Palomar Comets Baseball
Fr., 6-3, 180;
SCHOOL: Timpanogas (Orem, UT)
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 11, 1986, in Provo, UT.
... Son of Ed and Karlyn Norton. ... Has four adult
brothers (Jason, David, Randy and Eddie) and two adult
sisters (Chantel and Nicole). ... Brother of David
Norton, former baseball player at the University of
Utah. ... Great, great nephew of Detroit Tigers Hall of
Fame outfielder Ty Cobb. ... Will leave on a 2-year
Mormon mission after the school year. Plans to return to
pitch for the Comets after his mission.
SEASON: Pitched pitched 6 2/3 innings, all in relief for
the Comets. ... Compiled an ERA of 0.00 for 4
innings pitched in the Pacific Coast
Conference. ... Pitched a shutout inning in a 11-1 win
over Southwestern on March 2. ... Threw another shutout
inning in a 12-1 victory over San Diego Mesa on March 9.
... Pitched a scoreless inning in an 8-0 win over
Imperial Valley on April 4, combining with 5 other
pitchers to shut out the Arabs. ... Had a scoreless
relief inning at Grossmont on April 20.
SCHOOL: Compiled a 1.27 earned run average at
Timpanogas High, helping lead the Timberwolves to Utah
4A state championships in 2002, 2004 and 2005. ... Was
Most Valuable Player in both the Utah state tournament
and the state All-Star game. ... Also lettered three
seasons in varsity basketball.
TRAVEL BASEBALL: Played for the elite Utah Baseball Academy
(Updated on May 24, 2006)