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  TJ Bennett
TJ Bennett

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mesa, Ariz.

High School:
Red Mountain HS

Last College:
Mesa CC

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 220

Position:
INF

Experience:
1L

B/T:
L/R

08/07/2013

Bennett Named SCCBL Hitter of the Year

Set several single-season record for the Palm Springs Power.

07/29/2013

Bennett Named to SCCBL All-Star Game

Bennett is hitting .354 with the Palm Springs Power.

07/03/2013

Bennett Named SCCBL Hitter of the Month

Bennett is hitting .369 with the Palm Springs Power.

06/14/2013

Follow the Utes in Summer Ball

05/26/2013

Utah Baseball Closes Out Year With 10-3 Win Over Seventh-Ranked Oregon

Tyler Relf ends his career with a 4-for-4 performance at the plate.

2013: Started in 40 games, including 21 starts at third, 15 starts at first, two starts at second and two starts at DH ... hit .236 and tied for the team lead with three triples ... 20 RBI (tied for second on the team) ... 3-for-4 in stolen bases ... seven doubles and two home runs ... .357 slugging percentage ... 11 multiple hit games and five multiple RBI games ... homered in first career at-bat vs. Loyola, driving in three of Utah's six runs in the game with a 2-for-4 performance (2/15) ... broke 2-2 tie against UC Davis in the eighth inning with a two-run home run (2/23) ... hit .467 during the UC Davis series, including two hits in three of the four games (2/22-25) ... hit a pinch hit walk-off single against Utah Valley in the 11th inning (3/19) ... hit a walk-off single in the 10th inning vs. BYU, hitting a deep ball over the center fielder's head with the bases loaded (3/26) ... 2-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI vs. Oregon State (4/13) ... 2-for-5 with two RBI at USC (4/21) ... two RBI and a run scored vs. Arizona State (4/28) ... 2-for-3 with two RBI vs. UCLA (5/4) ... 2-for-4 vs. Oregon (5/26).

Prior to Utah: All-region at Mesa CC in 2012 ... hit .331 in 52 games ... 46 RBI and 45 runs scored ... five doubles and four triples ... 17-of-17 in stolen bases ... was named to the Louisville Slugger Freshman All-America team after hitting .287 at Oral Roberts in 2011, making 52 starts ... second-team All-Summit League ... Summit League All-Tournament Team ... 10 doubles and three home runs ... split time between third and second base ... second-team all-state and first-team all-region as a senior at Red Mountain HS in 2010 ... hit .480 with 15 home runs, 48 RBI, 10 doubles and two triples as a senior ... first-team all-region and honorable mention all-state as a junior ... hit .488 with four home runs and 33 RBI during his junior season.

Major: Mass Communications

Bennett, TJ


Year       Avg  GP-GS    AB    R    H  2B  3B  HR  RBI   TB  SLG%  BB HBP  SO GDP   OB%  SF  SH  SB-ATT   PO   A   E  FLD%
2013....  .236  46-40   157   20   37   7   3   2   20   56  .357  16   4  43   3  .320   1   5   3-4    165  51  12  .947
2014....  .277  48-48   184   26   51   9   2   2   31   70  .380  21   6  35   6  .368   1   1   8-11   449  25   6  .988
TOTAL...  .258  94-88   341   46   88  16   5   4   51  126  .370  37  10  78   9  .346   2   6  11-15   614  76  18  .975


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