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    Darin Vieira
    Darin Vieira

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    San Jose, Calif.

    High School:
    Bellarmine Prep

    Height / Weight:
    5-10 / 165

    Position:
    Infield

    Bats/Throws:
    Left/Right

    2006
    Vieira, a 2006 senior, is a versatile player who can play as an infielder or in the outfield.

    2005
    He made 48 starts in 55 games for the Trojans as a 2005 junior, batting .241 (42-for-174) with five home runs and 32 RBI...played 46 games in the outfield and two at first base...had 14 multi-hit games and eight multi-RBI games...had a career-high four RBI on May 22 at No. 3/5 Oregon State, adding his fifth home run of the season on a two-run shot to right...led the Trojans with three RBI in a 9-3 win on May 18 at Notre Dame...snapped a 3-3 tie in the sixth with a two-run shot on April 22 at California for a 7-4 victory...hit his first collegiate homer on April 8 against UCLA, adding three RBI on the day.

    2004
    In his 2004 sophomore season, Vieira played in 19 games with three starts...batted .042 (1-for-24) with three RBI.

    2003
    He made 21 starts in his 2003 redshirt freshman season and was primarily used at third base...batted .188 (15-for-80) on the season with 11 RBI and one stolen base.

    2002
    Vieira redshirted in his 2002 freshman season.

    High School
    He earned 2001 all-league honorable mention honors at Bellarmine College Prep in San Jose, Calif...played shortstop and pitcher and was the quarterback on the football team...hit home runs in his final two career at-bats and threw a touchdown pass in his final career play.

    Personal
    He is majoring in English...parents are John and Sue...enjoys playing wiffleball and the guitar in his spare time...lists his brother, Brian, who was a member of USC's 1998 national championship baseball team, as his biggest sports hero...favorite television show is Aqua Teen Hunger Force...favorite movie is Cool Hand Luke...birthdate is Feb. 2, 1983.

    Vieira's Career Statistics
    YEAR		G-GS	AVG	AB	R	H	2B	3B	HR	RBI	SB-SBA	BB	SO
    2003 (Fr.)	36-21	.188	80	8	15	3	0	0	11	1-1	10	13
    2004 (So.)	19-3	.042	24	7	1	0	0	0	3	1-1	2	8
    2005 (Jr.)	55-48	.241	174	31	42	4	1	5	32	4-8	23	26
    Totals		110-72	.209	278	46	58	7	1	5	46	6-10	35	47
    

    Vieira's Career Statistics vs. Pac-10 Teams OPPONENT G-GS AVG AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB-SBA BB SO Arizona 5-5 .267 15 4 4 0 0 1 4 0-0 3 0 Arizona State 6-3 .100 10 0 1 0 0 0 2 0-0 0 2 California 5-4 .235 17 3 4 0 0 1 3 0-1 1 6 Oregon State 9-7 .192 26 1 5 1 0 1 7 0-0 3 3 Stanford 11-7 .286 28 2 8 2 0 0 9 0-0 5 3 UCLA 11-6 .222 18 5 4 0 0 1 6 1-1 4 3 Washington 5-4 .214 14 2 3 0 0 0 1 1-2 2 3 Washington St. 5-5 .105 19 4 2 0 0 0 0 0-0 1 3 Totals 57-41 .211 147 23 31 3 0 4 32 2-4 19 23