Honors & Awards:
- American Southwest Conference Hitter of the Week (3/27/12)
- Academic All-ASC (2012)
Had a breakout second season with the Patriots, starting 34 games...Hit .319 on the season in 119 at-bats...Finished with 27 total hits, 38 runs scored...Had six doubles, two triples and one homerun...Finished the season with 21 RBI and a .429 slugging percentage...Was stellar in the field, finishing with no errors and 78 put-outs.
Played in 14 games, starting four as a true freshman...Batted .389 in 18 at-bats...Tallied seven runs, seven hits and one RBI....Totaled three stolen bases.
Played for coach Caleb McConnell at Tuscola High School in Waynesville, North Carolina...Starting CF for 08-09 3A Final Four THS Baseball Team...MAC All-Conference Honorable Mention 08-09...Selection as P/CF for 2009 North Carolina State Games Region 8 Team...Starting CF for 09-10 3A Final Four THS Baseball Team...THS Defensive Player of the Year 09-10...AAC All-Conference 1st Team 09-10
Son of Roger and Rosa Lirely...One sibling- Omar