Kevin Barker
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
San Francisco, Calif.

High School:
St. Ignatius Prep '11

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 200

Position:
OF

B/T:
R/R

2014: ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE SECOND TEAM... Experienced a breakout year offensively, starting 50 of the team's 54 games... hit .335 to rank seventh in the Big West and second among regulars... led the Aggies with a career-high 63 hits, including 10 doubles, a triple, and a home run, while driving in career-best 21 runs... slugged .415 and posted a .395 on-base percentage... Ranked second on the team with 18 multi-hit games, including a 4-for-5 effort against San Jose State (March 11) and a 5-for-6 night against UC Riverside in the opening game of a three-game series on April 17... Scored a season-high two runs twice against Seattle (Feb. 15) and New Mexico State (March 15)... Drove home a career-high three runs against Portland (Feb. 23)... Collected hits in 13 consecutive games from April 11 to May 9 -- the longest such streak by an Aggie in 2014 -- batting .364 (20-for-55), scoring seven times, and driving home nine... Reached base safely in a team-best 25 consecutive contests from March 16 to May 13.

2013: Hit .244 while making 34 starts in 48 games played... Tallied 20 runs, five doubles, three triples and 12 RBIs... Had three RBIs in back-to-back games against San Jose State and Utah in February... Posted a hit in 9-of-12 games from March 12 to April 9... Scored three runs and went 3-for-4 with a double in the Aggies' 19-8 win over UC Riverside on April 21.

2012: Appeared in 54 games with 42 starts as a true freshman, most of which came in right field... Posted a batting average of .300 with an on-base percentage of .370 and a team high .450 slugging percentage... Led the Aggies with 15 doubles while also recording two triples and two home runs to go with 19 RBI... Both home runs came in back-to-back contests at UC Santa Barbara on Apr. 27 and 28... Hit 2-for-4 with three RBI against Creighton on Mar. 4... Also hit 3 RBI on May 8 at Nevada and went 4-for-5 against Saint Mary's on May 22 with three RBI and one run scored... First collegiate hit came in third game of the season against Utah on Feb. 20... Put together nine-game hitting streak, beginning with a 2-for-4 performance at then-No. 7 Arizona on Mar. 7... Went 14-of-35 with eight runs during the streak.

ST. IGNATIUS PREP '11: Made All-West Catholic Athletic League second team in 2011 after earning honorable mention as a junior... Added Rawling/Perfect Game All-California Region honorable mention... Batted .351 with 17 RBIs and 18 stolen bases as a senior... Hit .425 with 1.036 OPS as a junior... Selected for 2010 Under Armour Preseason All-America tournament in Tucson, Ariz.

PERSONAL: Born in San Francisco, Calif... . Majoring in civil engineering... Parents are Bruce & Melissa Barker... Bruce played football at Stanford... Has two younger sisters, Cicely (21) and Celeste (16)... Would title his autobiography, All Bark, All Bite... Career highlight was dog-piling on the AT&T Park mound after St. Ignatius beat Sacred Heart for the Bruce Mahoney Trophy.

CAREER STATISTICS:

Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HBP SO OBP SB
2012 .300 54-42 170 30 51 15 2 2 19 11 8 32 .370 4-10
2013 .244 48-34 127 20 31 5 3 0 12 9 8 34 .333 1-1
2014 .335 50-50 188 17 63 10 1 1 21 13 7 41 .395 7-14
Career .299 152-126 485 67 145 30 6 3 52 33 23 107 .370 12-25