Gull Lake HS
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5-11 / 211
Game is first of two meetings between regional rivals this season
Cowboy third baseman slugged three home runs in K-State series
Fish and Saxon provide RBIs in eighth inning of comeback win
Rea homers twice, Hursh gets fourth win of season
Three-game series opens Friday at 7 p.m.
Highlights from Game 1 of the 2012 Bedlam Baseball Series, where Oklahoma State extended its winning streak to nine games and shut out Oklahoma for the first time in six years with a 3-0 victory over the Sooners at ONEOK Field in Tulsa. Andrew Heaney continued his dominance on the mound, tossing his third shutout of the season to help the 25th-ranked Cowboys improve to 27-17 overall and 12-7 in Big 12 Conference play. OSU's winning streak is its longest since the Pokes won 12 in a row during the 2008 season.
Zach Fish delivers a grand slam to put the Cowboys up 4-1 during their win over Dallas Baptist.
2013: Earned All-Big 12 First Team honors as an outfielder ... started 59 games ... led OSU with 11 multi-RBI games and was third with 19 multi-hit efforts ... 13-game hitting streak was the second longest by a Cowboy on the season ... led OSU in home runs (7) and slugging percentage (.451) and ranked second in RBIs (41) and doubles (17) ... set a career high with three hits in a game eight times ... led Cowboys with 21 two-out RBIs ... hit .338 with runners in scoring position ... had a career-best four RBIs twice -- at New Mexico (2/16) and vs. UC Davis (3/2) ... was named the Big 12 Player of the Week on March 19 after leading OSU to a 5-0 week against Pacific and Iona ... he hit safely in each of those games and turned in a .600 batting average (12-for-20) with a team-leading eight RBIs ... he also tallied 20 total bases and a 1.000 slugging percentage ... had an RBI walk-off double in the 12th inning against Wichita State (4/23).
2012: Played in 42 games, starting 41 of those ... had Cowboys' longest hit streak of season, which reached 14 games ... recorded 10 multi-hit and five multi-RBI efforts ... first-career hit was a grand slam against Dallas Baptist (2/21) ... four RBIs in the contest was a season high ... had a career-high three hits in four at bats in game one of doubleheader vs. Texas (4/14).
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered final two prep seasons at Gull Lake High School in Kalamazoo, Mich. ... was a letterwinner at Central HS in Kalamazoo as a freshman and sophomore ... hit .438 with 47 home runs in his career ... batted .561 with 24 home runs and 82 RBIs his senior year at GHS ... his 24 homers set a state record ... named a Rawlings All-American, Baseball America All-American and MaxPreps All-American ... earned all-state honors his junior and senior seasons ... was a three-time team MVP ... helped lead his team to two league championships and a regional championship in 2011 ... drafted by the Texas Rangers in the 24th round ... also recruited by Michigan, Clemson, Vanderbilt, Louisville, Washington, Washington State, Florida-Gulf Coast and Georgia Tech.
PERSONAL: Majoring in applied sociology ... born Nov. 5, 1992 ... son of Duane and Michelle Fish ... has one brother, Matt ... favorite athlete is Derek Jeter ... favorite movie is The Sandlot ... favorite baseball moment was winning the Connie Mack World Series.