Georgia Tech baseball’s fall practice and the White vs. Gold World Series positive steps to growth in 2018
Georgia Tech baseball will have a number of guys playing across the nation this summer
Georgia Tech baseball will host Senior Day tomorrow beginning at 12:10 p.m.
Georgia Tech baseball’s Jake Lee pitched a career-high 7.0-plus innings in the win
Georgia Tech baseball will look to complete the series sweep versus Pitt tomorrow night
2016-17 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2015-16 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2017 (Sophomore): Made 13 appearances on the mound for the Jackets, starting eight contests … His eight starts were tied for the third-most on the team … Went 2-3 overall … Threw 36.2 innings … Struck out 23 batters … Held opponents to a .266 batting average on the season … Threw a career-long 7.0 innings in a no-decision at UIC (April 28) … Registered a season-high five strikeouts versus Pittsburgh (May 7) … Earned the win allowing one run on just two hits, while striking out three in a start versus Western Michigan (Feb. 19) … Also picked up a win, surrendering just one earned run five hits and five strikeouts in a start versus Pitt (May 7) … Held UIC (April 28) scoreless over 7.0 innings for a quality start in a 1-0 loss to the Flames … Also went 5.1 innings in a start at Duke (May 13) … Threw one scoreless inning out of the bullpen at Miami (Mar. 12) and versus No. 5 Clemson (April 2) … Also struck out two in 1.0 shutout innings of relief work in the win at Georgia State (May 19) … Allowed just one run on four hits over 4.0 innings out of the bullpen in the game at Georgia (April 11) … Also made starts versus Youngstown State (Feb. 26), against Belmont (Mar. 5), at Virginia Tech (April 22) and versus No. 8 Virginia (May 19).
2016 (Freshman): Appeared 20 times with five starts as a rookie ... Posted a 3-2 record with a 4.40 ERA in 43.0 innings ... As a reliever, he posted a 3.00 ERA over 27.0 innings and 14 appearances ... Made his collegiate debut on Feb. 20 vs. Western Michigan, pitching a perfect inning of relief ... Pitched 2.0 innings of scoreless relief and was credited with the win on Feb. 24 in a 16-inning marathon win at Georgia Southern ... Made his first career start on Feb. 27 vs. UMBC, allowing one run on three hits in 3.0 innings ... His second start was on March 5 vs. Western Carolina, allowing two runs on five hits in 2.0 innings ... Recorded his second win of the year on March 19 vs. Virginia Tech where he was touched for one hit in 3.2 scoreless innings ... Struck out a career-high seven batters en route to the win on May 10 vs. Savannah State ... Gave up three runs on five hits in a career-best 5.0 innings of work versus the SSU Tigers ... Made three postseason appearances ... Went 3.1 innings on May 26 vs. Florida State in his postseason debut at the ACC Championship Tournament.
Before Tech: Four-year letterwinner at Buford High School under head coach Tony Wolfe ... Posted an 8-1 record on the mound with 78 strikeouts and a 0.55 ERA to help his team claim the 2015 GHSA AA State title ... Named to the Louisville Slugger All-American Second Team in 2015 ... Named to the 2015 Connie Mack World Series All-Tournament Team ... Also a three-year letterwinner as a power forward on Buford's basketball team under head coach Allen Whitehart ... A member of the honor roll all four years at Buford.
Personal: Full name is Keyton Burnette Gibson ... Born July 18, 1996 in Lawrenceville, Ga. ... Son of Ken and Kim Gibson ... Has five siblings - Kyle, Kelly, Kayne, Abby and Triston ... Cousin, Chase Burnette played baseball at Tech from 2008-10 ... Majoring in business administration.