Trojans will send freshman LHP Sean Adler to the hill.
Made seven appearances out of the bullpen ... Threw 7.0 innings, striking out eight and allowing eight runs (five earned) on 11 hits ... Tallied two strikeouts in back-to-back appearances vs. Washington (5/5) and vs. Arizona (5/18) ... Also tallied strikeouts vs. Jacksonville (2/18), at Cal State Bakersfield (4/17), vs. Washington (5/4) and vs. UC Riverside (5/23) ... Had a 6.43 ERA.
2011 He missed the 2011 season with an arm injury.
2010 He will compete for playing time as a reliever.
High School He was a three-year letterwinner at De La Salle High in Concord, Calif...participated in the 2009 USA Baseball Tournament of Stars...earned EBAL all-league honors in his senior season after going 6-2 with a 1.39 ERA...named to the All-Bay Area team in his senior season by ESPN Rise Magazine...named best defensive player as a freshman.
Personal He is majoring in public policy and development...parents are Byron and Debbie...has one sister, Ashley...lists Jackie Robinson as his favorite athlete...favorite movie is The Godfather...favorite television show is Entourage...listens to Wu-Tang Clan, Kanye West and Gang Starr...birthdate is Jan. 31, 1991.