More HBCU transfers to HBCUs for the win! University of Texas reliever Kamron Fields announced via Twitter that he will be transferring to HBCU (Historically Black Colleges & & Universities), Texas Southern University. Although Fields will have another year of eligibility, his presence will be noted on and off the field. Fields finished in the spring with a degree in corporate communications and will be pursuing his masters at Texas Southern while playing baseball, according to ESPN.
“If you don’t represent something, you’ll succumb to anything.”
Excited to continue my journey at a historically black university. #TigerNation pic.twitter.com/nI102vN9iY!.?.!— Kamron Fields ❽(@KamFields_)”Most importantly, I want to thank everyone who has actually been a part of my journey over the last 3 years at the University of Texas,”Fields composed. “I will constantly be grateful for my time as a Longhorn. I have actually made relationships that will last a lifetime and memories that I’ll never forget.
“When I concerned school, my only genuine goals were to get my degree and put myself in a position to prosper in professional baseball. Now, with racism, injustice, and inequality continuing to afflict our society, I have actually discovered a brand-new function.
“It’s time. It’s time for me to mean my beliefs and represent something larger than myself.Heres a few of his newest statistics from Texas: AS A JUNIOR (2020) Made four relief appearances
during shortened season, compiling a 5.40 ERA in five innings pitched … started out 5 batters and walked two in five innings … tossed a scoreless inning versus Cal State Fullerton in last look of the season … pitched two hitless innings with 2 strikeouts versus Missouri on March 1 … first look on the mound of the season was at Rice on Feb. 16. AS A SOPHOMORE(2019) A two-way gamer, as an outfielder and right-handed pitcher … made 20 relief appearances on the mound and played in 11 games offensively, with four starts … finished with a 4.26 ERA in 25.1 innings pitched … set out 36 batters to only 16 walks … batted.143 with three runs scored and had two sacrifice bunts … pitched a scoreless inning of relief with two strikeouts against Incarnate Word on Might 14 … got his 3rd save of the season in an 8-6 win at Baylor … throughout the win versus Texas Tech on March 15 pitched three hitless innings and set out five to tape the save … first save of the season came versus LSU on March 1 … began in relief and pitched three hitless innings with three strikeouts versus Purdue on Feb. 24 … initially hit of the season was on Feb. 17, in a start in left field at Louisiana … first look on the mound this season was at Louisiana on Feb. 15.