Tyler Burchett - Baseball - University of Kentucky Athletics 55


  • height 6-5
  • Weight 235
  • class Redshirt Sophomore
  • Hometown Airville, Pa.

Big, physical young man with presence on the mound…Has a lot of arm strength…Creates deception in his arm action…Has a solid fastball with room for growth…Flashed his talent during fall camp in his first experience against collegiate hitters.

Ranked the No. 142 right-handed pitcher in the country by Perfect Game and the No. 363 player overall…Ranked the No. 103 right-handed pitcher in the country by Prep Baseball Report and the No. 240 player overall…2018 Rawlings-Perfect Game Honorable Mention All-American and Atlantic All-Region First-Team…Coached by Kevin Lawrence at Red Lion Area (PA) Senior High School…Was a four-year letterman and also played basketball…Named all-state…Member of the distinguished honor roll.

Hometown is Airville, Pa. … Son of Tom and Stacy… Has a younger brother, Mitchell, and younger sister, Madisyn… Fastball has been up to 95 MPH…Favorite MLB team is the Philadelphia Phillies and favorite player is LA Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw…Picked UK because it felt like home…Family lives on a grain farm…Enjoys hunting and fishing…Favorite baseball movie is The Sandlot.

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