Freshman Brody Russell hit his second home run of the season as the Bulldogs fall to Pacific in the first of eight games away from home.
Louie Payetta registers first career home run in loss
Last Updated: August 19, 2013
2013 (FRESHMAN): Made 27 appearances, earning seven starts ... finished the season with a .194 batting average and a .971 fielding percentage ... had nine RBIs and six hits ... hit is lone home run of the season against San Diego State on March 16.
HIGH SCHOOL: A two-year letterwinner at Huntington High School ... named a team captain and to the Sunset League All-Star game.
PERSONAL: Born May 16, 1994 in Huntington Beach, Calif. ... parents are Jeff and Carol Payetta ... has one brother, Jeff, and one sister, Callie ... his dad, Jeff, played baseball at LMU (1982-83) and his sister, Callie, played soccer at Pepperdine (2010-13) ... enjoys fishing and ping pong ... favorite athlete is Dustin Pedroia because of the energy he brings to the field every day ... most admires his dad because he has been his coach since day one and his grandma because she was his biggest fan ... chose to attend Fresno State because of the coaching staff ... major is undeclared.