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#8 Hudson White

C | Jr. | 6-1 | 200 | R/R | Keller, Texas | Byron Nelson HS / Texas Tech

MLB Draft
2024 – Boston Red Sox, 9th round (No. 267 overall)

Junior (2024)
» NCAA Fayetteville Regional All-Tournament Team
» CSC Academic All-District Team
» First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll

Played in 46 games with 43 starts (34 at catcher, nine as designated hitter) … Slashed .297/.396/.525 with eight homers and 33 runs batted in on the year … Had a blazing hot finish to his 2024 campaign, which culminated in him earning a spot on the NCAA Fayetteville Regional All-Tournament Team …. Seven of his eight home runs came during the final month of the season, finishing the year on a 16-game hitting streak, including seven multi-hit games and six multi-RBI efforts.

Sophomore at Texas Tech (2023)
» All-Big 12 Honorable Mention
» Academic All-Big 12 (First Team)

Played in 49 games with 44 starts (35 at catcher, five as designated hitter, two at third base, two at second base) … Slashed .296/.397/.550 with 11 home runs and 49 RBI on the year … Scored 39 runs … Tallied 50 base hits, including 10 doubles … Drew 27 walks and was hit by four pitches … 2-for-3 in stolen base attempts … Recorded 10 multi-RBI games, including four games with two RBI, three games with three RBI, and three games with five or more RBI … Defensively, committed nine errors in 386 total chances (.977 fielding percentage) … Led the Red Raiders with the most starts at catcher (35) … Threw out 10 base stealers on the year … Had two hits and scored a season-high three runs against #12 Oklahoma State (March 19) … Had a season-high four hits, including a three-run homer, and six RBI against Abilene Christian (May 9) … Hit two home runs and matched his season high in RBI (6) against Kansas (May 20) … Matched his season high in runs scored (3) vs. Oklahoma (May 25) in the Big 12 Conference Tournament at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas … Hit a three-run homer vs. Oklahoma State (May 27) in the Big 12 Conference Tournament at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas … In the NCAA Gainesville Regional, drew a pair of walks vs. UConn (June 2) in the regional opener … Before the season, named to the preseason All-Big 12 Team by the league’s head coaches.

Freshman at Texas Tech (2022)
» Collegiate Baseball Freshman All-American
» Perfect Game Freshman All-American (First Team)
» Big 12 Freshman of the Year
» Big 12 All-Freshman Team

Started 58 games and played in 59 of 61 games … Was one of six Red Raiders to make 58 or more starts during the 2022 season … As a true freshman, started season opener … Led the Red Raiders with most starts at catcher (39); also made 19 starts at first base  … Batted .260 on the year with 11 doubles, six home runs and 40 RBI … Exceptional in league play, finishing 24 Big 12 games with a .337 batting average … Also had a .435 on-base percentage and .963 OPS in Big 12 games … Ranked seventh in the Big 12 with five sacrifice flies … Finished the season with a .299 batting average over the final 45 games … One of two Texas Tech players in 2022 to record a five-hit game … First career hit came in a home game against Kent State (Feb. 29) … First career home run came at Dallas Baptist (March 1) … Drew a season-high four walks against New Mexico (March 15) … Had a five-hit game at Kansas (April 2) … Also scored a season-high five runs agains the Jayhawks … Became the sixth Texas Tech freshman to earn Big 12 Freshman of the Year honors, and the third since 2017, joining Josh Jung (2017) and Gabe Holt (2018) … One of seven unanimous selections for the Big 12 All-Freshman Team … Received an invitation to participate in the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team training camp, becoming the 11th Red Raider in program history to earn an invitation from USA Baseball.

High School
Attended Byron Nelson High School in Trophy Club, Texas … As a freshman, received third team All-State and All-Area Newcomer of the year … Earned a spot on the All-State team as a sophomore … Won district Defensive MVP as a senior and received second team Academic All-State honors … Owned a .469 batting average as a senior with three home runs and 20 RBI.