C.J. Ziegler Bio
Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
Pima Community College
Played two years at Pima Community College in Tucson, Ariz., for head coach Edger Soto ... Team captain his sophomore season ... Led the ACCAC in home runs in 2006 ... Named second-team all-conference as a sophomore.
Graduated from Canyon Del Oro High School in Tucson, Ariz., in 2004 where he earned three varsity letters in baseball for head coach Keith Francis, UA’s current volunteer assistant coach ... Two-time team captain in 2003 and 2004 ... 2004 Arizona state player of the year ... Named all-state his senior season ... Holds CDO’s career and single-season batting average and home run records ... Also earned two varsity letters in football as a quarterback for the Dorados ... Holds the CDO records for most passing yards in a game, most touchdown passes and highest completion percentage.
Was named a 2006 all-star in the Costal Plain League after leading the league in home runs, slugging percentage and on base percentage ... Participated at the 2003 Area Code Games in Long Beach, Calif.
Full name: Craig James Ziegler ... Born: 11/27/85 in Tucson, Ariz. ... Son of Mark and Kimberly Ziegler ... Both parents are graduates of Arizona ... Has a younger brother, Nick, and two younger sisters Stephanie and Becca ... Has listed his major as history with a minor in business.