Skyler Blaine Ewing. Born: August 22, 1992, in Arlington, Texas. Parents: William and Doreen Ewing of Arlington (one brother, one sister). Said he wanted to go to Rice since he was 10 years old when he "attended the College World Series in 2003." Member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Versatile catcher/first baseman and pitcher who was named the 2011 District 4-5A Utility Player of the Year on a vote of the league head coaches... Three-year varsity starter and all-district honoree for head coach David Nix, the 4-5A coach of the year in 2011... Helped lead the Colts to the district championship as a senior and to the Region I quarterfinals of the state tournament... Batted .443 with 13 home runs and 46 RBI in the team's 40 games in 2011.