Louisiana Tech senior outfielder Bre'shon Kimbell has earned Hitter of the Week honors by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association, announced by the organization Monday.
This week's edition of Inside Tech Baseball with head coach Greg Goff has been pushed back to 6 p.m. Tuesday night and will air live from Beau Vines Steakhouse in Ruston.
For the first time in almost two years to the date, Louisiana Tech closed out a weekend with a 2-1 series victory over a conference opponent as the Bulldogs defeated UTSA, 3-1, Sunday afternoon at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park.
Louisiana Tech and UTSA combined for 23 runs on 28 hits Saturday afternoon, but it was Jacob Derouen's two-run double off the left field wall in the eighth inning that completed the comeback and gave the Bulldogs a 12-11 victory.
As Louisiana Tech head coach Greg Goff has preached all season, one pitch was the difference in the game Friday as the Bulldogs fell to UTSA, 2-0, after Kevin Markham hit a two-run home run in the sixth to give the Roadrunners the victory and a 1-0 lead in the series.
Louisiana Tech is looking to build off back-to-back wins and its recent success at home when the Bulldogs host UTSA in a three-game league series this weekend beginning at 6 p.m. Friday at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park in Ruston.
Louisiana Tech used a seven-run sixth inning to break a tied ball game as the Bulldogs ran away with an 11-3 victory over Stephen F. Austin Wednesday night at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park.
Tuesday's midweek baseball game between Louisiana Tech and Stephen F. Austin has been postponed due to inclement weather and will now be played at 6 p.m. Wednesday in Ruston.