A very athletic and competitive infielder whose combination of foot speed, quickness, and arm strength allows him to be a very viable option anywhere on the field; a very tough out at the plate as well … also a dual-threat quarterback in high school, he led his team deep into the Texas 5A state playoffs as a junior and senior … the son of Kim Mulkey, the women’s basketball coach at Baylor … hit .310 with one triple, five RBI and 10 runs for the Wareham Gatemen in the 2015 Cade Cod League.
Played in 27 games (12 starts at second base), batting .232 (13-for-56) with one double, one triple, five RBI and 10 runs scored … tripled and scored three runs versus Kentucky (March 29) … 2-for-4 with a double versus Nicholls State (Feb. 18) … collected two hit and two runs versus Boston College (Feb. 21) … drove in two runs, walked three times and scored once versus Southeastern Louisiana (Feb. 26) … 2-for-2 with an RBI and two walks versus Baylor (March 7) at Minute Maid Park in Houston.
Played in 47 games with 30 starts at second base … batted .200 (20-for-100) with six doubles, one homer, 20 RBI, 19 runs and three stolen bases … unloaded first career collegiate home run versus Northwestern State on May 13 … produced a two-run double in LSU win over Tennessee on April 25 ... also launched a two-run double in LSU’s 5-4 win over Arkansas on April 12 … 3-for-5 with a double and two RBI in win over Toledo (Feb. 22) … made a spectacular sliding catch of a fly ball in foul territory vs. Grambling on Feb. 16; the play made the ESPN SportsCenter Top 10 that day.
Prior to LSU
An All-America and All-State infielder at Midway High School in Waco, Texas … batted .425 with five homers in his high school senior season, .438 with six homers as a junior, .473 with seven homers as a sophomore and .365 as a freshman … 2012 and 2011 District MVP … also played quarterback for the football team and point guard for the basketball squad.
Full name is Kramer Reid Robertson … parents are Randy Robertson and Kim Mulkey … father is self-employed, mother is the women’s basketball coach at Baylor … father played quarterback at Louisiana Tech; mother played point guard at Louisiana Tech and was a 1984 Olympic gold medalist in basketball … has one older sister, Makenzie, a former basketball player at Baylor … chose to attend LSU for “the opportunity to win a national championship, develop my skills with a great coaching staff and play in front of the best fans in the country” … majoring in sport administration at LSU … born September 20, 1994 in Ruston, La.
Robertson’s LSU Career Highs
At-Bats: 5 five times; most recently vs. New Orleans (4/7/15)
Hits: 3 vs. Toledo (2/22/14)
Runs Scored: 3 twice; most recently vs. Kentucky (3/29/15)
Doubles: 1 several times; most recently vs. Nicholls State (2/18/15)
Triples: 1 vs. Kentucky (3/29/15)
Home Runs: 1 vs. Northwestern State (5/13/14)
RBI: 2 seven times; most recently vs. Southeastern Louisiana (2/26/15)