Switch-hitter who had good speed ... started the first 101 games of his career at shortstop before suffering a shoulder injury that forced him to miss a game on April 22, 2014 ... missed the 2014 fall season while recovering from the injury and was the starting DH during the first half of 2015 before becoming the starter at second base in April ... a career .312 hitter with a .404 on-base percentage in 180 games (180 starts) over three seasons ... had 42 doubles, two triples, three homers, 100 RBIs, 122 runs, 94 walks, 14 hit-by-pitches and 42 steals ... two-time Second-Team All-ACC selection ... drafted two times in his career.
2015: Drafted in the fourth round (No. 124 overall pick) by the Cleveland Indians and signed in June ... team co-captain ... Second-Team All-ACC selection ... won the Tiger Baseball Award, given to the team’s best leader ... hit .339 with 45 runs, 14 doubles, one triple, one homer, 41 RBIs, a .448 on-base percentage, 41 walks, seven hit-by-pitches and 14 steals in 61 starts (including 37 as the DH and 24 at second base) ... sixth in the ACC in batting average, sixth in on-base percentage, seventh in hits (80) and tied for ninth in walks ... led the team in steals ... had 24 multiple-hit games ... was 5-for-10 (.500) with 12 RBIs with the bases loaded ... hit a team-high .417 with a .496 on-base percentage in 27 non-ACC regular-season games ... hit .515 with a .619 on-base percentage in nine February games ... had a 13-game hitting streak, which included the last two games of 2014 and the first 11 games of 2015 ... had an 11-game hitting streak in March ... reached base in 27 consecutive games, including the last two games of 2014 and the first 25 games of 2015 ... went 3-for-3 with a walk against West Virginia on Feb. 15; was 6-for-10 with two walks in the series ... went 2-for-3 with two doubles, two RBIs, a walk, hit-by-pitch and steal against Maine at Augusta, Ga. on Feb. 20 ... hit a walkoff single to score Tyler Slaton in the 14th inning in the first game of a doubleheader against Maine at Augusta, Ga. on Feb. 21 ... went 2-for-4 with three RBIs, two runs and a hit-by-pitch against Wofford on Feb. 25 ... went 3-for-4 with an RBI, three runs and hit-by-pitch against No. 10 South Carolina on Feb. 27 ... went 2-for-5 with two runs at No. 8 South Carolina on March 2; was 7-for-12 (.583) with two RBIs and five runs in the series ... went 4-for-5 with two RBIs and a run against Michigan State at Greenville, S.C. on March 11 ... went 4-for-4 with a double, RBI, run, walk and two steals against Furman on March 31 ... went 2-for-4 with two doubles, an RBI and a walk against Charleston Southern on April 8 ... went 2-for-4 with a homer and walk at Georgia Tech on April 25 ... went 2-for-3 with two RBIs, two walks and a steal at Wofford on May 5 ... went 4-for-6 with three RBIs, two runs, a walk and steal at Furman on May 12 ... went 3-for-5 with two RBIs, a run and steal at No. 8 Florida State on May 15 ... went 2-for-3 with an RBI, two runs, a hit-by-pitch and steal against No. 3 Louisville in the ACC Tournament on May 21 ... went 2-for-4 with a double, two RBIs, two runs, a walk and steal against Pepperdine in the Fullerton Regional on May 30 ... preseason first-team All-ACC by College Sports Madness and Perfect Game ... No. 46 college prospect and No. 89 overall prospect for the 2015 draft in the preseason by Perfect Game ... No. 40 junior in the nation in the preseason by Perfect Game ... No. 11 ACC prospect for the 2015 draft in the preseason by Perfect Game.
2014: Brooks Wallace Shortstop-of-the-Year Award Watch List member ... Second-Team All-ACC selection ... All-ACC Academic selection ... ACC Academic Honor Roll member ... hit .338 with 49 runs, 18 doubles, two homers, 32 RBIs, a .410 on-base percentage, 25 walks against only 24 strikeouts, three hit-by-pitches and 19 steals in 57 games (57 starts, including 40 at shortstop and 17 as the DH) ... fifth in the ACC in batting average, tied for fifth in runs, tied for fifth in doubles, tied for sixth in steals and tied for eighth in hits (74) ... led or tied for the team lead in batting average, runs, hits, doubles, on-base percentage and sacrifice bunts (6) ... had a 16-game hitting streak, which included the last game of 2013 and the first 15 games of 2014 ... reached base safely in 21 consecutive games from April to May ... went 3-for-4 with two RBIs and a steal against Eastern Michigan on Feb. 15; was 5-for-11 with four runs and three steals in the series ... went 3-for-5 with an RBI against Maine on Feb. 22; was 5-for-9 with three walks and three runs in the series ... hit a three-run double at No. 3 South Carolina on Feb. 28 ... went 3-for-6 with a double, RBI and two runs at Western Carolina on March 4 ... went 2-for-5 with his first career homer, two RBIs and two runs in the second game of a doubleheader at Wake Forest on March 15 ... went 2-for-4 with two doubles, three RBIs, a run and walk against No. 1 Florida State on March 21 ... went 2-for-6 with a double, RBI and three runs at Georgia on March 25 ... went 2-for-5 with two RBIs and a run at No. 2 Virginia on April 12 ... went 4-for-5 with two runs and a steal against Coastal Carolina on April 15 ... went 3-for-5 with a double, run and steal at Pittsburgh on April 18 ... went 2-for-3 with two doubles and a run at Pittsburgh on April 20; was 6-for-12 with three doubles and three runs in the series ... went 3-for-4 with a homer, two RBIs, two runs and a steal against Boston College on May 15 ... went 2-for-3 with a double, two RBIs, two walks and two steals against Duke in the ACC Tournament on May 21 ... went 3-for-4 with two doubles and two runs against Xavier in the Nashville Regional on May 31 ... No. 54 sophomore in the nation in the preseason by Perfect Game ... No. 9 ACC prospect for the 2015 draft in the preseason by Perfect Game ... No. 10 ACC prospect for the 2015 draft in the preseason by Baseball America.
2013: Hit .257 with 28 runs, 10 doubles, one triple, 27 RBIs, a .349 on-base percentage, 28 walks, four hit-by-pitches and nine steals in 62 games (62 starts at shortstop) ... had a .958 fielding percentage ... did not commit an error in the last nine games and committed only one error in the last 17 games ... hit .310 with runners in scoring position ... had a team-high six sacrifice bunts ... had 14 multiple-hit games ... had a team-high two walkoff hits, both singles ... went 2-for-4 with an RBI against No. 7 South Carolina at Greenville, S.C. on March 2 ... went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run against No. 12 Virginia on March 17 ... went 1-for-2 with a double, two RBIs and two runs against Morehead State on March 19 ... went 2-for-3 with a double and run against Morehead State on March 20; was 3-for-5 with two doubles, two RBIs and three runs in the midweek series ... went 2-for-5 with an RBI and a run at No. 1 North Carolina on April 1 ... went 2-for-3 with two RBIs, a run, walk and steal at Western Carolina on April 9 ... went 4-for-5 with a triple, one RBI, one run and a steal against Presbyterian College on April 10; led off the eighth inning with a triple on a 1-2 pitch and scored the tying run on a wild pitch, then hit a walkoff single on an 0-2 pitch with two outs in the ninth inning ... had the game’s only RBI when he hit a run-scoring single with two outs in the fifth inning in Clemson’s 1-0 victory against Wake Forest on April 13 ... went 3-for-3 with two RBIs, one run and two walks in the first game of a doubleheader against No. 19 Georgia Tech on April 26 ... went 2-for-5 with one walk and a walkoff single with two outs in the 11th inning in the second game of a doubleheader against No. 19 Georgia Tech on April 26 ... went 2-for-4 with one RBI, two runs and a walk against No. 19 Georgia Tech on April 27; was 7-for-12 (.583) with one double, four RBIs and four walks in the series ... went 2-for-4 with two RBIs and one run against Georgia Southern on May 12 ... No. 23 freshman in the nation in the preseason by Perfect Game ... played for Santa Barbara in the California Collegiate League in the summer, where he hit .387 with two homers, two doubles, six RBIs and three steals in eight games.
Before Clemson: Drafted in the 35th round (No. 1,061 overall pick) by the Seattle Mariners ... East Coast Pro Showcase ... Area Code Games ... all-state selection by ESPN.com ... team offensive MVP ... lettered three times in baseball ... coached by Josh Bartlett at Northview High School.
Personal: Pronounced KREE-guhr ... his father, Bram, played baseball at Ithaca ... majoring in parks, recreation & tourism management ... born Tyler Bram Krieger on Jan. 16, 1994 in Laguna Hills, Calif.