2012: Appeared in 62 games, drawing the start in 60 games at third base ... Hit .243 with seven doubles, a triple and a home run ... Tallied 21 RBI and 28 runs scored ... Committed only three errors in the field for a .978 fielding percentage on the season ... Posted 11 multiple-hit games and three multiple-RBI games ... Posted a season-long five-game hit streak from February 24 through February 29 ... Matched that hit streak twice more on the season ... Ended the year with a four-game hit streak ... Turned in his best offensive performance at Alabama (3/23), going 2-for-5 with a run scored and four RBI ... Also went 2-for-5 with two runs scored and two RBI in a win at No. 1 Kentucky (4/7) ... NCAA TOURNAMENT: Started all four games at the College Station Regional at Texas A&M ... Hit .429 for the regional with three runs scored ... Went 1-for-4 with two runs scored against No. 8 Texas A&M (6/2) to help the Rebels advance to the championship game ... Went 2-for-3 with a run scored in the elimination game against TCU (6/4) in the championship game ...
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Lettered on season under head coach Mike Salazar at Rio Hondo Community College ... Named Foothill Conference Player of the Year in 2011 ... Hit .477 with seven home runs and 38 RBI ... Tallied 14 doubles, three triples and 39 runs scored ... Helped Rio Hondo to a 36-3 overall record and a 22-2 record in conference play to claim the league title ... Led the California Community College Association in batting average (.477) and on base percentage (.573) ...
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered three years under head coach Andy Nieto at Bishop Amat High School ... Named a first team All-Conference selection ... Four-time All-CIF first team selection ... Claimed the Lancer Award in 2008 and was named the Athlete of the Year ... Hit .531 with four home runs and 34 RBI as a senior ... Also tallied 10 doubles, a triple and scored 39 runs ... Turned in a .988 fielding percentage ...
MISCELLANEOUS: Son of Mike and Cathy Mistone ... Born September 9, 1990 ... Has a younger sister, Alexis ... Played summer ball in the Southern California Collegiate Baseball League ... Named an All-League first team selection.
Behind Bobby Wahl and Mike Mayers, sophomore right-hander Sam Smith has quietly put together a stellar season in his own right. The regular third starter in the weekend rotation, the Lake Charles, La., native is 3-0 with a 3.11 ERA... read more
No. 6 Ole Miss (37-20, 15-15 SEC) vs. No. 3 Arkansas (35-19, 18-11 SEC)May 22 | 9:30 a.m. | Hoover, Ala. | Comcast Sports Southeast/ESPN3UM So. RHP Sam Smith (3-0, 3.28 ERA) vs. UA Jr. RHP Barrett Astin (4-4, 2.02... read more
WHAT HAPPENED VS. KENTUCKY: On four days' rest, junior right-hander Mike Mayers pitched a gem, giving up one run (unearned) on six hits with two walks and seven strikeouts in 6.1 innings of work, as No. 6 seed Ole Miss... read more
Ole Miss (36-20, 15-15 SEC) vs. UK SR LHP Jerad Grundy (6-5, 4.75 ERA)1. LF Tanner Mathis (0-for-7, 3 BB)2, SS Austin Anderson (2-for-6)3. C Stuart Turner (2-for-3, HR, 2 BB)4. 3B Andrew Mistone (5-for-9, 3 2B, 3B)5. CF Auston... read more
No. 6 Ole Miss (36-20, 15-15 SEC) vs. No. 11 Kentucky (30-24, 11-19 SEC) May 21 | 9:30 a.m. | Hoover, Ala. | Fox Sports Net/ESPN3 UM Jr. RHP Mike Mayers (4-5, 3.21 ERA) vs. UK Sr. LHP Jerad Grundy... read more
My name is Austin Miller, and I am the new writer and blogger for OleMissSports.com. I graduated with a bachelor's in journalism from Ole Miss less than two weeks ago, and I will be attending graduate school there in the... read more
It was exciting news this week as Rebel favorite Tom Luke returned to the Ole Miss football program as Assistant A.D. for Player Development. A second-generation Rebel and the brother of fellow Ole Miss standout and staffer Matt Luke, Tom... read more
A little more than a year into his first term as Ole Miss Athletics Director, Ross Bjork made his first trip to Starkville this week but did so for a good cause. Bjork and Bulldog AD Scott Stricklin joined forces... read more
Despite losing the All-American twin duo of Marcel and Chris Thiemann and playing in the toughest conference in America, Ole Miss finished the 2013 regular season with a ranking of No. 7 in the nation.The regular season was highlighted by... read more
Injuries have riddled the Ole Miss football team this spring, and after evaluating the situation this week, the coaching staff determined a full scale scrimmage would not be an option for this year's BancorpSouth Grove Bowl. As a result, the... read more
Former Ole Miss All-Americans and collegiate top-10 doubles duo Kristi Boxx and Abby Guthrie have reunited to compete in the $25,000 USTA St. Dominic Pro Circuit women's event in Jackson. The event, which began Sunday, will run through April 7... read more
Panama Trip Photo GalleryTwo weeks ago, I wrote about a group of six Ole Miss football players who went on a mission trip to Panama over spring break. They have since returned to Oxford and been knee-deep in schoolwork and... read more
Ole Miss' run to the SEC Tournament title and the Big Dance received national coverage for the team and university during the March Madness. Below is just a sampling of mountain of press the Rebels have gotten including a tweet from King... read more
Michaela Quinn, a member of the 2013 Ole Miss track & field signing class, turned in a great performance at the World Junior Cross Country Championships over the weekend.Competing as a member of Team Australia, Quinn placed 25th in the... read more