A blooper into right field plates the go-ahead run and Castillo locks up the win for UA
CAREER ACCOLADES 2014 SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll
JUNIOR (2014) Appeared in eight games with two starts in his first season with the Tide ... drew his first career walk in a pinch-hit opportunity against Jackson State (April 15) ... recorded his first career hit with UA against Alcorn State on March 18, with a two-run single ... made his Alabama debut as the designated hitter against Stephen F. Austin (Feb. 22).
JUNIOR COLLEGE (2012-13) A First Team All-North selection following his 2013 campaign at Shelton State Community College ... two-time all-region selection ... played 55 games in 2013, batting .321 with two home runs, 34 RBI and 25 runs scored ... played 58 games as a freshman in 2012, batting .400 with 82 hits, the second-most in Shelton State single-season history, adding 46 RBI and 32 runs scored ... helped the 2012 Shelton State team win their region and finish third at the JUCO World Series.
HIGHSCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA At the end of his high school career, held 22 records at Northridge High School ... earned back-to-back all-state selections in 2010 and 2011 ... chosen for West Alabama's team in 2010 and 2011 ... in his senior season, batted .490 with a .559 on-base percentage, 16 doubles, four home runs and a school-record 43 RBI ... as a junior in 2010, hit .462 with a school-record 60 hits and school-record 19 doubles, while also recording two home runs and knocking in 26 runs ... hit .398 as a sophomore with one home run and 30 RBI ... son of Brian and Carla Wilhite ... has an older brother, Jimbo, and two younger sisters, Mary Caitlyn and Laura Lee ... aunt Amy (Lannom) Wilhite, who played point guard for the Alabama women's basketball team from 1989-92, tied the school record for most 3-point field goals made in a single game with eight ... born John Cameron Wilhite on Feb. 25, 1993, in Birmingham, Ala.