5 Skyler Rawlins
5 Skyler Rawlins
Height: 5-9
Weight: 170
Year: Junior
Hometown: Seneca, Mo.
High School: Seneca HS
Position: Infielder
Bats/Throws: R/R

As a sophomore: Earned First Team All-MIAA and All-Region honors at third base last season. In 2009 Skyler hit .353 with nine home runs and 29 RBI. Rawlins scored 52 runs and stole seven bags. Led the team with 12 sacrifice hits. Enters 2010 as a preseason All-American according to Collegiate Baseball Magazine.

As a freshman: Big contributor as a freshman, tying for second with four homers and ranking third with 29 runs scored ... had 45 hits and a team-high three triples ... ranked third on the Lions with nine doubles and fourth with 164 at-bats.

In high school: Started four years for the Seneca Indians and was a four-time all-conference selection ... was also a three-time all-area and all-district pick and was an all-state selection this past year ... also started three years of football, where he was a three-time all-conference, two-time all-area and all-district and was a first-team all-state selection this past year at wide receiver.

Personal: Born July 11, 1988 in Claremore, Okla. ... son of David and Jackie Rawlins ... Major is pre-physical therapy ... Both parents are Southern graduates and his father played football at Southwest Baptist before transferring to MSSU.