Busy weekend includes home game at Raley Field, pregame ceremony honoring Hall of Fame head coach Phil Swimley prior to series finale
UC Davis heads to Southern California to take on Cal State Fullerton in battle of league leaders
Young, Bily, and Lynch finish with two hits in 2014 regular season finale
UC Davis rallies for three in the ninth before Gauchos escape with the one-run win.
Season-high hit total, seven-run fifth, helps UC Davis win 2-of-3 from Hawai'i
2013: Hit .281 while making 24 starts over 29 appearances in the outfield... Tallied 13 runs, nine doubles and four RBIs while posting a .373 on-base percentage... Drew 10 walks, tied for the fifth most on the team... Was 3-for-4 on stolen base attempts... Went 3-for-4 with two doubles and a run scored against No. 21 ranked Cal Poly on March 29... Hit 5-for-10 with three doubles overall in the three game series against the Mustangs.
2012: Redshirted the season.
2011:Started 23 games with 42 total appearances as an outfielder or pinch hitter... Posted 18 hits, including a double in a 3-for-5 performance against Cal on Apr. 19, to finish with a .205 batting average... Scored 13 runs and drove in four RBI, including a 16th-inning walkoff single against UC Riverside on May 27 that gave UC Davis the 2-1 win... Went 2-for-2 with a run and an RBI in the Aggies' 3-1 win against Milwaukee on Mar. 11... Put together a seven-game hitting streak during Big West play, starting with a 1-for-4 outing against Cal State Northridge on Apr. 30... Stole two bases in three attempts.
2010:Finished with a .292 average, starting 35-of-47 games in his first year as an Aggie... Recorded 12 stolen bases in 14 attempts, including 3 against San Jose State Apr. 14... Posted 29 runs and 23 RBIs to go with 2 doubles... Improved to a .318 average in Big West Conference action (21-for-66)... Made debut against Utah Feb. 20, going 1-for-3 with a run... Went 2-for-4 with 2 runs against Stanford (3/4) and Long Beach State (4/10)... Hit 2-for-3 with 3 RBIs against Pacific May 8, then followed that up with a 3-for-5 performance against the Tigers the next day... Closed out the season by posting 3 RBIs in a 1-for-4 performance at UC Riverside May 30.
BUCHANAN HS '09: Earned first-team Tri-River Athletic Conference, second-team All-Central Section in both 2008 and 2009... Named team's Rookie of the Year and Most Valuable Offensive Player as a junior, compiling .465 average with four homers... Had .545 OBP and .634 slugging for 1.179 OPS... Made all-state second team among underclassmen that year... Hit .375 with 34 runs scored as a senior... Played summer ball for Central California Blaze.
PERSONAL: Born in Fresno, Calif... Majoring in communication... Parents are Damon & Kimberly Batty... Older sister, Brieann attends, Fresno State... Nicknamed "Battman"... Career highlight was his walk-off grand slam vs. Clovis West.
Five Aggies invited to
NCAA Career in Sports Forum