9 - Russell Havens|
|Previous School:||Yavapai JC|
PRIOR TO SACRAMENTO STATE
Played two seasons at Yavapai College in Prescott, Ariz. for coach Sky Smeltzer and the Roughriders...went 7-0 with a 2.61 ERA as a sophomore...struck out 52 batters in 62 innings...posted a 4-2 mark as a sophomore...appeared in 13 games out of the bullpen...struck out 32 batters in 30 innings.
A 2007 graduate of Imperial HS in Imperial, Calif...four year letterwinner for coach Richard Diaz...went 6-5 as a senior, posting a 1.61 ERA...struck out 107 batters in 74 innings pitched...was named Imperial Valley League pitcher of the year and second team all-section...earned first team all-section honors as a junior after striking out 73 batters in 60.1 innings...was also named Imperial Valley League pitcher of the year and player of the year by the Imperial Valley Press.
Born Oct. 10, 1989...parents are Gary and Julie Havens...majoring in communication studies.