Palomar College
1140 W. Mission Rd.

San Marcos, CA 92069
(760) 744-1150 Ext. 2480
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John Woods


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6-2, 225, Age 21, 2002 SOPHOMORE

Escondido High School, Escondido CA

4-YR. COLLEGE: Transfered to Bloomfield State (New Jersey) in Fall 2002

2001 SEASON: Finished the regular season with a 2.88 earned run average, second best on the team, for 34 1/3 innings. ... Has appeared in 15 games, third highest total on the team. ... Closed the regular season with a spectacular performance in a 10-3 win over Southwestern on April 30, when he threw seven innings of four-hit ball without giving up an earned run, to earn the win. ... Utilized primarily as a set-up man, he pitched three innings of shutout, two-hit ball in a win at Long Beach City College on Feb. 9; a 1-2-3 inning in a victory at Golden West on Feb. 12; two innings of shutout, no-hit ball at San Diego City College on March 2; and 3 2/3 innings of shutout, no-hit ball to pick up the win March 14 vs. San Diego Mesa. In that game he came on with the bases loaded and one out in the sixth and got out of the inning with a double-play ground ball, then proceeded to retire the first 10 batters he faced. ... Pitched two innings of no-hit, shutout relief ball vs. Grossmont on April 20, and threw 2 1/3 innings of no-hit, shutout relief vs. San Diego City College on April 25.

2002 POSTSEASON: Began a middle-relief stint with 3 2/3 shutout innings in the Comets' Southern California Regional opener against Glendale on May 10 before tiring and leaving the game in the eighth.

2001 SEASON: Was 6-0 for the Comets with an earned run averages of 2.83 for 35 innings. ... Girgenti made nine straight relief appearances without giving up a run to conclude the regular season. ... The last earned run he surrendered in a regular-season game came on Feb. 20 against Cypress. ... Pitching almost exclusively in relief, Girgenti's victories have come against Canada, College of the Siskiyous, San Diego City College, San Diego City again, Southwestern and Mt. SAC. ... Girgenti finished the Pacific Coast Conference season 3-0 with an ERA of 0.00 for 20 2/3 innings. ... Struck out 13 batters in the conference with only one walk.

1999, 2000 SEASONS: Did not play baseball.

HIGH SCHOOL: Was first-team All-Avocado League and second-team on the North County Times' All-North County team his senior season (1998) for coach Bill Kutzner. ... Had been a second-team all-league selection as a sophmore and junior in 1996 and 1997.

PERSONAL: Born Aug. 8, 1980 in Hackensack, N.J. ... Son of Chris and Cynthia Girgenti. ... Has one sister, Kristen (24).

(Note: Updated 11/14/02. Player biographies are updated weekly during the season.)



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