Prior to Tulane
West Virginia (2014):Played in 28 games at the plate with four starts and in six games on the mound with one start for the Mountaineers in 2014...hit .050 with one hit, six runs, one RBI and one stolen base on the season...posted an ERA of 7.56 in 8.1 innings...went 0-1 with three strikeouts.
Weatherford College (2013):Played in 55 games for the Coyotes as a sophomore...hit .294 with 10 doubles, two triples, one home run and 19 RBI...also made 11 appearances on the mound during the season...went 4-4 with a 5.40 ERA in 43.1 innings...recorded 38 strikeouts.
Rice (2012):Appeared in three games for the Owls as a true freshman...totaled 2.0 innings, allowing four hits and five runs...notched three strikeouts and walked two...also served as a backup kicker for the Owls' football squad.
About Trevor Simms
Prep:Starred for Liberty Christian High School in Hurst, Texas...named the school's Male Athlete of the Year in 2011... earned first team all-state honors competing in the Texas Association of Private & Parochial Schools (TAPPS) as a senior...led the Warriors to a 20-10 record and the finals of the TAPPS state tournament...named to the state's all-tournament team while also picking up first team all-District 1-5A... went 10-0 with a 2.69 ERA as a senior while registering 93 strikeouts in 60 innings...held opposing hitters to a composite .135 average...went 4-1 with a save in nine appearances as a junior in 2010, averaging 13.5 strikeouts per nine innings...a member of the 2010 Texas Rangers Area Code Team who participated in the Area Code Tournament in Long Beach, Calif....also earned four varsity letters in football and one in track & field...earned all-state accolades as a kicker and receiver...was a TAPPS state champion in the 100- and 200-meters.
Personal: Born Trevor Austen Simms on March 15, 1992...the son of Patrick and Christi Simms...has one brother, Jason, who played baseball at Sam Houston State...father played collegiate baseball at Cal State Fullerton...plans to major in economics at Tulane.