NEVADA Challenging for a spot in the weekend rotation or will be one of the top relievers out of the bullpen in his initial season with the Wolf Pack ... Brings two years of junior college experience to the team ... Big right-handed pitcher at 6-6.
PRIOR TO NEVADA College: Redshirted at Long Beach State then transferred to Golden West College for two seasons under Roberto Villarreal ... In 2012 earned first-team All-Orange Empire Conference honors and in 2013 was a second-team selection.
High School: Lettered three years of baseball and two seasons of basketball at Pacifica High School in Garden Grove, Calif. ... Team captured 2009 Empire League Championship ... Second-team All-Empire League basketball selection ... In 2009 and 2010 earned first-team all-league honors in baseball ... Named 2010 Pacifica High School Athlete of the Year ... Second-team All-League basketball selection in 2010.
PERSONAL Communications major ... Son of Sarah Deitrich ... Enjoys dunking while playing basketball in his free time, as well as surfing at the beach ... Grandfather Ben Harrington ran Cross Country at Cornell ... Chose to attend Nevada over Michigan and Loyola Marymount University for the college atmosphere ... Career highlights include: Scoring 34 points during senior basketball season against Northview High School and throwing a no-hitter vs. Valencia ... Sports heroes include: Jackie Robinson, LeBron James, Blake Griffin and James Lee.