12 Mark Okuma
12 - Mark Okuma
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: So.
Hometown: Rolling Hills, Calif.
High School: Peninsula
Previous College: Pitzer College
Position: P/IF
Bats/Throws: R/R

At Pomona-Pitzer: Completed his second season as a member of the Pomona-Pitzer Baseball team, where he plays in the infield and also serves as a relief pitcher...2013: Saw action as both a second baseman and a reliever...Played in 27 games, including 25 starts, in the field...Threw in 10 games in relief...Batted .271 with 13 RBI, and was 1-0 with a 4.08 ERA on the mound...Threw twice against top-ranked Linfield, throwing a combined three innings of shutout relief, allowing two hits...Earned the win in relief with two innings of work against Gustavus Adolphus...Was 3-for-4 with three RBI against nationally ranked Ithaca...Was 3-for-4 with two runs scored in a win over Pacific...Was 6-for-12 in a three-game series with nationally ranked (and eventual SCIAC champion) Cal Lutheran...Batted 4-for-11 with four RBI in the CMS series...2012: Appeared in 28 games, including 25 starts after taking over the second base position early in the year...Batted .280 with 13 doubles, a home run, and 10 RBI...Was 4-for-6 with three runs scored, a double, a homer and two RBI in his first start against Occidental...Batted 6-for-10 in the Occidental doubleheader overall...Had an 11-game hitting streak snapped in the regular season finale at CMS...Had three RBI in a late-season home win over Cal Lutheran....Was 2-for-5 with two doubles and two runs scored in a road win over Redlands...Was 2-for-5 against Chapman and West Region Pitcher of the Year Brian Rauh...Batted .309 with nine RBI in conference games...Appeared in six games as a pitcher, compiling a 4.32 earned run average and picking up a save with three innings of one-hit relief against eventual SCIAC champion La Verne...High School: Attended Peninsula High School in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, where he was a member of the baseball team...Personal: Attends Pitzer College...Hobbies include surfing, snowboarding, hiking, traveling, and spending time with family and friends...Favorite book is The Shadow Of The Wind and favorite movies are the Lord of the Rings trilogy...Lists "Genetics" as the most interesting course he has taken while at Pitzer.