Staff Photo: John Bohn Peachtree Ridge pitcher Tyler Haswell posses for a portrait at his home field. Haswell will play baseball at the University of South Carolina.

Staff Photo: John Bohn Peachtree Ridge pitcher Tyler Haswell posses for a portrait at his home field. Haswell will play baseball at the University of South Carolina.

THE HASWELL FILE

Who: Tyler Haswell

Sport: Baseball

School: Peachtree Ridge

Class: Senior

Favorite TV show: "Duck Dynasty"

Favorite sports team: South Carolina Gamecocks

Dream job: Major League Baseball player or owner of a sporting equipment business

What's on your i-Pod or MP3 player right now?: Rap or hip-hop, or maybe some rock and roll or country

Noteworthy:

n Was second-team All-County selection by the Daily Post after going 5-2 with a save, a 2.35 ERA and 52 strikeouts in 53 innings on the mound and hitting .341, with three homers, 15 RBIs and a .964 OPS in helping the Lions to the Class AAAAA state playoffs last year

n Was also a key player in the infield as the Lions made the state playoffs for the first time in the program's history during his sophomore season

n Is off to a fast start both at the plate and on the mound as a senior this spring, leading Gwinnett County with 14 RBIs and 35 strikeouts in 24 innings on the hill through the Lions' first 11 games. Also hitting .500 and has a 2-1 record with a 1.17 ERA.

n Has signed to play college baseball at South Carolina