UT Arlington lost 3-1 against Nicholls on Saturday, April 3, at Clay Gould Ballpark in Arlington.
Suffered a season-ending injury and received a medical redshirt after only one at-bat (1-for-1) during the season... recorded a pinch-hit single against TCU (3/3)... member of the Capital One/Southland Conference 2009 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll... named to the UT Arlington Fall 2008 and Spring 2009 Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll.
Made two appearances, going 0-for-1 as a pinch hitter against Texas State (5/21) and started as the designated hitter going 3-for-4 with a run scored, a double and an RBI against Southeastern Louisiana (5/22).
Batted .271 with two home runs and 18 RBI and played 34 games making 25 starts as the designated hitter... recorded 29 base hits, 14 runs, five doubles and 10 walks... sixth on the team batting .318 (14-for-44) with three doubles and two home runs in 14 Southland Conference games... posted seven multi-hit games, including two three-hit games and one four-hit performance... tallied two multiple RBI games... marked a four-game hit streak (3/14-20) going 8-for-20 (.400) with five runs scored, three doubles and five RBI... made NCAA Division I debut going 0-for-4 against Arkansas-Little Rock (2/22)... recorded first career multi-hit game going 2-for-4 with a run scored and double against Alabama (2/28)... went 3-for-4 with an RBI against Dallas Baptist (3/8)... collected season-highs in runs scored (3) and base hits (4) going 4-for-5 with an RBI against Lamar (3/15)... went 7-for-15 with five runs and five RBI in series against Lamar (3/14-16)... went 2-for-2 with an RBI and added a season-high two walks against Stephen F. Austin (5/11)... member of the Capital One/Southland Conference 2008 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll... named to the UT Arlington Fall 2007 and Spring 2008 Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll.
McLennan Community College
Transferred to UT Arlington from McLennan Community College, where he hit .300 with five home runs in his first season of collegiate baseball... tallied a .330 batting average with another five home runs as a sophomore.
A three-time All-District selection as a prep at Trinity High School... batted .348 as a senior... hit .447 as a junior...was selected to play in the North Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Game.
Son of Brian and Leanne Guest... born June 17, 1987... a business management major at UT Arlington.
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