Nevada 2011 (So.): Appeared in 48 games, starting 46 behind the plate ... hitting .289 this season, with 41 hits in 142 at-bats ... hit eight doubles scored 22 runs and drove in 25 ... four home runs tied with Joe Kohan and Nick Melino for second most on the team ... hit a game-winning homer in the eighth inning of a scoreless game vs. Seattle (4/10) ... six runners picked off were second most in the WAC and 19 runners caught stealing led the conference ... eight multi-hit games were seventh most on the team and nine multi-RBI games were tied for second ... set a new career high for hits with three against UNLV (3/5), Pacific (3/11) and at LA Tech (5/1) ... also set career highs with two walks versus Utah Valley (4/3) and two doubles against Pacific (3/11) ... earned second Nevada letter.
2010( Fr.): Played 32 games and started 23 behind the plate for the Wolf Pack in his freshman season...had two multi-RBI games including a season high 5 RBI vs. LA Tech (5/22)...hit a grand slam vs. LA Tech (5/22)...hit .221 with four doubles, five home runs and 14 RBI in 68 at-bats...had three two hit games coming against UC Irvine (3/26), Hawai'i (5/1), and San Jose State (5/9)...homered in three consecutive games vs. Hawai'i (5/2), SJSU (5/8) and SJSU (5/9)... earned first Nevada letter.
High School Four-year letterwinner for coach Tom Meusborn at Chatsworth High School in Chatsworth, Calif...helped the Chancellors win three consecutive CIF City titles from 2007-09 and a pair of West Valley League titles in 2007 and 2008...first-team All-City, Los Angeles Section and West Valley League his senior year...hit a three-run homer in the city championship and totaled three hits in the game on the way to earning player of the game honors.
Personal Business major...born Dec. 31, 1990...son of Lily Escobar...in his free time likes to listen to music, watch movies and exercise...drafted in the 41st round of the 2009 MLB draft by the Houston Astros...career highlight was winning three consecutive high school city championships.