Rice dropped a 4-3 decision to North Carolina State on Saturday
Wayne Graham said -"Hunter is an outstanding freshman with a great arm. He'll play a lot."
High School - A 2012 graduate of nearby Saint Thomas High School... All-state selection in the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (TAPPS) in each of the last two seasons... Batted .324 with 23 hits and 22 RBI for the 21-10 Eagles as a senior... Helped lead the squad to back-to-back TAPPS state championships in 2010 and 2011... Batted .447 with seven home runs, 52 RBI and an .835 slugging percentage as a junior in 2011... Four-year starter and letterman under head coach and former Houston Astros star Craig Biggio... Joined fellow Owl signees Leon Byrd, Kevin McCanna and Beau Rathjen as teammates at the 2011 Area Code Games in Long Beach, Calif.
Personal - Full name: Hunter Davis Kopycinski. Born: November 12, 1993, in Houston. Parents: Joey and Donna Kopycinski of Houston (one brother, one sister). Brother, Jordan, was a baseball letterman at Texas State and Navarro College. College: Hanszen