Cruz' Late Homer Helps Lift Rice Past FAU Friday, 5-4
Owls Play Wednesday At 12:30 PM
Owls Are Biloxi-Bound; Clinch Spot In C-USA Champiosnhip
Start Time At Constellation Field Set For 7 PM
Rice Halts UAB's Ninth-Inning Rally
Action photos from Rice's April 22 home baseball game vs. FAU.
Rice rallied to defeat Houston 4-3 on April 11
Rice and Stanford split a doubleheader on March 12, Rice winning 12-2 and Stanford, 2-0 in seven innings.
2017: Appeared in 40 games with 27 starts in first season at the Division I level… Made 16 starts in left field and 11 as the designated hitter, primarily against right-handed pitchers... Batted .333 with runners in scoring position… Lined a two-out, two-strike double in the bottom of the ninth inning to tie the game, then scored the winning run on Ryan Chandler's single, to help rally the Owls crosstown rival Houston 4-3 at Reckling Park (April 11)... Posted a season-high two hits against Conference USA foe Louisiana Tech... Drove in a season-high pair of runs against west coast power Pepperdine... Clubbed a home run on the road against eventual College World Series participant TCU.
Weatherford College - Two-year (2015-2016) starting outfielder at Weatherford College in Weatherford, Texas... Two-time all-league honoree in the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference... Coached by Jeff Lightfoot... Batted .324 with a team-best 12 home runs and 55 RBI in sophomore season of 2016 to help the Coyotes go 33-21... Hit .371 with eight homers and team-leading 67 RBI in first year with the program, helping the squad reach the No. 1 national ranking in NJCAA-D1 (April, 2015)... Earned NJCAA All-Academic honors and academic all-conference as a sports management major.
High School - A 2014 graduate of Frenship High School in Wolfforth, Texas... Three-year varsity starter and four-year varsity baseball letterman under head coach Chad Reynolds... Helped lead the Tigers to a 33-10 record and to the Region I finals of the 4A state tournament as a senior in 2014 (falling to eventual state champ Aledo)... Two-time honorable mention all-America by PerfectGame.com... Earned all-state accolades as a senior in 2014 after batting .434 with eight home runs and 39 RBI... Three-time all-district selection.
Personal - Full name: Donald Chace Sachet (prefers to use middle name)...Parents: Wayne and Paige Sachet of Lubbock, Texas (one sister)... Performs community service working with youths in the Challenger League... College: Wiess