2012 (FRESHMAN SEASON)
Appeared in 33 games, making 25 starts for the Mountain Hawks…Finished the season batting .311…Put together an eight-game hitting streak from March 25 – April 4, going 10-for-28 (.280) with three doubles, four RBI, four runs scored, and raising his average from .296 to .308…Went a combined 3-for-6 with a triple, five RBI and two runs scored in a doubleheader against Iona…Went 2-for-3 with a double, two RBI and a run scored in the second half of a doubleheader against Binghamton…Reached base safely in seven consecutive games from April 17 – April 28…Went 2-for-3 with a double and two RBI at Navy…Collected seven multi-hit and five multi-RBI games on the season…Finished the season going 9-for-19 (.474) with four RBI in the final six games.BEFORE LEHIGH:
One of three local products in the Class of 2015, Faust was a four-year starter, 2011 captain and team MVP at Allentown Central Catholic. He was the first team All-Lehigh Valley Conference third baseman as both a junior and senior. In addition, Faust was named first team All-Area as a senior and cracked the second team a year earlier. He currently ranks first in school history in career hits (10), doubles (30), home runs (6) and runs batted in (73) since 2000. Also a star football player, Faust was a first team All-Lehigh Valley Conference and second team All-Area Linebacker in 2009. The 2010 captain, he was awarded the Football Scholar-Athlete Award that year and was also a member of the National Honor Society. Faust helped lead Allentown Central Catholic to the PIAA 3A State Championship, going a perfect 16-0 in 2010. They were also Lehigh Valley Conference and District XI 3A Champions that year. His squad enjoyed success the year prior as well, advancing to the State Quarterfinals in 2009.