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Tom Lichty

Position 1B/OF
Height 5'10"
Weight 185 lbs.
Class R-Junior
Hometown Reno, Nev.
High School Galena HS


  • 2021 Academic All-Big 12 Baseball First Team

2021 (R-JUNIOR)

  • Appeared in 42 games with 32 starts as the designated hitter
  • Hit .252 (31-for-123) with seven doubles, one triple, one home run and 22 RBI
  • Tallied eight multiple-hit games and four multiple-RBI games
  • Made the first start and appearance of the season at FGCU (2/26)
  • Logged a team-high six RBI at Lafayette (3/23)
  • Recorded a season-high three hits three times – at Lafayette (3/23), vs. Texas (4/2) and vs. West Virginia (5/25)
  • Hit lone home run of the season vs. Sacramento State (4/28)
  • 2021 Academic All-Big 12 Baseball First Team


  • Appeared in six games with two starts at designated hitter
  • Registered a season-high three at bats at Charleston Southern (2/22) in first start of the season


  • Started in 14 of the 28 games he played in
  • Batted .183 (13-for-71) with four doubles, one triple, nine walks and two stolen bases
  • Knocked in a career-high four RBIs, scored a career-high three runs and had a career-high two hits at Texas Tech (4/7)


  • Played in 21 games
  • Batted .111 (2-for-18) with one double and three RBIs
  • Made career debut against Northwestern (2/24)
  • Recorded an at bat against Omaha (2/26)
  • Career-high three at bats at then-No. 4 Florida State (3/6)
  • First-career hit at Texas (3/16)
  • First RBI of career at Texas (3/18)
  • First walk of career against Missouri State (3/27)
  • Scored first run of career at Omaha (4/10)


  • Played four seasons for Beau Walker at Galena High School in Reno, Nevada
  • Finished out senior campaign as state runner-up in 2017
  • Named First Team All-State as a second baseman in 2016 and 2017
  • Named 2017 Northern Nevada Offensive Player of the Year
  • Highlight of high school career was when he hit three home runs in a game against Spanish Spring High School


  • Born in Reno, Nevada
  • Son of Tim and Anne Lichty
  • Has two siblings: a brother, Tim, and sister, Alexa
  • Brother, Tim, played one season of baseball at Texas A&M before finishing out career at Azusa Pacific
  • Father, Tim, played at Fresno State and UNR, and was drafted three times: twice by the Houston Astros and once by the then-Montreal Expos
  • Major is undecided