Trojans enter the weekend on a one-game winning streak.
2012 Made 19 appearances as a pitcher during his junior season, 18 out of the bullpen with one start ... Threw 25.0 complete innings, allowing only 15 runs (10 earned) and striking out 16 ... Had a 3.60 ERA with a record of 2-1 ... First win of the season came on Feb. 26 in relief against Akron when he threw one complete inning of shutout baseball with one strikeout as the Trojans won 9-5 ... Earned a second win at UC Irvine (3/28) after throwing 1.1 innings and only allowing one hit and no runs, as USC won 5-4 ... Tallied a season-high two strikeouts in five different games ... Threw 6.2 innings of no-hit baseball over seven different games ... Had a stellar outing vs. Washington (5/4), throwing 3.0 innings of no hit baseball in relief and striking out two.
2011 He was 0-1 with a 5.19 ERA, making 24 appearances during the season...in 26 innings, he allowed 31 hits and 15 earned runs with eight walks and 18 strikeouts...opponents hit .323 against him...allowed one run on three hits in a season-long 2 1/3 innings on May 3 against UC Riverside...threw a no-hit inning on April 1 at No. 13 California...struck out two batters in a scoreless inning of relief on March 25 against No. 24 UCLA...opened the season by not allowing a run in his first eight appearances (Feb. 19-March 13) for a combined 6 2/3 innings...made his collegiate debut on Feb. 19 against Missouri.
2010 (Saddleback College) He made six appearances at Saddleback College, posting an 0-1 record with a 6.63 ERA with two saves...in 19 innings, he allowed 25 hits and 14 earned runs with three walks and 10 strikeouts...opponents hit .325 against him.
High School He was a three-year letterwinner at Northwood High in Irvine, Calif., under coach Rob Stuart...earned All-Seaview League first team honors in his senior season...earned all-city honors as a junior and senior...threw a complete game shutout in his senior season, allowing two hits and striking out five on March 20, 2009, against Woodbridge.
Personal He is majoring in political science and sociology with plans to attend law school after graduation...parents are Mike and Denise...has one sister, Danielle...his cousin, Eric, was an All-American catcher for USC and played in the major leagues...lists his cousin, Eric, as his biggest sports hero...favorite movie is Uncle Buck...favorite television shows are 24, Entourage and The Office...listens to Sublime, Bob Marley and Eminem...enjoys fishing, golfing and playing racquetball in his spare time...birthdate is March 11, 1991.