The Trojans are riding a five-game hitting streak entering this week.
Next up for the Trojans is a big Pac-12 series at UCLA.
The Trojans collected a season-high 19 hits in the win.
Reggie Southall delivers the game-winning sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth.
Game one of the series is set for Friday, April 11 at 6 p.m.
USC Baseball vs. Nebraska Feb. 17, 2013 Dedeaux Field Photos by Pierson Clair
2013/JUNIOR: As a junior in 2013, Hernandez batted .215 through 32 games, making 26 starts, mostly at catcher or designed hitter...Drove in 13 runs and tallied one home run and five doubles...Was 1-for-1 in stolen bases...Hit his sole home run of the season on April 16 in a victory over Loyola Marymount, where he and teammate Vahn Bozoian hit back-to-back home runs...Had six multi-hit games, including a season-high three hits when he went 3-for-5 with one double and one run scored vs. Fresno State (March 3)...In a victory over Oregon (March 17), he drove in a season-high three runs, going 1-for-4 with one double...Started off the season on a six-game hitting streak (Feb. 15-Feb. 23).
2012/SOPHOMORE: As a sophomore in 2012, Hernandez appeared in 42 games, making 26 starts, mostly as a designated hitter or catcher ... He hit .286 (26-for-91) with 15 RBIs and four doubles ... He also scored eight runs ... Had an on-base percentage of .340 and slugging percentage or .330 ... Tallied a season high three RBIs at Washington State (3/31), on a 3-for-4 day ... Also had a two RBI-performance at Washington State (3/30) and vs. Pepperdine (4/3) ... First two-RBI day was at North Carolina (3/4) ... Also drew five walks on the season ... Tallied season high three hits at Washington State (3/31) and vs. Oregon State (4/27) ... Also had a season-high two doubles vs. Oregon State (4/27) ... Only made three errors in the field all season.
2011/FRESHMAN: In 32 games, he made 12 starts as a freshman...batted .200 (12-for-60) with two doubles and six RBI...finished the season with a pinch-hit single on May 29 against Washington State...recorded a 2-for-4 day with a double and one RBI on Feb. 25 at No. 22 Rice...went 2-for-4 with a double and two RBI in his collegiate debut on Feb. 20 against North Carolina.
HIGH SCHOOL: He was a four-year letterwinner at Los Osos High in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., under coach Dominique Copas...rated No. 77 in the nation among high school players by Baseball America after earning All-CIF first team and Rawlings High School All-America honors as a senior...also earned All-Inland Valley and All-Baseline League honors...earned All-Baseline League second team honors in his freshmen, sophomore and junior seasons...drafted in the 22nd round of the 2010 major league baseball draft by the Detroit Tigers.
PERSONAL: He is majoring in kinesiology...parents are Albert, Tom (stepfather) and De Ana...has one brother Damien and two sisters, Jackie and Brittany...lists Derek Jeter as his biggest sports hero...favorite movies are The Hangover, Superbad and The Sandlot...favorite television shows are Family Guy, Two and a Half Men and anything on ESPN, The Food Network or The Discovery Channel...listens to Lil Wayne, Drake, 2 Pac, Snoop Dogg, Sublime and Nirvana...birthdate is June 5, 1992.
Pac-12 Conference Career Statistics