The series begins at 6 p.m. Friday at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park
Southern Miss out-scored the Bulldogs, 11-3, over the course of the weekend
Navari pitched eight innings, allowing one run on five hits in the loss
The series begins at 6 p.m. on Friday at Pete Taylor Park in Hattiesburg
The Bulldogs led by six runs after five and a half innings of play
LA Tech vs. McNeese State (DH) 3/5/14 J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park
High School: Wrapped up a decorated high school career with a total of 15 letters and five state championships in a total of four sports ... Earned letters in football (4), track and field (6), baseball (4) and basketball (1) ... Led the Eagles' baseball team to two state championship titles, while also helping the Eagles on the gridiron with two football state championships ... Won one individual track state championship ... Was named all-state MVP in football and track ... Recognized as an all-state athlete in football, baseball and track ... Played under coaches Micah Harper and John Parker ... Member of the National Honor Society and Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... Considered UL-Lafayette, Harding and UL-Monroe before choosing Louisiana Tech.
Personal: Full name is Braden James Bristo ... Son of Daniel and Angie Bristo ... Has one sister, Anna Caroline (14) ... Dad played football at Harding University in the 1980s ... Born Nov. 1, 1994 in West Monroe, La.