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#8 Weston Wilson
Position: INF
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 195
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: High Point, N.C.
High School: Wesleyan Christian Academy
Experience: 1 Letter

Career Stats

Sophomore infielder who has been solid defensively ... will compete for a starting spot in the infield in 2015 ... No. 79 sophomore in the nation in the preseason by Perfect Game ... No. 16 ACC prospect for the 2016 draft in the preseason by Perfect Game.

2014: Hit .240 with 18 runs, five doubles, two homers, 23 RBIs, a .316 on-base percentage, 15 walks, two hit-by-pitches and three steals in 55 games (51 starts, including 49 at third base and two at second base) ... only committed nine errors in 127 chances (.929 fielding percentage) ... hit .289 with two outs ... hit .280 in ACC regular-season games ... was 2-for-4 with a grand slam, double, seven RBIs and a walk with the bases loaded ... hit a single for his first career hit and scored a run against Eastern Michigan on Feb. 15 ... hit a three-run homer off the bench against Maine on Feb. 22; it was his first career home run ... hit a two-run double against Maine on Feb. 23 ... went 3-for-5 with a grand slam, a team-season-high five RBIs, two runs and a walk against Virginia Tech on March 8 ... went 2-for-3 with an RBI in the second game of a doubleheader against No. 1 Florida State on March 22 ... went 3-for-3 with a double, three RBIs and a run against Furman on April 1 ... went 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs against NC State on April 6 ... went 2-for-4 with two RBIs, a run and walk against Western Carolina on April 23 ... went 2-for-3 against No. 11 Miami (Fla.) on April 27 ... No. 84 freshman in the nation in the preseason by Perfect Game ... played for High Point-Thomasville in the Coastal Plain League in the summer, where he hit .286 with four runs, one double, one triple, one homer, seven RBIs and one steal in 15 games.

Before Clemson: Rated as the No. 258 player in the nation and No. 9 player in North Carolina by Baseball America (includes college and high school players) ... No. 228 player in the nation and No. 5 player in North Carolina by Perfect Game ... East Coast Pro Showcase participant in Syracuse, N.Y. ... all-state selection as a junior and senior ... all-conference selection as a junior and senior ... lettered four times in baseball and one time in cross country at Wesleyan Christian Academy, where he was coached by Scott Davis.

Personal: His brother, Spencer, has overcome a rare tissue cancer twice; his story was featured on an ESPN E:60 segment in December 2014 called “Dedication Game;” he dedicated a January 2014 basketball game while at Bishop McGuinness High School to a friend (Josh Rominger) who passed away from cancer, then made a 50-foot shot at the final buzzer to give his team a two-piont victory; Spencer is slated to play basketball at Belmont Abbey starting in the 2015-16 season ... majoring in parks, recreation & tourism management ... born Weston Graham Wilson on Sept. 11, 1994 in High Point, N.C.

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