|High School:||St. Thomas More HS|
SEC Co-Freshman of the Week (May 9, 2016)
A speedy, instinctive outfielder with excellent hitting skills who will contend for significant playing time this season ... helped lead St. Thomas More High School in Lafayette, La., to back-to-back Class 4A state championships
Played in 49 games as a reserve outfielder/pinch runner, batting .139 (5-for-36) with one double, five RBI, 12 runs and three stolen bases ... made three starts in left field during the season ... named SEC Co-Freshman of the Week on May 9 after he helped lead LSU to a three-game series sweep over Arkansas (May 6-8), batting .667 (4-for-6) in the series with one double, four RBI and a .714 on-base percentage ... Breaux entered Saturday's Game 2 in the sixth inning and responded by going 3-for-3 at the plate, including a two-run double in the bottom of the ninth inning ... the double highlighted a four-run rally to send the contest into extra innings before LSU won in 10 innings, 10-9 ... Breaux started in left field in Game 3 of the Arkansas series (May 8), and he responded by delivering a two-out, two-run single that scored two runs in the second inning and proved to be the game-winning hit in the Tigers ‘ 7-1 victory.
Prior to LSU
A 2015 Perfect Game and Louisville Slugger All-American ... batted .414 in 2015 with 27 RBI, 14 doubles, three triples and three homers, while also posting a 9-1 mark and a 2.66 ERA with 68 strikeouts in 47 innings on the mound ... recorded 10 strikeouts against Teurlings Catholic in the 2015 Class 4A championship game, earning MVP honors ... earned 2015 All-State honors and was named District MVP ... posted a .376 career batting average and a 16-3 career pitching record with a 1.85 ERA over three seasons ... fired three career no-hitters, a St. Thomas More school record ... batted .379 as a junior, striking out only nine times in 103 at-bats ... ... also played quarterback for the St. Thomas More HS football team.
Full name is Brennan James Breaux ... parents are Brian and Michelle Breaux ... father is an oilfield salesman, mother is a district judge ... has one younger sibling, Avery ... grandfather played college basketball at Louisiana-Lafayette ... majoring in business administration at LSU ... born September 25, 1996, in Lafayette, La.
Breaux's LSU Career Highs
At-Bats: 4 vs. Sacramento State (2/27/16)
Hits: 3 vs. Arkansas (5/7/16)
Runs Scored: 1 several times; most recently vs. Utah Valley (6/3/16)
Doubles: 1 vs. Arkansas (5/7/16)
Home Runs: none
RBI: 2 twice; most recently vs. Arkansas (5/8/16)