Talented left-handed pitcher who has a mid-to-high 80s fastball and a big, sharp, overhand curveball … LSU coaching staff hopes for him to develop a quality change-up to add to his arsenal … should make an immediate impact as a situational lefty to get tough left-handed hitters out.
PRIOR TO LSU
Worked 15 innings in 2013 for Shelton State – located in Tuscaloosa, Ala. -- posting a 1-0 mark and a 3.00 ERA in three starts … 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.