Drew Bridges and Josh Walker combine to shut out Razorbacks 3-0 in game one before Lobos lose 4-3 in game two
UNM erupts for a season-high 19 runs to help head coach Ray Birmingham win career game number 1,000
UNM snaps Rebels' 10-game winning streak as teams open conference play
UNM's bullpen allowed only one run in 6 2/3 innings as the Lobos rallied from an early 8-3 deficit to win their third straight
Silver scores four unearned runs to win the Cherry-Silver World Series three games to two
JUNIOR (2012): Missed the season due to injury but will be back to help the Lobos try to return to the postseason in 2013.
SOPHOMORE (2011): In his first season with the Lobos, he became a full-time starter Apr. 26 at Texas Tech and had at least one hit in seven of next nine games . . . had best game of season against Air Force on May 8 when he went 3-4 with three RBI and two runs . . . went 2-3 with two runs in Lobos' win over Utah in MWC Tournament semifinals.
LAMAR JC (2010): Received NJCAA all-academic honors ... coached by Scott Crampton.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Eldorado High School in Albuquerque, N.M. ... graduated in 2008 ... lettered in football and baseball ... all-district, all-metro and all-state honors in 2007, and all-district, second team all-metro and all-state honors in 2008 for baseball ... coached by Jim Johns.
PERSONAL: Born June 30, 1990 in Pittsburgh, Pa., to Lance and Charlene Lippert ... has one sister, Brittany ... played baseball and football at Eldorado High School in Albuquerque ... was an all-state outfielder in 2007 and 2008 ... favorite athlete is Stan Musial ... favorite food is green chili stew ... enjoys hunting and fishing in his spare time ... favorite movie is Bull Durham ... majoring in Sports Marketing.