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David Moffat
David  Moffat

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Wichita Falls, Texas

High School:
Rider

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 170

Position:
RHP

Experience:
HS

High School
First-team All-Star selection in 2016 and the 5-5A Pitcher of the Year ... Named the Newcomer of the Year in 2015 and to the Red River Diamond Dozen in 2016 ... Tabbed the District 5-5A Utility Player of the Year in 2015 ... Named third-team all-state in 2015 at third base ... Hit .416 as a sophomore and .385 as a junior ... As a junior, had a 10-1 record with a 1.26 ERA and a save, working six shutouts and a no hitter ... In 2015, went 2-0 with a 0.47 ERA and 10 saves ... Coached by Josh Bobitt ... "The biggest thing he's bringing is his competitiveness," Bobbitt said. "When he comes into the game, he's a bulldog. He's not afraid of failure. He likes to be in those situations. He continues to tackle that no matter what the circumstances are. (UTA) has an up-and-coming program and I think it will suit him pretty well." ... Was hit in the face by a pitch during the 2015 summer, breaking all the bones in his face and forcing four hours of surgery ... Returned to the mound later in the 2015 summer from the injury ... Played club baseball with Midwest Elite ... Played basketball, earning 5-5A all-district honorable mention accolades.

Personal
Son of Doug and Denise Moffat ... Has a brother, Benjamin ... Grandfather played basketball at Texas and father played baseball at Austin College ... Interested in pursing a degree in kinesiology with a potential career path in physical therapy.

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