|Hometown:||Los Alamitos, Calif.|
|Previous College:||Orange Coast College|
Former walk-on infielder will be the starting left fielder.
One of the top hitters for the Gauchos last year, finished the season strong with a 14 game hitting streak. Batted .367 with 40 runs scored and 12 doubles. Successful on all five stolen base attempts.
Key reserve off the bench for the Gauchos...Appeared in 17 games starting in one... Batted .214 with three hits, a double and two runs scored.
Orange Coast College
Havens was a redshirt for head coach John Altobelli his first season at Orange Coast College...He played both second and third base in his second year...Batted .368 with 18 RBI...Scored 29 runs and swiped five bases...Went 5-for-5 and collected five RBI vs. Fresno City College...He also earned a spot on the Dean's List.
Played for coach John Bryant at Los Alamitos High School...He played third base where he earned Second Team All-Sunset League honors following his junior and senior seasons...Ended his senior year with a .386 batting average and two long balls...Was selected to play in the 1998 Orange County All-Star game....Also an All-CIF football player.
Born September 19, 1979 in Long Beach, CA...Communication major and Exercise Science minor...He hopes to become an instructor and coach at a college upon receiving a Master?s Degree in Communication or Physical Education...Would also like to officiate college football...His favorite athletes include J.T. Snow and Craig Counsell...Enjoys watching Friends and Dismissed...His favorite movies are Fletch and Caddyshack...Most memorable sports moment was playing in the NCAA regionals at Notre Dame...Son of Steve and Linda Havens.