|SLC Tourney Champs|
In his first season as the Lions skipper, Matt Riser guided his team to a 37-23 record and a 18-12 conference record. On their way to the tournament championship the Lions beat Northwestern State 5-3, shutout #1 seed Sam Houston State 1-0, and beat Northwestern State again 7-3 in a semi final game. To close the season out the Lions have won 10 of their last 14 games, capturing three straight conference series wins. SLU will enter next weeks regional on a six game winning streak.
Sophomore pitcher Tate Scioneaux was named the tournament MVP, as he pitched 11 innings of scoreless ball. Catcher Jameson Fisher, OF Andrew Godbold and OF Jacob Seward were named to the All-Tournament team.