Born in Carmichael, Calif., ... parents are Mark and Cathi ... served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Santiago, Dominican Republic ... majoring in Spanish.
Prepped at Del Oro High where he was most valuable pitcher and team captain ... selected first team all-league ... coached by Sam Vaghn.
Year ERA W-L APP GS CG SV IP H R ER BB SO
2007 2.86 0-1 18 0 0 0 22.0 22 8 7 7 12
At Sierra College he had a 1.15 ERA, second-best in the Bay Valley Conference, in 17 relief appearances with one victory and three saves.
Had a 2.43 ERA at Sierra College and helped the team to the Community College Final Four in the playoffs ... had one victory and one save.