AS A FRESHMAN IN 2018
Drew 14 appearances, all in relief, with 3.10 ERA, 2-0 record, three saves, and 34 strikeouts against 11 walks over 29.0 innings pitched ... Opponents hit just .208 ... Made college debut in home opener vs. No. 4 Colorado Mesa (2/9), tossing perfect seventh with first career strikeout ... Best outing came in postseason debut at CCAA Championship, closing out 19-1 romp vs. Cal State LA with five shutout, near-perfect frames ... Retired final 15 batters in order after walking initial batter to lead off fifth, striking out four.
Pitched for independent Alaska Goldpanners of Fairbanks during 2018 summer.
A 2017 graduate of Hemet High School ... Four-year varsity Scholar-Athlete for the Bulldogs ... Aided Hemet into first round of CIF Southern Section Division 4 playoffs as a senior ... Pitched and played shortstop ... All-Mountain Pass League (MPL) honors as a junior ... Winning pitcher and MVP of 2015 CIF-SS Division 5 championship game.
Born July 26 ... Parents are Robert and Denise Leonard ... Psychology major at Sixth College ... Most memorable baseball moment is 2018 road to Cary ... Favorite UC San Diego moment is comeback win at Azusa Pacific in West Region finals ... Enjoys photography ... Roots for Los Angeles Angels ... Favorite athlete is Max Scherzer ... Top movie is Interstellar ... Listens to Kings of Leon.
CAREER PITCHING HIGHS (current through 2018 season)
Innings Pitched: 5.0, 5/9/18 vs. Cal State LA
Hits: 4, 2 times (last 4/28/18 at Cal State LA-1)
Runs: 4, 3/25/18 at Cal State Monterey Bay-1
Earned Runs: 3, 5/21/18 at Azusa Pacific
Walks: 3, 2 times (last 5/21/18 at Azusa Pacific)
Strikeouts: 6, 3/29/18 vs. Cal State East Bay
CAREER PITCHING STATISTICS (current through 2018 season)
2018: 1.000 (1-4-0)
TOTALS: 1.000 (1-4-0)