UC Davis Baseball Hall of Fame 1985 Team

1985 UC Davis Baseball Team

Inducted 2001

Northern California Athletic Conference Champion team scored more runs (367), hit more home runs (62), pounded out more hits (487) and batted in more runs (330) than any UCD team before. With 30 Wins against only 19 Losses and 20-10 record in NCAC, it dominated strong schedule including victories over Division I programs Santa Clara University, University of Pacific, St. Mary’s College and University of San Francisco.

uc davis baseball hall of fame team from 1985


Hit .302 as team. Landed four players on All-Northern California Athletic Conference First Team. Strong pitching staff featured NCAC Pitcher of Year.

Three players each hit 13 home runs during last campaign at old Joseph Main Diamond adjacent to Toomey Field. One of most noteworthy offensive powerhouses in school annals.

Joe Breider, catcher

Andy Calbreath, pitcher

Gary Conn, outfield

John Emme, pitcher

Chris Ernesto, pitcher

Dan Fennochio, outfield

Doug Franklin, catcher

Mike Garbooshian, outfield

Jim Grant, third base

Dan Hayes, outfield

Chris Kjome, pitcher

Scott Kelly, catcher

Kurt Koeppen, first base/dh

John LeBeau, first base

Jeff Myers, pitcher

Scott Nakaji, pitcher

Bill Parker, pitcher

Steve Roberts, outfield

Scott Ruther, outfield

Ken Tappin, pitcher

Dave Vanderpan, shortstop

Rich Waltz, second base

Brian Williams, pitcher

Jamie Williams, second base

Phil Swimley, Head Coach

Mike Garcia, Assistant Coach

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