UNLV baseball opens four-game series against Columbia with 8-3 win.
Thing 2 rallies from five-run deficit with seven unanswered runs to defeat Thing 1, 7-6.
UNLV Baseball will conclude its fall season with its intrasquad World Series, with games scheduled for Monday, Thursday and Friday.
UNLV Baseball has 10 of its own in seven collegiate leagues across North America.
UNLV Baseball’s Justin Jones goes 4-for-4 with four RBI, while three others score three runs apiece in 12-4, come-from-behind win Friday.
2016: Made 11 appearances on the mound with one start ... Had an ERA of 7.00 and an overall record of 0-1 in 18.0 innings of work ... Struck out eight batters with a season-best two on two occasions: Ohio State (March 12) and Texas Tech (March 29) ... Allowed 34 hits and 14 runs (eight earned) ... Walked eight.
High School: A 2015 graduate of Cottonwood HS in Salt Lake City ... Lettered four years in baseball ... Helped the Colts to a four-year combined record of 79-34 record, which included a 27-4 mark in 2015 ... Named the 2015 all-state MVP ... Participated in the state all-star game ... Recorded the second-most strikeouts in school history ... Earned high honor roll recognition over three years.
Personal: Tevita Martin Gerber was born in Salt Lake City ... The son of Dave and Jody Gerber ... Has one sister, Tayah ... Majoring in Psychology.