Palomar Comets Baseball
Fr, 6-4, 210 ;
Vista High School (Vista, CA), Class of 2007
PERSONAL: Born July 18, 1988 at Tri-City
Hospital in Oceanside. ... Son of George and Marci
Grihalva. ... Has one brother, Chris Reed, and one
sister, Sydney Grihalva (13)
ACADEMICS: Carried a 3..5 grade-point
average at Vista High School. ... Has a 3.75 grade-point
average at Palomar (4.0 for the 2008 Fall Semester. ...
SEASON: Was 1-1 with an ERA of 0.90 for 10. ... Appeared in eight games , all in relief,
while missing a good chuck of the season with an injury ... Struck out seven batters
and walked two. ... Pitched two innings of shutout
relief, allowing one hit, in an 11-2 win at Bakersfield
on Jan. 30. ... Pitched 2.1 innings of scoreless,
shutout relief in a 2-0 victory over Saddleback on Feb.
3. ... Pitched a scoreless relief inning as the Comets
downed Mt. San Jacinto on the road on Feb. 19.... Struck
out the only two batters he faced in a 12-3 win over Imperial Valley on March 7.
... In his first game back from an injury, combined with
Bobby Shore, Aaron Edwards and Travis Strong to pitch a
five-hitter on May 8 as the Comets opened the
post-season with a 10-2 win over Citrus to begin their
two-game sweep of a best-of-3 series against the Owls to
open the Southern California Regionals. Pitched a
hitless, scoreless ninth inning. ... Pitched one-third
of a shutout inning vs. Santa Ana in the Palomar Super
Regional on May 16.
SCHOOL BASEBALL: Pitched two seasons for coach Rick Lepire,
a one-time Palomar pitching coach, at Vista High School.
(Updated as of June 7, 2009)