The Waves visited summer ball leagues from coast to coast this offseason.
Pepperdine bounced back from a tough weekend at Gonzaga with a big win on Thursday.
The teams will complete their four-game series tomorrow.
Baseball vs. LMU (4/22/2017
Baseball vs. Gonzaga (4/1/2017)
Baseball vs. Long Beach (3/18/2017)
Baseball vs. Saint Joseph's (2/18/17)
SOPHOMORE/2017: Made 11 starts in 17 appearances on the mound for Pepperdine … Was 4-5 with a 4.34 ERA in 76.2 innings pitched … Opponents batted .234 against him … Tied for the team lead with 72 strikeouts, walked 42 batters … Started the season in the bullpen before starting eight straight appearances to end the year … Struck out a career-high nine batters against Fresno State (3/7) … Tossed a career-best 7.2 innings against Saint Mary’s (5/14) … Tossed at least 6.0 innings in seven of his last eight starts.
FRESHMAN/2016: Appeared in 17 games on the mound and made three starts during his freshman campaign with the Waves … Went 3-3 with a 4.70 ERA in 44.0 innings pitched … Struck out 13 batters and walked 23, with opponents hitting .280 against him … Threw a season-high 7.0 innings against Columbia (3/13) for his first collegiate win … Struck out a season-best three batters against CSUN (5/17), picking up the in with 4.2 relief innings.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played two and a half years of varsity at Cathedral Catholic High School in San Diego, Calif. under Head Coach Gary Remiker … During his career, compiled a 2.79 ERA, 12 wins and 75 strikeouts in 120.1 innings pitched … During his senior year, awarded Eastern League’s Most Valuable Pitcher award.
CLUB: Played for the San Diego Show, and won the 14U WWBA Championship.
PERSONAL: Born Jonathan Gregory Pendergast to Greg and Lisa Pendergast … Father is a commercial insurance broker, and mother is a CPA and bookkeeper… has two younger siblings, Michael and Jessica … Would like to be a CEO of his own company after graduating Pepperdine with a business degree … Chose Pepperdine because he “loved the feel of the school; it reminded me of home. Also, because of the good baseball.”
FAVORITES: Matt Harvey (Pro Athlete)… San Diego Padres (Pro Team)… The Lone Survivor (Book)… Inception (movie)… Family Guy (TV Show)… Kendrick Lamar (Musical Artist)… Fish (Food)… Football (Sport besides Baseball)