16 Will Hudgins
16 Will Hudgins
Height: 6-0
Weight: 190
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Dunwoody, Ga.
High School: Dunwoody
Previous College: Georgia Southern University
Position: UTL
Major: Marketing

At Georgia College

  • Major: Marketing

Prior College:

  • Attended Division I Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Ga.
  • Played in 41 games with 25 starts in 2016, hitting .226 with a home run, 20 RBIs and 19 runs - Season high four hits vs. College of Charleston (3/1)… Only home run hit vs. Troy (3/19)
  • Played in 31 games with 19 starts in 2015, hitting .195 with nine RBIs and 10 runs
  • 2015 Sun Belt Honor Roll

High School: 

  • Dunwoody High in Dunwoody, Ga.
  • Head coach: Chan English
  • Twice picked First Team All-DeKalb County
  • Dunwoody High School Baseball MVP in 2014
  • Georgia High School All-Star in 2013 and 2014
  • Hit .382 with two home runs and nine stolen bases as a senior
  • Hit .375 as a junior with 27 RBIs and five home runs
  • Won a pair of Region Championships in 2013 and 2014
  • Played club ball for 643 DP Athletics and head coach Danny Pralgo
  • Won the 2013 USA Baseball U-17 Cup Championship 

Personal: 

  • Parents: Jim and Paige Hudgins
  • Brother, Jake played football at Davidson
  • Younger brother Josh is a freshman for the Bobcats
  • Grandfather Bill Atkins was MVP of the 1957 National Championship Team at Auburn
  • Uncle Ace Atkins was on Auburn’s 1993 11-0 team
  • Born Aug. 4
  • Favorite athlete is Matt Holliday
  • Why choose GC: to play with my little brother; it was an opportunity that I couldn't pass up
  • Favorite song: "I Don't Wanna be" by Gavin DeGraw
  • Favorite movie: Remember the Titans
  • Favorite TV show: Fixer Upper
  • Lives by the motto "Know your WHY."