Parents are Larry and Carolyn ... served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to Caracas, Venezuela ... majoring in nursing.
Prepped at American Fork High where he lettered in football, basketball and cross country ... was all-state for former BYU player Kim Nelson in baseball... pitched in the state championship game as a sophomore.
Played as a freshman at Snow College in 1988 and was first-team all-conference in 1991.
Year ERA W-L APP GS CG SV IP H R ER BB SO 1992 2.84 4-2 22 0 0 1 31.2 29 15 10 18 28 1993 7.29 8-5 21 19 3 1 105.0 131 99 85 67 77
One of his victories came in 11 innings vs. Colorado State ... in addition to 22 appearances as a pitcher, he also got a walk, scored a run and got an RBI in three official plate appearances.
Recorded victories against Southern Utah (a shutout) , twice against Regis, Washington, twice against Air Force, Utah, and Wyoming ... got a single in a pinch-hit opportunity.