Left fielder Chase Scott also homered in the fifth, a two-run shot
Tulane scored four times in the first inning and limited Southern Miss to two hits
Game time is set for 6:30 p.m.
The game starts a five-game road swing for the Golden Eagles
Earned second-team All-Conference USA honors….Played in 52 games, including 51 starts (all at 1B)… Led team in home runs and extra base hits (nine home runs, 11 doubles), though, oddly, never had more than one extra-base hit in a game…Top returning Golden Eagle in batting average ( .313), runs scored (38), RBIs (32), hits (60, tied with Dylan Burdeaux) and doubles (11, tied with Taylor Braley)…Logged 20 multi-hit games, including four, three-hit efforts; 14, two-hit efforts…Homered in a three-game stretch _ second game of doubleheader against Florida Atlantic (4/17), Florida Atlantic (4/18), Louisiana-Monroe (4/21) _ and had four in five -game stretch, adding another at Texas-San Antonio (4/25)…Had all three of three-RBI games in six-game stretch vs. UTSA (4/26) and Marshall (5/1, 5/3)…Scored three runs at UTSA (4/26).
Played in 57 games, making 57 starts (33 at 1B, 24 at 3B)...Batted .256 eight doubles, a home run and 28 RBI...Had 11 multi-hit games (seven 2-hit, four 3-hit) and six multi-RBI contests (3 two-RBI, 2 three-RBI and 1 four-RBI)...Hit .323 (20x62) in 18 games in April with two doubles and 12 RBI and posted a season-high 10 game hitting streak (4/1-15) during that span...Had back-to-back three-hit games at UAB (4/12-13), including a pair of doubles and four RBI in the series finale with the Blazers...Drove in three runs against Rice (4/27)...Recorded three two-double contests versus Missouri (3/8), ULM (3/18) and UAB (4/13)...Made the Athletic Director's honor roll during the Spring semester.
Played in 52 games as a true freshman and started in 44 contests (32 at first base and 12 at designated hitter) ... Batted .247 with six doubles, a triple and 23 RBI ... Had an 11-game hitting streak during the early portion of the season (2/16-3/8) in which he hit .419 (18-43) with three doubles, a triple and 10 RBI ... Had season-high three hits against Alcorn State (2/24), Troy (3/1) and Houston (5/17) ... Drove in two runs on four separate occasions ... Only committed two errors in 260 fielding chances at first base ... Named to Athletic Director's Honor Roll during the Spring 2013 semester.
Played for coach Frank Torre at Dwyer High School and saw action at first base, third base and catcher ... Was a 2nd team All-Florida region preseason selection by Rawlings/Perfect Game heading into the 2012 season ... Named a Palm Beach Post Large Schools first-team selection as his team captured the district championship ... The Team, which finished 18-9, reached the regional semifinal for only the second time in its history with 1998 being the other time ... Participated in the PalmBeachHighSchoolBaseball.com senior game ... Batted .485 with four home runs and 19 runs batted in through the end of district play ... Participated in the 6th annual Power Showcase international high school home run derby in 2011, serving at the representative from the state of Florida ... Earned all-county honors and all-conference team honors three times ... Led Palm Beach Country in home runs in 2011.
Son of Frank and Diane Lynch ... Majoring in Management ... Born on June 3, 1993.
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