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Austin Kamel Athlete Profile

#41 Austin Kamel

Position: Left Hand Pitcher Height: 6-7 Weight: 225 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2015 Hometown: Malibu, CA Last School: Oxnard College


  • Born in in Santa Monica, Calif.
  • Parents are Brian and Kathy Kamel
  • Father played basketball at USC and mother was on ski team at Oregon
  • Likes surfing
  • Majoring in history


Before BYU

  • Prepped at Harvard Westlake and Oaks Christian
  • Coached by Tim Penprose
  • Selected to all-tournament team in the Big League Dugout Classic
  • Had the highest strikeout ratio per inning in the Mission League
  • Lettered four years in high school
  • Coached by John Larson at Oxnard College
  • Was All-Western State Conference
  • Was on the top MLB draft prospect list for the California region
  • Had a 6-3 record in 67 innings, 1.48 ERA with 61 strikeouts
  • Threw a no-hitter vs. LA Pierce College in 2014
  • Recruited by New Mexico State, Iowa, Ole Miss, San Francisco, Washington, Cal State Northridge and Duke