Carson Applegate - Baseball - University of Kentucky Athletics 36


  • position RHP
  • height 6-0
  • Weight 190
  • class Redshirt Freshman
  • Hometown Columbus, N.J.

*Years of Eligibility Remaining: 4

• Dean’s List (Fall 2022)


Although he did pitch on occasion, Applegate was mostly a position player with Duluth of the Northwoods League, scoring 19 runs and drawing 20 walks with a .345 OBP in 90 at bats as he worked to get his timing back after a redshirt season…Had four multi-hit games, including a three-hit day on July 2.




Played  in 17 games for the Utica Blue Sox of the Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League…Batted .306 in 49 ABs with four doubles, one triple and six RBI…Scored 10 runs and had an .867 OPS.

Played for coach Tom Monfiletto at The Hun…Ranked the No. 197 player nationally and No. 9 player in New Jersey by Perfect Game…Earned a 9.5 grade by PG…Ranked the No. 411 player nationally by Prep Baseball Report…2022 PG Preseason All-America…PG on Applegate: “polished defensive actions at shortstop, clean glove work; solid bat speed; two-way potential and up to 89 MPH, pounds the zone.”… Three-time Maple League Champs…Three-time Prep A State Champs…First time in program history the school was Mercer County Tournament Champs (2022)… Selected for the Carpenter Cup (2019, 2, 22)…Prep Player of the Year (2021 and 2022)…Prep Pitcher of the Year (2021)…Area Player of the Year (2021-22)…Area Pitcher of the Year (2021)… Trentonian First-Team All-Prep…First-Team All-Area (2019, 21, 22)… First-Team All-Area.

Full name is Carson Emerson Applegate…Born in Voorhees, New Jersey…Parents are Bob and Diane…Has an older sibling named Jason who pitched at Villanova…Can play the piano.

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