2004 (Freshman): Appeared in two contests during his redshirt freshman campaign, going 0-for-1 against IP-Fort Wayne and entering as a defensive replacement against Memphis.
2003: Redshirted ... Traveled two consecutive weekends during the middle of the year, serving as the backup to Derek Phillips because of injury.
High School: Four-year letterwinner for coach Mike Hendrix at Hendersonville HS ... Named All-District and Star News All-County as junior and senior ... Batted .320 with 27 RBIs as senior ... Played in state tournament as freshman and sophomore ... Also lettered three years in football ... Recognized as Who's Who Among American High School Athletes ... Attended Boys State.
Personal: Thomas Watts Decker ... Born December 8, 1983 ... Son of Paul and Jackie Decker ... Majoring in Business Administration.