2009: Hit .291 with four home runs and 21 RBI in 46 games, including 37 starts ... had a pair of hits in each of the first two games of the season against Mississippi Valley State and Louisiana-Monroe (2/21) ... hit first two homers of his career at Northwestern State, driving in three runs (3/15) ... sixth on team with 12 multi-hit games ... had first three-hit game of the year by going 3-for-5 with an RBI at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (4/9) ... was 2-for-4 with a three-run homer against UTSA (4/3) ... hit two-run shot at Southeastern La. (5/9) ... had a hit in seven of final nine games played on the year.
2008: Took a redshirt while recovering from wrist injury.
2007: Saw action in 53 games on the year, getting starts in 40 games ... was third on the team with 26 walks ... worked a .400 on-base percetage, third-best on the team ... went 3-for-4 with a pair of RBI against UT-Arlington (5/11) ... had a season-high three RBI four times ... had nine multi-hit games ... went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles against Northwestern State (4/6) ... went 3-for-5 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored against UT-Pan American (3/3).
High School: A three-year letterwinner for Chris Wylie at mansfield Summit ... hit .365 for his career and was named All-District 4-5A his junior and senior seasons ... in a single game, went 4-for-4 with a grand slam, two doubles and a single for eight RBI ... holds the records for career batting average, hits, home runs, RBI and slugging percentage.
Personal: Son of of Daniel and Michelle Long ... major undecided.