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2008 Season

2008 Roster

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No. Name Position B/T Year Ht Wt High School/College
4 1B R/R SO 5'8 175 Rodriquez
21 2B R/R SO 5'9 175 Fairfield
26 1B R/R FR 5'10 185 Dixon
15 R/R FR 6'0 170 Fairfield
18 LHP L/L FR 6'4 185 Vacaville
17 OF R/R FR 6'0 170 St. Pats
29 RHP L/R FR 6'3 215 Rodriquez
7 OF R/R FR 5'9 165 Portland High, Tenn. 
20 RHP R/R FR 6'0 195 Will C. Wood
27 RHP R/R SO 5'11 230 Middletown
5 RHP/OF R/R SO 6'1 170 Valley Christian
28 RHP R/R SO 5'11 195 St. Pats
34 RHP R/R SO 6'5 230 Pinole
12 RHP R/R SO 5'8 180 Dixon
11 SS R/R SO 6'1 160 Benicia
9 2B R/R FR 5'7 175 Pioneer
10 LHP L/L SO 6'3 175 Woodland
1 3B R/R SO 5'9 170 Ferndale
36 RHP R/R FR 5'8 170 Hogan
32 OF L/R SO 6'3 230 Goffstown, NH
31 OF R/R SO 6'5 240 Redwood
33 RHP R/R FR 6'3 230 Vacaville
23 RHP/3B R/R FR 6'1 210 El Cerrito
13 1B R/R FR 5'10 180 Rodriquez
22 C S/R SO 6'0 190 Benicia
14 LHP L/L FR 5'6 160 Fairfield
2 SS  R/R FR 6'1 175 Vacaville
3 LHP/1B L/L SO 5'11 185 Valley Christian
8 RHP R/R FR 6'0 180 Pioneer
6 2B R/R SO 5'8 150 Anchorage, AK
25 OF R/R FR 5'8 175 Benicia
19 C R/R FR 5'8 185 Will C. Wood
24 3B R/R SO 6'0 190 Middletown


Bryan Aldridge

Bryan Aldridge
Position:Utility Hometown:Fairfield
Height:5'8" Weight:175
High School:Rodriguez Year Graduated:2006

High School: Bryan played at Rodriguez High School where he was a three-year letterman. He was also a three-time Pitcher of the Year and helped lead Rodriquez to its first ever playoff appearance in 2004.

Falcon Freshman Year: Hit a team leading .405 with only 3 strikeouts on the year.

Personal Info: Bryan enjoys playing Halo at the house while eating a Hot N Ready from Little Caesars. He was on the Honor Roll at Rodriguez and was on the Deans List here at Solano last fall. Parents are Greg and Greta.

Getting to know Bryan
Q: Who's been your biggest influence?
A: My Father
Q: Name three words that describe SCC Baseball?
A: Desire, Dedication, Determination
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Work hard on and off the field.
Q: What do you like most about baseball?
A: On any given day any team can win.
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Panda Express

Jai Andrew

Position:2B Hometown:Fairfield
Height:5'9" Weight:175
High School:Fairfield Year Graduated:2003

High School: Jai played at Fairfield High School where he helped the Falcons make it to the playoffs in 2002 under head coach Keith Milward. He was also a part of the B&L American Legion organization with fellow Falcon Bryan Aldridge.

Falcon Freshman Year: Hit a triple and double in win at Laney College. Hit a team leading .480 in conference in a limited role.

Personal Info: Jai's goal is to graduate from a four-year institution.

Getting to know Jai
Q: Who's been your biggest influence?
A: My grandfather
Q: Name three words that describe SCC Baseball?
A: Desire, Dedication, Determination
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Work hard at everything you do.
Q: Who is you favorite music artist?
A: Lupe Fiasco
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Arizona Ice-Tea and a Cliff Bar

R.J. Aubert

R.J. Aubert
Position:First Base Hometown:Dixon
Height:5'10" Weight:185
High School:Dixon Year Graduated:2006

High School: R.J. played high school baseball at Dixon High with fellow Falcon Louis Dettorre. He hit a grand slam his senior year against Rio Linda and also completed the Academic Arts and Design Academy for advanced students. He was also voted on to the Sacramento Optimist All-Star Game.

Personal Info: R.J. enjoys sitting around watching re-runs of The Office. When he is not watching TV he is either listening to music, going to concerts, or to live comedy shows. He enjoys spending quality time at home with his parents, Alison and Bill, and his two brothers. R.J.'s mother is the Head Athletic Trainer here at Solano.

Getting to know R.J.
Q: What MLB player do you most resemble?
A: Todd Helton
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: Louis Dettorre
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: I work as hard as I can in practice
Q: What 3 words Describe SCC Baseball?
A: Dedication, competitive, and exciting
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: Stay in school and do well in it.

Kyle Bible

Kyle Bible
Position:Catcher Hometown:Fairfield
Height:6'0" Weight:170
High School:Fairfield Year Graduated:2007

High School: Kyle played baseball with Andrew Sanchez at Fairfield High School. Not only did Kyle play baseball at Fairfield High but he played football as well.

Personal Info: When Kyle is not playing baseball he could be found playing with his dog while listening to his favorite rapper Lil Wayne. While in high school Kyle was an active member of the Black Student Union. His parents are Willie and Valerie Bible.

Getting to know Kyle
Q: What MLB player do you most resemble?
A: Jose Reyes
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My Big Brother
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: Get warmed up really well.
Q: What 3 words Describe SCC Baseball?
A: Respect, Dedication, and Determination
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: The sky is the limit.

Dustin Bologna

Position:Pitcher Hometown:Vacaville
Height:6'4" Weight:185
High School:Vacaville Year Graduated:2007

High School: Dustin played two years of Varsity Baseball at Vacaville High with Josh Sheridan another Falcon. When he was not playing Baseball he was actively participating in the FFA.

Personal Info: Dustin grew up in Vacaville and was actively involved in the FFA. He was also on the Honor Roll at Vacaville High.

Getting to know Dustin
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Amp Energy Drink.
Q: Who is your biggest influence?
A: My Father Frank.
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Stay focused.
Q: What MLB player do you resemble?
A: Kurt Rueter.
Q: What do you like most about baseball?
A: Just Playing in the Games.

Michael Branch

Michael Branch
Position:Outfield Hometown:Vallejo
Height:6'0" Weight:170
High School:St. Patrick's Year Graduated:2007

High School: Michael played Baseball, Basketball, Football, Soccer, and Water Polo at St. Patrick's. He was voted the most inspirational for Basketball, was awarded honorable mention for Water Polo, and was voted captain and MVP of his Baseball team.

Personal Info: When Michael is not participating in every sport known to man he enjoys wakeboarding and snowboarding. He also enjoys drawing and eating healthy. His favorite things to eat are cheeseburgers and pizza. His parents are Rob and Kathy.

Getting to know Michael
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Cheeseburger.
Q: Who is your biggest influence?
A: My Brother.
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Try your best and never give up.
Q: What MLB player do you resemble?
A: Dave Roberts.
Q: What do you like most about baseball?
A: When I make a good play.

Colby Cabral

Colby Cabral
Position:Pitcher Hometown:Fairfield
Height:6'3" Weight:215
High School:Rodriguez Year Graduated:2007

High School: Colby played baseball at Rodriguez High School with two other Falcons, Bryan Aldridge and Anthony Ramirez. Colby was voted Honorable Mention for his pitching his senior year.

Personal Info: Colby enjoys riding around on his quad or riding any motorcycle when he is not playing baseball. He also enjoys working on his truck when he has time.

Getting to know Colby
Q: What MLB player do you most resemble?
A: Curt Schilling
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My Dad, Harold
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: Listen To Some Loud Music
Q: What 3 words Describe SCC Baseball?
A: Dedication, Determination, Passion
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: Work as hard as you can so you can go places.

Chris Carlson

Chris Carlson
Position:Utility Hometown:Tennessee
Height:5'9" Weight:165
High School:Portland High Year Graduated:2003

High School: Chris played football, baseball, and basketball at Portland High in Tennessee. His football team his junior year was the first team in the schools history to win a state championship.

Personal Info: Chris spent 4 years in the Air Force after graduating from High School. While in the military he earned 2 humanitarian service medals for his work with the Hurricane Katrina and Tsunami in Indonesia clean up efforts. He won the team triathlon in the Air Force and placed second in the Travis Air Force Base 5k run. When he is not running he enjoys working out, listening to music, watching movies, playing video games, and fishing.

Getting to know Chris
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Pasta
Q: Who is your biggest influence?
A: My Father
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Don't let anyone tell you what you can or can't do
Q: What MLB player do you resemble?
A: Craig Biggio
Q: Who is your favorite musical artist?
A: Atreyu.

Chadd Chatfield

Chatfield
Position:Pitcher Hometown:Vacaville
Height:6'0 Weight:195
High School:Will C. Wood Year Graduated:2006

High School: Chadd played his high school baseball at Will C. Wood with Falcon Catcher Chris Webb. Chadd was voted 1st Team All- League in 2006 for the MEL conference. He was also the winning pitcher of the County Clash in 2006.

Personal Info: Chadd likes to stay active when he is not playing baseball. He enjoys taking his two dogs to the Dog Park or playing cards with his grandparents. He enjoys listening to Country Music, fishing, and watching movies.

Getting to know Chadd
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Lost Energy Drink
Q: Who is your biggest influence?
A: My Grandfather
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Hard work will get you where you want to be.
Q: What MLB player do you resemble?
A: Jonathan Papelbon.
Q: Who is your favorite musical artist?
A: Toby Keith or Garth Brooks.

Kris Cole

Cole
Position:DH/ Pitcher Hometown:Middletown
Height:5'11 Weight:230
High School:Middletown Year Graduated:2006

High School: Kris played his High School Baseball at Middletown High School which is conveniently located in Middletown. He was voted All League in Baseball and Co-MVP his Junior and Senior year. He was also the Empire league Player of the Year. When he was not playing baseball he was roaming the middle of the football field as a middle line backer.

Falcon Freshman Year: Broke the school record for strikeouts in a season while tying the school record for wins. He was 1st Team All-BVC.

Personal Info: Kris's enjoys hanging out with his teammates while playing video games and eating pizza. His goal is to transfer to a four-year and obtain a degree.

Getting to know Kris
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Plain Meatball Sub, Chips and a Gatorade
Q: What is the best advice you've ever received?
A: Go big, go hard, or go home.
Q: What MLB Player Do You Most Resemble?
A: The one and only Babe Ruth
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: I hang out with teammates.
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: Just Do It

A.J. Contreras

Contreras
Position:Util/Pitcher Hometown:Sacramento
Height:6'0 Weight:165
High School:Valley Christian Year Graduated:2006

High School: A.J. went to Valley Christian with fellow Falcon Ryan Shook. He played basketball, baseball, and soccer and was awarded All- League in all three sports.

Falcon Freshman Year: Hit .345 and was 3rd on the team in rbi with 32. Hit 2 out, 2 run, walk off double versus Napa. He was 2nd team All-BVC.

Personal Info: He enjoys hanging out with his roommates and listening to Soulja Boi, while playing on my space.

Getting to know A.J.
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: 4 Tacos and Two Chicken Sandwiches
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My Parents
Q: Who is your favorite music artist?
A: Soulja Boi
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: "Gigg" (dance) To My IPOD
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: Never Give Up

Andy Cordeiro

Cordeiro
Position:Pitcher Hometown:Benicia
Height:5'11 Weight:195
High School:St. Patrick's
Year Graduated: 2005

High School: Andy played baseball at St. Patrick- St. Vincent's High School. In 2003 they were the BSAL Champions and in 2005 Andy was selected as 1st Team All League for his great play at first base.
Falcon Freshmen Year… Picked up a win in relief versus Butte College in February.

Personal Info: When preparing for a game, Andy likes to sit around and listen to music while visualizing what he wants to happen in the game.

Getting to know Andy
Q: Who's been your biggest influence?
A: My Father
Q: Name three words that describe SCC Baseball?
A: Desire, Dedication, Determination
Q: What is the best advice you have ever received?
A: Don't Give Up
Q: What CD Would You Bring On the Road
A: Waking the Fallen by Avenged Sevenfold.
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: A sandwich and a monster.

Dustin Crenshaw

Crenshaw
Position:Pitcher Hometown:Pinole
Height:6'5 Weight:230
High School:Pinole Year Graduated:2006

High School: Dustin played football, baseball and soccer at Pinole Valley High during his four-year career. He was voted First Team in baseball and twice in football. He competed for two years in soccer.
Falcon Freshmen Year… Was voted 2nd Team All-BVC.

Personal Info: In his free time Dustin enjoys restoring classic cars, his favorite being his 1971 Chevelle. When he is not working on his car he is usually playing his PS3 or building custom ping pong tables.

Getting to know Dustin
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Meatball Sub, chips, and Gatorade
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My Parents Rick and Lisa
Q: Who is your favorite music artist?
A: Carrie Underwood
Q: What is the best advice you have received?
A: To be old & wise you must be young & dumb.
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: If you're not first you're last

Louis Dettorre

Dettorre
Position:Pitcher Hometown:Dixon
Height:5'8 Weight:180
High School:Dixon Year Graduated:2006

High School: Louis attended Dixon High School where he earned All-League Honorable Mention in 2004. In 2006 he was elected team captain and was a 1st Team All-League selection.

Falcon Freshman Year: Louis only pitched in five games his freshman year but was considered by his teammates as a leader both on and off the field. Personal info… Louis was the first Dixon High Graduate to make the Falcon squad in five years. He is currently majoring in Liberal Arts and is a member of the National Honor Society.

Getting to know Louis
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Chicken and Pasta
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My Father
Q: What 3 words describe SCC Baseball?
A: Dedicated, Focused, Rewarding
Q: What do you like most about baseball?
A: The chess game between hitter and pitcher
Q: What is the best advice you've received?
A: Figure out what you want and go get it.

Drew Fisher

Fisher
Position:Short Stop Hometown:Benicia
Height:6'1 Weight:160
High School:Benicia Year Graduated:2006

High School: Drew played at Benicia High with fellow Falcons C.J. Samuelsz and Justin Wall. In 2005 he was a part of the Benicia High team that won a Division II section title. He was voted the best defensive player in 2004 and in 2006.
Falcon Freshman Year… Hit over .300 in BVC play and appeared in over 30 games overall. Drove in the winning run versus Butte in February.

Personal Info: After Solano Drew plans to transfer to a four year university. He would like to attend Cal Berkley, Cal Poly, or UC Davis.

Getting to know Drew
Q: What is your nickname?
A: Fish
Q: Who's your favorite musical artist?
A: Michael Bolton
Q: What's your favorite food?
A: Ham and Turkey Sandwich.
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: Eat and sleep.
Q: What MLB Player do you resemble?
A: Troy Tulowitsky

Sal Hernandez

Hernandez
Position:Second Base Hometown:Woodland
Height:5'7 Weight:170
High School:Pioneer Year Graduated:2006

High School: Sal played High School Baseball at Pioneer High with another Falcon Kellen Simmons. He lettered 3 years in baseball and won a section championship his senior year. He was awarded All-League honors for three years and was voted Team MVP his Junior Year. Sal also played on a football team his sophomore year that went undefeated.

Personal Info: Sal was an honor student in high school and was an active member of the student leadership. He loves wakeboarding, snowboarding and playing hockey as well as 4 wheeling and listening to alternative rock.

Getting to know Sal
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Sub-sandwich, chips and a Gatorade
Q: Who is your biggest influence?
A: My Grandparents who recently passed away.
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Play every game like it's your last.
Q: What MLB player do you resemble?
A: Dustin Pedroia
Q: Who is your favorite musical artist?
A: Pearl Jam.

Sean McGinnis

McGinnis
Position:Pitcher Hometown:Woodland
Height:6'3 Weight:175
High School:Woodland Year Graduated:2006

High School: Sean played for Woodland High School where in 2006 the Wolves amassed a 28-2 record. Sean was 4-0 with a 1.36 ERA. In 2006 they were also the 2006 San Joaquin Division II Section Champions.

Falcon Freshman Year: Sean appeared in 14 games his freshman year tallying 2 wins and 1 loss on the year. Sean was considered a valuable lefty that could throw a change up in any count.

Personal Info: Sean's High School Coach was Javi Valdivia a former teammate of Solano Head Coach Scott Stover. Sean likes to hang out with his friends and listen to Sublime while eating Tri-Tip. His parents' names are Katrina and William McGinnis.

Getting to know Sean
Q: What is your favorite pregame meal?
A: Egg McMuffin
Q: Who's been your biggest influence?
A: My Mother.
Q: What do you like most about baseball?
A: The competition.
Q: Who's your favorite music artist?
A: Sublime
Q: What advice would you give the young?
A: Steroids don't make athletes

Todd Morris

Morris
Position:Third Base Hometown:Eureka
Height:5'9 Weight:175
High School:Ferndale Year Graduated:2006

High School: At Ferndale High Todd played both baseball and basketball where he was voted Honorable Mention in both sports. As a senior he was voted the team MVP for his wonderful play at shortstop. He was also named league MVP for his terrific defense and his incredible average. He batted .631 while making only 1 error in 21 games played.

Falcon Freshman Year: Was a key piece to success last year with great defensive play. Made game saving play at Mendocino. He also broke the school record for hit by pitches.

Personal Info: In Todd's spare time he enjoys working in the Family Business, working on cars, drag racing, and spending time with his family. When he is not doing this he tries to help coach every sport for what ever age is available

Getting to know Todd
Q: What MLB Player do you most resemble?
A: Casey Blake
Q: What's the best advice you have received?
A: Go all out. You don't know who is watching
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Try your best and take pride in everything you do.
Q: What do you like most about baseball?
A: The daily challenge both mentally and physically
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Bacon, Eggs, Toast, and a glass of Milk

Anthony Neves

Neves
Position:Pitcher Hometown:Vallejo
Height:5'8 Weight:170
High School:Hogan Year Graduated:2007

High School: Anthony prepped at Hogan High in Vallejo where he was all-league and all-region. He was 7-0 with a 0.98 earned run average.

Personal Info: Transferred from Sacramento State University in the fall. His major is Criminal Justice.

Getting to know Anthony
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Arizona Ice-tea & a power bar.
Q: Who is your biggest influence?
A: My dad.
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Working hard will pay off.
Q: What do you like most about baseball?
A: Having the chance to do big things.
Q: What is the best advise you've received?
A: Do what you love as hard as you can.

Tommy Pavesi

Pavesi
Position:Outfield Hometown:Goffstown, NH
Height:6'3 Weight:240
High School:Goffstown Year Graduated:2004

High School: Tommy attended Goffstown High School where he made Scholastic Honor Roll all four years. He was voted all-state in football, basketball, and baseball. In 2003 his American Legion Team won the New Hampshire State Championship. In 2004 he was Goffstown's Baseball MVP and in 2005 he was awarded the Leadership Award.

Falcon Freshman Year: Tommy had a great freshman campaign for the Falcons. He had the third highest batting average, and was third on the team in doubles, RBI's, and runs scored. He led the Falcons last year with two triples. He was also voted to the Bay Valley Conference All- League Team.

Personal info:Tommy transferred to Solano from Florida Southern University. He grew up in New Hampshire and is an avid supporter of the New England Patriots.

Getting to know Tommy
Q: What MLB player do resemble?
A: Trot Nixon
Q: Who's been your biggest influence?
A: My Father
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: I think about pitch sequences.
Q: Name 3 words to describe SCC B.B.
A: Desire, Dedication, and Determination
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Go to a college where you can start your freshmen year.

Ruben Perez

Perez
Position:Outfield Hometown:Marin
Height:6'5 Weight:240
High School:Redwood Year Graduated:2006

High School: Ruben attended Redwood High School where he was voted the 2005 team MVP and he was selected to the Casa Grande All Tournament Team. His senior year he was also elected to the First Team All League.

Falcon Freshman Year: Ruben hit .299 in 27 games last year. He tied for the team lead for home runs.

Personal Info: When Ruben isn't playing baseball he enjoys hanging out with his dog Tank. He also enjoys going on my space and collecting autographs.

Getting to know Ruben
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Chicken Ciabetta Safeway Sandwich
Q: Who is your biggest influence?
A: My Parents Claudia and Hector
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Follow your dreams.
Q: What MLB player do you resemble?
A: Matt Holliday.
Q: What do you like most about baseball?
A: Winning

Ryan Pizante

Pizante
Position:Pitcher Hometown:Vacaville
Height:6'3 Weight:230
High School:Vacaville Year Graduated:2006

High School: Ryan played baseball, basketball, and football at Vacaville High. He was voted the most improved player for his basketball team his sophomore year. He was also on the Honor Roll at Vacaville High and currently holds a 3.0 GPA at Solano.

Personal Info: When he is not playing baseball Ryan likes to work out and play basketball. After he gets tired from working out he enjoys playing his Xbox 360 and hanging out with his girlfriend.

Getting to know Ryan
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: I like Cereal
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My Parents Mark and Regina
Q: What 3 words define SCC Baseball?
A: Determination, Educational, Pride
Q: What is the best advice you have received?
A: Just hit the glove and you'll be fine
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: Work as hard as you can as early as you can.

Darnell Quinney

Quinney
Position:3rd Base Hometown:Richmond
Height:6'2 Weight:210
High School:El Cerrito Year Graduated:2006

High School: Darnell played baseball, basketball, and football at El Cerrito High School in Richmond. He was leading scorer in the ACCAL League in basketball and 2 time leading rusher for the football team. He played two years of varsity baseball as well.

Personal Info: When Darnell isn't playing football, baseball, or basketball he is usually in the gym working out or eating food. His favorite food is fried chicken, greens, and green beans. When he is not eating or working out he likes to dominate in Madden.

Getting to know Darnell
Q: What MLB player do you most resemble?
A: Jimmy Rollins
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My Grandpa Tom
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: Run and take deep breaths
Q: What 3 words Describe SCC Baseball?
A: Dedication, passion, commended
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: Go to school and get your education.

Anthony Ramirez

Ramirez
Position:Infield Hometown:Fairfield
Height:5'10 Weight:180
High School:Rodriguez Year Graduated:2006

High School: Anthony played his high school ball at Rodriguez High with fellow Falcon Bryan Aldridge. He was awarded All- League Honors in both 2005 and 2006. He was also voted to play in the High School All Star Game.

Personal Info: When Anthony is not in class or on the field he enjoys playing Halo over at The House. He also enjoys snowboarding and eating grapes.

Getting to know Anthony
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Seeds, Monster, and some gum.
Q: Who is your biggest influence?
A: My Parents. Dale and Kim Ramirez
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Play every game like it is your last.
Q: What MLB player do you resemble?
A: Alex Rodriguez.
Q: What do you like most about baseball?
A: Being Challenged.

C. J. Samuelsz

Samuelsz
Position:Catcher Hometown:Benicia
Height:6'0 Weight:190
High School:Benicia Year Graduated:2006

High School: CJ played at Benicia High School with fellow Falcons Drew Fisher and Justin Wall. In 2005 he helped Benicia High to a Division II section title. He was selected the MVP of the Solano County Clash Senior All Star Game.

Falcon Freshman Year: He was 5th on the team in on base percentage by drawing 18 free passes.

Personal Info: CJ enjoys his motorcycle, his car and playing the guitar. When he is not playing he is rocking out to Korn, Linkin Park, and Slipknot.

Getting to know CJ
Q: What MLB player do you most resemble?
A: Eliazer Alfonso
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My Mom
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: Rock Out To Some Loud Music
Q: What 3 words Describe SCC Baseball?
A: Fun, Dedication, Determination
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: Never give up on your dreams

Andrew Sanchez

Sanchez
Position:Pitcher Hometown:Fairfield
Height:5'7 Weight:160
High School:Fairfield Year Graduated:2007

High School: Andrew Sanchez played high school baseball with Kyle Bible, another freshman here at Solano. He was voted Rookie of the Year in 9th grade and MVP his 10th grade year.

Personal Info: Andrew is a big fan of just hanging out with his friends and listening to music especially Lil Wayne. He is also a big fan of eating Ribs.

Getting to know Andrew
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Hash browns
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My Grandpa
Q: What 3 words define SCC Baseball?
A: Buy Into It
Q: What is the best advice you have received?
A: Never Give up
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: Work as hard as you can as early as you can.

Joshua Sheridan

Sheridan
Position:SS/OF Hometown:Vacaville
Height:6'1 Weight:175
High School:Vacaville Year Graduated:2007

High School: Josh played his High School ball at Vacaville high with fellow Falcons Dustin Bologna and Ryan Pizante. He was a sophomore on the varsity team and started as a short stop for his remaining three years. He was also voted the defensive player of the year all three years.

Personal Info: Josh likes to snowboard and wakeboard. When he was in high school he actively participated in the FFA and the Drama Club. He loves eating chicken and washes it down with a red bull. He wants people to know that he is outgoing and crazy. His parents are Tim and Brenda.

Getting to know Josh
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Funions, Jerky, Monster, Gatorade
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My Grandfather
Q: What 3 words define SCC Baseball?
A: Dedicated, Competitive and Fundamental
Q: What is the best advice you have received?
A: Play like you'll never get to play again.
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: Work hard and don't ever quit.

Ryan Shook

Shook
Position:1st Base/ Pitcher Hometown:Antelope
Height:5'11 Weight:185
High School:Valley Christian Year Graduated:2006

High School: Ryan played his High School Baseball at Valley Christian in Sacramento with fellow Falcon A.J. Contreras. He was drafted by the Chicago Cubs organization in the 46th round in 2006. He was also an All-Conference selection in 2005 and 2006.

Falcon Freshman Year: He was 3rd on the team in wins and 2nd in games started. Hit pinch hit home run versus Napa Valley.

Personal Info: Ryan's favorite food to eat is pasta. His parent's names are Bradley and Donele.

Getting to know Ryan
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: What ever is around at the time.
Q: What is the best advice you've ever received?
A: Actions speak louder then words.
Q: Who's your favorite music artist?
A: Fall Out Boy
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: Stay loose and have fun
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: Stay in School

Kellen Simmons

Simmons
Position:Pitcher Hometown:Woodland
Height:6'0 Weight:180
High School:Pioneer Year Graduated:2006

High School: Kellen was a member of the Pioneer baseball team with fellow Falcon Sal Hernandez. He helped lead them to their first ever section championship and was awarded the MVP of the League.

Personal Info: Kellen played High School Basketball for three years. In his free time he enjoys playing video games, working out, and going to the Olive Garden. His parents are Ray and Terry Simmons.

Getting to know Kellen
Q: What's your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Subway Sandwich with an Energy Drink
Q: What MLB Player Do You Resemble?
A: Mariano Rivera
Q: Who's your biggest Influence?
A: My Family
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: Listen to music
Q: What advice do you have for the young:
A: The harder you work the luckier you get.

Tristan Varela

Varela
Position:Infield Hometown:Anchorage, AK
Height:5'8 Weight:150
High School:Robert Service Year Graduated:2004

High School: Tristan attended Robert Service High School in Anchorage Alaska. At Robert Service he was a 2004 All-League Honorable Mention recipient. In 2005 he was awarded First Team All League for his outstanding play at Second Base.
Falcon Freshmen Year… Tristan was a valued role player to the Falcon Team in his first year at Solano. He scored 10 runs, mainly as pinch runner.

Personal Info: Tristan's favorite food is tacos. He enjoys hanging out with his teammates.

Getting to know Tristan
Q: What's your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Monster and Fast Food.
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My parents
Q: What's the best advice received?
A: Dimple balls will expose you
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: Sit around and do absolutely nothing
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: If your not first your last.

Justin Wall

Wall
Position:Outfield Hometown:Benicia
Height:5'8 Weight:175
High School:Benicia Year Graduated:2006

High School: In High School Justin won a section championship in baseball his junior year and took first in their league all three years he was on varsity. Along with playing baseball Justin played football on a team that also won their league.

Personal Info: In his spare time Justin likes to hang out with his friends and listen to music. If he's not doing that he is either watching or playing baseball, football, basketball, or soccer.

Getting to know Justin
Q: Who is your favorite musical artist?
A: Pink Floyd
Q: Who's your biggest influence?
A: My Family
Q: What do you like most about baseball?
A: It's a lot of fun.
Q: What CD would you bring on the road?
A: Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd
Q: What is the best advice you've ever received?
A: Always believe you can achieve your goal.

Chris Webb

Chris Webb
Position:Catcher Hometown:Vacaville
Height:5'8 Weight:175
High School:Will C. Wood Year Graduated:2007

High School: Chris Webb played his high school ball at Will C. Wood. His senior year he was voted to the All-League Team. Chris was also selected to play in the Senior All-Star game called the County Clash.

Personal Info: When Chris is not playing baseball he is usually sitting around the house watching TV or Movies while listening to rock music. His favorite band is Staind and his favorite food is pizza. His parents are Jim and Kathy Webb.

Getting to know Chris
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: Pepperoni Pizza Pocket.
Q: Who is your biggest influence?
A: My Dad. Jim Webb
Q: What advice do you have for the young?
A: Play as long as you can.
Q: What MLB player do you resemble?
A: Kurt Suzuki.
Q: What do you like most about baseball?
A: The beauty of the game.

Grant Young

Young
Position:Infield Hometown:Middletown
Height:6'1 Weight:190
High School:Middletown Year Graduated:2006

High School: Grant played at Middletown High School with fellow Falcon Kris Cole. His senior year he was an all All-League, All-Empire, and All-County Selection. He had a .400 batting average with 7 homeruns, 30 RBI's and 31 hits.

Falcon Freshman Year: Grant hit .280 in a limited role. Scored the winning run versus Napa Valley with 2 outs in the bottom of the ninth.

Personal Info: Grant played three years of Varsity Basketball when he was at Middletown High. In his spare time he enjoys watching baseball and basketball. His parent's names are Greg and Belinda.

Getting to know Grant
Q: What is your favorite pre-game meal?
A: The 5 Dollar Hot N Ready from Little Caesars
Q: What is the best advice you've ever received?
A: Dimple Balls Will Expose You.
Q: Who is your favorite music artist?
A: Talib Kwali
Q: How do you prepare for a game?
A: Listen to music and hang out with teammates
Q: What advice do you have for youngsters?
A: Do It the Right Way