Worked as a relief pitcher for the Tigers during the 2014 season and elected to end his college baseball career in the fall of 2014 in order to concentrate on obtaining his LSU degree … Talented left-handed pitcher who has a mid-to-high 80s fastball and a big, sharp, overhand curveball.
Appeared in 16 games (one start), posting a 3-0 mark and a 4.22 ERA in 21.1 innings with 11 walks and 14 strikeouts … credited with the win vs. Southern Miss (April 15), firing 1.1 scoreless and hitless relief innings … earned win as a starter vs. Lamar (April 9), firing two shutout innings with two hits, no walks and two strikeouts … season-high 3.1 shutout innings vs. Georgia (March 23), limiting the Bulldogs to no hits with two strikeouts … earned first career LSU win March 19 vs. South Alabama with 1.1 relief innings - no runs, no hits, no walks, one strikeout … pitched two innings vs. Southern on March 12 - allowed no runs on one hit with one walk and one strikeout.
PRIOR TO LSU
Worked 58.2 innings in 2013 for Shelton State – located in Tuscaloosa, Ala. -- posting an 8-2 mark and a 3.80 ERA with 47 strikeouts … in conference games only, he was 8-0 with a 1.86 ERA and 40 strikeouts … began his collegiate career at Louisiana-Lafayette, where he made seven appearances on the mound in 2012, recording nine strikeouts in 10 innings of work … enjoyed an outstanding high school career at Riverside Academy in Reserve, La. … 2011 Rawlings Southeast Region High School All-American … 2010 Perfect Game High School All-American.
Parents are Lenny and Hollie Faucheux … father is a salesman and mother is a teacher … has a younger brother, Andre, and a younger sister, Adrienne … chose to attend LSU because “it has been a lifelong dream of mine to play at LSU, and I wanted the best chance at winning the National Championship” … majoring in sports administration at LSU … born April 20, 1993.
Faucheux’s LSU Career Highs
Innings: 3.1 vs. Georgia (3/23/14)
Strikeouts: 3 at New Orleans (2/15/14)
Hits Allowed: 6 vs. Alcorn State (4/29/14)
Runs: 5 vs. Alcorn State (4/29/14)
Earned Runs: 5 vs. Alcorn State (4/29/14)
Walks: 4 at Florida (3/30/14)