12 Ivan Ramirez
12 Ivan Ramirez
Height: 5-9
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: Santa Ana, Calif.
Previous College: Santa Ana College
Position: LHP
Honors: 1V
After successful first year, southpaw will remain an integral part of the Gaucho staff as either a third or fourth starter or highly utilized reliever.

Most used pitcher out of the bullpen posted a 4.54 ERA and a 4-1 record...Allowed just one earned run in first 12 innings pitched, including a perfect 3.2 inning outing against Houston in his first win on February 7...Appeared in 29 games, good enough for third in the Gauchos' all-time single season record book.

Santa Ana College
Played for Don Sneddon at Santa Ana College...All-Orange Empire Conference in 2001 and 2002...In 2002 posted an 9-3 record and an ERA of 4.20...In 2001, led Santa Ana College to the Orange Empire Conference Championship with an 8-2 record and an ERA of 3.25.

High School
Played for Greg Jennings at Tustin High School...All-Golden West League, All-County, and All-CIF his senior year...Senior year posted a 10-2 record and an ERA of 1.25, also led team with 75 strikeouts...Junior year finished with an ERA of 2.75 and a record of 7-2.

Born July 2, 1982 in Santa Ana, CA...Majoring in Law and Society...Would love the opportunity to pitch against Barry Bonds...Roots for the Anaheim Angels...Most memorable sports moment was watching the Angels win the World Series...Favorite movie is Van Wilder...Favorite TV shows is That 70's Show...Has two brothers, Erasmo and Joel...Son of Cipriano and Ramona Ramirez.