Palomar Comets Baseball
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SCHOOL: Poway (Poway, CA)
March 12, 1986 in Santa Clara, Calif. ...
Son of Bob and Marie Duffy. ... Has one
sister, Ann (23).
SEASON: Appeared in 14 games for Palomar, all
in relief, entering the post-season. ... Owned a 3.63 ERA for the season, striking
out 17 batters in 17 1/3 1/3 innings. ... Had an ERA of 3.00
over 6 innings in the Pacific Coast Conference. ...
Surrendered 1 run in 3 innings in the Comets'
season-opening 5-4 victory over Santa Ana, the
third-ranked team in Southern California, on Jan.
27. ... Pitched a shutout inning in a 6-5 win over
Cerritos on Feb. 1. ... Pitched 2 innings, giving up 1
hit and 0 earned runs, vs. Mt. SAC on Feb. 11. ...
Pitched 1/3 of a scoreless inning against Orange Coast
on Feb. 21. ... Worked 1 2/3 hitless, scoreless innings
vs. Grossmont on March 3. ... Combined with 5 other
pitchers to shut out Imperial Valley 8-0 on April 4,
coming in to get the Comets out of a bases-loaded, 0-out
jam in the top of the eighth inning by retiring all 3
batters he faced.
SEASON: Finished the season with a
2-0 record, a 4.50 earned run average and
11 strikeouts in 16 innings as Palomar
became the first San Diego County team to
reach the State Championship game in 31
years. ... Threw an inning of shutout
relief in the Comets' 9-2 win over
Cerritos on Feb. 5, retiring the side in
order without a ball being hit out of the
infield. ... Pitched an inning of
scoreless relief vs. Southwestern on
March 12, retiring the Jaguars in order
in the ninth inning. ... Threw an inning
of shutout relief in the Comets' 9-2 win
over San Diego Mesa on March 31. ...
Pitched a shutout inning in a 11-1 win at
San Diego Mesa on April 26. Allowed 1
baserunner by hitting the batter with
the pitch, but got out of the inning with
a double-play groundball. ... Pitched a
scoreless inning in relief in a 6-3
victory over Grossmont on May 4, striking
out 3 batters. Southern
California Regional Round 1 Came on in relief
to pick up the victory in the Comets'
second post-season game, a 7-4, 11-inning
win over Santa Barbara City College on
May 15. Pitched 3 innings of 2-hit,
scoreless ball, striking out 2 and
walking 0. Super
Regionals Pitched a shutout
inning in relief in a loss to
Southwestern on May 20, then came back to
throw two-thirds of a shutout inning May
22 and picked up the victory in a 5-4,
10-inning win over Southwestern on May 22
that put the Comets in the championship
game. State Final
Four Pitched 4 1/3
innings in relief vs. Santa Rosa on May
30, giving up 2 earned runs. The Bear
Cats won 5-1 to force an extra game in
the double-elimination tournament, then
won the State Championship by beating the
Palomar again and forcing the Comets to
settle for a state runner-up finish.
SCHOOL: Played for
former Palomar right fielder, San Diego
State All-American and Oakland A's Class
AAA minor league outfielder Bob Parry at
Poway High School. ... Titans advanced to the CIF-San
Diego Section Division I playoffs when he was a junior
in 2003 and a senior in 2004.
(Updated on May 24, 2006)