#32 Adam Yates
SR, 6-3, 210
Hometown: Jackson, Tenn.
Previous School: Univ. of Mississippi
Coach’s Comments. Adam sat out last season as he recovered from
surgery. He is a great competitor. He has big game experience and can throw
three quality pitches in any count. Adam is a complete player that is a leader
on the Bulldog Staff.
Union Career. 2004...Red-Shirt
Before Union. Adam played three seasons at Ole Miss where he was
a freshman All-American in 2001. During the summer of 2003, Adam went 2-1 with
an 0.96 ERA in 38 innings, 32 K and 8 walks in the Cape Cod League. Adam prepped
at Jackson Northside HS where he played baseball and football. He was named the
2000 Northside HS Male Athlete of the Year as a senior and was name baseball MVP
in 1999 and 2000, and football MVP in 1998, 1999, 2000. He went 31-1 as a
pitcher during his high school career.