|Ht./Wt.:||5-8, 180 lbs|
|High School:||College of Charleston|
|Years:||2011 - 2013|
|Major:||Com Rec, Sport & Camp Mgmt.|
Speedy outfielder who played in his first active season at Clemson in 2012 and was the starting centerfielder during his two active seasons ... one of the fastest players on the team ... made many diving catches to save hits and runs ... a career .280 hitter with a .380 on-base percentage in 195 games (132 starts) over four active seasons (two at College of Charleston and two at Clemson) at the collegiate level ... had 17 doubles, nine triples, six homers, 74 RBIs, 118 runs, 64 walks, 22 hit-by-pitches, and 50 steals ... had 11 outfield assists and committed only three errors in 380 chances in his career ... had 21 bunt singles in two seasons at Clemson ... two-time All-ACC Academic selection.
2013: Team co-captain ... All-ACC Academic team member ... hit .264 with 44 runs, five doubles, one triple, two homers, 26 RBIs, a .373 on-base percentage, 32 walks, a team-high six hit-by-pitches, and 19 steals in 61 games (61 starts in centerfield) ... tied for sixth in the ACC in steals ... had 14 multi-hit games ... had a team-high 12 bunt singles ... hit .317 with runners on base and .306 with runners in scoring position ... was 29-for-75 (.387) with a .495 on-base percentage and 11 steals in 23 games when batting in the #8 spot in the batting order ... was 4-for-7 (.571) with one grand slam and 10 RBIs with the bases loaded ... reached base via a hit or walk in each of the last 20 games; that was a season-long on-base streak by a Tiger ... went 2-for-4 with two runs and a steal against Wofford on Mar. 6 ... went 1-for-2 with a grand slam, two runs, one walk, and two hit-by-pitches at #8 N.C. State on Mar. 9 ... went 2-for-4 with a game-high three runs, including the game-winning run on Garrett Boulware's walkoff single with two outs in the ninth inning, against #12 Virginia on Mar. 16; Brittle led off the ninth inning with a single ... went 3-for-4 with an RBI and two steals against Morehead State on Mar. 19 ... went 4-for-4 with one RBI, two runs, and two steals against Duke on Mar. 22; he was 5-for-9 (.556) with two RBIs, four runs, two walks, and two steals in the series ... went 3-for-4 with a double, run, and steal against Gardner-Webb on Apr. 3 ... had an RBI groundout to score the game's only run at Miami (FL) on Apr. 19 ... went 3-for-4 with a double, two RBIs, three runs, and two steals in the first game of a doubleheader at Furman on May 8; he was 4-for-8 with a double, three RBIs, three runs, and two steals in the doubleheader ... went 1-for-3 with an inside-the-park homer, two RBIs, one walk, and one hit-by-pitch at #8 Florida State on May 16 ... went 2-for-3 with a walk and an outfield assist at #8 Florida State on May 18; he was 4-for-9 with one homer, two RBIs, two walks, and one hit-by-pitch in the series ... scored three runs with three walks and one hit-by-pitch against #3 North Carolina in the ACC Tournament on May 24.
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 ... graduated on May 10, 2013 with a degree in community recreation, sport, & camp management ... born Thomas David Brittle on Nov. 29, 1989 in Charleston, SC.
*Courtesy Clemson Media Guide
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