Graduated from FallbrookHigh School in Fallbrook, Calif., in 2005 ... Earned four varsity letters for coach Matt Parker ... Team captain his senior year ... 2005 San Diego Division I Player of the Year .. Second all-time among preps in San Diego in hits (211) and third in home runs (41) ... Tied current Oakland A’s third baseman Eric Chavez for the most hits in a single season in San Diego (63) ... Batted .540 as a sophomore, .520 as a junior, .485 as a freshman and .452 as a senior ... Holds Fallbrook school records for hits, home runs, runs scored, average, walks and RBI ... Team won the Avocado League title his junior and senior seasons
Full name: David Allen Plante ... Born: 9/26/86 in Everett, Wash. ... Son of Barbara and Rich Plante ... Both parents are graduates of OregonState ... Has two sisters, Kaley and Kristen Plante, and one brother, Ryan ... Is undecided in area of academic pursuit.