Under The Gun: Clay Dilday

Name: Clay Dilday
High School: Western Guilford
Graduation: 2019
Position: INF/RHP
Years with Dirtbags: 1
College Commitment: Uncommitted

How has the High School baseball season gone for you in 2018?     

Great and fun, I have been playing well and hoping we can make a run in the playoffs.

For those that haven’t seen you play, describe your game?  

I hit for contact, locate when I pitch, and make routine plays.

What parts of your game did you work on this past offseason? 

I worked on increasing arm strength, speed/agility, and bat speed.

When did you start playing with the Dirtbags?

My summer of my rising junior year.

What made you choose the Dirtbags?

I was looking to get more exposure, better coaches, and make teammates that become brothers.

When you hear the word Dirtbags, what comes to mind?

I think of someone who is dedicated and gives everything they have on the field.

What’s the biggest lesson you have learned while playing with the Dirtbags? 

I’ve learned to just have fun, make new friends, and always give 100%.

Most memorable game while playing with the Dirtbags?      

Playing under the lights in Georgia at Lakepoint.

What are you looking forward the most about playing with the Dirtbags this summer?  

Learning more about the game and meeting new teammates and coaches.

What are you looking for in a college home?     

I am looking for somewhere I can grow as a player and still have success on the field and academically.

What’s the best advice you can give to future Dirtbags?

Have fun and take advantage of the great people you meet.

Stay tuned for another “Under The Gun” interview coming up on Monday..