The 40-round MLB First-Year Player Draft went three days and concluded on Saturday
(1) Rice 5, (2) Southern Miss 4, F/11
Owls claimed a 5-4 walk-off win over No. 2 seed Southern Miss in the 2013 Conference USA Baseball Championship title game on Sunday afternoon at Reckling Park.
(2) Southern Miss 4, (6) Houston 2
Jake Drehoff limits the Cougars to two hits over five innings.
he Golden Eagles score the game's lone run in the bottom of the ninth.
The Golden Eagles go after the sweep on Sunday after getting two victories over the Tigers.
The Knights collect 14 hits in the contest.
It was the first three-game sweep for the Golden Eagles this season.
Made 15 starts and posted a 6-2 record with a 3.51 earned run average ... Fanned 57 over 95 innings ... Named to the Conference USA All-Freshman team ... Lasted at least 5 2/3 innings in 13 of 15 starts and had 10 quality starts in his initial campaign ... Fanned a season-best eight against both Alcorn State (4/7) and East Carolina (5/12) ... Did not allow a run to Memphis (4/21) over 6 1/3 innings ... Threw a seven-inning complete game victory over Houston (3/24) ... Was the first Golden Eagle freshman to start in his debut since Todd McInnis did it in 2007 ... Ranks second on the team in innings (95.0) as well as strikeouts (57) ... Gave up more than three earned runs just four times ... Defeated Rice (3/31) with a season-best 8 2/3 frames despite not recording a strikeout in the contest ... Won three straight starts from 3/24 to 444/7 which included wins over Houston, Rice and Alcorn State
Redshirted ... Member of the Dean's List during the spring semester ... Prep: Led South Forsyth High School squad to fourth straight playoff appearance during his senior campaign ... Posted a 5-2 record in the toughest 5A region in the state ... Led team in innings pitched and complete games ... Team was the state runners-up his junior campaign and was ranked nationally by USA Today ... Made the all-county and all-region squads
Son of Dean and Michelle Drehoff ... Majoring in Business Administration ... Born June 5, 1992.
Innings Pitched: 8.2 at Rice, 3/31/12
Strikeouts: 8, twice (last vs. East Carolina, 5/12/12
Walks: 4, twice (last vs. Murray State, 3/18/12
Hits: 11 vs. Purdue, 3/3/12
Runs: 6 vs. Purdue, 3/3/12
Earned Runs: 6 vs. Purdue, 3/3/12
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