16 Steve Morlock
16 Steve Morlock
Birth Date: 08/06/1984
Height: 6-2
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Kentfield, Calif.
High School: Marin Catholic HS
Position: RHP
Will start the season as the Friday night starter for UCSB. 2006
Did not play due to injury. 2005
The right-hander started a team-high 17 games for the Gauchos...Posted an even record of 7-7 with an ERA of 5.83 in 97.1 innings pitched... Morlock's seven wins were the most by any Gaucho pitcher, while his .500 win-loss percentage was also tops amongst Gaucho starters...Held his opponents to a .276 batting average, placing him second on the 2005 Gaucho staff...Tallied a season-high six strikeouts while scattering five hits and giving up no earned runs in 6.2 innings pitched against UCLA on April 17...Tossed a beauty against UC Irvine on May 20, hurling seven innings and giving up only one run and one free pass to earn the win...Turned in five or more innings pitched in 14 of his 17 starts on the season...Tallied victories over Fresno State, Stony Brook, Oral Roberts, Long Beach State and Cal State Northridge. 2004
Appeared and started in 16 games...Completed the season with an ERA of 5.02 and a 7-5 record...Morlock held opponents to a .309 batting average in 89.2 innings pitched...Turned in seven scoreless innings against Sacramento State on April 4, allowing just one hit and four walks...Hurled at least five innings in 12 of his 16 starts...His wins included games against San Diego State, Loyola Marymount, Pacific, Fresno State, and NCAA participant UC Irvine...Morlock had a season-high eight strikeouts against UC Riverside...Tallied seven against San Diego State...Overall, he had five or more strikeouts four times. 2003
Powerful right-hander posted a 3-6 record with a 5.31 ERA...Saved nine games for the Gauchos, one away from tying the single-season school record...Made 23 appearances and two starts while holding opponents to a .247 batting average...Had a 10.1 inning scoreless streak spanning seven appearances from Feb 18-March 7. High School
Played for Mike Firenzi at Marin Catholic High School...Was named First Team All-MCAL his junior year...Went 6-2 with a 2.93 ERA and tallied 58 strikeouts as a senior...Finished his junior year with a record of 10-1, a 0.46 ERA and 82 strikeouts...Set a school record after striking out 17 batters in six innings...Also competed in football at MCHS. Personal
Born August 6, 1984 in Greenbrae, Calif...Majoring in History at UCSB...Barry Bonds and Chris Carpenter are his favorite athletes...Roots for San Francisco's 49ers and Giants...Most memorable sports moment was watching Barry Bonds hit homeruns number 71 and 72...Enjoyed reading The Kite Runner...Favorite movies are The Departed and Black Hawk Down...Favorite TV show is House...Has one brother, Joey...Son of Jeff and Susie Morlock.