Palomar Comets Baseball
So., 6-4, 200;
San Diego, California
SCHOOL: Scripps Ranch (San Diego, CA)
Dec. 23, 1985, in Long Beach. ... Son of
Teri Denhart. ... Has one brother, Max Denhart,
13. ... 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.
SEASON: All-Pacific Coast Conference honorable
mention. ... Compiled a 5-2 record and a 2.70 ERA, striking
out 52 batters in 56 innings, during the regular season. ...
Finished the post-season 5-3 with a 3.30 ERA. ... Was
8-3 for the Comets over the past 2 seasons.
... Has appeared in 13 games on the season, 8 as a
starter. ... Finished 3-1 with an ERA of 2.48 in the
Pacific Coast Conference, striking out 31 batters and
walking 9 over 32 2/3 innings. ... Threw an inning of 1-hit,
shutout relief in Palomar's 5-4 victory over Santa Ana,
the No. 2-ranked team in Southern California on opening
day, Jan. 27. ... Pitched 2/3 innings of hitless,
scoreless relief in a 6-5 win over Cerritos on Feb.1.
... Made his first start of the season a memorable one
as he beat San Bernardino Valley 11-2 on Feb. 10,
pitching 5-innings of shutout, 4-hit ball, striking out
5 and walking 0. ... Threw 5 innings of 3-hit, shutout
ball with 5 strikeouts and 1 walk to record the win as
the Comets pounded host Mt. San Jacinto 12-1 on Feb. 23.
... Pitched 6 innings of 3-hit ball, surrendering 1 run,
and struck out 6 while walking 1 in a 16-3 rout of host
San Diego City College on March 6 and was honored as
Pacific Coast Conference Men's Athlete of the Week for
that performance. ... Struck out 7
batters and walked 1 in 2 2/3 relief innings in a
6-4 win on the road over Grossmont on March 16. ...
Pitched the first 6 innings, giving up 1 run while
striking out 5 and walking 0, to beat San Diego Mesa 8-1
on the road April 1. ... Threw 6 2/3 innings of 5-hit
ball, surrendering a lone unearned run and striking out
6, vs. Southwestern on April 27. ... Defeated San Diego
City College 10-3 on April 29 as the Comets clinched at
least a tie for the conference title. Surrendered 2 runs
on 5 hits, striking out 4 and walking 1. ... . . ...
California Regionals Round 1
Started and took the loss
vs. Rio Hondo on May 14.
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.
(Updated on May 24, 2006)