2008... Saw action in 13 games, starting in seven ... Had a career day in the start vs. Fairfield (2/23) stepping to the plate a career-high six times and recording a career-high three runs in the contest. He also registered his only double of the season ... Went 2-for-3, including his first career home run, in a start vs. Miami (4/23). On the day, he also collected a career-high tying two RBI.
2007... Started four games and played in 10 as a sophomore ... Had his best game of the season at Western Carolina (3/10) tallying a career-high three hits and finishing 3-for-7 at the plate ... Also scored the first run of his career and had a career-high two runs against WCU ... Knocked his first double in that same game and finished with a career-high two RBI ... Added to the Toledo rout by going 1-for-1 with an RBI double to give Xavier its 23rd and final run of the game ... Two of his four hits on the season were doubles.
2006... Played in eight games on the season and started two ... Made his first collegiate start at Louisville (2/22) ... Notched first RBI on a sacrifice fly in second start at No. 26 Winthrop (2/25) ... Earned his first collegiate hit the next day going 1-for-1 in pinch-hitting role at No. 26 Winthrop (2/26) ... Drew first two walks of his career in debut at Louisville (2/22) ... Was hampered by injury late in the season.
High School... Played for head coach Eric Borba ... Outfielder for two seasons for nationally known De La Salle High School ... Named the top hitter in the ABA Showcase ... Named to the Team One Top 40 list ... Helped the team to back-to-back Northern California Championships ... Team had a combined record of 46-10 over his junior and senior seasons and was ranked the #3 team in the west by USA Today.
Personal... A political science major ... Born Aug. 21, 1986 in Danville, Calif. ...Parents are Harold and Teresa Bonnikson ... Is a member of the Student Government Association and has volunteered for Habitat for Humanity.
|At Bats||6||Once; last vs. Fairfield (February 23, 2008)|
|Runs||3||Once; last vs. Fairfield (February 23, 2008)|
|Hits||2||Twice; most recent vs. Miami University (April 23, 2008)|
|Doubles||1||Once; last vs. Fairfield (February 23, 2008)|
|RBIs||2||Once; last vs. Miami University (April 23, 2008)|
|Homeruns||1||Once; last vs. Miami University (April 23, 2008)|
|Total Bases||5||Once; last vs. Miami University (April 23, 2008)|
|Strikeouts||2||Twice; most recent vs. Vanderbilt (March 2, 2008)|
|Sac flies||1||Once; last vs. South Alabama (February 24, 2008)|
|Runners LOB||3||Twice; most recent vs. Vanderbilt (March 2, 2008)|
|Walks||1||Three Times; most recent vs. Youngstown State (March 15, 2008)|
|Putouts||3||Once; last vs. Iowa (February 29, 2008)|