SEASON: Was 3-0 with a 3.94 ERA and
16 strikeouts in 16 innings as the Comets
became the first San Diego County team in
31 years to reach the State Championship
Game. ... Had a 3.86 ERA and 2-0 record
in the Pacific Coast Conference, where he
recorded 7 strikeouts in 7 innings. ...
Pitched an inning of relief, giving up an
unearned run, in a 9-2 win over Cerritos
on Feb. 5. ... Threw a scoreless inning
in relief in a 22-4 win over Imperial
Valley on March 8, striking out 2. ...
Had a 1-2-3 relief inning vs. defending
Pacific Coast Conference champion
Southwestern on March 12, striking out 1.
... Picked up the win in relief in a 7-5
win over Orange Coast, the first-place
team in the Orange Empire Conference, on
March 21. ... Notched his second victory
with a 3-inning relief effort in the
Comets' win over Grossmont on April 2.
... Pitched 2 shutout relief innings to
record the win and runhis record to 3-0
as the Comets defeated Imperial Valley
13-3 on April 9. Southern
California Super Regionals Surrendered 1 run
in 2 innings vs. Southwestern on May 20,
striking out 3. State
Final Four Pitched 1 1/3
innings of scoreless, hitless relief vs.
eventual State Champion Santa Rosa in
Fresno on May 30 as the Bear Cubs won 5-1
to force an extra game in the
double-elimination State Finals. Struck
out 2 Santa Rosa batters and walked 0.
and played third base for coach Steve
Walker at Scripps Ranch. ... Was
first-team All-Eastern League as a
senior, going 7-3 with a 2.30 ERA and
also batting .422.
Dec. 23, 1985, in Long Beach. ... Son of
Teri Denhart. ... Has one brother, Max,
12. ... Great-nephew of Lou Berberet, who
played seven years in the Major Leagues
for the New York Yankees, Washington
Senators, Boston Red Sox and Detroit
Tigers from 1954-1960.
(Note: Updated on June 2,
2005. Player biographies are updated at
least weekly during the season.)