Fresno State's Jake Alvarez, Garrett Mundell, Brody Russell and Taylor Tempel have competed at a high level in summer ball up in Alaska.
A total of 71 Fresno State student-athletes were honored as part of a league-record 623 Mountain West scholar athletes.
Fresno State sophomore Jordan Brink finished an incredible weekend with a dominating complete game victory over the Air Force Falcons with a career-best 12 strikeouts.
The Fresno State baseball team recorded its second doubleheader sweep of Air Force with two more wins on Saturday at Beiden Field.
Fresno State sophomore right-hander Derick Velazquez pitched 7.1 scoreless innings to help the Bulldogs even their series with Nevada and set up a rubber game on Saturday.
Last Updated: August 19, 2013
2013 (SOPHOMORE): Made 46 appearances, earning 37 starts ... finished the season with a .239 batting average and a .988 fielding percentage ... had 33 hits, eight doubles, one triple and two home runs ... scored 17 runs and had 11 RBIs ... was a perfect 9-for-9 on stolen bases ... selected to the 2013 Alaska Baseball League All-Star Game ... named 2013 Academic All-MW ... had seven multi-hit games.
2012 (FRESHMAN): Played in 42 games, earning 21 starts ... hit his first home run against San Francisco on March 10 ... recorded 17 hits, eight runs, four RBI and two doubles ... batted .191 with a fielding percentage of .979 ... named to 2012 Academic All-WAC team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Clovis High School ... three-time letterwinner in baseball ... earned Sussano Blanket award ... played outfield and pitched.
Personal: Born Jan. 4, 1993 in Clovis, Calif. ... son of Doug and Caley Tempel ... has younger sister, Kayla ... intends to major in business-finance ... also recruited by San Jose State ... hobbies include longboarding and hanging with friends ... favorite athlete is Steven Jackson ... biggest thrill was hitting a home run at Clovis High School ... chose Fresno State because he wants to win.