2012 (Junior): Made six appearances on the mound.
Columbia State CC: Made seven appearances on the mound as a sophomore … Allowed two earned runs in eight innings of work … Held a 2.25 ERA and struck out 11 batters.
Ezell Harding Christian School: Earned all-district honors in 2007 and 2008 ... Al named to the all-district basketball team in 2008 ... Played for head coach Chris Mercado.
Personal: Born August 27, 1991, in Nashville, Tenn. ... Son of Emily and Jim Hyder ... Majoring in mass communication.