Crimson Tide defeats Tigers 4-3 for first win over top-five opponent in two years
HIGH SCHOOL: Was a 2012 preseason Southeast All-Region first team selection by Perfect Game USA ... Ranked as the No. 7 prospect (top prospect at second base) in Alabama and No. 183 nationally by Perfect Game USA ... named to the 2012 Alabama Top-100 players list ... participated in the 2011 National Showcase and the 2010 Junior National Showcase hosted by Perfect Game USA ... was a 2011 class 5A first team all-state selection at second base by the Alabama Sports Writers Association in 2011 ... named the Gadsden Times 2011 Area Baseball Player of the Year and was a first team all-area selection ... garnered 2011 Elite 12 first team second baseman honors by the Huntsville Times in 2011 ... hit .571 with 11 home runs and 50 RBI in 36 games in 2011, with 18 doubles with 55 runs scored ... set the Boaz High School single-season record for home runs (11), batting average (.571) and on-base percentage (.669) as a junior ... also posted a 7-1 record on the mound with a 1.36 ERA with 64 strikeouts in 42.0 innings pitched ... selected to the 2011 AHSAA North-South all-star game ... 2011 Perfect Game USA Second Team Preseason HS Underclassmen All-American ... named the Gadsden Times first team second baseman following a sophomore season that included a .479 average with a school record 51 RBI ... garnered 2010 Perfect Game USA High Honorable Mention Preseason All-American honors ... named to the 2009 All-County Team as a freshman ... his high school coach was Nick Dixon.
PERSONAL: Born Kyle William Overstreet on Sept. 4, 1993 ... son of Jeff and Kay Overstreet ... has one older sister, Kelsey ... father Jeff played college baseball at Wallace State ... member of Future Christian Athletes ... is a human performance exercise science major.