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Gulf Coast Community College (2012): Played one year under coach Mike Kandler after transferring from NC State ... Batted .337 (59-for 175) with 10 home runs, 38 RBI, four doubles, seven triples, scored 39 runs and drew 18 walks on his way to first-team all-conference honors ... Helped GCC to a third place conference finish with a 32-16 overall and 10-9 league record ... Belted two home runs and drove in a career-best six runs against Chipola College ... Recorded 17 multi-hit and eight multi-RBI games.
NC State (2011): Started 10 of 30 games as a true freshman in the outfield ... Batted .204 (10-for-49) with a home run, four RBI and two doubles ... Smacked first collegiate home run against Penn State in the first game of a doubleheader (Mar. 5) ... Also posted lone multi-hit game against the Nittany Lions on Mar. 4 going 2-for-4 ... 2011 Summer: Played for the Fayetteville SwampDogs in the Coastal Plain League alongside current Pirate Jay Cannon where he batted .231 (28-for-121) with three doubles, one home run, 16 RBI and 15 runs scored ... Swiped 8 of 13 bases ... Started 34 of 43 games sporting a 1.000 fielding percentage in 64 attempts (56 putouts, eight assists).
High School: Four-year starter and five time letterwinner at Smithfield-Selma under coach Mike Joyner ... Under Armour preseason All-American after being selected to play in the Under Armour All America Tournament in Tucson, Ariz., in January 2010 ... Named First-Team 4-A All State as a senior by the N.C. Coaches Association ... Batted .417 (43-for-103) with seven doubles, two triples, eight home runs, 29 RBI and 20 stolen bases in 24 games ... Boasted a .757 slugging percentage and a .474 on-base percentage ... Was ranked as the No. 262 prospect nationally and the eighth top prospect in North Carolina in the class of 2010 by Perfect Game ... Named First-Team Atlantic All-Region by Perfect Game in 2010 ... Earned the Sam Narron Award in 2010 for the Spartans ... Academic All-Conference selection as a senior ... Batted .431 (31-for-72) in 23 games as a junior in 2009 ... Had six doubles, one triple, three home runs and 12 RBIs ... Stole eight bases and scored 25 runs ... Walked 16 times and struck out five ... Had a .539 on-base percentage and a .667 slugging percentage ... A three-time all-conference player (2008-10) in the Greater Neuse River 4-A Conference ... Played travel ball for Andy Partin of the Dirtbags ... Ranked as the fifth-best rising senior in North Carolina by Impact Baseball ... Played for Region 3 at the 2008 and 2009 State Games of North Carolina ... Played for Impact Baseball's 2008 Futures Game ... Named to the Rawlings Top Prospect Team in 2008 and an Underclassmen Honorable Mention All-American by Perfect Game ... 2010 Perfect Game All-Atlantic Region First-Team selection ... Participated in the 2008-09 PG WWBA World Championships (Jupiter, Fla.), 2009 PG National Showcase (Minneapolis, Minn.), 2009 Sunshine East Showcase (Fort Myers, Fla.), 2009 PG WWBA 2010 Grads/17U National Championships (Marietta, Ga.) and the 2007-08 PG WWBA Underclassmen World Championships (Fort Myers, Fla.).
Personal: Full name is Dylan Reed Brown ... Born February 18, 1992 ... Son of Doug and Patricia Brown ... Brother Matt is a pitcher at UNC Pembroke ... Intended major is communications.