• Third-team All-Southland Conference vote
• started in 28 games with 43 games played, mostly at designated hitter
• had 11 multi-hit games and seven multi-RBI games
•had two runs knocked in on two hits against New Orleans on April 11 and Harvard on March 8
• blasted a home run against McNeese State on March 29
• two-RBI games at LIU-Brooklyn, Harvard (2x), McNeese State, Abilene Christian, New Orleans, and Oral Roberts.
Prior to Lamar
• Played for coach Javier Solis
• Hit .202 with a 13 scores and five runs batted in as a sophomore.
Hamshire-Fannett High School: Played for coach Wayne Mahaffy
• Hit .493 as senior, earning district MVP and All-State Second Team honors
• Also took home all-district accolades as a freshman, sophomore and junior
• Helped team to state playoffs as a sophomore and senior.
• Born Michael Kyle Markum on Feburary 13, 1993 in Beaumont, Texas
• Son of Mike and Tammy Markum.