The series concludes at 1 p.m. tomorrow with Richie Navari scheduled to pitch for the `Dogs
Kimbell's 11th-inning walk-off home run gave LA Tech a 6-4 win in Game 1
Trojans scored 9 runs in the seventh off seven walks
2014: Made four appearances on the mound as freshman right-hander for the Bulldogs ... Pitched a 4.0 innings and posted a 4.50 earned run average on the season ... Allowed three hits, two runs, two earned runs, three walks, while striking out one batter he faced ... Held opposing hitters to a .200 batting average with one double and he hit two batters this season ... Made his first collegiate appearance on the mound on Feb. 15 versus Southeastern Louisiana, as he pitched 1.1 innings and did not allow a hit or a run ... Pitched a season-high 2.0 innings on March 5 versus McNeese State where he held the Cowboys scoreless on two hits.
High School: Prepped at Tomball High School in Tomball, Texas where he lettered as a two-sport athlete in baseball and football ... Helped lead his team to the 2012 State Regional Semifinals in baseball and followed that up with a State Title in baseball in 2013 ... Was a member of a Tomball team ranked third in the nation ... Played for coaches Doug Rush, Rick Lynch and Tommy Kaiser ... Member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Choir and Tech Theater ... Considered Texas A&M, UTSA, Cisco Junior College, Baylor and TCU before signing with Louisiana Tech.
Personal: Full name is Joshua David Horton ... Son of Kevin and Melissa Horton ... Has one sister, Bethany (16) ... Father played collegiate baseball and football at New Mexico State ... Born Aug. 10, 1994 in Houston, Texas.