The Spartans have at least two ways to qualify for the upcoming Mountain West Tournament.
Spartans get first series victory on the road this season.
Every Spartan in the batting order recorded at least one hit in a season-high 21-hit attack.
Aaron Pleschner had his first four-hit game of career going 4-4 in the loss against the Falcons.
Spartans defeat Dartmouth for the third time in program history.
San Jose State swept the Falcons after defeating Air Force 3-1 Saturday at Municipal Stadium.
AT SAN JOSÉ STATE: Completed his third season with the Spartans… Played at SJSU during the 2015 season and at San Joaquin Delta College in 2016 before returning to San José State.
2018: Played and started in 48 games (43 RF, 5 DH)…Batted primarily out of the cleanup spot in the order…Recorded 15 multi-hit games…Batted .280 with 26 runs and 28 RBI…Best performance of the season was against Pac-12 opponent Utah when he went 4-for-5 with two doubles, scoring three runs, and drove one run in…Recorded a hit in every game against Fresno State, batting .454 with eight RBI and four runs in the six game series. (Game-by-Game Statistics).
2017: Played in 48 games, starting in 47... Started 44 games at right field and three as the designated hitter... First on the team in doubles (11)... Second on the team in batting average (.298), slugging percentage (.427) and home runs (4)... Three of his home runs either put the Spartans ahead or tied the game and all three came in the seventh inning or later... Five consecutive hits in the San Diego State series from 3/31 to 4/1... Had 14 multi-hit games, including five three-hit games... Season-high nine game hitting streak (4/28-5/10).
SAN JOAQUIN DELTA COLLEGE (2016): Played one season at San Joaquin Delta College in Stockton, Calif. … Coached by Reed Peters… Led the team in home runs with seven while hitting .322 in 143 at-bats… 16 of his 46 hits were for extra bases… Had a .450 on-base percentage and stole 12 bases.
2015: Started in 48 of the 53 games… 47 of his starts were at first base and one as designated hitter… Batted .242 in 182 at-bats with seven extra base hits including two home runs… Finished the season with a 13-game bases reached streak… 10 multiple-hit games including a three-hit game against New Mexico (5/9)… Hit a home run against Pac-12 foes Oregon State (5/25) and Washington State (4/18)… Season-high 14 putouts against Northern Colorado (2/21) and Santa Clara (5/12).
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended De La Salle High School in Concord, Calif. …Lettered twice in both baseball and football…Quarterbacked the Spartans to a 15-0 record and CIF Open Division State Championship victory over Centennial in 2012 and 14-1 record and CIF Open Division State Championship berth in 2013…Threw for 2,772 yards, rushed for another 874 and accounted for 53 total touchdowns in his career…Enjoyed a standout junior year on the baseball field, posting a .424 batting average with six doubles, three home runs and 28 RBIs…As a senior in 2014, hit a team-high .398 with nine doubles, a home run and 14 RBIs…Earned second-team All-East Bay Athletic League recognition as a senior and third team honors as a junior.
MORE ON CHRIS: Mother is Shelley Williams… Older brother, Anthony, played wide receiver at UNLV… Enjoys fishing in his free time... Native of Bakersfield, Calif. … Now calls Antioch, Calif., his hometown.