29 Jim Bullard
29 Jim Bullard
Height: 6-7
Weight: 210
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: West Covina, Calif.
High School: Bishop Amat
Position: Pitcher
Look for Bullard to play a big role on the hill this season...A probable weekend starter, the lefty may also see time in closing situations.

Top Gaucho reliever, taking over closer duties...Led team with six saves...Had a 3-3 record in 40.2 innings and struck out 35...Had a better than 2:1 strikeout to walk ratio...Pitched 4.1 scoreless innings with four strikeouts to earn first save against Washington State...Played summer ball for the Front Royal Cardinals in Front Royal, VA. of the Shenandoah Valley League, recording a 2.63 ERA in 37.2 innings of work.

Redshirted his freshman year.

High School
Played for Glenn Martinez at Bishop Amat...Was a four-year letterman and did not give up a run his entire senior year...Struck out nine batters in one game...Pitched a no-hitter against Claremont in 1998...Contributed to four league championships and a CIF championship in 1996...Was named to all-league team...Played three seasons with the basketball team...Was on the honor roll all four years.

Born December 29, 1979 in Arcadia, Calif...Majoring in Communication...A member of UCSB's Student Athlete Advisory Board...Aspires to be a professional baseball player...Winning the CIF Championship serves as his most memorable sports moment...Roots for the A's and Vikings...Favorite movies include Major League and Endless Summer II...Enjoys reading Baseball America...Favorite athletes are Randy Johnson and Chuck Finley...Favorite television shows are Baseball Tonight and IV TV...Also recruited by Tulane, Arkansas, Fresno State, Loyola Marymount and Arizona State...Nicknamed "Bull"... Son of Anne Pankow and Dan Bullard.