|Previous College:||Riverside College|
Backup outfielder and pinch hitter … batted .188 (3-16) while appearing in 18 games, including one starts (Feb. 28 at Florida International) … collected a pinch hit and later scored a run at Southern Utah (April 16) … went 2-for-3 with three RBI and a home run at IPFW (April 30) … handled seven chances in nine games in the outfield without an error … drew a walk and later scored during a pinch hit appearance against North Dakota State (May 22).
Appeared in six contests with two starts before suffering a season-ending injury... went 2-for-9 with two doubles and a RBI.
Prior to ORU
Spent two seasons at Riverside CC... helped lead Riverside to state championship in 2007 and a third-place showing last season.
Graduated from Arlington High School in Riverside, Calif., in 2006... selected to all-league team in 2004 and 2006... helped lead Riverside to the 2004 CIF Championship played at Dodger Stadium... also lettered in football.
Full name is Jeremiah Thomas Mejia... son of Jerry and Jana Mejia... born on Sept. 4, 1987 in Orange County, Calif... majoring in business at ORU... father, Jerry, played collegiate football at Long Beach State.