AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012
Redshirted the season.
Played for the Bay Area Warriors in 2010 and 2011.
A 2011 graduate of Redwood High School in Larkspur ... An All-Marin County Athletic League First Team selection in 2011 ... Also earned Redwood's Coaches' Award as a senior ... A second-team all-league pick in 2010 ... Giants won a league title in 2010 ... Played freshman football and junior varsity basketball.
Born Dec. 30, 1992 in Torrance ... Parents are Hank and Susan Wirta ... Father played baseball at USC ... Has an older brother named Alex, who played baseball at Carleton College ... Majoring in general biology at Roosevelt College ... Interested in attending medical school ... A fan of the San Francisco Giants and Oakland Raiders ... Lists Barry Bonds and Raiders wide receiver Denarius Moore as his favorite athletes ... The Dark Knight is his top movie ... Hobbies include listening to music and playing basketball.