Jernigan, Rizzie Each Crush Three-Run Homeruns
Musketeers Are In Four-Team Regional With Vandy, Oregon And Clemson
Elliott Named Tournament's Most Outstanding Player
Campbell Tosses Gem In Relief To Lift Xavier Past Seton Hall
Double-Digit Hits Power XU's Offense, Dropping Magic Number To One
Oregon defeated Xavier in extra innings in the NCAA Nashville Regional.
Photographs from Xavier baseball's 5-0 win over Creighton in the BIG EAST Championship.
Xavier rallied from a three-run deficit to defeat Seton Hall, 5-3, and reach the title game of the BIG EAST Championship.
Pictures from Xavier baseball's 8-2 win over St. John's in the BIG EAST Baseball Championship.
1x College Sports Madness National Player of the Week
2014: Started all 57 games played at shortstop, recording a team-best 41 RBIs to go along with 31 runs scored and team-high-tying six homers ... Hit a three-run bomb in Xavier's game against No. 2-seed Oregon in the Nashville Regional of the NCAA Tournament ... Collected two hits with a run scored to help Xavier defeat Creighton, 5-0, in the title game of the BIG EAST Championship ... Had three hits with four RBIs and two runs scored in Xavier's 16-2 win over Butler ... Named College Sports Madness (CSM) National Player of the Week and CSM BIG EAST Player of the Week following a four-hit, nine-RBI and four-run weekend against Georgia State, which included a grand slam as the first career homerun on Mar. 8 ... Tabbed BIG EAST Player of the Week on Feb. 17 after collecting six hits, two RBIs and five runs scored to help Xavier start the season 3-0 with win over Toledo, Norfolk State and Furman.
2013: Redshirt year.
Prior to Xavier: Three year varsity letter winner for Homestead High School in Fort Wayne, Indiana ... Had a .382 batting average, .472 on-base percentage, and 16 walks his senior year ... Named second team all-conference and first team all-area following senior year ... Was a member of the National Honor Society at Homestead High School ... Presidential Scholarship recipient.
Personal: Business undecided major ... Born November 16, 1993 in Muncie, Indiana ... Son of Frankie Jernigan and Stacey Jernigan ... Father, Frankie, played baseball at the University of Nebraska.