Speedy outfielder who played in his first active season at Clemson in 2012 ... slated to be the everyday starter in centerfield and bat at or near the top of the lineup in 2013 ... one of the fastest players on the team ... excellent bunter ... has made many diving catches to save hits and runs ... was the team's #2 batter in the lineup during the second half of the 2012 season ... a career .292 hitter with a .386 on-base percentage in 134 games (71 starts) over three active seasons (two at College of Charleston and one at Clemson) at the collegiate level ... has 12 doubles, eight triples, four homers, 48 RBIs, 74 runs, 32 walks, 16 hit-by-pitches, and 31 steals ... team co-captain for 2013.
2012: Second-Team All-ACC selection ... All-ACC Academic team member ... ACC Academic Honor Roll member ... hit .298 with 43 runs, nine doubles, an ACC-tying-high and team-high eight triples, two homers, 36 RBIs, a .384 on-base percentage, 22 walks, 11 hit-by-pitches, and a team-high 15 steals in 58 games (56 starts in centerfield) ... his eight triples tied for fifth-most in school history and were the most by a Tiger since 1995 ... his 11 hit-by-pitches tied for 10th-most in school history ... tied for 10th in the nation in triples and 16th in triples per game (0.14) ... tied for ninth in the ACC in steals ... hit an ACC-high five triples in ACC regular-season games ... had a team-high nine bunt singles ... had a team-high nine outfield assists ... had 15 multi-hit games, including six games with at least three hits ... hit .349 with runners on base ... hit .374 with four doubles, five triples, two homers, and a team-high 23 RBIs in 19 April games ... had five consecutive multi-hit games in April ... had a 22-game hitting streak from April to May; it tied for the eighth-longest hitting streak in school history ... reached base safely in 26 consecutive games from April to May ... went 2-for-3 with a double, two runs, and a walk in the first game of a doubleheader against UAB on Feb. 18 ... went 1-for-2 with a run, two walks, and three outfield assists in the second game of a doubleheader against UAB on Feb. 18 ... went 3-for-5 with a run against Maine on Feb. 24 ... went 1-for-2 with a triple, two runs, one RBI, three walks, and one steal against Maine on Feb. 25 ... suffered a lacerated finger against Boston College on Mar. 18 and missed seven starts ... went 2-for-3 with the go-ahead sacrifice fly in the sixth inning and a steal against #7 Miami (FL) on Mar. 30; it was his first start after suffering his finger injury ... went 2-for-4 with a three-run triple and two runs against Western Carolina on Apr. 4 ... went 4-for-6 with a double, triple, five RBIs, and three runs at Duke on Apr. 7; he was 7-for-16 (.438) with five RBIs and three runs in the series ... went 3-for-4 with a team-tying-season-high four runs, a hit-by-pitch, and steal against Furman at Greenville, SC (Fluor Field) on Apr. 10 ... went 3-for-5 a homer, double, three RBIs, and two runs against Georgia on Apr. 11 ... went 4-for-7 with two RBIs, three runs, and a walkoff single in the 12th inning against #17 N.C. State on Apr. 13; he also tied the score in the eighth inning with an RBI fielder's choice; he had seven hits, three RBIs, three runs, and two steals in the series ... hit a walkoff single in the ninth inning against Charleston Southern on Apr. 17 ... went 2-for-4 with two runs, a walk, and steal in the first game of a doubleheader at Maryland on Apr. 21 ... went 2-for-5 with a triple and two RBIs in the second game of a doubleheader at Maryland on Apr. 21 ... went 2-for-6 with a triple and two RBIs at Georgia Tech on Apr. 28 ... lined a two-out, run-scoring single in the 11th inning to tie the score and extend his hitting streak to 19 games against College of Charleston on May 5; it came against his former team ... went 3-for-5 with a triple, two RBIs, and two runs against College of Charleston on May 6 ... threw out the potential game-winning run at the plate in the ninth inning with the score tied at #2 South Carolina in the Columbia Regional on June 2 ... went 1-for-3 with a run, two walks, and a team-season-high three steals against Coastal Carolina in the Columbia Regional on June 3; the three steals tied a school record in an NCAA Tournament game; he had four steals in the Columbia Regional.
2011: Red-shirted ... sat out due to NCAA transfer rules.
Before Clemson: Played the 2009 and 2010 seasons at College of Charleston under Head Coach Monte Lee ... was 21-for-77 (.273) with 31 runs, two homers, 12 RBIs, and 16 steals in 76 games (15 starts) at College of Charleston ... was 18-for-68 (.265) with two homers, two doubles, 10 RBIs, 23 runs, and 14 steals in 47 games (15 starts) in 2010 ... was 3-for-9 (.333) with a double, two RBIs, eight runs, three walks, and two steals in 29 games off the bench in 2009 ... lettered five times in baseball at Berkeley High School, where he was coached by Shane Todd ... played in the North-South All-Star game after his senior season.
Personal: His brother, Owen, was his teammate at College of Charleston in 2009 and 2010 ... majoring in community recreation, sport, & camp management ... born Thomas David Brittle on Nov. 29, 1989 in Charleston, SC.
*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide