30 - Jed Stringham
Jed Stringham
Height: 6-3
Weight: 215
Year: Junior
Hometown: Provo, Utah
High School: Provo
Previous College: Utah Valley State
Position: Outfield
2001
A good position player, Stringham brings "big league power" to the Gaucho lineup.

Utah Valley State College
Stringham batted .302 with 17 RBI in his first season for coach Steve Gardner at Utah Valley State College and followed it up with .378 average, eight-homer 2000 campaign...Played both in the outfield and at first base...Named to the First Team All-Scenic West Conference as a sophomore...Recognized as the conference Athlete of the Month for March...Stringham was named Utah Valley State College's Male Academic Athlete of the Year along with being named to the Academic All-American Team...Was a single short of hitting for the cycle, with two doubles, in a game against CSI.

High School
He graduated with honors from Provo High School in 1996...Coached by Vance Law...Finished senior season with a .456 batting average, eight home runs, and 53 RBI...Selected to the all-region and all-state teams in addition to being the second runner-up in MVP voting at Utah's Senior All-Star game...Also lettered in basketball, winning the state title as junior.

Personal
Born December 28, 1977 in Provo, UT...Majoring in Psychology...Served a two year Latter-Day Saint Mission in Atlanta, Georgia...Hitting the game-winning home run versus rival high school is one of his most memorable moments...Is a fan of the Braves and Dale Murphy, along with the Jazz...Favorite movie is Top Gun...Enjoys watching Saturday Night Live and Seinfeld...Favors John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men and the Book of Mormon...Son of Mary Ann and Richard Stringham.