Crimson Tide gives up three in the 16th inning to fall to No. 2 LSU, 11-8
Crimson Tide to honor the 1983 CWS Team on Saturday
Crimson Tide gets another solid outing in Mike Oczypok
Alabama improves to 23-16 on the season
The second game of the season between Crimson Tide and Blazers set for 6:05 PM
HIGH SCHOOL: Helped Spring-Ford High School win the 2011 Pioneer Athletic Conference Championship his senior year ... started the championship game against the defending champions, Owen J. Roberts Wildcats, and picked up the win, 4-3 ... during his senior season, he went 14-0 and had a 1.09 ERA for the Rams ... before the class 4A tournament, had allowed only one earned run in 44 innings ... also struck out 106 batters in 83.2 innings ... named the 2011 Pac-10 Player of the Year and the 2011 Southeast Pennsylvania Player of the Year, plus was a first team all-state and a MaxPreps second team All-American .... played some first base while at Spring-Ford HS and batted .388 in 2011 ... also was a first team All-Pac-10 selection in golf ... played summer ball for the Will Country CrackerJacks in 2012.
PERSONAL: Born Michael Oczypok on March 31, 1993 to parents Dave and Lorri Oczypok ... has two younger brothers, John and Alex ... is a management major.