Spartans defeated MW regular season champion Nevada in an elimination game at the tournament.
Every Spartan starter crossed home plate with a run scored.
The Spartans have at least two ways to qualify for the upcoming Mountain West Tournament.
The Spartans look to make up for a 5-2 loss to the Gaels earlier in the season.
Spartans move into sole possession of third place in the Mountain West.
San Jose State swept the Falcons after defeating Air Force 3-1 Saturday at Municipal Stadium.
AT SAN JOSÉ STATE: Completed his fourth season with the Spartans… Has started at first base, third base and designated hitter in his Spartan career… 2016 & 2017 Academic All-Mountain West honoree.
2018: 2018 Mountain West All-Tournament Team…Appeared in 54 games, started in 52 (46 3B, 6 DH)… Second on team with 36 RBI’s, second on team with 12 doubles, and third on team in batting average at .330…Sixth toughest batter to strikeout in the Mountain West; Struck out just 20 times in 200 at-bats…First in the Mountain West and 25th in the nation with seven sacrifice flies…In conference play he ranked 10th in the MW in batting average at .349…Season-high four-hits against Fresno State (4/14) & UNLV (5/6)...Season-high four RBI against Nevada at the Mountain West Tournament 5/25…Finished season on a 14 game hit streak (5/5-5/26). (Game-by-Game Statistics).
2017: Played in 36 games, starting in 33... Started in all but one game at third base (other start was at first base)... Finished the season with a 17-game bases reached streak... Batted .290 in 107 at-bats... Batted in all spots of the batting order except first and third... Batted the most (12 games) out of the fifth spot... Recorded nine multiple hit games... Season-high three hits and two RBI versus Air Force (4/22)... Swiped a career-high five bases.
2016: Started in all 32 games played, 20 at third base and 12 as the designated hitter… Batted .342 in 114 at-bats… Batted in the middle of the order in 30 of his 32 games… Recorded 12 multiple hit games including a team high four three-hit games… Second on the team with 11 doubles and two triples… Had a seven-game hitting streak (3/5-3/19), going 13 for 31 during the streak… Season-high two RBIs against Loyola Marymount (2/28) and Air Force (3/12).
2015: Played in the most games (53) and made the most starts (50) of any Spartan freshman…Started 41 games at third base, eight at first and one as the designated hitter…His .255 batting average was the highest of any Spartan freshman…Tied for the team lead in doubles with 12 and sacrifice flies with three…Drove in 19 runs and collected 68 total bases…Added a triple and two home runs…Tallied the third-most at-bats (188) and hits (48) on the team…Recorded nine two-hit games and three three-hit efforts… Reached base safely in 12 consecutive games (3/3-3/22)… Posted a 2-for-5 effort against Stanford with a double and run scored (3/3)… First career three-hit game came against Cal Poly (3/10)… Went 2-for-3 with a triple and two RBIs at UC Irvine (3/13)… First career home run came at Washington State (4/17), second at No. 24 Nevada (4/26).
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Colfax (Calif.) High School…Lettered four times in baseball and twice in basketball for the Falcons…As a junior in 2013, hit .513 with 36 runs scored, nine doubles, three triples, three home runs and 37 RBIs…Led the Falcons to the Division III championship game…Capped off his standout prep career by posting a .551 batting average with 32 runs scored, 10 doubles, five triples, six home runs and 27 RBIs in his senior campaign…Set Colfax High School single-season records for batting average (.551) and RBIs (37)…Also owns career records of games played (75), hits (105), runs scored (85), doubles (27) and RBIs (108)…Named first-team All-Pioneer Valley League as a freshman, sophomore and junior…Was the MVP of the PVL as a senior and garnered first-team All-Metro and all-state honors…Also earned All-Capitol League recognition as a junior and senior.
MORE ON DAVID: A communication studies major… Aspires to be an anesthesiologist’s assistant... Parents are Dave and Laura Campbell…Has two older sisters, Kayla and Cassandra…Enjoys hunting, fishing and hanging out with friends in his free time…Native of Grass Valley, Calif. …Now calls Colfax, Calif., his hometown.