Golden Eagles win fifth C-USA series to start league play.
Tuesday, March 25 | 6:30 p.m. CT | Pearl, Miss. | Trustmark Park (5,500)
The Crimson Tide win the season series with the 7-4 victory.
The Golden Eagles erased a 1-0 deficit as they sent 11 batters to the plate in the decisive inning.
It was the first three-game sweep for the Golden Eagles this season.
Participated in 28 games and started in 12 (11 in leftfield, 1 in rightfield) ... Batted .250 with a double and 10 RBI ... Collected a pair of two-hit games ... First of those came in initial start of the year against Missouri (2/17) in which he tallied a pair of singles and drove in two runs ... Also collected two singles at East Carolina (5/5)...Drove in two runs against Eastern Illinois (2/22) ... Collected pinch hits in three consecutive appearances, including a go-ahead RBI single in the ninth against Ole Miss (4/16) in Pearl to lift the Eagles to a 2-1 victory ... Notched a RBI, single late at Memphis (4/19), driving in an insurance run in a victory at FedExPark ... Ended the series against the Tigers with a single (4/21) ... Successfully fielded all 18 chances ... Earned Athletic Director's Honor Roll for the Fall 2013 semester ... Made the Dean's List during the Spring 2013 semester
Appeared in 16 games and started in five (three at designated hitter, one in leftfield and one in rightfield) ... Drove in four runs including first RBI in a pinch-hit assignment with a single against Troy (2/26) ... Added another RBI on a pinch hit single against LSU (4/11) in Metairie ... finished 2-for-5 in a pinch hitting role during the year ... Drew a pair of walks against Tulane (5/4) ... Named to Athletic Director's Honor Roll during spring semester ... A member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
Redshirted ... Earned Conference USA Commissioner's List accolade
An all-state outfielder who hit .545 with 28 RBI in 25 games at Ackerman High School ... Recorded a .629 on base percentage and a .857 slugging percentage as a senior ... Selected to play in the annual Mississippi Crossroads All-Star game ... Team won 2009 2A state championship ... Was a four-year all-district performer ... Won the team's highest batting average award and also it Cy Young Award for top pitcher during his time there ... Played in the State Games of Mississippi twice, earning Co-Gold Medal honors in 2008
Son of John and Jill Farr...Majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies ... Born on Nov. 12, 1991.
At Bats: 4, vs. Murray State (3/16/12)
Hits: 1, four times (last at Marshall, 4/29/12)
RBI: 1, four times (last at Marshall, 4/29/12)