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Height: 5' 9" Weight: 180 lbs
College Experience: Louisiana State University, Shreveport
Resides: Orange, Texas
Payton Robertson plays his second professional season and second with the ThunderBolts in 2022. He signed as a free agent on July 21, 2021 after finishing his college career at LSU Shreveport. He provided a spark to the Bolts offense in '21, appearing in 48 games and collecting 18 extra-base hits and 20 stolen bases to go along with his .269 batting average.
He was named Honorable Mention All-American for his senior campaign there, hitting .415 with a .512 on-base percentage, eight home runs and 61 RBIs. He stole 45 bases and finished his career with 108 of them in three years, second in school history. Payton was a Second Team All-American as a junior in 2019, when he hit .387 and stole 37 bases. He was a .391 batter overall in his three seasons.Prior to LSU Shreveport, he spent two years at Lamar University, where he appeared in 49 games and hit .143 overall. Robertson attended West Orange-Stark High School in West Orange, Texas.