Series action begins Friday (Feb. 23) at 2 p.m. and continues Saturday (Feb. 24) at 1 p.m., with the series finale beginning Sunday (Feb. 25) at 1 p.m.
Garcia taken by Kansas City in 15th round, Razo in the 16th round by Seattle
UC Davis faces Utah Valley in three-game set at Dobbins Stadium
UC Davis kicks off four-game home stand against former conference rival
A total of 56 Aggies appear on conference's winter and spring All-Academic squads
2015:ALL-BIG WEST CONFERENCE FIRST TEAM... Started 56 of the team's 57 games, catching all but29 of a possible 509.1 innings thrown by the pitching staff... Hit a career-best .320 with 19 doubles, three triples, a home run, 31 RBI, and 30 runs scored... Ranked 10th in the league in slugging (.456), second in doubles, tied for sixth in triples, ninth in total bases (94)... Named the Big West Player of the Week on March 30, helping the Aggies to a win over San Francisco and a sweep of UC Riverside to open conference play... Erased 25 would-be base stealers from his spot behind the plate -- tied for the most among Big West catchers at the end of the season... Ranked among the top 100 in the NCAA in doubles and doubles per game (0.34)... Tied for third on the team with 17 multi-hit games, including seven with three-or-more hits... Led the team with eight multi-RBI games... Finished with a season-best 10-game hitting streak from April 8-24, batting .452 (19-for-42) with eight runs scored, five doubles, and five RBI... Slugged his first career home run in the series finale against Cal State Fullerton on April 12... Also clubbed the first three triples of his career against Eastern Michigan (Feb. 24), Nevada (March 3), and Pacific (April 24)... Tied a career high with four hits against the Titans on April 11... Tied a career high with three RBI on four occasions, including three times in a four-game span against UC Riverside and Saint Mary's... Finished with a pair of doubles and two RBI against CSUN on May 9... Walked three times against Nevada (March 10).
2014: Split time at catcher for the Aggies as a junior, appearing in 32 games and making 25 starts... Hit a career-high .267 on the season with four doubles, seven runs scored, and driving home nine runs... Logged six multi-hit games on the year, including a 4-for-5 night at Gonzaga on May 9... Also added a 3-for-4 day with an RBI against Portland on Feb. 21... Drove home two runs in a game three times against Seattle (Feb. 16), San Jose State (March 8), and Cal State Northridge (May 3)... Named to the Big West Conference spring All-Academic Team.
2013: Made 12 starts at catcher in 24 total appearances...Hit .220 in 50 at-bats with six runs scored, three doubles and seven RBIs...Went a season-best 2-for-2 with a run scored after entering as a pinch hitter and taking over at catcher against UC Riverside on April 19...Had his first career hit against Washington on Feb. 16...First career RBI came two games later against Utah on Feb. 23 on his first career double.
2012: Entered the game as a pinch runner on Feb. 20 against Utah for his lone appearance of the season.
SOQUEL HS '11: Four-year All-Santa Cruz County Athletic League honoree at catcher, including first-team distinction as a junior and senior... Batted .488 with 22 RBIs as a junior, .412 with 4 homers and 24 RBIs as a senior.
PERSONAL: Born in Soquel, Calif.... Majoring in communication... Parents are Reggie & Kamala Silva... Oldest of three siblings, along with Ivan and Autumn... Career highlight was hitting a walk-off three-run shot in a tournament.