Spartans are eliminated from the Mountain West Tournament with two big innings by UNLV.
Spartans tie for third in the Mountain West with the victory over UNLV.
Connor Konishi, Ruben Ibarra, and Sam Olsson combined to go 7-for-9, R, 2RBI.
Spartans are 9-3 in their last 12 games.
Spartans get first series victory on the road this season.
AT SAN JOSÉ STATE: Completed his first season as a Spartan.
2018: Most appearances and starts by a freshman this season…Versatile player that appeared in 38 games and started 30 (6 LF, 1 CF, 10 RF, 13 DH)…One of three players to see time on the field and on the mound...Three appearances on the bump…Hit primarily out of the eighth spot in the batting order…Batted .248 and scored 15 runs on 27 hits with 12 walks…On-base percentage of .331…Season-high three hits against UNLV (5/4)…10 game reached bases streak…Tied up game against New Mexico (4/29) which the Spartans would later win to sweep the Lobos at home…Scored a season-high two runs at UNLV (5/6). (Game-by-Game Statistics).
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2017 graduate of Helix Charter High School…Team won baseball league title in 2016 & 2017 for under coach Cole Holland…Earned First-Team All-East County.
MORE ON CONNOR: Plans to major in communication studies and minor in education…Parents are Brian and Patti…Has sibling named Taylor…Played club Baseball for the San Diego Show under coach Austin Rauch.