Lynch earned this accolade at first base for a stellar senior season.
It is the second year in a row that the Yankees have selected a Golden Eagle.
Southern Miss (40-18) earned a NCAA Regional spot for the first time in five years.
NCAA Regional USM vs USA - Game 2
NCAA Regional USM vs Fla State
NCAA Regional USM vs USA
Baseball vs Marshall Game 12
Baseball vs Marshall
Played for Coach Tom Carty at Division II Georgia College in Milledgeville, Ga….In three years, hit .335 with .438 on-base percentage…Collected 205 hits, including 41 doubles,12 triples and 29 home runs…Finished with 159 RBIs, scored 159 runs and 30 stolen bases …2015 (r-Jr.): Hit .380 with 55 RBIs and 61 runs scored…Had 17 doubles, six triples and 14 home runs, while swiping 12 bases in 13 tries…Helped Bobcats to second Peach Belt Conference Baseball Tournament title in three years…2014 (r-So.): Hit .365 with 12 doubles, four triples and six home runs…Had 59 RBIs, 59 runs scored and 12 stolen bases…2013 (r-Fr.): Burst onto the D-II scene in big way, hitting .311 with a .409 on-base percentage … Finished with 45 RBIs and 39 runs scored…Hit 12 doubles, two triples and nine home runs…2012 (Fr.): Redshirted.
Played for Coach Chris Wilkins at Evans (Ga.) Greenbrier High School ...As senior, named team’s best defensive player on team that went 21-10…Two-time All-County selection; named All-Region 2 AAAA by MaxPreps.com.
Son of John and Daisy Sandlin…Majoring in Sports Management…Born Sept. 5, 1992.