Longest game of the season for Green Wave ends in 3-2 defeat
First time the Green Wave have defeated the Ragin' Cajuns on the road since 2001
Greenies drop game three of the series, 2-0, despite first career complete game from Napoli
Rizzotti and Gibaut hold Southern Miss to four hits while Greenies collect 11 hits at the plate
Boudreaux notches three RBIs on two hits
2012 (Sophomore): HITTING: Appeared in 38 games with 30 starts...collected 24 starts as designated hitter, three in left field, two in center field and one in right field...drove in the game winning run four times; twice against Indiana (2/25-26), versus Southern Miss (5/4) and against Marshall (5/18)...boasted 12 multi-hit and five multi-RBI games...became first player to hit a home run and collect the win on the mound since 2005 (M. Owings) when he accomplished the team versus Siena (2/18)...reached base in 23 of 38 games played...doubled, tripled and drive in an RBI in the season opener versus Siena (2/17)...homered in the second game against the Saints (2/18)...had two hits, a run scored and a walk against Siena (2/19)...had an RBI in each game of a three-game set versus Indiana (2/24-26) with five hits and a runs scored...singled, walked and drove in an RBI in the series opener versus Alabama (3/2)...doubled and scored a run versus Louisiana-Monroe (3/13)...drove in a pair of RBIs against UMBC (2/24)...had three hits, two runs scored and two RBIs in the series finale with UMBC (3/25)...posted a two-RBI double in a pinch hit appearances versus Alcorn State (4/11)...posted an RBI at UAB (4/13)...singled, homered, scored twice and plated three RBIs against Southern Miss (5/4) in the series opener...doubled twice versus Louisiana-Lafayette (5/8)...had two hits - including two doubles - with three RBI and a run scored in three starts at Houston (5/11-13)...chipped in three hits, two runs scored and an RBI in the middle game of a series versus Marshall (5/18)...had two hits, scored a run and plated an RBI versus East Carolina (5/23) at the Conference USA Tournament. PITCHING: Made 15 appearances out of the bullpen...picked up five victories on the season; against Siena (2/18), versus Indiana (2/26), against Alabama (3/2), against Brown (3/18) and versus Southern Miss (5/6)...collected on save; at Houston (5/12)...ranked second on the squad in saves (1)...was third on the team in wins (5) and games finished (7)...sat fourth on the team in appearances (15)...allowed one or fewer runs in 13 of 15 appearances...didn't walk a batter in 11 appearances...threw one and two-thirds innings with one hits allowed and two strikeouts to collect the win versus Siena (2/18)...threw three and one-thirds scoreless innings with three hits allowed and two strikeouts versus Indiana (2/26) to pick up the win...grabbed a win with one run allowed over three innings of work against Alabama (3/2)...allowed a run in one and one-thirds innings versus #13 LSU (3/6)...struck out three batters and allowed one run in two and one-thirds innings at Wichita State (3/11) in the series finale...collected the win with four and two-thirds innings of relief and allowed three runs and struck out one against Brown (3/18)...threw a scoreless inning at Southeastern Louisiana (3/27)...fanned two and allowed a run in an inning of work against Alcorn State (4/11)...tossed two scoreless innings against Northwestern State (4/24)...had a perfect inning at #4 LSU (5/1)...struck out one and allowed a hit in one and one-thirds innings versus Southern Miss (5/6)...collected his first career save with a scoreless inning and a strikeout at Houston (5/12)...allowed an unearned run in one and one-third innings against UAB (5/25) at the Conference USA Tournament.
2011 (Freshman): Appeared in five games with three starts in the field and 17 games on the mound, all relief appearnces...reached base via walk against Wichita State (3/13) at the plate...collected wins on the mound at UCF (4/9) and against Utah (4/22)...posted a save versus Memphis (5/8)...ranked second on the team in saves (1)... registered seven scoreless outings...struck out a batter in ten of his 17 appearances...worked a scoreless inning at Southeastern Louisiana (2/22) in his first collegiate appearance...allowed two runs - one earned - in two innings of work with a strikeout against Southeastern Louisiana (3/15)...tossed three scoreless innings against New Orleans (3/20) with a strikeout...appeared in two games at Southern Miss (3/25 &3/27)...threw one and two-thirds innings of scoreless baseball versus FIU (3/30)...limited Houston (4/2) to just one hit in three and one-thirds innings with two strikeouts...allowed one run in two and one-thirds of an inning of work against LSU (4/5)...sturck out three and allowed one run in two and one-thirds innings of work at UCF (4/9) to collect the win...made two appearances at Rice (4/15 & 4/17)...tossed two scoreless frames against Utah (4/22) with a strikeout to earn the win...fanned three in three shutout innings against Memphis (5/8) to earn a save...allowed one run during an inning of work at Marshall (5/13)...struck out two batters in one and two-thirds of an inning of work against Houston (5/27) at the Conference USA Tournament.
About Andrew Garner
Prep: Lettered three seasons for head coach Bobby Williams at Brazoswood High School...was selected as team captain during his senior season...earned First Team All-District 24-5A as a junior and was named Second Team All-District 24-5A as a senior...earned First Team All-City honors as a sophomore, junior and senior...helped the Buccaneers to the Texas State Final Four twice, finishing third as a sophomore and fourth as a senior...led the team in home runs during his junior season...also lettered once in basketball and was selected as team captain...played summer baseball for the Columbia Angels.
Personal: Born Andrew Robert Garner on January 6, 1992...the son of Mark and Connie Garner...has one brother, Colin, and one sister, Madison.