Honors & Awards
• Three Letters (2012, 2013, 2014)
• Big Ten Sportsmanship Award (2014)
• Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2013)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2012, 2013, 2014)
• Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2011, 2012, 2013; Spring 2012, 2013, 2014)
2014: Ty Kildow played in 37 games in 2014, includuding 17 starts • Hit .270 on the year with 17 hits, 13 runs and five stolen bases in eight tries • Pinch ran against Binghamton in the top of the ninth on May 31 at the NCAA Tournament and scored the game tying run in an 8-6 comeback win for the Huskers • Pinch ran against Penn State on May 3, stole his fifth base and scored his 12th run of the season • Delivered first career extra-base hit with a double in a 6-4 series-opening win at Michigan on April 25 • Walked twice in a game for the first time in his career in a 17-6 win over Omaha on April 16 • Went 1-for-3 and stole his fifth base of the season in a 5-2 win at Minnesota on April 11 • Drew a two-out walk in the bottom of the ninth and later scored the game-winning run on a walk-off single Michael Pritchard in a 4-3 win over Ohio State on April 5 • Was 2-for-4 with a two-out RBI in 5-3 win over UNLV on March 30 • Came off the bench to go 1-for-1 with a RBI and a run scored at Kansas State on March 26 • Was 1-for-3 and laid down a sacrifice bunt in a 5-1 win at Iowa on March 22, also picked up an outfield assist in the sixth when he threw out Dan Potempa at second when he tried to stretch a single into a double • Went 2-for-4 with a RBI and his first stolen base of the year in the first game of a doubleheader sweep of No. 25 UC Irvine on March 15 • Made his first start of the season against No. 2 Oregon State on Feb. 15 • Produced his second career multi-hit game and notched his first career RBI against the Beavers.
2013: Kildow saw action in 16 games, including four starts, during his junior year • Tied Austin Darby for fourth on the team in steal with six, while only playing in just over a quarter of the NU's game in 2013 • Entered the game as a pinch runner and scored the game-tying run in the ninth inning on three different occasions for the Huskers • Pinch ran in the top of the ninth against Ohio State on May 23 at the Big Ten Tournament • Stole second base and scored on a two-out single by Bryan Peters to tie the game, 2-2, but the Buckeyes won in the bottom of the ninth on a bases-loaded walk • Started at Minnesota on May 12, went 1-for-3 and stole a base • Pinch ran in the bottom of the ninth against Ohio State on April 13 following a one-out single by Michael Pritchard with the Huskers trailing, 5-4 • Stole second, moved to third on a throwing error and scored the game-tying run on a two-out single by Austin Darby • Buckeyes went on to win the game, 6-5, in 11 innings • Pinch ran for Blake Headley in the bottom of the ninth on March 29 with the Huskers trailing 9-8 with two outs • Stole second and scored the game-tying run on a two-out single by Tanner Lubach • Huskers went on to win the over five-hour game, 10-9, in 16 innings • Made his first start of the season at USC on Feb. 17, went 0-for-3 at the plate.
2012: Kildow played in 23 games, including five starts, in his first season with the Nebraska baseball team • Was used often as a pinch runner late in games due to his speed on the basepaths • Scored eight runs on the year and was a perfect 2-for-2 in stealing bases • Went 1-for-1 at the plate against Creighton on May 15 • Pinch ran in the bottom of the ninth against Iowa on April 8 and scored the game-tying run on a triple by Pat Kelly, before Kelly then scored the game winning run on a single by Kale Kiser • Produced a career-high two hits and scored a run against Louisiana Tech on March 16 • Stole his first career base against Gonzaga on Feb. 19 in Peoria, Ariz. •
2011: Kildow was not a member of the baseball team • Was a reserve at receiver on the football team, but did not appear in a game.
2010: Kildow was not a member of the baseball team • Redshirted during the 2009 football season.
Before Nebraska:Kildow came to Nebraska after a standout baseball and football career at Millard South High School •Was a three-time first-team Super-State pick as an outfielder • Hit over .400 each of his final three season, including a .447 average as a junior • Stole 29 bases as a senior and hit .431 • Led Millard South to a third-place finish in the Class A state baseball tournament as a senior after missing his senior football season due to a knee injury • As a junior on the football field, Kildow was a Super-State selection by the Lincoln Journal Star and a first-team All-Nebraska pick by the Omaha World-Herald, while also being named the honorary captain of the World-Herald's Class A all-state offense • He caught 44 passes for nearly 1,000 yards and 10 touchdowns and also had two kickoff return touchdowns and three interceptions.
Personal: Born on Aug. 15, 1990 • Parents are Jack and Shelly Kildow • Major is biological sciences.