HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years in varsity baseball and three in football ... Under Armor Preseason All-American ... TAPPS 5A First-Team All-District and Second-team All-State catcher ... batted .370 with three home runs as a senior ... Perfect Game Underclass and Texas Honorable Mention ... TAPPS 5A 2nd team All-District linebacker as a junior ... National Honor Society ... high school baseball coach was Johnny Isom ... played summer ball for the Dallas Tigers, coached by Tommy Hernandez.
PERSONAL: Son of Todd and Jill Hawkins ... has four brothers ... nickname is `Hawk' ... father played collegiate baseball at Baylor (1983-86) and professionally for the San Francisco Giants and New York Mets (1986-88) ... uncle, Tim Hawkins, played collegiate baseball at Missouri (1987-89) and is now a professional comedian ... one person in history he would like to meet is Reggie White so he can learn how to spread the gospel through sports ... favorite food is pasta, favorite class subject is history, favorite book is the Bible, favorite TV show is The Office ... credits his father as being the most influential person in his sporting career because he always made him feel proud to be his son while consistently working with him on whatever sport he wanted to better himself in.
Why I came to the Academy: "I came to the Academy to take on the greatest challenge a young man can face, to humbly serve the United States of America in any way possible, and to become a leader and man of character."
Hawkins Career Hitting Stats