Heath Herrington
Heath Herrington

RS Senior

Amarillo, Texas

High School:

Last College:
Cisco College

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 190





Game-by-Game Stats - 2014 | Photo Gallery - 2014
Photo Gallery - 2013

CAREER HIGHS (entering 2015 season)
Innings Pitched: 0.2, vs. Texas (3/28/14)
Longest Start (IP): None
Shortest Start (IP): None
Longest Relief Outing (IP): 0.2, vs. Texas (3/28/14)
Hits Allowed: 2, vs. Texas (3/28/14)
Runs Allowed: 2, vs. Texas (3/28/14)
ER Allowed: 2, vs. Texas (3/28/14)
Walks: 2, vs. Texas (3/28/14)
Strikeouts: 1, vs. Texas (3/28/14)
Wild Pitches: None
Hit Batters: 1, vs. Texas (3/28/14)
HR Allowed: None
Pitch Count: 34, vs. Texas (3/28/14) * Indicates most recent high

2014 (Redshirt Junior)
Played in seven games (1 start) as a position player but did not record an at-bat... made one relief appearance with a 0-0 record, 27.00 ERA, 0.2 innings, two hits allowed, two runs (both earned), one strikeout and two walks while opponents batted .500... only appearance on the mound - first career - came against No. 12 Texas (3/28) during an 11-1 loss... MISCELLANEOUS: started one game in the outfield, entered four games as a defensive replacement in the outfield and pinch ran twice... SEASON HIGHLIGHTS... made career debut on opening day starting in left field recording two putouts but didn't record an out during a 1-0 loss to No. 3 Indiana (2/14)... made first career pinch running appearance against New Mexico State (3/6)... member of the 2013 Big 12 Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll... member of the 2014 Big 12 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll (Dean's List).

2013 (Junior)
Medical redshirt... member of the 2013 Big 12 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll (Dean's List).

Played at Cisco College for two seasons (2011-2012) for head coach David White... in 2012 earned First Team NTJCAC All-Conference... named NJCAA Player of the Week... as a sophomore pitched in relief with a 2-0 record, 0.48 ERA (1 ER allowed) and nine saves in 18.2 innings with 32 strikeouts and 10 walks allowed... also played in 34 games as a position player while batting .341 (30-for-88) with four doubles, four triples, three home runs and 21 RBI with nine stolen bases... NJCAA RANKINGS: 10th in saves (9)... NTJCAC RANKINGS: second in saves (9)... fifth in triples (4)... 14th in batting average (.341)... 19th in stolen bases (9)... three saves came while pitching in multiple innings... posted multiple strikeouts nine times... pitched final nine appearances without allowing an earned run... tallied 10 multi-hit games... hit safely in 12-of-14 games to finish the regular season... helped lead team to a North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference championship with a 46-13 overall record and 24-8 league mark... won the NJCAA Region V Tournament title and helped lead program to its first-ever appearance at the NJCAA JUCO World Series in Grand Junction, Colo... as a freshman played in 15 games batting .304 (14-for-46) with three doubles, one home run and seven RBI... named to the Cisco College Presidents List (2010-12) during both years and named to the Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges (2011).

A two-year varsity letterwinner at Amarillo High School for head coach Gary Hix... as a senior pitched 20.6 innings with a 2.04 ERA... also batted .353 with nine doubles, three triples, four home runs, 31 RBI, six stolen bases and 12 walks with a .444 on-base percentage and .586 slugging percentage... earned honorable mention all-district and received the 2010 Gold Glove Award... also earned honorable mention all-district as a junior in 2009 along with being named the athlete of the week twice in 2009 and received the Randy Keller Memorial Baseball Scholarship... played on several elite summer programs, including Elk City Travelers, Oklahoma City Ambassadors and Amarillo Baseball Association Titans... also lettered two years in football (running back)... received district MVP honors as a senior and also earned all-region recognition... received academic all-state honors in both football and baseball in 2009-2010... also participated in National Honor Society for two years.

Michael Heath Herrington... born September 17, 1991, in San Angelo, Texas... married wife, former Chelsea Martin, on July 12, 2014... son of Lance and Lori Herrington... has a younger brother, Blake... an exercise and sport science major at Texas Tech.

After receiving a medical redshirt in 2013, Herrington made his Red Raider debut as a redshirt junior in 2014.

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