Courtney Hawkins

Position: OF Birthday: November 12, 1993
Hometown: Corpus Christi, TX     Country: United States
Bats/Throws: R/R Height: 6-3
Weight: 245 lbs
  • 2018 will be Hawkins' first season with the Skeeters, first in the Atlantic League and seventh in professional baseball 
  • Hawkins began the 2018 season with Double-A Birmingham (Chicago White Sox), appearing in nine games, and has spent his entire professional career with the White Sox organization 
  • Spent the bulk of the 2017 season with Double-A Birmingham, also making stops at the Single-A and Class-A Advanced levels, and hit a combined .205 with 12 home runs and 33 RBIs
  • Best MiLB season came in 2014 with Class-A Advanced Winston-Salem, hitting .249 with 19 home runs (matched career high), 84 RBIs (career high), 11 stolen bases (matched career high) and a .331 on-base percentage (career high), while playing in a career-high 122 games 
  • Drafted by the White Sox with the 13th overall pick of the 2012 MLB Draft out of Mary Carroll High School (Corpus Christi, Texas) 
  • Was committed to Texas before signing with the White Sox 
  • Rated as the No. 1 prospect in the White Sox system by Baseball America prior to the 2013 season
  • Hawkins' brother, Tim, was a member of the Texas State football team (2009-12) and played wide receiver, quarterback and running back