Connor Macalla

SchoolUniversity of Texas, Austin
HometownHouston, TX
Named to the Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll for the 2013 fall semester.
A two-year starter for coach Armando Sedeno at Langham Creek High School in Houston, Texas … two-time all-district member in 2012 and 2013 as well as third team all-state his senior year at second base … also named to the Texas High School Baseball Coaches All-Star Team in 2013 … posted a .384 batting average along with 20 stolen bases and two home runs his senior season … four-year honor roll member … named Academic All-State and made the All-Academic District Team his senior year.
Parents are Doug and Karen Macalla … has two older brothers, John and Clayton … both older brothers have Texas ties as John attended UT from 2010 to 2012, and Clayton graduated from UT in 2012 … says three things he can’t live without are his parents, brothers and calculator … childhood sports hero is Ken Griffey Jr. … favorite movies are Dumb and Dumber and Billy Madison … favorite television show is Pawn Stars … enjoys listening to the Red Hot Chili Peppers … was accepted into the Cockrell School of Engineering and is pursuing a degree in petroleum engineering.