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    Ozzie Lewis
    Ozzie Lewis

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Sylmar, Calif.

    High School:
    Kennedy

    Height / Weight:
    6-5 / 210

    Position:
    Outfield

    Birthdate:
    03/21/1986

    Bats/Throws:
    Right/Right

    Fresno State: (2006) Appeared in 49 games and started 31 ... Earned WAC Tournament MVP after hitting .588 with two home runs and two doubles in four games ... Also earned All-WAC Tournament Team Outfielder ... Recorded a total of four hits in eight at bats in a series against Utah Valley State (2/17/06-2/19/06) ... Added four hits in five at bats in a win against Sacramento State on (5/25/06) ... Hit a grand slam 4/2/06 at New Mexico State and was one of three Bulldogs to do so last year ... Has not made an error in the outfield in two years ... Recorded 151 at bats and landed 50 hits ... Also recorded 30 runs, 23 RBI's with eight doubles on six home runs and six walks on a .331 batting average.

    Fresno State: (2005) Played in 27 games, starting in 10 of them ... Started the opener against Stanford (1/29) ... garnered his first hit against Stanford the following day, going one for two (1/30) ... was one for two against Chicago State, driving in three runs (2/27) ... one for one in a pinch hit appearance against Louisiana Tech (4/17 ... two for three against San Jose State, getting a start and hitting a double and a triple (5/6).

    Kennedy High School: Three-year letterwinner under head coach Manny Alvarado ... holds the school record for most triples in a season ... team captain his senior year ... hit .380 with eight homers his junior season to earn first-team All-Mission Valley League accolades ... led team to 22-8 record ... named team's "clutch" player of the year ... batted .350 with five home runs as a sophomore to garner second-team all-league honors ... recipient of team's gold glove award ... scholar-athlete ... also lettered in football as a wide receiver and quarterback his sophomore year ... alma mater of Anaheim Angels outfielder Garret Anderson and Chicago White Sox pitcher Jon Garland.

    Other Teams: American Legion, Dodger Elite Team, California Diamond Kings, Cardinal Scout Team.

    Personal: Ozzie Marcellus Lewis II was born March 21, 1986, in Van Nuys, Calif. ... son of Ozzie and Rhonda Lewis ... father is a probation supervisor and mother is a human resources executive ... has one sister, Jazzmin ... enjoys snowboarding, traveling and playing video games ... favorite athlete is Jackie Robinson because he paved the way for diversity in baseball ... biggest athletic thrill is every time he hits a home run ... interested in pursuing in coaching/teaching ... chose to attend Fresno State because of the coaching staff ... also recruited by Clemson, New Mexico, High Point and Alcorn State.

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