Freshman who is battling for the starting spot at catcher ... Should see considerable game action in his first year in the program.
PRIOR TO NEVADA
Lettered twice for coach Craig Gianinno at Juniperro Serra High School in San Mateo, Calif. ... Senior year was team MVP, first-team All-West Catholic Athletic League , first-team CIF-Central Coast Section, All Daily News prep first team, San Jose Mercury News first team and Rawlings Perfect Game California Region all-high school honorable mention ... Team won the West Catholic Athletic League Championship ... Hit .348 with five home runs, 25 RBI, a .596 slugging percentage and .517 on base percentage.
Son of Nick and Cathy Theroux ... Journalism major ... Chose the Pack over New Mexico State and Utah ... Career highlights including hitting two home runs on senior day for his mom and winning league championship his senior year after starting the year in last place.