Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
Fresno City College
Played two seasons at Fresno City College in Fresno, Calif. ... Batted .430 his sophomore season, fifth among California JC players ... Led the state in the postseason with a .552 average ... Named first-team All-Central Valley his sophomore year ... Batted .449 as a freshman in 2004.
Graduated from Clovis West High School in Fresno, Calif., in 2003 where he earned three varsity letters in baseball for coach Tim Thiessen ... Two-time All-Clovis selection ... Named first-team all-conference and all-valley his senior year ... Also earned two varsity letters at Clovis West as the football team’s starting QB ... Football team captain his senior year ... Was a member of the Clovis West Honor Roll.
Full name: Jason Avedis Sadoian ... Born 8/12/84 in Fresno, Calif. ... Son of Richard and Anna Sadoian ... Father graduated from Fresno State ... Has one sister, Allison ... Is a pre-health major.