LMU posted a 21-3 victory over top-seeded San Diego on Thursday at the WCC Championship Tournament.
David Fletcher was named first team All-WCC for the second straight year.
Tied at seven after nine innings, LMU scored five runs in the top of the 10th to earn the victory and a ticket to the WCC Championship Tournament next weekend.
Chris Barnett hit his first career homer, a grand slam, in the eighth inning of a 5-1 victory.
LMU congratulates 70 student-athletes who graduated on Saturday.
LMU will begin the 2016 season at #11 TCU on Friday night.
LMU Sports Network highlights of LMU's 21-3 win over San Diego in the first game of the 2015 WCC Baseball Championships from Stockton, Calif.
Sixth-year head coach Jason Gill previews the 2014 LMU baseball season.
BASE | LMU 5, #26 Oklahoma State 2
2013 Baseball Season Preview with head coach Jason Gill.
2015 WCC Baseball Championship - Championship Game vs. Pepperdine
2015 WCC Baseball Championship - Game 2 vs. Pepperdine
2015 WCC Baseball Championship - Game 1 vs. USD
10th annual Iggy Awards for Los Angeles Airport Marriott on Apr. 30, 2015.
Final game of three-game WCC series at Page Stadium
David Edwards is a 2015 graduate...
2015... hit .316 while playing in 51 games and starting 49... scored 31 times while driving in 29 more with 6 home runs and 15 doubles... slugged .492 with an on base percentage of .390... set career highs in nearly every single offensive category...
2014... hit .240 while playing in 52 of LMU's 56 games, including starting 51... collected 25 runs scored, nine doubles, a triple and two homers to the tune of 25 RBI... two homers were second on the team in that category... slugged .337 and reached at a .354 clip, highlighted by a team-high 27 walks and six hit-by-pitches... a stolen-base threat, finished 12-for-14 in that department, the third-most stolen bases for the year... hit in eight straight games from April 6-18 (.393 | 5 R | 8 RBI | 3 2B | 3B | 2 HR | 2 SB)... went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a stolen base on February 15 vs. Utah Valley... went 2-for-4 with first homer of the year, a double and two RBI against LBSU on 4/8... 2-for-4 with season-high three RBI against Saint Mary's on April 12... swiped a pair of bases against Gonzaga on May 23 at the WCC Championship Tournament... amassed nine multi-hit games and six multi-RBI efforts... posted 12 RBI, five doubles and 13 runs scored in WCC play... registered eight two-out RBI, second-most on the team in that category...
2013... honorable mention All-WCC selection... started 46 games as a sophomore... batted .256 with 23 runs scored, seven doubles, two triples, a homer and 26 RBI on the year... 23 runs scored were fourth-highest on the team... swiped 16 bases in 21 attempts... hit .284 with six extra base hits, 14 RBI, 12 runs scored and a .383 on base percentage in WCC play... matched an LMU program record with four walks against UC Riverside on 4/9... went 2-for-2 and reached in all six plate appearances against the Highlanders... blasted first career home run against BYU on 5/4... scored three times and stole a career-best two bases vs. Bradley (3/3)... 2-for-3 with two RBI at #26 Oklahoma State (3/10)... also notched two RBI with a triple against the Cowboys on 3/10... two runs scored and two stolen bases at Pepperdine on 3/15... swiped a pair of bases against #23 San Diego on 4/7... 2-for-4 with a triple and a walk against Santa Clara on 5/19... hit .283 when leading off an inning...
2012... batted .203 over 27 games played and 19 starts... collected seven runs scored, two doubles and two RBI... also drew seven walks and stole one base... hit .321 (9-for-28) with runners on base and .313 with runners in scoring position... scored first collegiate run on February 25 vs. Cal Poly... first three hits of career came vs. Indiana on March 16, going 3-for-5 with a RBI... went 2-for-3 with two runs scored, a pair of doubles and one RBI on March 30 vs. Saint Mary's... notched first four-hit game of his career against San Francisco on April 14, going 4-for-5 with a run scored...
A 2011 graduate of Foothill High School in Santa Ana, Calif... two-year varsity letterwinner for Head Coach Gary Fishel... garnered All-League as a senior... batted .408 with 35 runs scored, 13 doubles, two triples, three home runs and 29 RBI as a senior... stole 13 bases in his final campaign... named Team MVP and awarded Coaches Award as a senior... also played football in high school...
David Wayne Edwards was born January 22, 1993 in Orange, Calif... son of Kristi and Dave Edwards... father played baseball at Oregon State University... has one sister, Jaquilyn, and one brother, Jay... chose LMU because of the outstanding academics offered and to be a part of the collegiate baseball team... chose LMU over Chapman, Stanford, Holy Cross, Bucknell, Washington, and USF... a business major.
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