USD to host the Patriots this weekend at Fowler Park.
USD avoids the four-game sweep with the thrilling win.
Over 1,000 WCC student-athletes garnered honors on the Commissioner's Honor Roll.
USD and Pepperdine will play a rubber game on Sunday at 1 p.m.
USD scored five unanswered runs to claim the win.
JUNIOR (2015): Played 30 games with two starts... hit .190 with one home run and three RBI… helped lead the team to the WCC championship…went 1-1 with one homerun against BYU (3/26/15)…recorded one hit andhad one RBI against Morehead State (2/15/15)…went a perfect 1-for-1 with one RBI against No. 7 Mississippi State (3/8/15)…recorded one hit and had one RBI against Pacific (4/10/15).
SOPHOMORE (2014): Played in 25 games with one start... hit .500 with one RBI... went 3-for-4 with one RBI against San Diego Christian.
FRESHMAN (2013): Played in 10 games with one start... helped lead the team to the WCC Tournament championship, and into the NCAA Regionals...had two at bats and recorded one run for the Toreros in his rookie season.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played baseball and football at Bellarmine Colleg Prepatory ...he was a two-time All-West Catholic Athletic League Central Coast selection his junior and senior seasons.
PERSONAL: Conner Jauch was born on Oct. 8, 1993 in San Jose, Calif....he is the son of Bill Jauch and Tris Jauch...chose to attend USD because of the academic reputation, the location and the coaching staff.