|Hometown:||Lake Forest, Calif.|
|Previous College:||Cypress College (Calif.)|
2011: Started all 52 games as a sophomore for the Pirates ... Hit .294 with eight doubles and 25 RBIs ... 19 multi-hit games ... Notched four hits against California (Pa.) on March 5 ... Drove in three runs on three hits vs. West Liberty State on March 3 ... Also drove in three runs vs. Kutztown on March 8 ... Member of the PBC Presidential Honor Roll.
JUNIOR COLLEGE: Played for one season at Cypress College (Calif.) ... Hit .285 with one home run and 28 RBI.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for three seasons at El Toro HS ... Two-time All-League honoree ... Two-year team captain who helped lead the Chargers to the CIF section crown.
PERSONAL: Born December 29, 1989, in Fullerton, Calif. ... Hometown is Lake Forest, Calif. ... Son of Vicki Damato and Bob Barnhill ... Sister, Lindsay Strodl, ran track at Cal State Fullerton ... Majoring in liberal studies ... Enjoys playing guitar, surfing and cooking ... Lists Josh Hamilton as a favorite sports personality.