Greenies win, 5-4, after playing their second straight extra-inning game
Boudreaux notches three RBIs on two hits
Green Wave dropped the first game against the Colonels this season, 6-5
Middleton goes 4-for-5 at the plate
Greenies use six pitchers in contest
2015 (Redshirt Sophomore): Appeared in 19 games, all in relief…went 3-1 with a 4.80 ERA in 30.0 innings with one save…allowed 24 hits, 17 runs and 16 earned runs while striking out 19 and walking 13…held opponents to a .226 batting average…pitched in two combined shutouts…struck out one in 2.0 innings for a win in relief at Pepperdine (2/14)…notched his first-career save at Southeastern Louisiana (2/18) in a single inning…fanned three at Southern Miss (3/11) in 2.0 innings…picked up the victory in 2.1 innings out of the bullpen against Xavier (3/14), striking out two in a combined shutout…earned the win in 1.0 inning of relief at UC Riverside (3/21)…picked up two strikeouts in 3.1 innings of work against Southeastern Louisiana (4/28)…struck out two in 2.0 innings against USF (5/10)…tossed3.2 innings in relief against East Carolina (5/21) in The American Baseball Championships…fanned three in 3.0 innings against UNC Wilmington (3/31) during the NCAA Baton Rouge Regionals.2014 (Sophomore): Appeared in six games all in relief...went 0-1 with a 2.45 ERA over 7.1 innings of work...allowed five hits, two runs - both earned - while walking four and striking out five...held opponents to a batting average of .217...fanned two in 2.0 innings of work against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (2/16)...allowed one hit in 1.0 inning while striking out one at Louisiana tech (2/23)...pitched an inning of relief in a combined shutout at Nicholls (2/25)...notched a strikeout in an inning of relief against Middle Tennessee (3/23)...held LSU (3/25) hitless across 2.0 innings...picked up the loss in 0.1 inning of work at Marshall (3/28)...earned a medical redshirt after missing the second half of the season with an injury.
2013 (Freshman): Appeared in 11 games, with two starts during the season...posted a 1-1 record with a 3.42 ERA in 26.1 innings...allowed 25 hits, while allowing ten earned runs and issuing 12 walks...fanned nine batters...saw his first collegiate action against Notre Dame (2/22), going 2.1 innings and striking out his first batter...earned his first collegiate start against New Orleans (2/27), going 1.1 inning and striking out one...pitched 4.0 innings of relief against Northwestern State (3/5), fanning a career-high four batters...earned his first career win in 1.2 innings of relief against High Point (3/10)...allowed just one hit over 4.0 innings of work against Southeastern Louisiana (3/13)...fanned one in 2.2 innings against UTSA (3/17)...posted relief appearances against Memphis (3/24), against LSU (3/26) and at Rice (3/29)...got his second start of the year against Nicholls (4/2), going a season-high 4.1 innings with two strikeouts in the losing effort...made his final appearance of the season against ECU (4/13) before an injury kept him out of the remainder of the season.
About Daniel Rankin
Prep: Lettered all once for head coach Chad Payne at Seven Lakes High School and three seasons for head coach Jeff Schroeder at Second Baptist High School...earned the SBHS Cy Young award winner...named an Underclassmen All-American twice by Perfect Game...earned All-District honors during each of the last three seasons...was named to the All-District 19-5A as a senior and was a Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools All-District selection as a sophomore and a junior...helped Second Baptist to a runner-up finish during his freshman and junior seasons at the TAPPS 4A State Championships...played summer ball for KC Houston...claimed the Texas Premier State Championships with KC Houston in 2012 and 2010.
Personal: Born Daniel Boyd Rankin on September 23, 1993...the son of Dan and Darlene Rankin.