UC Davis closes out homestand against Causeway rival Sacramento State Tuesday before welcoming Big West power UC Santa Barbara in for three this weekend
UC Davis heads to Reno before hosting two-of-three with the Tigers
UC Davis stays local hoping to end season-long skid
UC Davis looks to bounce back on the road against defending conference champions
UC Davis hosts San Francisco for mid-week clash before Big West rival Hawai'i comes to town
2011: Finished with a .211 batting average, making 31 starts in 40 appearances in his first year with UC Davis... Recorded 19 hits, including a 3-for-3 outing at Long Beach State on Apr. 10... Went 3-for-4 with a run in 5-0 win over Santa Clara on May 11... Drew four walks and drove in four RBI, including two in a 1-for-3 performance at Pacific on May 7... Improved to .250 batting average in Big West Conference action (13-of-52).
COLLEGE OF SAN MATEO `10: Led Bulldogs to California Community College State Baseball Final Four where College of San Mateo finished as state runner-up for the fourth time... Posted a .352 batting average during the 2010 season, recording 40 runs, 51 hits, six doubles and three triples to go with 18 RBI and 18 stolen bases in 21 attempts... Received All-Coast Golden Gate Conference first team honors as an infielder... In 2009, the Bulldogs were conference champions with a 30-11 overall record... Dean's List honoree.
FRESNO STATE: Posted .316 batting average in 2009, his lone year with the Bulldogs... Appeared in 16 games with four starts and recorded four runs, six hits, two doubles and six RBI... Made two appearances on the mound for Fresno State, giving up three hits and three earned runs in 0.2 innings of work.
JUNIPERO SERRA HS `08: Served double duty as shortstop and pitcher during a three-year career where Serra HS won three straight West Catholic Athletic League championships... Finished stellar senior season as the West Catholic Athletic League Player of the Year honors and was a CalHi Sports All-State selection for the second straight year... NorCal Preps first team honoree after posting a .535 batting average and a 5-1 record with a 1.60 earned run average as a pitcher... Named to San Francisco Chronicle's All-Metro first team and was team's Most Valuable Player... Concluded his junior year with a .432 average and a 0.89 earned run average to earn All-WCAL first team honors... Selected as the San Mateo Times Player of the Year and was a California Baseball Coaches' Association Junior All-State North-South Series participant... Also lettered two years in basketball... Honorable mention for the Shea Sportsmanship Award graduation medal, the highest honor that Serra HS grants a graduating senior.
PERSONAL: Born in San Carlos, Calif. to parents Ross and Linda Algrove... Has one older sister Ashley... Majoring in communication and hopes to pursue a career in either coaching or teaching... Says that former Aggie Daniel Descalso is his sports hero, while his father is his nonsports hero... Career highlight was advancing to the state championship while at College of San Mateo.