Palomar College
1140 W. Mission Rd.

San Marcos, CA 92069
(760) 744-1150 Ext. 2460
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Athletic Director:
John Woods


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NO. 17





5-9, 175, Age 19, Freshman

Escondido High School, Escondido, CA

Hometown: Escondido, Calif.

2004 SEASON: All-Pacific Coast Conference honorable mention. ... Fourth on the team in hitting with a .347 average, seeing action as the Comets' regular starting left fielder. ... Led the club in hit by pitches with 14 and was 13-for-14 on steals, also to lead the team. ... Batted .306 during the Pacific Coast Conference seaspm. ... Went 3-for-3 with 2 doubles and 2 RBIs Feb. 20 to help spark the Comets to a 19-2 victory over College of the Siskiyous. ... Was hit by 3 pitches and stole 2 bases later the same day in an 11-9 win over Mt. SAC on Feb. 20. ... Was 2-for-4 and drove in a run Feb. 21 in an 11-2 win vs. Mt. SAC. ... Was selected as Pacific Coast Conference Athlete of the Week for the week ending Feb. 29 after going 5-for-8 in two games during the week. ... Went 3-for-3 and walked, was hit by a pitch and stole a base vs. Orange Coast on Feb. 24. ... Went 2-for-5, doubled and drove in two runs as the Comets defeated San Diego City College 19-5 in their Pacific Coast Conference opener on Feb. 28. ... Helped pace a 10-1 win over San Diego Mesa on March 9, going 3-for-3 with a double and 2 RBIs. Made a diving catch in left field to rob the Olympians' Joe Cunningham of a base hit. ... Doubled, walked, was hit by a pitch, got down a sacrifice bunt and stole 2 bases vs. San Diego City College on March 13. ... Went 3-for-3 in a 15-0 win over San Diego City College on April 13, tripling, doubling and driving in 2 runs. ... Was 2-for-3 with a steal and was hit by pitches twice vs. Grossmont on April 29.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coach Bill Kutzner and later coach Steve Afenir, a former Palomar and University of Wyoming outfielder, at Escondido High School. ... Was Escondido's varsity, JV and freshman MVP in baseball; MVP and Most Inspirational Player as a receiver in football; and and Most Improved award winner baskeball. ... Played basketball for teams that were Valley League and CIF-San Diego Section Division III runners-up.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 11, 1984 in Oceanside. ... Son of Daniel and Brenda Fonseca. ... Has two brothers, Kamuna, 25 and Kalani, 21, and two sisters, Leilahi, 23 and McKena, 10. ... Nephew of Dave Fonseca, former Palomar outfielder who played in the San Francisco Giants organization. ... Also has three black belts in martial arts and is 49-0 as a kick-boxer.

(Note: Updated on Aug. 14, 2004. Player biographies are updated weekly during the season.)



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