|Hometown:||San Diego, Calif.|
|High School:||Point Loma HS|
UC Santa Barbara
As a freshman, appeared in 14 games with two starts ... Had a won-loss record of 1-1 with an ERA of 5.76 and 17 strikeouts ... Walked just five batters in 25 innings, giving him the third-lowest walk rate on the team ... His 3.4 strikeout-to-walk ratio was second on team ... First NCAA start at Pepperdine: W, 6 IP, 9 H, 3 ER, 6 K, 0 BB ... Start at USD: L, 4 IP, 6 H, 6 ER, 2 K, 2 BB ... Picked up a save with a game-ending, three pitch strikeout against USF on Feb. 22 ... Didn't appear after Apr. 16 due to an injury.
High School: Played four years for Point Loma High (with current Gaucho Campbell Wear) for the Pointers and Head Coach Jon Posternack … Pitched and also played first base … Two-time First Team All-Western League including Pitcher of the Year his junior year … Two-time Honor Roll member and All-Academic Team in his junior and senior years.
Personal: Born on January 3, 1994 to parents Daniel and Terri in San Diego … Has 2 older siblings Jordan and Nick … Will possibly major in sociology … Aspires to one day win two games for the winning team in the World Series … Favorite teams are the San Diego Padres and Chargers … Favorite athletes are Mat Latos and Josh Hamilton … Best sports memory is pitching in both Yankee and Angel Stadium … Favorite movies are Green Street Hooligans, Crash, and The Sandlot … Favorite novels are Beyond Belief by Josh Hamilton, Hunger Games, and The Outsiders … favorite writer is Tim O’Brien … Listens to Rebelution, Led Zeppelin, Slightly Stoopid, Macklemore, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Blink-182 … Favorite TV shows are Workaholics and Breaking Bad…Hobbies include snowboarding and bodysurfing … Also recruited by SDSU, Oregon, USD, Indiana, UCI, Arkansas, UCLA, and USC.