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Paxton Rigby
Paxton  Rigby
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Altamonte Springs, Fla.

High School:
Lake Brantley

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 203

Position:
OF/1B


11/17/2017

White Team Takes Game 3 for the Series Win

Georgia Tech baseball wrapped up its 2017 White vs. Gold World Series with the White Team winning on Friday to take the 2-1 series win

11/14/2017

Gold Team Comes Back to Win Game 2, 9-7

Georgia Tech baseball’s 2017 White vs. Gold World Series is now tied at 1-1

08/14/2017

2017 Jackets Summer Baseball Final Report

Georgia Tech baseball had a number of Jackets compete this summer in a number of summer league across the nation

06/05/2017

2017 Jackets Summer Baseball Report: Assignments

Georgia Tech baseball will have a number of guys playing across the nation this summer

06/02/2017

#TGW: Career Re-Development

Pitching ace on 1994 College World Series team is now succeeding at second career

2016-17 ACC Academic Honor Roll

2017 (Freshman): Played in nine games off the bench for the Jackets … Hit .222 with a double and two runs scored … Also drew two walks … Recorded a .364 on-base percentage for the season … Saw his first career action in the win versus Marshall (Feb. 18) … Recorded his first career hit with a pinch hit single against Georgia Southern (May 16) … Went 1-for-3 with a double and a run scored in the series finale versus No. 8 Virginia (May 20) … Also scored a run in the series-opening win over No. 8 Virginia (May 18).

Before Tech: Four-year letterwinner in baseball at Lake Brantley High School under head coach Eric Entrekin … Two-year team captain … A 2016 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American and a 2016 PG Florida All-Region Second Team selection … A 2014 and 2015 PG Underclass High Honorable Mention All-American honoree … Ranked as the No. 10 third baseman in the state of Florida for the Class of 2016 by Perfect Game … Also ranked No. 36 overall nationally at third base by Perfect Game … A two-time first team all-conference selection in 2015 and 2016 … Hit .449 overall at the plate his senior season … Led his team to back-to-back SAC Championships in 2015 and 2016 … Also lettered for one year on the football team and one year on the basketball team … Also played for the Chet Lemon’s Juice fall and summer teams … Was named to the 2015 Perfect Game WWBA World Championship All-Tournament Team … A member of the honor roll.

Personal: Full name is Paxton Robert Rigby … Born on March 2, 1998 in Scottsdale, Ariz. … Son of Brad and Lynne Rigby … Has four younger siblings – Carson, Braden, Jackson and Lylah … Father, Brad, played baseball at Tech from 1991-93 and in the major leagues for the Oakland A’s, Kansas City Royals and the Montreal Expos … Started playing baseball at the age of four … Chose Tech because of its academics, baseball team and to follow his father’s footsteps at Tech … Intends to major in business administration.



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