|Hometown:||Santa Barbara, Calif.|
|High School:||Santa Barbara H.S.|
Will be one of several outfielders competing for innings.
Played in 33 games and started nine for UCSB...Was 3-for-3 in stolen base attempts.
Redshirted first season for the Gauchos.
Outfielder and Pitcher for Fred Warrecker at Santa Barbara High School...First Team All-Channel League...Channel League MVP...All-Santa Barbara County...Santa Barbara News Press/Athletic Roundtable Athlete of the Year for baseball...Los Angeles Dodgers Elite team 2000 award winner...Played on Channel League Champion teams in 99,00 and 01...As a senior batted .494 with 40 hits, 23 runs, 19 RBI and 23 stolen bases...40 hits was a single-season school record...Had five saves and 2.35 ERA as the closer for the Dons...High honor roll recipient...Scored in top 1 percentile in Golden State testing...Bank of America certificate winner in the Field of Multimedia.
Born November 10, 1983 in Culver City, CA...Majoring in Film Studies...Favorite athletes include Mike Piazza, Shawn Green, Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal and Mark Madsen...Roots for the Dodgers...Most memorable sports moment was playing in the CIF finals at Dodger Stadium...Founded and taught the Film Studies class his senior year at Santa Barbara High School...Favorite movies are The Shawshank Redemption, Saving Private Ryan and Starship Troopers...After college would like to Direct Feature Films...Teammates call him the "Mannchild"..Has two siblings, Josh and Leyla...Son of Brian Mann and Katie Kirkpatrick.