TAMU Baseball BIO
33 Ronnie Gideon

AT HALLSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner for Coach Scott Mitchell... earned All-America honors as well as Class 4A All-Texas honors from the Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association and Texas Sports Writers Association as a senior... named Class 4A All-Texas Second Team by the THSBCA in 2012... honored as District 14-4A Offensive Player of the Year in 2011 and 2012... tabbed Harrison/Marion County Most Valuable Player by the Marshall News Messenger and All-East Texas by the Longview News-Journal in 2012... batted .374 with 11 doubles, two triples, five home runs and 43 RBI as a junior... tabbed Class 4A All-Texas Second Team as a shortstop by the Texas SportsWriters Association as a sophomore... named the 2011 East Texas Player of the Year by the Longview News-Journal... hit .469 with 11 home runs, 11 doubles and 50 RBI and posted a .564 on-base percentage and .895 slugging percentage as a sophomore... logged six doubles, two home runs and 19 RBI as a freshman... won the NFL’s Punt, Pass and Kick national title as a seventh grader, beating out 5.5 million contestants... drafted by the Colorado Rockies in the 35th round of the 2013 MLB First-Year Player Draft.

PERSONAL: Born Ronnie Dwayne Gideon Jr on September 20, 1994 in Longview, Texas... kinesiology... son of Ron and Kim Gideon... father was a first baseman and pitcher in the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets organizations between 1984-90... father is now a coach, currently serving as a development supervisor with the Colorado Rockies Double-A Tulsa Drillers.

Position: Infield
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 250
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Hallsville, Texas
High School: Hallsville
Experience: High School
Ronnie Photos:
Texas A&M
The Parking Spot
Raising Canes
C.C. Creations
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