Before Middle Tennessee: Played at Columbia State CC for two seasons.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Hillsboro HS ... Played for Dan Burns and Steve Williams ... Earned All-District honors as senior ... Also played two seasons of golf and one year of basketball ... Member of Eagle Scout Troop 87.
Personal: Thomas James Sterritt III ... Son of Tom Sterritt, Jr., and the late Mary Rhea Sterritt ... Born February 18, 1983 ... Majoring in Aerospace ... Brother, Rollin Sterritt, played baseball at Trevecca University in Nashville ... Cousin of Don Kessinger, Gold Glove-winning shortstop for Chicago Cubs.