|High School:||Claremont HS|
UC Santa Barbara
Appeared in nine games with three starts ... Finished the season with a 3-1 record, 4.68 ERA, and 14 punchouts ... Retired the first 11 batters he faced as a Gaucho, a school record ... Stranded all 10 runners he inherited on the year ... Didn't give up a run in his final seven innings of relief work ... Didn't appear after Mar. 30 due to an injury ... Allowed just one run in a six-inning start against St. Mary's on Mar. 4.
High School: Played at Claremont High School for head coach Jeff Raney and the Wolfpack … Earned two varsity letters pitching and playing first base … Also competed in water polo … In his senior season, he posted a 5-3 record with a 2.10 ERA … Earned Second Team All-Sierra League honors his junior year and First Team All-Sierra League honors his senior year.
Personal: Born Kenneth Lee Chapman on April 27, 1994 to his parents Kevin and Toni in Pomona, Calif. … Has one older sibling, Kevin … Undeclared major at UCSB … Aspires to play professional baseball … Favorite teams are the St. Louis Cardinals and Washington Nationals … Favorite athletes are Albert Pujols and Justin Verlander … Most memorable sports moment was winning MVP at the Micky Mantle World Series … Favorite musicians are Wiz Khalifa, Meek Mill, and Kendrick Lamar … Favorite movies are Just Go With It and Horrible Bosses … Favorite TV shows are Quick Pitch and MLB Tonight … Hobbies are playing golf and mountain biking … Also recruited by USC and Cal State Fullerton.