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# Jake Gallaway -

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: IF
: Rancho Cucamonga, CA , California
/:  R/R
: 5-8
: 160 lbs
: Freshman
Draft Status:

COLLEGE:  Completed freshman season at University of California Riverside in Spring of 2012 … Started 19 of 23 played in, batted .212 with 14 hits, 2 triples, 8 runs, & 11 RBI …
HIGH SCHOOL:  Played for Coach Don Furnald at Etiwanda High School in the Baseline League in Rancho Cucamonga, CA … Named 2010 and 2011 All-League … Awarded 2010 Defensive MVP and 2011 Team MVP … Played in the 2011 Riverside vs. San Bernardino All-Star game and North vs. South All-Star game … Played for two years on the Yankee Scout Team … Led his team in hits, batting average and steals in 2011 … Participated in the AVID program for four years … Graduated with a 3.5 GPA …

PERSONAL:  Son of Jim and Camille Gallaway … Uncle, Mike Gallego, plays 3rd base for the Oakland A’s & has played for 13 years in MLB … Majoring in Business … Roots for the Oakland A’s & Colorado Rockies … Favorite athletes:  Trey Tolowitzki & Lance Armstrong ... Enjoys the book “It’s Not About the Bike; My Journey Back to Life” by Lance Armstrong … Watches “Tosh.O” and “Man vs. Food” … Favorite movies:  “Moneyball” & “The Sandlot” … Favorite foods:  tamales & his mom’s chicken tacos … Listens to Mac Miller & Jason Aldean … Enjoys hanging out with friends & playing “MLB the Show” … His most memorable sports achievement has been playing in the CIF Division 2 Championship at Dodger Stadium in 2011 … His dad has been the biggest influence on him as an athlete because he has always taught him that hard work pays off … Decided to go to UCR because of the great coaching staff & style of play … As an athlete at UCR, his goals are to win conference & national championships.