20 Ozzy Braff
Ozzy  Braff

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Palo Alto, Calif.

Last College:
Whitman College

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 195

Position:
INF

Experience:
1V

Bats/Throws:
R/R


05/25/2017

Shane Timmons Named Second Team All-Mountain West

Timmons finished top-10 in the conference in multiple batting categories during MW play.

07/06/2016

64 Spartan Student-Athletes Honored As Academic All-MW

The Spartans finished the 2015-16 school year with 135 academic all-conference honors.

07/06/2016

64 Spartan Student-Athletes Honored As Academic All-MW

The Spartans finished the 2015-16 school year with 135 academic all-conference honors.

05/21/2016

Aztecs Spoil Spartans’ Senior Day In Rain-Shortened Affair

Five seniors played their last game at Municipal Stadium.

05/04/2016

Diamond Sports Sweep Player Of The Month Honors

Jessie Hufstetler belted seven home runs during April and won two national player of the week awards.

AT SAN JOSÉ STATE: In his second season with the Spartans…A 2015 Second Team All-Mountain West selection at second base after hitting a team-best .373 in conference play…Joined the Spartans after two standout years at Whitman College.

2015: Named a Second Team All-Mountain West selection at second base…Missed the first 19 games of the season with a hand injury…Hit at a team-best .298 clip on the year…Collected 31 hits and drew 16 walks in 104 at-bats…Posted a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage in 133 chances at second base…Led the team with a .373 average in 67 conference at-bats…Picked up his first hit as a Spartan at Fresno State & later added two more (3/22)… Reached base safely in 12 consecutive games and hit safely in 10 (3/29-5/5)… Went 8-for-10 with a double, three walks, two runs scored and an RBI against SDSU (4/10-12)… Doubled twice, scored three times and drove in three at New Mexico (5/10).

WHITMAN COLLEGE: Played two seasons at Whitman College, an NCAA Division III school in Walla Walla, Wash. …Played in 39 games and made 38 starts in his sophomore campaign…Hit .358 with 40 runs scored, 10 doubles, a triple, five home runs and 17 RBIs in 151 at-bats…Named a second-team All-Northwest Conference selection in 2014.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Palo Alto (Calif.) High School…Played football and baseball for the Vikings…Part of the 2012 baseball team that won the De Anza League crown with a 13-1 record in league play…Hit .413 with 10 doubles, two triples, a home run and 21 RBIs as a junior in 2011…Recorded a .333 average with seven doubles, four triples, a home run and a team-high 26 RBIs in his senior campaign.

OZZY: Majoring in psychology…Parents are Jon and Colleen Braff…Older brother, T.J., played baseball at Santa Clara University…Enjoys playing guitar and spending time with his family in his free time…Native of Redwood City, Calif. …Now calls Palo Alto, Calif., his hometown.

CAREER STATISTICS

Year Avg. GP-GS AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI TB Slg% BB HBP SO OB% Fld%
2015 .298 31-28 104 17 31 7 0 0 6 38 .365 16 1 23 .397 1.000