9 Dave Harrit
9 Dave Harrit
Birth Date: 08/25/1985
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Danville, Calif.
High School: Monte Vista HS
Position: Outfield
Sophomore will be one of several players looking for innings in one of the outfield positions.

Played in 37 games, starting 15...His 22 games as a sub was the most by any Gaucho in 2005...Had a season-high two hits and two RBI in his last game played at Cal State Northridge on May 27...Tripled and scored a run at UC Riverside May 13...Notched his first collegiate homerun April 10 at UC Davis.

High School
Played for Bill Piona, Mike Reordon and Carl Alioto at Monte Vista High School...Played first base, third base and outfield...Hit .387 with a team-leading six homeruns and 10 doubles his senior year...Honored twice as an All-East Bay Athletic League selection...Played for the Danville Hoots during summer ball...Also competed in wrestling and golf.

Born August 25, 1985...Majoring in Molecular Cellular Developmental Biology...Aspires to be a doctor...Roots for the New York Yankees and New York Giants...Adam Dunn is his favorite athlete...Favorite book is Ultra Marathon Man by Dean Karnazes...Most memorable high school playing experience was hitting the game winning homerun against arch-rival Sam Ramon...Most memorable college playing experience was scoring the winning run in extra innings at UC Riverside on May 13...Favorite movies are Anchorman and Gladiator...Tunes in to House and CSI every week...Favorite aspect of Santa Barbara is the beach...Would like to bat against Pedro Martinez...Best baseball advice ever received was from his dad who said, "Baseball is a game of failure, so don't be too hard on yourself"...Has one sister, Maura...Son of Richard and Peggy Harrit.