Tanner Bily
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Anaheim Hills, Calif.

High School:
Junipero Serra HS '12

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Position:
OF

B/T:
R/R

2014: Appeared in 30 games, making 24 starts... Broke into the starting lineup on April 13 against Long Beach State and made an immediate impact, hitting .390 as a starter... Hit .372 overall in 86 at bats to go along with three doubles, his first career home run (Long Beach State on April 13), and 10 RBI, while scoring 19 times... Finished with 10 multi-hit games, including a 4-for-6 performance against Hawai'i on May 18, scoring twice... Added multiple hits in four of his first five starts, including three hits at UC Riverside on April 17... Drove in a career-high three runs against Long Beach State on April 13 and scored three times against Sacramento State on April 15... Collected hits in 11 consecutive contests from April 13 to May 3, batting .514 (18-for-35) with 12 runs scored, seven RBI, and 11 walks... Added a walk to that streak to reach base safely in 12 consecutive contests -- tied for the fourth longest on the team... Tied for second on the team with six stolen bases in seven attempts.

2013: Batted .212 over 37 games with 14 starts in his first season with the Aggies...Tallied six runs, two doubles and five RBIs while posting a .328 on-base percentage...A perfect 3-for-3 on stolen base attempts...Made his first career start against Washington on Feb. 16...First career hit, run and RBI came against San Jose State on Feb. 20...Went 3-for-4 with a run scored in a 2-0 win at Pacific on May 10...Stole two bases and scored two runs in a 10-7 win at Nevada on April 16.

J SERRA CATHOLIC HS '12: Earned Rawlings Preseason All-American honors as a senior after picking up an All-Trinity League honorable mention selection as a utility player in 2011... Posted .310 batting average with nine RBIs while also recording a 1.07 earned run average in 13 innings pitched... Named to All-Elite Baseball Series first team as a junior... Concluded his prep campaign with a .345 batting average and hit .415 during Trinity League play, the second-highest average in the conference... Picked up first team all-league honors.

PERSONAL: Parents are Brant and Tina Bily... Has one older brother, Pierce, who attends Tennessee... Lists his game-winning grand slam over Riverside Poly as his career highlight thus far... If not for baseball, he would play soccer and names Cristiano Ronaldo as his sports hero... Has not declared a major.

CAREER STATISTICS:

Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HBP SO OBP SB
2013 .212 37-14 52 6 11 2 0 0 5 8 2 6 .328 3-3
2014 .372 30-24 86 19 32 3 0 1 10 17 2 9 .481 6-7
Career .312 67-38 138 25 43 5 0 1 15 25 4 15 .424 9-10