5 - Dieter Hamilton
Dieter Hamilton
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Oldsmar, Fla.
High School: Harrison Central HS
Previous College: Mississippi Gulf Coast CC
Position: C
Bats/Throws: R/R

AS A SENIOR (2014)
Appeared in 13 games during his second and final season with the Lions… Made four starts… Tallied 16 at-bats in which he collected three hits and one run… Walked five times for a .375 on-base percentage… Knocked in 3 runs… Recorded 54 putouts for a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage… Also finished his career with Saint Leo earning a perfect fielding average. 

AS A JUNIOR (2013)
Appeared in three games…With two at-bats Hamilton tallied one hit, one RBI, and one walk…Posted an on-base percentage of .500 and a fielding percentage of 1.000. 

CAREER
Spent his freshman and sophomore seasons at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.

A 2010 graduate of Harrison Central High School…Played for Coach Olmi…Selected to play in the South Mississippi Futures game in 2009…Named to the South Mississippi Sun Herald All-Star Team in 2010…Was named Defensive Player of the Year in 2009 and 2010.

PERSONAL
Born on May 29, 1992 in Kansas City, Kan…A Sport Business major…Hamilton enjoys playing baseball, working out, fishing, and reading…Lists his career goals as becoming a college baseball coach and to be successful…His best assets to the team are his hard work and dedication…Lists his favorite athletes as Tim Tebow and Yorvit Torrealba…Chose Saint Leo because he wanted to be a part of the Lions’ baseball team and because of the small class sizes…Son of Tim Hamilton and Sara Crosby…Has two brothers, Jackson Crosby and Cody Crosby.