Joel Needham
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Huntington Beach, Calif.

High School:
Huntington Beach HS '00

Last College:
Golden West College

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200

Position:
RHP

Major:
History

Bats: Right
Throws: Right

2003: Went 2-1 with team-best 6 saves in 20 relief appearances... Compiled 3.55 ERA in 33.0 innings, walking 13 and striking out 17... Save total ranks T5th in school record book... Had first career save at Sonoma State (2/15)... First win came in a 2.0-inning stint at USF (3/25)... Opponents hit just .228, managing only 6 extra-base hits.

GOLDEN WEST COLLEGE: Played two seasons at Golden West... Sophomore year pitched in 14 games with 5.83 ERA... Posted 5-4 record with 16 strikeouts... His 14 appearances was second in the conference while his five wins were fifth.

HUNTINGTON BEACH HS '00: No information available.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 16, 1981 in Long Beach, Calif.... History major... Parents are Daniel & Carol Needham.