17 Connor Darling
17 Connor Darling
Height: 6-3
Weight: 210
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Suwanee, Ga.
High School: North Gwinnett
Previous College: University of Tennessee
Position: RHP
Major: Marketing

At Georgia College

  • Major: Marketing
  • Minor: Finance

Prior College

  • Spent first two seasons with Division I University of Tennessee 
  • 2018 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll - 0-1 record with a 12.27 ERA and two strikeouts in 3.2 innings pitched
  • 2017 Earned his first career win in midweek action vs. Marshall (March 22), tossing 2.0 hitless innings in relief with one strikeout - 1-0 record with a 6.00 ERA and eight strikeouts in 12.0 innings pitched

High School

  • North Gwinnett High 
  • Head coach Ryan Moity
  • Underclass All-American
  • All-State First Team
  • All-County First Team
  • Played club ball for Team Elite and head coach Brad Bouras

Personal

  • Born: Oct. 13
  • Parents: Jennifer and David Darling
  • Favorite athlete: Tom Brady
  • Why choose GC: The atmosphere they provide and the history of success in baseball and academics.
  • Biggest sports thrill: winning
  • Gameday ritual: music and orange Gatorade
  • Scares you the most: being passive
  • Favorite song: Takin Shots by Post Malone
  • Favorite movie: Lone Survivor
  • Favorite TV show: 24
  • Lives by the motto: "Carpe diem"