PRIOR TO LSU
Received 2018 All-America recognition from Perfect Game ... Posted an 11-2 record in 2018 at Fredericksburg HS with a 1.82 ERA and 99 strikeouts ... also batted .374 with three homers ... Selected in 2018 for the Texas High School Coaches Association All-Star Game ... Named 2018 district MVP and was a three-year first-team all-district pitcher ... Earned all-state honors as an outfielder in 2017.
Associate Head Coach/Pitching Coach Alan Dunn on Riggs Threadgill:
"Riggs is a well-built power pitcher that uses his strong lower half to generate a low-to-mid-90s fastball. He works on a good downhill plane and will get a lot of swing-and-misses in the strike zone. The continued development of his secondary pitches will allow him to excel as either a starting pitcher or potentially into a potential bullpen arm that can close games out."