Palomar Comets Baseball
Poway High School (Poway, CA), Class of 2006
Committed to Chico State University
PERSONAL: Born Aug. 20, 1988, at Pomerado
Hospital in Poway.... Son of Doug Edelbrock and Teri
Fazio. ... Has one sister, Kelli Edelbrock, who played
softball for Palomar..
Has a 2.9 grade-point average. ... Undecided
SEASON: First-team CCCBCA All-American,
CCCBCA All-State and All-Pacific Coast Conference
as the Comets' closer. ... Also selected to the American
Baseball Coaches Association Pacific Division
All-American first team. ... Compiled a 3-3 win-loss record, 10 saves to
set a new Palomar single-season record and
an ERA of 2.29, which ranks him as No. 20 on the
all-time Palomar list. ... Received team's Special Award
for his saves record. ... Opposing batters hit .190 against him. ...
Appeared in 25 games,
high on the club. ... Struck out 42
batters and walked 19 in 39 1/3 innings.... Only allowed 26 hits. .... Had seven saves in Pacific
Coast Conference games to tie the Palomar record, with an
ERA of 2.25 over 20 inningss. ... Struck out 24 batters in conference play.. ...
Threw four shutout relief innings, giving up
one hit, while striking out seven to notch the victory
in the Comets' 11-2 victory at Bakersfield on Jan. 30.
... Recorded his first save in a 3-2 win over Fullerton
on Feb. 5, pitching the final inning in relief of winner
Matt Strom. ... Allowed one earned run on two hits vs.
Mt. SAC on Feb. 13. ... Threw three shutout relief
innings, giving up one hit, to record save No. 2 as the
Comets won 3-1 at College of the Desert on Feb. 17. ...
Picked up his second victory at Imperial Valley on Feb.
21, pitching 2 1/3 innings of shutout relief,
surrendering one hit and striking out two. ... Pitched
two innings of one-hit, shutout ball vs. San Diego City
College on Feb. 24. .... Got his third save on Feb. 26
at San Diego Mesa, pitching the final two innings. ...
Came on to get the final out at Southwestern on Feb. 28
for save No. 4 as the Comets pinned a 5-3 loss on the
Jaguars, the runners-up in last year's state tournament.
... Closed out a 7-1 win over San Diego City College on
March 10 with a shutout relief inning. ... Pitched a
scoreless ninth inning, striking out two, in a 13-0 win
over San Diego Mesa on March 19. ... Finished off
Southern California No. 1-ranked Southwestern in the
Comets' 9-2 win on March 21 with a 1-2-3 ninth inning
and one strikeout. ... Pitched the last 1 1/3 innings,
striking out two, to notch his fifth save as the Comets
went on the road and beat the No. 1-ranked Jaguars again
10-6 on March 24. ... Worked the last two innings,
striking out two, to pick up the win as Palomar, which
came in ranked No. 3 in Southern California, beat No. 4
Grossmont 5-4 in 10 innings on March 26 to break a
two-way tie with the Griffins for first place. ... Came
right back to earn save No. 6 on March 28, striking out
three batters in the ninth inning as Palomar defeated
the host Griffins 10-7 to open up a two-game lead in the
conference race. ... Recorded his seventh save, pitching
a hitless, scoreless ninth inning, striking out one, in
a 4-1 win over Imperial Valley on April 4. ... Came in
with one out in the ninth and induced a double-play ball
to end the game on April 8, notching his eighth save, as
the Southern California No. 2-ranked Comets downed No. 1
Orange Coast 2-0. ... Tied Jerry Stafford's (San Diego
State, Florida Marlins organization) 19-year-old school
single-season record when he recorded his ninth save in
a 7-6 win at San Diego Mesa. Retired the Olympians
without a hit in the bottom of the ninth. ... Notched
his 10th save to set a new Palomar record on April 25 as
the Southern California No. 1-ranked Comets beat
visiting Southwestern 4-2 to clinch an outright
conference championship. ... Came in to close a 5-2
victory over Citrus on May 8, as the Comets swept the
teams' first-round Southern California Regional series
two games to zero. Came in during the ninth inning and
recorded the game's final three outs. ...Pitched an
inning of no-hit, shutout ball to close out a 7-3 win
over Long Beach City College in the Palomar Super
Regional on May 16.
APRIL 30 NORTH COUNTY TIMES COLUMN ON EDELBROCK BY JAY PARIS
SEASON: Appeared in four games for the Comets
in relief and finished with a 1-0 win-loss record. ... Gave up one run in two
innings Feb. 23 in a 7-2 victory over Ventura. ... Was
the winning pitcher in relief Feb.10 in a 15-13 victory
SCHOOL BASEBALL: Played for former Comet Bob Parry at Poway
High School, which won the 2006 CIF-San Diego Section
Division I championship.
(Updated as of June 11, 2009)