Prior to ETSU
Transfer from Columbia State Community College in Columbia, Tenn. ... Pitched for head coach Mike Corn ... While there, helped contribute to a NJCCA runner up finish in District 8 ... Played high school ball at Dobyns-Bennett High School, joining four other D-B alums on the Buccaneer roster.

Personal
Born June 14, 1998 ... From Kingsport, Tenn. … Majoring in physical education ... Son of Douglas Linton … As a player, Carter's father, Doug,  spent 18 years in the pros, including eight years with the Blue Jays orgainzation and short stints with the Angels, Mets, Royals, Twins, Orioles, Rockies and Braves ... Doug now works for the Colorado Rockies organization, where he is in his 12th year working in player development as a pitching coordinator.