Paul Gonzales

San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Bellarmine Prep HS '03

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 185



Bats: Right
Throws: Right

2006: Appeared in nine games, starting two... Went 0-3 with 7.45 ERA... Best outing was against Cal Poly... Threw 4.1 scoreless innings, striking out two.

2005: Started seven of nine appearances... Went 1-3 with 6.67 ERA in 29.2 innings... Yielded just two ER with five strikeouts in 5.0 innings in win at Nevada (4/19).

2004: Appeared in 14 games, 10 as a starter... Finished with 4-3 record and 6.10 ERA... Moved into starting rotation after throwing 5.0 innings of shutout relief vs. Sacramento State, allowing just 2 hits and fanning 5 (2/10)... Earned first career win in that appearance... Held Sonoma State to a single earned run in 5.2 innings at Sonoma (3/1), then last 7.0 innings with three unearned runs vs. Chico in his next start (3/7).

BELLARMINE PREP '03: Twice earned All-West Catholic Athletic League honorable mention... Named Central Coast Section Player of the Week during his junior season... Also garnered first-team All-WCAL and All-Mid-Peninsula honors in football as a quarterback.

PERSONAL: Born in San Jose, Calif.... Majoring in communication... Parents are Paul & Jerilyn Gonzales... Would like to see more possibilities for triple plays in baseball... Best athlete he's ever faced is Jeff Schweiger, now defensive end at USC.