3 Bobby Twitty
3 Bobby Twitty
Height: 5-10
Weight: 190
Year: Jr.
Hometown: St. Petersburg, Fla.
High School: St. Pete Catholic HS
Position: OF
Major: Education
Bats/Throws: L/L

AS A JUNIOR (2014)
Tino Martinez Watch List Selection… Appeared in 47 games, making 46 starts… 2014 Team Captain… Totaled 160 at-bats in which he earned 39 hits... Led the green and gold with 27 walks for a .358 on-base percentage… Recorded eight doubles and three homeruns… Knocked in 28 RBI and tallied five sacrifices… Collected multiple hits in ten games… Stole nine bases and scored 30 runs… Registered 95 putouts and three assists for a .980 fielding percentage.

Named Honorable Mention All-SSC
In just his sophomore season, Twitty came onto the map quickly...Playing in 48 games he finished with a .317 average with 58 hits…Second on the team with 14 doubles…Second on the team with five home runs…Second on the team with 40 RBI…Finished with 14 multiple-hit games…At one point had a 20-game hit streak going…Went 2-for-4 with a homer and four RBI on April 27 against Lynn.

Played in 18 games during his redshirt freshman season with the Lions…Totaled 30 at bats…Batted.300 for the year and .462 in conference…Collected nine hits…Finished the season with four doubles and two RBI…On April 5 against Nova Southeastern Twitty recorded a season-high three hits, including a double and a base on balls. 

Twitty did not compete as a freshman - Redshirt.

Attended Saint Petersburg Catholic…Coached by John Vigue…batted .443 and went 6-0 with a 2.22 ERA…Named Second Team All-County…Played in Pinellas County vs. Hillsborough County Senior All-Star game…Won the hitting award for his high school team.

Born April 6… Education major…Hobbies include playing ping-pong and going to the beach… His career goal is to play baseball as long as possible and coach high school baseball eventually…Believes his competitive drive to win his best asset to the team…Names Chris Coghlan as his favorite athlete...Names the Tampa Bay Rays as his favorite team…Chose Saint Leo because of the great academic standards…Son of Erin Nelson…Has one brother Danny Twitty.