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    Brooks Kriske
    Brooks Kriske

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Palm Desert, Calif.

    High School:
    Palm Desert HS

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 190

    Position:
    Pitcher

    Bats-Throws:
    Right-Right

    04/06/2014

    Trojans Bust Out Early, Hold On for 8-7 Victory Over Arizona State on Sunday

    Trojans pounded out eight runs on 15 hits. Brooks Kriske was lights out in 5.2 innings of relief for the win.

    03/25/2014

    Trojans Complete Series Sweep with 4-2 Midweek Victory Over Loyola Marymount

    Sean Adler earned the victory, while James Guillen tallied his first save of the year.

    03/22/2014

    Trojans Fall 6-2 in Game Two of Series at Stanford

    The rubber match is set for 3 p.m. PT on Sunday. Game will be telecast on Pac-12 Networks.

    03/15/2014

    Trojans Fall 7-2 to No. 12 Oregon; Series Now Tied 1-1

    The Trojans will be ready for the rubber match at 12 p.m. on Sunday.

    03/04/2014

    Trojans Head Back Out on the Road for a Midweek Tilt at UC Irvine

    The Trojan will look to continue their hot hitting after a 16-0 victory vs. Cal Poly

    2013/FRESHMAN: As a true freshman in 2013, Kriske appeared in 13 games, 11 out of the bullpen with two starts ... His first career start came on March 20 at Louisville, where he threw 3.1 innings of work, allowing three runs on two hits, while walking one and striking out two in the loss ... He made a spot start on May 21 at UC Irvine, going one complete inning and allowing two runs on three hits, while walking one ... Finished the season with 14 strikeouts in 21.0 innings of work ... Tallied a career and season high four strikeouts in 2.1 innings of work vs. Stanford (April 5) ... His longest relief appearances of the year were 3.0 inning outings on March 3 at Fresno State and April 2 at UC Irvine ... Tallied at least one strikeout in each of his first six outings ... Finished the season with a 4.71 ERA and an 0-2 record.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Played four years of varsity baseball at Palm Desert HS in Palm Desert, Calif. ... Played for head coach Darol Salazar ... As a senior in 2012, was named an Under Armour Pre-Season All-American, First Team All-Desert Valley League, First Team All-CIF and First Team All-State ... As a junior in 2011 was named an All-State multi-purpose player, All-CIF, All-Desert Valley League and DVL MVP ... Helped team to win CIF titles in 2010 and 2012 ... Threw a complete game shutout in the CIF Championship game in 2012 ... High honor roll all four years, Top 20 in class and an academic scholar.

    PERSONAL:Undeclared major at USC ... Parents are Garret and Janice ... Has one sister, Sydney ... Favorite movie is Wedding Crashers ... Favorite TV show is Family Guy ... Favorite pastime away from baseball is ping pong ... Would like to visit Australia ... Favorite musical artists are Kanye West, Wiz Khalifa, 2 Chainz and Josh Turner ... Birthdate is February 3, 1994.

    Career Statistics

    Year ERA W-L APP GS SVS IP H R ER BB SO WP HB BK BAVG
    2013 4.71 0-2 13 2 0 21.0 14 12 11 10 14 2 3 0 .194
    Career 4.71 0-2 13 2 0 21.0 14 12 11 10 14 2 3 0 .194

    Pac-12 Conference Career Statistics

    Year ERA W-L APP GS SVS IP H R ER BB SO WP HB BK BAVG
    2013 10.12 0-1 4 0 0 5.1 7 6 6 3 6 1 1 0 .333
    Career 10.12 0-1 4 0 0 5.1 7 6 6 3 6 1 1 0 .333