Palomar Comets Baseball
So, 6-0, 190;
San Diego, CA
Santa Fe Christian (Solana
CA), Class of 2007
Transfer from Biola University
DIV. II COLLEGE:
Committed to UC San Diego.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 13, 1988 in Oakland,
CA. ... Son of Paul and Christa Hubbard. ... Has one
brother, Kyle (17), and two sisters, Hannah (14) and
Emily (10). ... Nephew of Bob Hubbard, former assistant
men's basketball coach at the University of Alabama.
ACADEMICS: Carried a 3.9 grade-point average
at Santa Fe Christian and was named to the San Diego
Union-Tribune All-Academic baseball team. ...
Carries a 3.7 college grade-point average. ... Business
major at Palomar.
SEASON: First-team All-Pacific Coast Conference
selection. ... Batted .329 for the Comets (.341 in
25 Pacific Coast Conference games) through the regular
season. ... Hit .304 in the post-season and.326 on the
all 50 games at either third base, where he was the
team's regular starter, or second base. ...
Had seven doubles, 29 RBIs and also has 14 successful sacrifice bunts,
fourth on Palomar's all-time single-season list. ...
. Had a 17-game hitting streak ended against Mt. San
Jacinto on April 7. ... Went 2-for-4 against Santa Ana, the No. 1-ranked team in
Southern California, on Jan. 29. ... Was 2-for-3 vs. Mt.
SAC on Feb. 13. ... Was 3-for-3, doubled, walked and
drove in four runs in an 11-1 win at Cerritos on Feb. 18
... Came back the following day to go 3-for-4, drive in
four more runs and walk in a 12-5 win on the road over a
Mt. San Jacinto team that came into the day with an 8-1
record. ... Went 3-for-3 with a double, a walk and an
RBI vs. San Diego City College on Feb.24. ... Helped
lead the Comets to a 13-0 win at Imperial Valley on
March 5, going 2-for-2, doubling, reaching base as a hit
batter, and contributing a sacrifice bunt and a
sacrifice fly and driving in three runs. ... Went
2-for-4 with an RBI and a walk in a 12-3 victory over
the Arabs on March 7. ... Went 2-for-3 with a walk, an
RBI and three runs scored in a 14-1 win on the road over
San Diego City College on March 12. ... Was 2-for-3 at
San Diego Mesa on March 17. ... Was 2-for-2 with an RBI
and two runs scored as the Comets pinned a 9-2 loss on
Southwestern, which came into the game ranked No. 1 in
Southern California, on March 21 at Myers Field. ...
Made a huge defensive play in the top of the 10th inning
on March 26 as the Comets, ranked third in Southern
California, took over the undisputed conference lead by
beating No. 4 Grossmont 5-4 at Myers Field. Crossed
behind the bag at third, stabbing stab a ball hit by
Griffins clean-up hitter Kevin Silvett and rifling a
shot to first baseman Alfonso Casillas to get Silvett by
half a step. ... Drove in a pair of runs with a single
and a sacrifice fly in a 25-2 win at Imperial Valley on
March 31. ... Ran hit hitting streak to 17 games with a
seventh-inning single in a 4-1 victory over the Arabs on
April 2. ... Went 2-for-4 and scored two runs on April 9
as the Comets, ranked No. 2 in Southern California,
pinned a 7-3 loss on Mt. San Jacinto, which entered the
game with a 27-5 record and a 12-game winning streak.
... Went 2-for-5 with a double and two RBIs on
April 14 as the Comets downed host San Diego City
College 17-5 to stretch their lead over second-place
Grossmont in the Pacific Coast Conference race to three
games with seven to play. ... Went 2-for-3 and scored
two runs as the Comets clinched no worse than a tie for
the Pacific Coast Conference championship by beating San
Diego Mesa 16-1 on April 22.... Went 2-for-3 as the
Comets opened the post-season with a 10-2 rout of Citrus
on May 8 to begin a two-game sweep of the Owls in a
best-of-3 series to open the Southern California
playoffs.... Doubled to drive in a run as the Comets
scored four runs in the third inning to break open a 5-0
victory over Mt. SAC in the Palomar Super Regional. ...
Went 2-for-4 and scored two runs in the Super Regional
championship game against Santa Ana on May 17.
SEASON: Played for Biola University in Los Angeles
as a true freshman, appearing in 22 games.
SCHOOL BASEBALL: Batted .358 and drove in 31 runs in making
first-team All-Coastal League as a senior during the
2007 season at Santa Fe Christian playing for former
Mets and Twins closer Rick Aguilera. ... Was a
second-team all-league selection as a sophomore and
junior and a four-year varsity letterman. ... Was team
MVP his senior season, when he helped lead the Eagles to
the CIF-San Diego Section Division V finals.
OTHER HIGH SCHOOL SPORT: Was Santa Fe Christian's starting
quarterback in football. ... Was team's Offensive MVP
and helped lead the Eagles to two CIF-San Diego Section
(Updated as of June 7, 2009)