Donye Evans - Baseball - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#44 Donye Evans


Class Freshman
Height 6'6"
Weight 220
Hometown Decatur, Ga.
High School Redan

Head coach Tim Corbin on Evans: “Donye’s early growth academically and on the field has been very fulfilling to watch. There is a wonderful innocence to him that let’s you know that he has a bright future ahead of him. His tools on the mound are visible and will only need time. His disposition and personality blend very nicely inside this environment.”

As a Freshman (2021)
• Saw eight appearances across his freshman campaign, totaling 5.2 innings of work
• Made season debut in a win at Oklahoma State (March 13), working 1.0 inning
• Fanned a season-high two batters in the 7-0 win over Austin Peay (April 20)

The Evans File
• Attended Redan High School (Decatur, Ga.)
• Nation’s 82nd-best right-handed pitcher by Perfect Game
• Georgia’s fifth-best right-hander and 16th-rated overall prospect
• 2020 Perfect Game Preseason All-America
• 2019 Perfect Game Preseason Underclassmen All-America
• Perfect Game Top 500 National Rank (No. 240)
• 66 strikeouts across 51.1 innings of work as a junior at Redan, notching five wins
• Five wins and 37 strikeouts as a sophomore
• Principal’s list honoree as a senior
• Three brothers, Diondre, Matthew and Mason, and two sisters, Carmen and Madison
• Son of Christpher Evans and Sharleen Morgan
• Enjoys playing video games, watching football and golfing
• Full name is Donye Christopher Evans