NEVADA Outstanding defensive outfielder who is expected to once again patrol center field ... Did not commit an error in his first three years in the program and has eight outfield assists ... Should once again hit at the top of the lineup ... Expected to provide the team leadership in his senior season.
2012 (Jr.): Made 33 starts in center field and played in 53 games his junior year ... Seven extra base hits on the season, five doubles, a triple and a home run that came at New Mexico State ... Longest hit streak was five games and had a streak of 10 games of reaching base that tied for eighth longest on the team ... Lettered for the third year. 2011 (So.): Appeared in 43 games and started in 20 in his sophomore season at Nevada ... Started one game in left field and 19 in center field ... Served as the leadoff hitter in 14 of his 20 starts ... Five outfield assists tied for tops on the team ... Three times had two hits in a game versus Pacific, at LA Tech and at SJSU ... Tripled at Loyola Marymount ... Hit his second career home run at LA Tech ... Posted an on-base percentage of .337 ... Stole five bases in seven attempts. 2010 (Fr.): Hit .200 in limited action his freshman season ... Saw action in 21 games starting one in center field ... Season high four at-bats came against UC Davis ... Hit a grand slam against Seattle ... Four RBI vs. Seattle were a season high ... Stole four bases in four attempts ... Earned first Nevada letter.
PRIOR TO NEVADA Four-year letterwinner in baseball for coach Ben Jacobs at Richland High School in Richland, Wash. ... Lettered twice in basketball and three times in football ... Two-time All-Columbia Basin Big Nine selection in baseball and twice earned second-team all-state honors ... Helped the Bombers to the 2007 and 2009 Washington State titles ... All-state defensive back his junior year and wide receiver as a senior ... Twice selected all-conference defensive back and wide receiver ... Defensive player of the year as a junior and co-offensive player of the year his senior season ... Senior year hit .350 with 23 stolen bases ... Career .365 hitter with a RHS record 72 stolen bases.
PERSONAL Journalism major ... Son of Mark and Teri Rowe ... Enjoys watching movies, playing pool, ping pong, video games, snowboarding and golfing in his free time ... Career highlight was winning two state high school championships, playing at Safeco Field three times, home of the Seattle Mariners along with playing in the American Legion World Series Championship ... Sports heroes are Ken Griffey Jr., Dustin Pedroia and Reggie Bush.
SINGLE-GAME HIGHS: Hits: 2, 9 times Doubles: 1, 7 times Triples: 1, Oregon State, Apr 10, 2012 ; at Loyola Marymount, Feb 25, 2011 Home runs: 1, 3 times last at New Mexico St., Apr 05, 2012 Total bases: 5, at LA Tech, May 01, 2011 RBI: 2, Fresno St., Apr 27, 2012 ; San Francisco St., Mar 07, 2012 ; at Seattle, May 06, 2012 Runs scored: 3, 3 times Walks: 2, 5 times Hit by pitch: 1, 11 times At bats: 5, 3 times Stolen bases: 2, Pacific, Mar 13, 2011 Putouts: 7, Utah Valley, Feb 25, 2012 Assists: 1, 8 times