Rizzie Belts Two Homeruns In XU's Offensive Outburst
GoXavier.com Previews This Season's Musketeers
Musketeers Finish Third In Final A-10 Tournament
Elwell Connects On First-Career Homer, Saves Home Run
Paligraf, Eberhardt, Chidemo Finish With Two RBIs Each
Xavier mounted a come-from-behind effort that included a four-run seventh inning and walk-off win on an error in the ninth. The Musketeers earned the series win in the final game of the season.
Two women's conference championships highlight this week's Olympic Sports Preview. Women's golf and women's tennis will compete for league titles.
2014: Played just two games before season-ending surgery.
2013: Played in 49 games with 48 starts at second base ... Hit a career-best .311 on the season, while also registering career-highs in runs (22) and hits (50) ... Had 14 multi-hit games, including three 3-hit performances ... Went 3-for-4 with a triple and four RBIs in Xavier's win at Akron ... Had three RBIs against St. Bonaventure, Saint Louis and Ohio ... Belted second-career homer against St. Bonaventure.
2012: Played in 41 games, earning 36 starts along the way ... Hit .277 on the season with 24 RBI's, 19 runs scored and 18 walks ... Went 2-for-4 at the plate with a double, an RBI and run scored against Pittsburgh ... Had a walk, three hits and three RBIs in five appearances at the plate in Xavier's 11-3 win at Indiana ... Drove in three runs and scored once in a 2-for-3 performance against Charlotte ... Hit only home run of the season against Butler ... Drove in five runs against Rhode Island, including a triple with bases loaded ... Went 2-for-3 at the plate against Saint Joseph's, driving in two runs and scoring twice.
2011: Appeared in 36 games his rookie season, starting 29 ... Stole five bases ... Scored 15 runs for the Musketeers in 2011.
Prior to Xavier: Three-year varsity starter at Elder ... Drove in 20 RBIs and scored 45 runs during his high school career ... First Team All-Ohio and First Team Greater Cincinnati League ... Helped Elder High School reach the Ohio state finals.
Personal: Son of Magreth Gwangwava ... Liberal arts major.