Participated during the fall season... member of the 2012 Big 12 Commissioner's Fall Academic Honor Roll.
Played at Vernon College for one season (2011) for head coach Kevin Lallman... as a sophomore went 3-6 with a 4.63 ERA in 13 appearances (11 starts) with two complete games, 58.1 innings, 41 strikeouts and 36 walks allowed... pitched at least six innings in three starts... struck out four or more batters four times... first complete game came during his top performance of the season pitching a nine-inning shutout with five hits allowed and 11 strikeouts with one walk against North Central Texas College (3/28)... won two of his last four starts of the season.
Played at Midland College for one season (2011) for head coach David Coleman... as a freshman pitched in five games (1 start) with a 0-0 record, 5.2 innings pitched with a 15.88 ERA with five strikeouts and six walks allowed.
A two-year varsity letterwinner at Lubbock Cooper High School for head coach Terry Baxter... named an All-South Plains selection as a senior.
William Walton Brown... born July 28, 1992, in Lubbock, Texas... son of Wesley and Connie Brown... has three siblings, Darby, Robert and Rebekah... older brother, Darby, played baseball for two years (2007-08) at Texas A&M... a mass communications major at Texas Tech.