Maddux Houghton

#19 Maddux Houghton

HT. 6-0
WT. 185
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL) Dalton, Georgia (Dalton HS)

High School: 

  • Prepped at Dalton High School under head coach Rhett Parrott
  • Perfect Game ranks him as the 17th best shortstop and the 87th best player overall in the state of Georgia
  • Named All-Region in baseball and football in 2015, as well as All-District in both sports in 2014 and 2015
  • Earned four letters in baseball and three in football
  • Top high school memory is hitting a walkoff home run to beat Dunwoody in the first round of the state playoffs as a junior


  • Son of Scott and Rachel Houghton
  • Has one brother - Bryce
  • His grandmother played basketball at Annhurst College
  • Selected as a University of Georgia Merit Scholar, a Furman University Scholar and won the Advanced World Literature Award
  • Favorite movie is Facing the Giants
  • Plans to major in Sports Management