28 Dave Molidor
28 Dave Molidor
Height: 6-5
Weight: 220
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Rosa, Calif.
High School: Cardinal Newman
Position: Third Base
Molidor will start at third and carry a big bat.

Started in 48 games...First Team All-Big West Selection...Top Gaucho hitter with a team-leading .378 batting average and .567 slugging percentage...Batted .400 in Big West Conference games...Power numbers included 14 doubles and six homers...Also collected 50 RBI and scored 42 runs...Led team with 32 bases on balls and .474 on-base percentage...Went 3-for-3 with two jacks and five RBI against Westmont...Hit a game-winning three-run home run versus Cal Poly...Played summer ball for the Front Royal Cardinals in Front Royal, VA. of the Shenandoah Valley league and was named MVP of the conference All-Star game.

Started 51 of 53 games...Finished second on the team with a .361 batting average and eight four-baggers and tied for second in doubles with 12...Went 12-17 with 12 RBI, nine runs, five doubles and three homers in a three game series against New Mexico State....Went 3-for-3 with two doubles, two RBI and two runs against Temple...Had 20 multi-hit games.

Batted .301 in 156 at bats...Added four home runs, ten doubles and 26 RBI...Started in 38 of his 43 appearances...Went 4 for 5 with a home run and five RBI vs. Nevada on Apr. 4...Had 12 multi-hit games...Went 3 for 4 with two doubles vs. Pacific on May 15...Played first base as well as designated hitter...Posted a .978 fielding percentage.

High School
Played for coach Joe Filice at Cardinal Newman High School...Posted a career batting average of .331 as a prepster...Hit .362 with two home runs and 26 RBI as a senior...Collected four hits including a double vs. Antioch his senior season in the NCS semifinal game...Was named All-North Bay and All-Empire following his senoir year...Led Cardinal Newman to North Bay Championships his junior and senior years...Set a school record for fielding percentage as a shortstop with a .967 mark earning him a team gold glove award...Also played football and basketball at Cardinal Newman, helping to take Newman to the Basketball State Championship game at Arco Arena in Sacramento, CA...Named an NCS scholar athelete in 1995 and 1996.

Born August 9, 1978 in San Francisco...Communication major and Athletic Coaching minor...Most memorable sports moment was playing in the state basketball tournament at the Arco Arena during his senior year...Is a fan of the Niners, Warriors and Athletics...Favorite athletes include Jose Canseco, Garrison Hearst and Terrell Owens...Enjoys watching Conan O'Brien, Sportscenter and Animal Planet...Favorite movies include Swingers and Naked Gun...Favorite novel is The Outsiders...Enjoys listening to 311...Nicknamed "D-MO"...Son of Martin Molidor and Lesley Lawrence.