Collierville grad named college baseball player of the week - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Collierville grad named college baseball player of the week

Tyler Dixon (Source: Murray State Athletics) Tyler Dixon (Source: Murray State Athletics)
COLLIERVILLE, TN (WMC) -

A Collierville High School graduate is earning national recognition.

Former Dragon Tyler Dixon was named the National Player of the Week by Collegiate Baseball news and Louisville Slugger.

Dixon, an outfielder for Murray State, smoked the ball in his five games, hitting .619 with five home runs and 12 RBIs. Dixon torched Eastern Illinois for four home runs Saturday in an incredible 31-11 win.

Dixon also spent time at the University of Memphis before transferring to Murray State.

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