett County Team in both 2015 and 2016 … Led his Buford team to four straight regional championships from 2013 to 2016 … Also guided his team to the 2015 state championship title as a junior … Played in the Georgia High School MLB game … Led his team in RBIs his senior season … Attended the 2015 Perfect Game National Showcase … Also swam for two years … Played summer league baseball for Team Elite from 2012-14 and the East Cobb Yankees in 2015-16 … A member of the 18U team that won the 2016 Connie Mack World Series and the 2016 WWBA National Championship … A two-year member of the honor roll.
Personal: Full name is Austin Randall Wilhite … Born on Nov. 7, 1997 in Athens, Ga. … Son of Randy and Teresa Wilhite … Has a brother, Jermaine, and a twin brother named Nick who is also on the Tech baseball team … Enjoys playing disc golf … Began playing baseball at the age of four … Chose Tech because of a great education, baseball team and friends who have attended Tech … Plans to major in business administration.