UC Davis heads to Saint Mary's for midweek clash before three-game series at Long Beach State
Olson's RBI double, Silva's two-run single in the eighth brings UC Davis back
UC Davis looks to complete season sweep against Bay Area rivals
UC Davis opens five-game homestand with midweek clash against Sacramento State
2008: Made 20 appearances, going 2-2 with a 4.10 ERA... Struck out 19 batters in 26.1 innings... Held opponents to a .283 batting average... Pitched four innings of one-hit ball against Gonzaga (3/24) to earn his first win of the season... Other win was a one-hit performance in three innings of relief at Cal Poly (4/20)... Came into the second game of a doubleheader with Utah (3/1) as a pinch hitter... Recorded 6 multiple-strikeout outings.
2007: Did not play due to injury.
2006: Went 3-0 with a 2.70 ERA in four starts... Allowed a .247 batting average and struck out 12 in 20.0 innings... Granted medical hardship year.
2005: Made 17 pitching appearances, including three starts... Finished 1-1 with 6.56 ERA in 35.2 innings... Made collegiate debut vs. Sacramento State, hurling 3.0 relief innings with no ER (2/13)... Lasted 5.2 innings with 2 ER and 3 strikeouts in first career start vs. Hawai'i (3/2)... Also appeared as a pinch runner, scoring a run at San Diego (2/18) and stealing a base vs. USF (2/23).
VALLEY CHRISTIAN HS '04: Captured first-team All-West Catholic Athletic League honors (as a pitcher) in 2004... Also named that year to All-Central Coast Section and All-San Jose Mercury News first teams as an outfielder... Won All-WCAL second-team honors as a junior, honorable mention as a sophomore... Helped lead team to 27-10 record and CIF-CCS D-II title in 2002... Played summer ball for NorCal Baseball and Santa Clara Red Sox... Selected as No. 1 arm at 2002 Junior Olympics, leading team to 4th-place finish... Red Sox captured Palomino World Series title in 2004.
PERSONAL: Born in San Jose, Calif.... Computer engineering major... Parents are Gary & Donna McChesney... Career highlight was homering in the Palomino World Series championship game.