19 E.J. Lopez
19 E.J. Lopez
Height: 6-2
Weight: 180
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Fresno, Calif.
High School: Edison
Previous College: Pitzer College
Position: IF
Bats/Throws: R/R

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed his first season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Baseball team, where he plays in the infield...2012: First-team All-SCIAC...Second-team All-West Region selection by D3Baseball.com...Started 37 games after moving into the line-up permanently in the second game of the year...Batted .338 with 32 RBI...Split time between second base and third base...Was 1-for-3 with two RBI against eventual West Region champion Whitworth in his collegiate debut, then batted 2-for-3 with three RBI in his second collegiate game at Whittier...Was 3-for-4 with two doubles and four RBI in a home win over defending CAA champion Redlands...Was 3-for-4 with a double and two RBI in a win over Puget Sound...Was 2-for-2 with a double and an RBI in the first game of the Occidental series...Batted .352 with 26 RBI in SCIAC games.

High School: Attended Edison High School in Fresno, where he played on the baseball, water polo and track teams…Named to the Fresno City All-Star team in baseball as a senior, when he was the team’s MVP…A two-time CMAC All-League selection…Helped the Tigers to a CIF Central Section championship in 2009…Class valedictorian and an AP Scholar…Earned CSF Highest Honors in the classroom…Member of the Fresno Unified Student Advisory Board.

Personal: Attends Pitzer College…Has one sister, Emily, who plays softball for Claremont-Mudd-Scripps…Hobbies include sailing, snowboarding and wakeboarding…Omar Vizquel is his favorite athlete…Remember the Titans is his favorite movie…Born September 15, 1992…Chose Pitzer “because it is a small school with growing academic honors. I could not pass up the opportunity to attend a top tier school and play NCAA baseball.”