Memphis (30-26) defeated Southern Miss (30-24) on Wednesday in game one of the 2012 Conference USA Championship presented by Trustmark
2012 - Freshman Played in 28 games and made 11 of his 12 starts at second base ... Hit .271 with nine RBI and 13 runs scored ... Was 2-for-3 in stolen base attempts ... Scored his first collegiate run against Bradley (3/4) ... Went 1-for-3 with a run scored in game two of doubleheader at Baylor (3/11) ... Was 1-for-2 with a base clearing three-RBI double at Middle Tennessee (3/28) ... Went 2-for-4 with three RBI and three runs scored in series opener at Houston (5/17).
Prep Hit .570 and had 20 doubles - both school records - to go along with 16 home runs, 52 RBI, 40 runs scored and 30 walks in his senior season...Earned District 3-AAA regular-season MVP honors and struck out six times in 107 at-bats...Put up a record-setting junior season on his way to Tennessee Sports Writers Association All-State honors in 2010...Hit .558, with 14 homers to go with a school-record 69 RBI, 63 hits and 15 doubles...Earned several honors after leading the Red Devils to a 33-4 finish and a 2010 District 3 championship... Tabbed an All-KIL, All-Region and All-District 3 AAA performer, as well as being named to the 2010 and 2011 PrepXtra Baseball first team.
Personal Son of Andy and Kathy Beeler...Relatives Jeff Browning (Middle Tennessee) and Ryan Browning (Tennessee Tech) played collegiate baseball...Major is currently undecided.