Brady Puckett

#37 Brady Puckett

HT. 6-8
WT. 220
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL) Murfreesboro, Tenn. (Riverdale HS)

High School: Played for Barry Messer at Riverdale High School...Ranked the 34th best player and the 10th best RHP in the state of Tennessee by Perfect Game in 2014...Helped lead the Warriors to a 32-11 record during his senior season...On the mound Puckett went 6-1 with a 1.51 ERA...Had four complete games with three shutouts along with a saves...In 51 innings pitched, he struck out 53 and walked 20...He hit .311 with six homeruns and 33 RBIs...Named to the All-Region 4 team as well as the All-District team during his senior year...Became just the third player in Riverdale's history to get drafted when the New York Mets selected Puckett in the 33rd round of the 2014 draft...Led the Warriors to three straight district, regional and substate champonships...Named the Offensive Player of the Year in 2013...His top high school memory is when he threw a one-hitter in the regional championship.

Personal: Son of Barry and Beverly Puckett...Has one younger brother, Brock, and a sister, Brylee...Father played basketball at Union University...His uncle played baseball and basketball at Union...Grandfather played professional baseball in the St. Louis Cardinal's organization...Chose Lipscomb over Tennessee Tech and Middle Tennessee...Favorite TV show is, Modern Family.