SOPHOMORE (2007): Played in 56 games with 55 starts as a position player and made 18 appearances with 17 starts as a pitcher for USD... played a role in helping USD win the regular-season WCC Championship...helped team achieve a program-best No. 4 national ranking... named first-team All-WCC ...named second-team All-American by Collegiate baseball...was named the WCC Pitcher of the Month twice...was named WCC Player of the Week twice...threw three complete games, two complete shutouts...posted an 9-1 record with an ERA of 3.05...threw a two-hit complete game shutout against Saint Mary's (4/6/07)...threw a two-hit eight inning shutout against UC Irvine (3/6/07)...allowed one run on three hits in 8.0 innings of work against Cal State Fullerton (3/14/07)...he hit .335 with 69 hits, eight doubles, two triples, three home runs and 28 RBI...went 3-for-4 with one double and three RBI against Portland (4/13/07)...went 3-for-5 with one double against Fresno State (3/3/07)...went 3-for-4 with one double and one RBI against Virginia Commonwealth (2/17/07)...played for Team USA during the summer of 2007.
Freshman (2006): Played in 47 games with 41 starts as a position player, and made 23 appearances with five starts as a pitcher serving as a valuable two-way player for USD...was named a freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball...was named the WCC Freshman of the Year...hit .287 with 45 hits, six doubles, one triple and four home runs while rotating between the outfield and designated hitter spots...on the mound he posted a 5-4 record with an ERA of 4.50 while picking up a team-leading five saves...went 6-for-12 (.500) with three RBI, one double, one home run and came across the plate three times in the weekend sweep over Texas to earn his first of two WCC Player of the Week distinctions...went 3-for-4 with one double against Loyola Marymount (4/13/06)...went 1-for-2 with two RBI and one home run against Santa Clara (5/6/06)...had a solid pitching performance against Pepperdine allowing two runs on six hits in 6.2 innings of work (4/23/06)...had another solid start against UC Riverside allowing three runs on four hits in 5.1 innings of work, taking a no-hitter into the fifth inning (5/16/06)...went 2-for-4 with one home run and one RBI in a win against Saint Louis (6/3/06)...went 3-for-4 with one double and one RBI against Fresno State (6/4/06).
High School: Earned three varsity letters in baseball while playing for Gary Parcell at Norco High...recorded a 10-1 record with an ERA of 0.42 and hit .510 with eight home runs and 45 RBI as a senior...was named the Mountain View League MVP as a senior along with a All-CIF and All-State selection...as a junior posted a 7-2 record with an ERA of 2.20 while hitting .350...hit .410 as a sophomore and registered a 7-1 record with an ERA of 2.10...was named first-team All-Mountain League as a sophomore, junior and senior.
Personal: Born on Oct. 18, 1986 in Corona, California...majoring in communications...was heavily recruited by Cal State Fullerton, Long Beach State, Tulane and Arizona...his father played college baseball at Cal State Fullerton.