|5 Jarrard Poteete
- Louisville Slugger Freshmen All-American by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
- All-Big 12 Honorable Mention (DH).
- Big 12 All-Freshman Team (DH).
- Ranked 3rd in the Big 12 in walks (35).
- Ranked 2nd on the team in Big 12 play batting .299 (26-for-87).
- HOME GAMES: led team in batting (.371), runs (29), SLG% (.517), BB (19), OB% (.482).
- Tied for team lead with 4 game-winning RBI (Proudfoot).
- Recorded 12 two-out RBI.
- Tallied 12 multi-hit games and 4 games with multiple RBI.
- Became first Texas Tech freshman to lead team in walks since 2010 (Barnes - 40).
- Became first Texas Tech freshman to lead team in OB% since 2010 (Barnes - .465).
- Hit his 3rd HR of the season off the video board at Rip Griffin Park vs. Baylor (5/16).
- Hit game-winning HR in 7th inning at Texas in Game 1 - led Tech to 1-0 victory.
- Drove in game-winning run with RBI single in the 6th inning at Texas in Game 3.
- BAYLOR SERIES: batted .462 (6-for-13) with 5 runs, 2B, HR, 5 RBI, .769 SLG%, .500 OB%.
- Had a pair of 3-hit games against Baylor going 3-for-5, 4 RBI in Game 1, 3-for-4 in Game 3.
- KANSAS SERIES: batted .400 (4-for-10) with 2 runs, 2B, 3 RBI.
- Recorded a season-high 4 base hits with 3 RBI against Kansas (4/21).
- Had back-to-back games with three walks (at Dallas Baptist/vs. Lubbock Christian).
A four-year varsity letterwinner at Hilldale High School for head coach Darren Riddle... as a senior earned all-district, all-conference and All-Metro Player of the Year... batted .515 with eight home runs... helped lead team to the 4A Oklahoma State Championship... a four-time all-district and all-conference pick... never batted below .410 during a high school season... also batted .495 with 11 home runs in 2010 and .410 with four home runs in 2009... named District Newcomer of the Year in 2009... played summer baseball for the Dallas Yankees and the Dallas Patriots... played four years of high school football... named the district receiver of the year in 2011 and the district defensive back of the year in 2010.
Jarrard Taylor Poteete... born November 12, 1993, in Muskogee, Okla.... son of Shannon Poteete and Tobi Poteete... has a younger sister, Navi Poteete... father, Shannon, played baseball at Connors State College (1990-93), uncle, Dan'l Kizzia, played college baseball at Bacone, and another uncle Sherard Poteete, played football at Southern Illinois (quarterback) and played arena football... an undeclared major at Texas Tech.