Strong pitching and defense propel BYU past Utah State.
Aggies fall, 5-4 in Red Desert Classic Finale.
USU concludes Red Desert Classic action on Sunday against South Dakota.
The Aggies will continue with Red Desert Classic Action with Saturday doubleheader.
Aggies prepared to open season at Red Desert Classic.
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2013 (Fr.): Appeared in 17 games, starting seven, including three at first base, three as a DP and one at third base... Had one double and one run scored... Recorded four hits in 28 at bats for a .143 batting average... Put out 21 runners, including a season-high nine against BYU (April 10)... Ended the season with a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage.
High School: A right-handed first baseman who posted a .375 batting average as well as a .524 on-base percentage and a .625 slugging percentage while playing for Pacifica High School... A three-time letterwinner... Maintained a 3.8 GPA.
Personal: Daughter of Walt and Angela Pederson... First name is Elizabeth... Has two brothers, Dylan and Brandon... Majoring in accounting with a minor in business.