AS A FRESHMAN IN 2016
All-CCAA Second Team ... Made college debut in opener vs. The Master's (2/6), earning the hold in relief with three no-hit frames beginning with a perfect sixth and allowing just two walks and a hit-by-pitch while striking out a pair ... Drew first college start vs. UT-Permian Basin (2/11) ... Combined with fellow true freshman Preston Mott on UCSD's lone shutout of 2016, 3-0 vs. No. 24 Cal Poly Pomona (3/20), facing one more than the minimum over the last three no-hit frames (2 BB) to earn third and final save ... Season bests of 6.0 innings pitched and six strikeouts in 10-2 win in doubleheader nightcap vs. Stanislaus State (4/2), allowing no runs on two singles and a walk.
Teammates with Jack Rupe, Jr., for the North Adams (Mass.) SteepleCats of the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) during the 2016 summer ... Played for Trosky Baseball (2013-15) and Trosky Brewers Pro Scout Team in 2014 ... 2015 Palomino World Series champion.
A 2015 graduate of Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose ... 2015 Perfect Game Preseason California Region All-High School Senior honorable mention ... All-West Catholic Athletic League (WCAL) Second Team as a senior ... Aided Monarchs to WCAL title as a junior, striking out 29 in 19.2 innings ... Went 2-0 with a 1.60 ERA over 43.2 innings as a senior, with 16 walks against 48 strikeouts ... Drew six starts among 11 mound appearances, with Mitty winning all six of those contests, while hitting .250 with one home run and eight RBI as an outfielder ... Player of the Game at 2014 Buchanan Summer Elite tournament ... Selected to play in All-Academic Game at 2014 Arizona Fall Classic ... Also competed in basketball.
Born Feb. 21 in Mountain View ... Parents are John and Kristin Mora, who both attended the University of San Francisco ... Father played soccer at USF from 1989-92 ... Has a younger brother named Justin ... Communication major at Muir College ... Interested in pursuing professional baseball or a job that applies to his major ... Most memorable moment in baseball was winning league title as a high school junior ... Enjoys playing the guitar ... Roots for the San Francisco Giants ... Favorite athlete is Giants great Barry Bonds ... Top movie is The Sandlot ... Listens to Kenny Chesney ... Loves grilled chicken.
CAREER PITCHING HIGHS (current through 2016 season)
Innings Pitched: 6.0, 4/2/16 vs. Stanislaus State-2
Hits: 6, 4/10/16 at Sonoma State-1
Runs: 6, 5/12/16 vs. Chico State
Earned Runs: 6, 5/12/16 vs. Chico State
Walks: 4, 4/23/16 at Cal State Monterey Bay-1
Strikeouts: 6, 4/2/16 vs. Stanislaus State-2
CAREER PITCHING STATISTICS (current through 2016 season)
2016: .813 (7-6-3)
TOTALS: .813 (7-6-3)