11 | SO | INF | R/R | 5-10/160
Lakon Wilson enters his second season as a member of the Jackson State Baseball team.
Wilson played in 26 games with 21 starts during the 2016 season. He maintained a .269 batting average with 78 at-bats, 18 runs, 21 hits (four doubles and three homeruns) for 18 RBIs, 34 total bases and a .436 slugging percentage. At the plate, Wilson was issued eight walks and one hit-by-pitch of a .341 on-base percentage. He also stole three bases on three attempts. On the field, Wilson was credited with 21 putouts and 36 assists for a .864 fielding percentage.
On the team, Wilson ranked eighth in homeruns, third in sac bunts, sixth in games as sub, fourth in assists, and sixth in fielding double plays.
Wilson attended Oak Grove High School where he was a member of the Warriors baseball and football team. He was also a member of the 2014 State Championship team.
Wilson is the eldest child of Armond and Teresa Wilson. He has a younger sister Maci.