22 Bill Rowe
Height: 6-4
Weight: 225
Year: Junior
Hometown: Ashland, Ore.
High School: Ashland HS
Position: Infield
For the second year in a row will be UCSB's starting first baseman.
Appeared in 51 games for the Gauchos, starting 48...Batted .319 driving in 39 and knocking four homeruns...Went 21-68 (3.09) with runners in scoring position...On May 9 went 3-5, belting two doubles and four RBIs against Cal State Northridge.
Saw more time than expected and started 28 games while appearing in a total of 39...Finished fourth on the team with a .285 batting average...Knocked three home runs and four doubles out of a total 35 hits...Scored a Big West season high five runs against Westmont on March 5.
High School
Played for Doug Stoner at Ashland High School...First team All-Southern Oregon Conference and All-State selection his senior year...Senior year batted .520 and set a school record hitting 14 homeruns...Junior year batted .460 including 10 homeruns...Also played basketball in high school...A member of the National Honors Society.
Born August 24, 1983 in Laguna Beach, CA...Majoring in Communications...Doug Meinkewitz and Jim Thome are his favorite athletes...Roots for the Los Angeles Dodgers and Los Angeles Lakers...Most memorable sports moment was watching the sixth game of the 2001 World Series...Favorite movie is "The Big Lebowski"...Favorite TV shows are "SportsCenter" and "Justice League"...Has a younger brother, Jackson...Son of Doug and Catherine Rowe.