Ryan Ponce
Ryan  Ponce

Anaheim, Calif.

High School:
Savanna HS


Savanna High School: Four-year letterwinner as a pitcher, first baseman and second baseman .... ... played his last three seasons under head coach Harold Mitchell ... posted a 8-3 record with a 3.41 ERA his senior year as the team won the Orange League title ... first-team all-league honoree ... team earned berth in CIF playoffs his junior year ... led team to Orange League title and California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) playoffs his sophomore season ... all-league selection as a pitcher and first baseman ... lettered his freshman year at Sevite High School.

Other Teams: Long Beach Connie Mac, Orange County Connie Mac, Glendale /Southern California Panthers Tournament Team, Saddleback Valley Devils.

Personal: Jesse Ryan Ponce III was born Dec. 18, 1984, in Anaheim, Calif. ... son of Jesse and Doreen Ponce ... father is a glaizer and mother is a food service manager and hairstylist ... has one sister, Kristen ... favorite athlete is Derek Jeter ... biggest athletic thrill was winning Savanna High School's first league championship in 22 years his sophomore year ... chose to attend Fresno State because of the baseball and academics programs and the coaching staff ... also recruited by Arizona State, Long Beach State, UC Davis and Georgetown.

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