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Alex Richard

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Donaldsonville, La.

High School:
Ascension Catholic HS

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 175

Position:
RHP/OF

Experience:
2L

Bats/Throws:
R/R

Alex Richard

2010: Forced to end his baseball career at Tech early due to injury.

2009: Appeared in two games...Recorded three at-bats...His one relief appearance came at Grambling State (2/21)...In two innings pitched, he gave up three hits and one run, while striking out two...Season ended early due to an injury.

2008: Had 26 at-bats...Was 2-for-2 and scored two runs at #11 Baylor (3/5)...Contributed to a 9-3 win by cracking a two-run RBI double vs. Nevada (5/2)...Made 21 appearances on the mound, including one start at San Jose State (4/18)...Did not allow a run in his first 10 innings pitched...Picked up his first save of the season in game one vs. Texas-Arlington (2/26)...Struck out a career-high four batters and picked up his first win of the season vs. Nevada (5/2)...Led team in saves (3) and appearances (22) and finished third in strikeouts (42).

2007: Saw action as a backup catcher and made four pitching appearances out of the bullpen...Got a hit in his first career at-bat against McNeese State.

2006: Redshirt season.

High School: Lettered four years under coach Marshal Crooks for the Ascension Catholic Bulldogs in Donaldsonville, La... Helped lead Bulldogs to state semifinals in his senior season...Named Second Team All-District 7-1A as a catcher his sophomore year...Named First Team All-District 7-1A his junior season as a pitcher...Named District 7-1A MVP...Earned First Team All-District 7-1A honors his senior season...Also lettered two years in golf and as a wide receiver in football...Named Academic All-State senior year in both football and baseball.

Personal: Son of David and Robin Richard...Has one sister, Alisa...Majoring in business administration... Born March 17, 1987.