2013 (junior): Played in 43 games and started in 32 as a first baseman, third baseman, and designated hitter ... Led the team in walks with 18 ... Finished the season with a .360 on-base percentage ... Tallied 22 RBIs and three home runs ... Had three multi-hit games during the season ... In March, had consecutive games where he combined to go four-for-seven with five RBIs and a home run.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played two varsity seasons of baseball for head coach Pat Tellers at Sonora High School in La Habra, Calif. ... Captained the squad as a junior and senior... Helped the Raiders to a 20-7 record as a senior, earning the team's batting title (.388, two doubles and 24 RBIs) and defensive player of the year honors... Led Sonora to a 24-3 clip as a junior, and was named the team's defensive player of the year... Earned All-Freeway League honors in 2008 and 2009 as a first baseman.
PERSONAL: Born May 6, 1991 to Robert and Donna Gonzales in La Habra, Calif. ... Father, Robert, owns the Hitting Zone indoor hitting facility... Mother, Donna, is a manager for United Health finance department... Majoring in applied health... Plans to pursue a professional baseball career or attend physician's assistant school after graduating... Enjoys fishing and working out.