Cougars improve to 24-9 and 6-3 in C-USA play after series finale win
HONORS & AWARDS
C-USA All-Freshman Team
All-Silver Glover Series vs. Rice
Commissioner's Honor Roll
Played a integral role for Houston in conference play during his debut season as a Cougar...Finished with 26 games played and 24 starts...Hit an impressive .326 to finish second-best on the team...Drove in 11 RBI on 31 hits...Made 15 starts in conference play...Led the Cougars with a .362 average in league games...Notched 21 hits and seven RBI with eight runs scored in the 15 games vs. C-USA competition...Tallied eight multi-hit games...Five of the eight multi-hit games came with at least three hits...Had a season-high four hits in a win over Tulane (May 11)...Scored the game-winning run in a win over Tulane (May 11)...Drove in four RBI on three hits vs. Memphis (May 18)...Rode an eight-game hit streak (April 13-27)...Had three hits and drove in two RBI vs. Southern Miss in the C-USA Championship (May 24)...Honored on the Conference USA All-Freshman Team...Named to the All-Silver Glove Series Team vs. Rice
BRAZOSWOOD HIGH SCHOOL
Played for head coach Bobby Williams...Senior Season: Played an integral role on the 2011 Brazoswood High School 5A State Champions team...Named to the All-Greater Houston Area First Team...Was a First Team All-County and First Team All-District selection...Honored as a Second Team All-State honoree...Led team wiht a .437 batting average...Junior Season: All-Greater Houston Area Honorable Mention... District 24-5A Honorable Mention... Second Team All-Brazoria County...Helped team to the State Semi-Finals in 2010...Played summer league baseball for the Houston Saints and the Colombia Angels.
Full name is Michael Paul Pyeatt...Born Aug. 31, 1992 in Lake Jackson, Texas...Son of Tom and Lori Pyeatt...Uncle, Ronnie Paul, was a swimmer at the University of Texas...Uncle, Robert Paul, played baseball for Hardin Simmons... Grandfather, Ron Paul, ran track at Gettyburg...Likes to play golf in his spare time..Majoring in ASLI.