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Height: 6' 0" Weight: 190 lbs
College Experience: North Greenville University
Resides: Oak Grove, South Carolina
Daniel Kight enters his first season with the ThunderBolts and third as a pro in 2022. He signed with the Bolts as a free agent on February 3, 2022 after spending the previous season in the Frontier League with the Lake Erie Crushers. In 30 appearances out of the Lake Erie bullpen, he posted a 5.03 ERA and saved seven games. Kight got his first taste of pro ball pitching in eight games for the Tully Monsters in Joliet's 2020 City of Champions Cup.
Daniel spent four years pitching collegiately at North Greenville University. Overall, he had a 4-0 record and 3.84 ERA in 63 games pitched there, all in relief. As a senior, he had a team-best 1.16 ERA and struck out 25 batters in 23.1 innings. He attended River Bluff High School in Lexington, South Carolina.