32 Clayton Edwards
32 - Clayton Edwards
Birth Date: 09/01/1987
Height: 6-4
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Simi Valley, Calif.
High School: Royal HS
Position: RHP
All 21 of his appearances were out of the bullpen...Tied for the team lead with three saves...Did not allow a home run in 18 innings...Struck out 13 batters and walked only six...Struck out two and gave up no hits in his first appearance of the season against Marist on Feb. 22...Allowed only one hit in 1.2 innings of scoreless relief against UC Davis on Apr. 12...Pitched three scoreless innings, allowing only one hit against UCLA on Feb. 27. 2007
DNP-Redshirt 2006
Appeared in 16 games out of the Gaucho bullpen...Pitched a total of 13.2 innings and collected a record of 2-1 and an ERA of 8.56...Started the year as the Gaucho closer before becoming a middle-reliever...Earned his only save of the year on Feb. 11 against San Jose State...Struck out three batters on the season...Had his longest outing of the year on March 19 against TCU, tossing 2.2 innings...Earned victories over Cal Poly on March 12 and Cal State Fullerton on May 6...Very effective against right-handed hitters, holding batters to a .212 average...His .255 batting average against ranked third on the pitching staff...Finished tied for second in games finished with seven. High School
Played for Dan Maye at Royal High School...Sported a 10-1 record and an ERA of 1.65 with 66 strikeouts his senior year...Named First Team All-Marmonte League and to the All-CIF Section Team in 2005...Earned respect at the dish batting .345 with five doubles and four round-trippers in 2005...Voted Ventura County Pitcher of the Year and Gatorade Player of the Year after his senior campaign...Holds all career school pitching records at Royal HS...Helped his team to the 2005 Marmonte League championship, San Luis Obispo Tournament championship, Southern California Invitational championship and a Quarter-Final appearance in the CIF playoffs...Once earned a loss after tossing a no-hitter. Personal
Born September 1, 1987 in Thousand Oaks, Calif...Is an anthropology major at UCSB...Aspires to become an FBI agent...Played for Santa Barbara Foresters in summer of 2008...Led team with 14 appearances...Went 1-1 with a 3.10 ERA and 14 strikeouts in 20.1 innings....Roots for the New York Yankees...Favorite athlete is Alex Rodriguez...Most memorable sports moment came when he pitched a no-hitter and lost...Enjoys watching "Goodfellas"...Tunes into "The Sopranos" and "Family Guy"...Reads "Maxim"...Would invite Jessica Alba, John Wayne and Jesus to dinner if he could...Credits his dad with giving him the best advice about baseball: "Do your best...no one can hold that against you"...Friends call him "Woody"...Has one sister, Kate...Son of Rick and Irene Edwards.