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20 Aaron Kim

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN IN 2018
Appeared in 24 games as designated hitter and reserve catcher ... Of nine starts, eight were as designated hitter and one as catcher ... Made college debut in opener at Concordia Irvine (2/8), going perfect 4-for-4 with double, hit-by-pitch and run scored ... First career home run was three-run, opposite-field shot down right field line vs. No. 4 Colorado Mesa (2/11) ... Second home run of season, a pinch-hit blast in eighth inning of West Regional opener vs. Point Loma (5/17), was team's 73rd of year, breaking single-season program record ... Handled all 35 defensive chances cleanly behind plate.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2017
Redshirted the season as one of four catchers on the roster.

SUMMER BALL
Played for the local Dove Tail Bats of the Western Baseball Association (WBA) during the 2018 summer ... Played for the So Cal Birds with UC San Diego teammate Antonio Barrios.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2016 graduate of Orange Lutheran High School ... Catcher for the Lancers in the tough Trinity League.

PERSONAL
Born Sept. 1 in Bellflower ... Communication major at Roosevelt College.

CAREER HITTING HIGHS (current through 2018 season)
At Bats: 5, 2/11/18 vs. Colorado Mesa
Runs: 2, 4/21/18 at Cal State San Bernardino-1
Hits: 4, 2/8/18 at Concordia Irvine
Doubles: 1, 3 times (last 5/5/18 vs. Cal State San Marcos-1)
Triples: 0
Home Runs: 1, 2 times (last 5/17/18 vs. Point Loma)
RBI: 3, 2/11/18 vs. Colorado Mesa
Walks: 2, 2/16/18 vs. San Francisco State
Stolen Bases: 0

CAREER HITTING STATISTICS (current through 2018 season)

Year AVG GP GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SLG BB HBP SO GDP OBP SF SH SB-ATT FLD%
2018 .250 24 9 44 8 11 3 0 2 8 20 .455 4 3 12 0 .353 0 0 0-0 1.000 (32-3-0)
TOTALS .250 24 9 44 8 11 3 0 2 8 20 .455 4 3 12 0 .353 0 0 0-0 1.000 (32-3-0)

GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS
2018

Position: Catcher
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 210
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
City/State: Orange, CA
High School: Orange Lutheran HS
College: Roosevelt
Major: Communication
Experience: 1 Letter
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