Elijah Ontiveros
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Elijah  Ontiveros

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Oxnard, Calif.

High School:
Rio Mesa HS '12

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 170

Position:
C

Experience:
2V

Major:
Psychology


05/27/2017

Aggies outlast 'Eaters in slugfest finale

Hooper finishes a triple short of the cycle, collecting four hits and driving in four

05/20/2017

Seniors celebrated in Saturday's series finale

Cardinalli finishes with two hits, Anderson extends hitting streak to 19 games

05/18/2017

Missed chances haunt Aggies in series opener

Novak and Thomas finish with three hits apiece, Anderson's streak continues

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

2017: Appeared in 13 games, making eight starts... Collected his first career multi-hit game with a pair of doubles and three RBI in the second game of a doubleheader at Hawai'i on April 22... Also had two hits at UC Irvine on May 27 with a double and a run scored... Also drove in a run against UC Riverside on May 14.

2016: Appeared in three games off the bench, collecting only two at-bats.

2015: Late walk-on to the squad, adding depth at catcher... Finished 1-for-5 on the year, collecting his first career hit and RBI in the second game of a doubleheader against Gonzaga on Feb. 21... Also drew a walk at Hawai'i on April 3... Defensively, caught two batters trying to steal against Eastern Michigan on Feb. 25... Errorless in 20 chances behind the plate.

RIO MESA HS '12: All-Pacific View League second second team selection as a senior, batting .304 with 21 hits, five doubles, and 19 RBI, as a catcher for the Spartans... That performance followed a junior season during which he hit .274 with seven runs scored and 14 RBI, en route to all-league honorable mention honors.

PERSONAL: Parents are Gabriel and Audrey... Selected UC Davis because it's "a great college town with great educational opportunities... also competed for the men's crew club at UC Davis in 2013.

CAREER STATISTICS:
Year Avg GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB HBP SO OBP SB-A
2015 .200 12-0 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .333 0-0
2016 .000 3-0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0-0
2017 .233 13-8 30 2 7 3 0 0 4 2 0 5 .281 1-2
Totals .216 28-8 37 2 8 3 0 0 5 3 0 7 .275 1-2