Southern Miss dropped an 8-5 decision to Texas Southern in the opening game of the Texas Invitational on Saturday, but used a seven-run fifth inning for a 9-8 come from behind victory over ULM in the night cap.
Southern Miss will play in Sunday's consolation game on Sunday against Appalachian State.
Played in 49 games in rookie season, making 44 starts ... Recorded a .220 batting average, going 28-for-127 with two doubles, a home run, 15 runs scored and seven runs batted in ... Posted four multiple hit games, notching a season-best two hits against Appalachian State, Houston and Memphis (2x) ... Had a season-high two RBI against UTEP, scoring a season-best two runs against Memphis ... Registered a double against UC Davis and East Carolina, while belting first collegiate home run against UTEP ... Recorded first collegiate hit in first college game against Cal State Fullerton.
Four-year letterwinner at Bay High School in Bay St. Louis, Miss. ... Earned All-State honors in 2011 and All-South State in 2010, 2011 and 2012 ... Named to All-District team in 2010, 2011 and 2012 ... Earned the 2011 Max Preps Player of the Year and three-time offensive player of the year at Bay HS ... Participated in the Mississippi Association of Coaches All-Star Softball Senior Games ... Played in the Mississippi Future All-Star Game, Mississippi All-Star Senior Game ... Hit .559 during prep career with a .605 on-base percentage and an .897 slugging percentage ... Had season-highs of 29 RBI, nine doubles, two triples, four homers and 20 stolen bases ... Also saw time in the circle, posting a 1.56 ERA with 102 strikeouts, three shutouts, two no hitters and a pair of perfect games ... Also played volleyball and soccer ... Was named All-District and Defensive Player of the Year in volleyball; while earning All-District accolades and Offensive Player of the Year honors in soccer ... Led Division 4A-8 in assists as a senior on the soccer team ... Played travel ball for Mississippi Motion, Southern Splash, High Voltage and Coastal Choas ... Won travel ball championships at the Germantown Invitational, ASA World Series and ASA State Championship ... Honor student and member of the National Honor Society.
Full name is Lisa Michelle Stringer ... Daughter of Lisa Campbell ... Has a younger brother, Michael Stringer Jr., a younger stepsister, Kristen Parnell, and a younger half-sister Madison McKay ... Brother Michael played soccer at Mississippi College ... Born Dec. 14 in Bay St. Louis, Miss. ... Majoring in exercise science.