UC Davis represented on rosters in seven different leagues this summer
Hooper finishes a triple short of the cycle, collecting four hits and driving in four
Aggies get the tying run to third in the ninth before falling
Blais allows just four hits over seven-plus innings, Novak collects two hits
Cardinalli finishes with two hits, Anderson extends hitting streak to 19 games
2016: Appeared in 29 games, making a pair of starts on the mound... Finished the year 1-5 with a 5.43 ERA in 54.2 innings... Struckout 35 batters and held opponents to a .250 average on the year... His 29 appearances rank fifth in the Big West, and No. 83 in the nation, while he allowed the fourth fewest hits (50) among qualifying Big West pitchers... Made his collegiate debut against Portland on Feb. 20, allowing an unearned run while striking out a season-high four over three innings... Made his first career start against Stanford on Feb. 22, allowing two earned on five hits over four innings, and striking out a pair... Also allowed a pair of runs on four hits over five innings in a start against San Francisco on March 1 in a 2-1 loss... Earned his first career win in relief against nationally ranked UC Santa Barbara on May 6, allowing a hit and striking out a pair in two innings of a 6-2 win over the Gauchos... Opponents hit just .244 against him in 27 relief appearances... Posted his first career save against Pacific on May 1 in a 9-5 win over the Tigers, allowing two runs on a hit while striking out three over 3.1 innings of work at home.
COLLEGE PARK HS '15
A four-year letter winner for the Falcons... Helped lead his team to a pair of CIF North Coast Section championships as a junior and senior... Also won three Diablo Valley Athletic League crowns in 2012, 2014, and 2015... Threw 18 innings, striking out 17, and posting a 1.17 ERA as a senior... DVAL Pitcher of the Year and a Louisville Slugger High School All-America second team selection as a junior, finishing 11-1 with a 0.78 ERA, striking out 54 in 72 innings... Also hit .375 that season... Struck out 28 in 35 innings with a 3.60 ERA as a sophomore, helping the Falcons to a section semifinals appearance... Also struck out 16 in 16 innings with a 0.45 ERA as a freshman, helping his team to a league title and a section semifinals berth.
Parents are Robert and Deanne... Has an older sister, Lindsay... Lists his career sports highlight as winning back-to-back CIF North Coast Section championships... Lists his favories facility he's played at as the USA Baseball Training Complex in North Carolina... If he could play any other sport at UC Davis, it would be water polo... Sports hero is Andy Pettite.
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