|High School:||Oaks Christian|
ENTERING THE 2013-2014 SEASON: Hit by a pitch 18 times tying him for ninth in a career at the school … Holds a .990 fielding percentage which ties for fifth best in a career.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2013: Named to the first team All-Patriot League … Appeared and started in all 53 games in right field … Batted a team and career-high .338 … Scored a team and career-high 46 runs tying for second in a single-season … Brought in 25 runs and scored a team-leading 65 runs … Recorded a team-high 198 at-bats which tie for third in the single season at-bats record … Had 67 hits ranking fourth in a single season … Hit three home runs, three triples and 14 doubles …. Committed no errors on 119 chances for a team leading 1.000 fielding percentage which ties for first in a single season at the school … Reached a total of 96 bases, tying him for ninth most bases in a single season and second in the league … Stole 15 bases which rank sixth in a single season … Led the league with 235 plate appearances … Ranked second in the league in fielding percentage, tied for third in home runs, third in batting average, sixth in triples and seventh in doubles … His .485 slugging percentage ranked fourth in the league … Had 20 multiple hit games including six with more than three hits … Scored at least one run in 12 games and batted in at least one run in 15 games … Named Patriot League Player of the week (2/25) … Batted 3-for-3 in games against San Diego (3/9) and Temple (2/24) … Hit 3-for-4 with two runs against Marist (4/3) … Had at least one hit in 42 of 53 games … Hit first career home run against Michigan (3/10) going 2-for-4 with two runs and two RBIs … Also homered in back-to-back games against Lafayette (4/7) … Had a season-high three RBIs against Nevada (3/2)... Member of the Holy Cross Leadership Academy and SAAC.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012: Played in 50 games
and made 38 starts in the outfield … Had a .242 batting
average with 29 hits … Scored 19 runs on the year, in
addition to posting four doubles, one triple and 11 RBIs …
Stole six bases in 10 attempts … Had nine multi-hit games,
including a trio of three-hit contests against Texas A&M
(2/24), Bucknell (4/1) and Army (4/29) … Went 3-for-4 with a
run scored and a double in his first collegiate game at Texas
A&M (2/24) … Was 2-for-4 with two runs scored, an RBI
and a pair of stolen bases against Albany (3/17) … Made only
two errors in 75 opportunities for a .973 fielding percentage
… Also had two outfield assists … Named to the
Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played three seasons of varsity baseball as a centerfielder for head coach Tim Penprase at Oaks Christian H.S. ... Named team MVP as a senior … Named first team All-Tri Valley League as a junior and League MVP as a senior … Named a National Christian School Athletic Association All-American as a senior, in addition to being the Ventura County Baseball Coaches Association Player of the Year … Team won the conference championship in his junior and senior years … Batted .419 in his career with 103 hits, 101 runs scored and 62 stolen bases … Holds high school single-season and career records for hits, runs scored and stolen bases ... Member of 2004 Little League World Series national champion team … Represented Team USA in the 2005 Goodwill Series held in Beijing … Played club baseball for the Chicago White Sox Scout Team.
PERSONAL: Son of Kevin and Bonnie Ocello … Majoring in Chemistry.
Ocello's Career Statistics