Alejandro Lara
18
Alejandro  Lara

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Fairfield, Calif.

High School:
Vanden HS '16

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200

Position:
IF

Experience:
HS

Major:
Undeclared - Social Sciences


06/21/2017

Aggies spread out for summer league assignments

UC Davis represented on rosters in seven different leagues this summer

05/16/2017

Aggies rally for a midweek win in Reno

Van Blake's three-run blast breaks a seventh-inning deadlock

05/14/2017

Highlanders top Aggies in high-scoring finale

Anderson extends hitting streak to 15 games, Cardinalli finishes 2-for-4 to pace the offense

05/06/2017

Aggies sweep doubleheader to take series

Garcia tosses three-hit shutout, Anderson drives in three more runs

05/02/2017

Aggies steal one from the Gaels with late rally

UC Davis scores four times in the eighth to pull ahead for good

2017: Appeared in 25 games as a freshman, making 14 starts... Hit .208 in his debut season, scoring nine runs, collecting two doubles, and driving in two... Made his Division I debut in a start at third base on the road at UNLV on Feb. 19... Collected his first career hit against Utah Valley on Feb. 24... Scored twice against UConn on March 12, and drove in a pair of runs with a pinch-hit two-run double against Cal Poly on April 15... Finished with a career-high three hits in a 3-for-4 day against Long Beach State on April 29... Also added a two-hit game against UC Santa Barbara on May 6.

VANDEN HS '16
Three-time Solano County Athletic Conference MVP and first-team all-league selection from his sophomore-senior seasons… Hit .425 with 27 runs scored, 28 RBI, and 10 stolen bases, while posting a .529 on-base percentage as a senior… Also collected all-state honors as a junior, batting .568 with a .600 on-base percentage, driving in 39 runs and scoring 33 runs… Earned Daily Republic Male Athlete of the Year as a junior… Hit .434 as a sophomore after batting .350 as a freshman, driving in a combined 46 runs and scoring 35 more… Posted a .500 on-base percentage as a sophomore and a .418 mark as a freshman… Also played four years of soccer as a center back, earning all-league honors three times while serving as team captain, and played one season of football as a senior, kicking nine field goals and helping his team to a league title.

PERSONAL
Parents are Jose and Yolanda… Has two siblings: Lorenzo, his brother who also attends UC Davis, and Andres… Lists being selected for the Area Code Games as his proudest personal accomplishment… Favorite movie is "Forrest Gump"… If he could play any other sport at UC Davis, it would be water polo… Lists his hobbies as playing ping pong, hiking, and reading… Wishes he could have seen the Gettysburg Address… Bucket list includes taking his family to Europe, visiting every National Park, and climbing Mt. Everest.

CAREER STATISTICS:
Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HBP SO OBP SB
2017 .208 25-14 48 9 10 2 0 0 2 8 3 17 .356 1-2
Totals .208 25-14 48 9 10 2 0 0 2 8 3 17 .356 1-2