2010: Appeared in 16 games mostly as a pinch hitter, but started 5 games in outfield... Recorded a hit at Cal State Fullerton (4/1), at Cal State Bakersfield (4/18) and against Santa Clara (5/19)... Finished the season with 4 runs and 2 RBI.
GILROY HS '08: Earned All-Tri-County Athletic League honors for three years, including first-team accolades as a junior and senior... Two-time All-Central Coast Section honoree... Went 7-1 as a pitcher in 2007, helping team reach CCS semifinals... Also starred in soccer, earning league MVP and Defender of the Year awards as a senior... Three-time All-CCS honoree, including first-team distinction as a senior.
PERSONAL: Born in Gilroy, Calif.... Majoring in civil engineering... Parents are Joe & Kim Grove... Proudest personal accomplishment was winning a CCS title in soccer then playing in football section championship and baseball section semifinal in the same year... Hopes to visit all MLB ballparks with his father and grandfather.