2004 (Freshman): Made three appearances, going 1-1 with one walk ... Allowed two runs on five hits in two innings at Lipscomb ... Got one out against Lipscomb ... Roughed up versus Troy State, allowing five runs on three hits in one-third of an inning.
High School: Three-year letterwinner for coach Mike James at Lawrence County HS ... Named All-District as junior ... Saw limited innings as senior, striking out 38 in 21 innings ... Threw no-hitter with 13 strikeouts in first start as senior ... Posted 5-2 mark with 2.45 ERA as junior and went 3-0 as sophomore ... Recognized as Who's Who Among American High School Students.
Personal: William Tyler Copeland ... Born June 28, 1984 ... Son of Billy and Pam Copeland ... Majoring in Management.