The series begins at 5 p.m. CT Friday at Robert and Mariam Hayes Stadium in Charlotte
The Bulldogs scored eight unanswered runs to clinch a win over the Tigers
First pitch is scheduled for 6 p.m. at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park in Ruston
Mason Paxton doubled in the ninth of Game 2 and scored the winning run on a wild pitch to help Tech tie the series 1-1
The Owls scored six runs in the first inning to help complete the series sweep
LA Tech vs. McNeese State (DH) 3/5/14 J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park
2014: Appeared in 27 games and started seven as a freshman middle infielder for the Bulldogs ... Posted a .250 batting average with eight hits in 32 at bats ... Totaled 10 runs scored, a double, three RBI and six walks ... Successfully stole two bases in as many attempts and had two sacrifice hits on the season ... Made his first collegiate appearance on Feb. 14 versus Southeastern, while making his first career start on Feb. 23 against Tulane ... His 2-for-5 effort with two RBI and two runs helped lead the Bulldogs to a win over C-USA foe Marshall on May 4 in Charleston, W.Va.
High School: Prepped at Kickapoo High School in Springfield as a three-year letterwinner in baseball ... Named first team all-conference in back-to-back seasons in 2012-13 ... Helped lead his team to a National Championship title in the Premier League in 2013 ... Played for coaches Jason Howser and Jason Sweet ... Considered Oral Roberts and UALR before signing with Louisiana Tech.
Personal: Full name is Chandler Preston Hall ... Son of Bob and Stacia Hall ... Has one sister, Morganne (21) ... Is second cousins with MLB Hall-of-Fame star Johnny Bench ... Born Feb. 27, 1995 in Springfield, Mo.