Scouting Report: Senior looks to bounce back from offseason shoulder surgery ... hopes to bolster Horned Frog bullpen and perhaps fight for role as a spot starter.
As a Junior (2002): Appeared in 12 games, starting one ... perhaps best performance of season came in first outing, as he allowed just two hits and one run while striking out four in two innings of relief in 8-1 win over No. 9 Texas ... tied career high with 4 Ks in 3.2 innings in only start of season, Feb. 20 versus Texas Tech ... struck out nine in first 7.1 innings of work ... forced game-ending double play versus only batter he faced to pick up first-career save at No. 10 Baylor on March 26.
At Eastfield: Earned junior college all-conference, all-region and all-America honors during stint at Eastfield ... collected a 12-1 record, striking out 92 batters in 98 innings and posting a 2.92 ERA ... helped Harvesters to 43-12 record and 2001 NJCAA Division III national championship ... was named to NJCAA all-World Series team ... coached by Jeff Lightfoot.
High School: Earned three varsity letters at Mesquite ... led Skeeters to a combined 56-15 record as a junior and senior, including two appearances in the regional finals ... a potent threat on offense and defense ... named district Offensive Player of the Year as a third baseman and outfielder ... also collected all-district plaudits as a pitcher ... member of honor roll and National Honor Society ... coached by Todd Ritter and Rick Geer.
Personal: Full name is Timothy Russell Collinsworth ... born January 18, 1981 (22 years old) ... son of Jan and Tim Collinsworth ... earned a 3.36 GPA at Eastfield ... enjoys fishing ... majoring in marketing.